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Porsche Cayenne Reviews from Consumer Reports

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Porsche Cayenne Reviews

The Porsche Cayenne is a 4-door SUV offered in a AWD 4dr GTS, AWD 4dr S, AWD 4dr S E-Hybrid, AWD 4dr, AWD 4dr Diesel, AWD 4dr Turbo and AWD 4dr Turbo S. The powertrains include 3.0-liter V6 hybrid (416 hp), 3.0-liter V6 turbodiesel (240 hp), 3.6-liter V6 (300 hp), 3.6-liter V6 turbo (420 hp), 3.6-liter V6 turbo (440 hp), 4.8-liter V8 turbo (520 hp) and 4.8-liter V8 turbo (570 hp) engines, and 6-speed manual and 8-speed automatic transmissions. It is AWD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 16 mpg city to 23 mpg highway. The Cayenne uses Premium fuel.

Competing models include Acura MDX, Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class and Lexus NX.

Last Model Reviewed: 2011

Reviewed Porsche Cayennes from Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports has placed the following models through over 50 tests at our test track:

  • 2011 Porsche Cayenne Base V6
  • 2008 Porsche Cayenne S V8

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