Fuel consumption* Cayenne: Urban in l/100 km (mpg) 15.9 (17.8)-8.4 (33.2); Extra urban in l/100 km (mpg) 8.5 (33.2)-6.5 (43.5); Combined in l/100 km (mpg) 11.5 (24.6)-7.2 (39.2); CO2 emissions in g/km 270-189.
In the Cayenne S Diesel beats the heart of a pure-bred athlete. The smooth-running 4.2-litre V8 turbo-diesel engine is both efficient and extremely powerful. Generating 281 kW (382 hp), it enables the car to sprint from 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph) in 5.7 seconds and reach a top speed of 252 km/h (156 mph). Maximum torque is an impressive 850 Nm, while fuel consumption comes in at just 8.3 l/100 km (34 mpg) in the combined test cycle.
The highest performing V8 turbo-diesel in its class, it is assisted by twin turbocharger units arranged in parallel – one for each bank of cylinders. Incoming air is passed through a shared filter and compressed by the turbine units. Its temperature is then reduced in the twin intercooler system before it is fed through to the engine.
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* The latest Porsche models are designed to operate on fuels with an ethanol content of up to 10%. Data determined for standard specification and in the NEDC (New European Driving Cycle) in accordance with the Euro 5 (715/2007/EC and 692/2008/EC) measurement method. The figures do not refer to an individual vehicle nor do they constitute part of the offer. They are intended solely as a means of comparing different types of vehicle. You can obtain further information about individual vehicles from your Porsche Centre.
Consumption figures were obtained on the basis of standard equipment. Special equipment may affect consumption and performance.