Skip to main content

Report: Porsche increasing Cayenne production

2011 Porsche Cayenne Turbo – Click above for high-res image gallery Porsche plans on doubling its sales totals to 200,000 units by 2018, and utility vehicles will be a big part of that volume push. In fact, the Cayenne is already the best-selling Porsche, and that likely won't change any time soon. Automotive News reports that Porsche plans to increase Cayenne production by 10 per cent this year and 20 per cent in 2012 to help satiate worldwide demand. The recently revamped utility vehicle is in demand around the world, and in China buyers have to wait 12 months for the chance... Read More

  • 0
    Porsche Cayenne
    Review: 2013 Porsche Cayenne 6-speed
    1367599500

    Porsche's well-rounded SUV keeps your left foot in the game While the race for more gears inside a transmission continues, there are still buyers who want to get back to basics. It seems 8-speed boxes are in everything now and Volkswagen has just promised a 10-speed dual clutch unit to wring out ridiculously low fuel consumption. While it seems like ...

  • 0
    Porsche Cayenne
    Spy Shots: 2015 Porsche Cayenne spotted with facelift
    1365025500

    Although it's only been a few years since the current Porsche Cayenne was introduced, Porsche seems to be working on a midcycle update for its big SUV possibly in time to welcome the smaller Macan. As seen in these recent spy shots, it looks like the Cayenne will be getting a minor face- and butt-lift, but it's hard to say what other changes are in store ...

  • 0
    Porsche Cayenne
    Review: 2013 Porsche Cayenne Diesel Road Test Review
    1358618820

    A dynamic, sporty SUV with an unexpected difference When Porsche first introduced the Cayenne for the 2004 model year, the five-passenger midsize SUV was a bit of an unexpected departure for the marque, which until then had built sports coupes and convertibles exclusively. Nine years later the Cayenne has been joined by the four-door Panamera sports ...

  • 0
    Porsche Cayenne
    Official: 2013 Porsche Cayenne Turbo S shows up with 550 horsepower
    1350050460

    Porsche has revealed details on the new Cayenne Turbo S, and the most powerful of the company's SUV range will bow with an extra 50 horsepower at its command. That nudges power to 550 hp and 553 pound-feet of torque, clipping 0.1 seconds from the machine's 0-60 mph (96 km/h) dash and upping the top speed by five kilometres per hour (3 mph). The 2013 ...

  • 0
    Porsche Cayenne
    Report: Porsche confirms Sport Turismo styling cues for rest of lineup
    1349288100

    Whether or not it's ever going to be built, the Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo Concept sounds like it will be playing a pivotal role in upcoming Porsche products. Following the car's debut at the Paris Motor Show, Motor Trend sat down with Porsche AG President and CEO, Matthias Müller, to discuss where we might see elements from this stylish concept ...

  • 0
    Porsche Cayenne
    Paris: Porsche unveils more powerful Cayenne S Diesel
    1348783080

    We recently drove the new 2013 Porsche Cayenne Diesel – the automaker's first oil-burning offering here in Canada. But here in Paris, Porsche has pulled the wraps off of a more powerful version of the diesel Cayenne, and on paper, it sure looks sweet. The meat and potatoes of the Cayenne S Diesel package is a twin-turbocharged 4.2-litre V8 that ...

  • 0
    Porsche Cayenne
    Report: Porsche will trim spending and production in 2013
    1348235040

    Automotive News reports Porsche is set to scale back the company's investment spending. The sports car manufacturer expects to see sales decline between five and 10 per cent next year compared to earlier estimates, and the move is aimed to help the company keep its profitability up through 2013. According to Matthias Muller, Porsche brand chief, the cut ...

  • 0
    Porsche Cayenne
    First Drive: 2013 Porsche Cayenne Diesel [w/video]
    1347897420

    Porsche Finally Brings North Americans An Oil Burner North American purists of the Porsche brand, those who broke into tears and sobbed when a sport utility vehicle and five-door hatchback joined their beloved automaker's lineup, are going to need to suck it up once again – diesel has arrived. While Europeans have been embracing and enjoying the ...

  • 0
    Porsche Cayenne
    Official: Porsche Cayenne S Diesel to debut in Paris [w/video]
    1347463800

    For any of our European readers seeking who like the Cayenne Diesel but who have been holding out for a higher-power formula, good news has arrived. Porsche has confirmed earlier rumours by announcing that a more powerful diesel version of its Cayenne SUV will debut at the Paris Motor Show later this month. According to Porsche, the Cayenne S Diesel will ...

  • 0
    Porsche Cayenne
    First Drive: 2013 Porsche Cayenne GTS [w/video]
    1341849420

    Driving Emotion Triumphs Over Brute Horsepower Porsche has delivered more than 430,000 Cayenne sport utility vehicles since its introduction in 2003, which isn't bad for a company that only offered one model, the 911, less than two decades ago. The Cayenne has been such a success because it retains the automaker's basic DNA; all of its countless variants ...