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Porsche Cayenne 2003 4-door SUV
Trim Shown: Sport Utility
The Cayenne is Porsche's first non-sportscar, a mid-sized, luxury car-based SUV about the size of the BMW X5. Built in Germany and developed together with the Volkswagen Touareg, it comes with a choice of two Porsche V8 engines. It's made predominantly for on-road use rather than trailblazing, although low-range gearing and advanced electronics promise some off-road capability. A starting price of about $56,000 for the 340-hp S model grows to almost $90,000 with the powerful, 450-hp V8 of the Turbo. Like the Land Rover Range Rover, the Turbo has an automatically adjustable ride height, which is optional on the S model.

See Reliability page for the latest 2003 Porsche Cayenne recalls.


2 front, 3 rear
Drive Wheels

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Body Styles
4-door SUV
Transmissions Available
  • 6-speed Automatic
Engines Available
  • 4.5-liter V8 twin-turbo (450 hp)
  • 4.5-liter V8 (340 hp)