2019 Porsche Cayenne vs 2018 Porsche Cayenne
2019 Porsche Cayenne 2018 Porsche Cayenne

  Engine

3.0L V6 3.6L V6

  Horsepower

340 252

  0-60 mph

5.9 sec. 4.9 sec.

  Transmission

8-speed automatic 8-speed automatic

2019 Porsche Cayenne vs 2018 Porsche Cayenne

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Porsche continues to live up to its reputation as a luxury brand that releases stunning vehicles each year. The automaker is known to be a leader when it comes to innovative design and performance. Once you're ready to purchase a new luxury SUV, there are a few comparisons to review between the new 2019 Porsche Cayenne and its predecessor to determine the best option.

Performance

Athletic handling is one of the strong suits of the redesigned 2019 Porsche Cayenne, making it a blast to ride. It rides smoothly without compromising on the amount of power that is available. The SUV comes standard with a 3.0-liter V6 base engine that generates 335 horsepower, which is competitive in its class. The engine is responsive but also quiet and creates a cozy cabin that is enjoyable to ride in on the highway.

The engines that are available in the 2018 Porsche Cayenne are powerful. While sitting in the driver's seat, the car feels more like a sports car than an SUV. The precision that is provided with cornering exceeds expectations, making it easy to have complete control of the vehicle due to the refined ride that is provided. Multiple power plants are available to choose from when purchasing the car. The base engine has 300-horsepower and a 3.6-liter V6 transmission. The steering is incredibly responsive, and multiple driving modes are also available depending on if you want increased comfort or a sportier ride.

Appearance

The 2019 Porsche Cayenne's exterior has evolved to include a more futuristic appearance that allows it to look upscale and modern. The tail lights are thin and connected but still exude a minimal design that prevents the car from appearing too flashy.

The handsome exterior of the 2018 Porsche Cayenne makes it stand out in its class as an SUV that has a combination of both athleticism and luxury. The signature oversized lights on the front of the vehicle are what makes the SUV unique compared to other cars in its class. The aggressive design also includes large tail lights and a rear spoiler.

Features

Features that are included in the 2019 Cayenne include a wifi hotspot, a rearview camera, HD radio, five USB ports, dual-zone automatic climate control, a 12.3-inch touchscreen, rear parking sensors, navigation, a 10-speaker audio system, and Apple CarPlay. Many of the features that come standard are upgrades on the previous Cayenne model, which boosts the value of the car and offers more to the driver and passengers. Available options include a panoramic sunroof, a 21-speaker Burmester stereo, an entertainment system in the rear seat, and a 14-speaker Bose stereo.

There are plenty of tech gadgets and features to enjoy in the 2018 Porsche Cayenne, which includes a user-friendly infotainment system, Bluetooth, a USB port, navigation, and dual-zone automatic climate control. Features that are available to add onto the car include Apple CarPlay to sync your smartphone, a 14-speaker Bose premium audio system, a wifi hotspot, a proximity key, quad-zone climate control, a panoramic sunroof, a surround-view camera, and a rear-seat entertainment system. Consumers can increase the level of safety of the vehicle by choosing from lane change assist, adaptive cruise control, emergency brake assist, front and rear parking sensors, and lane departure warning.

If you're interested in obtaining more information about how the 2019 Porsche Cayenne differs from the 2018 Porsche Cayenne, feel free to contact our dealership today and speak to an expert. You can schedule a test drive and also learn about our financing options.

* EPA estimate. Actual mileage may vary.