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Porsche Concept - Idea

Idea

It’s time for a sports car that turns the curve into a code and completely reinterprets passion for the sports car with a compelling mid-engine concept, which provides a low and central centre of...

Porsche Concept - Exterior

Exterior

Character, profile and a clear point of view. These values have been encoded in the Cayman genes since the very beginning. And it certainly shows.

The front is dominated by the prominent wings for...

Porsche Concept - Interior

Interior

The development is focused on the driver. The interior helps the driver concentrate on the essentials. With a feeling of open space and plenty of freedom of movement around the low-positioned...

Porsche Concept - Character

Character

Impressive driving dynamics with practically zero pitch and roll are ensured by the precise, lightweight chassis. Giving you the benefit of a more comfortable and safer drive.

The front section, with...

Porsche Concept - Performance

Performance

The Cayman is equipped with a freerevving 2.7-litre flat-six engine with direct fuel injection (DFI) and VarioCam Plus. It develops 202 kW (275 hp) at 7,400 rpm. The maximum torque of 290 Nm is...

Porsche Concept - Coasting

Coasting

Available with Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK), coasting enables you to save even more fuel where the situation allows. The engine is decoupled from the transmission to prevent deceleration caused by...

Porsche Concept - Manual gearbox

Manual gearbox

The Cayman models are equipped as standard with the six-speed manual transmission. Gearshifts are smooth, precise and optimally adapted to the respective engine characteristics. Shift throws are...

Porsche Concept - Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK)

Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK)

Of course, you could let us take care of the gearshift strategy so that you can devote all your attention to your cornering strategy, with the optional 7-speed Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK) featuring...

Porsche Concept - Exhaust system

Exhaust system

Exhaust system

In the Cayman models, each cylinder bank has its own stainless-steel exhaust tract. Integrated catalytic converters and four corresponding Lambda sensors are used to keep emissions low....

Porsche Concept - Direct fuel injection (DFI)

Direct fuel injection (DFI)

Direct fuel injection (DFI) is featured as standard in the Cayman models. Multi-hole injectors deliver fuel directly into the combustion chamber with millisecond precision. DFI improves the internal...

Porsche Concept - VarioCam Plus System

VarioCam Plus System

VarioCam Plus is a two-in-one engine concept for adjusting the intake camshafts and switching the lift of the intake valves. The system differentiates between driver inputs that typify normal,...

Porsche Concept - Boxer engines

Boxer engines

Inner strength, the will to advance and a clear positioning. These are important prerequisites for the creation of any sports car, and we also found them to be precisely the right requirements for...

Porsche Concept - Integrated dry-sump lubrication

Integrated dry-sump lubrication

Integrated dry-sump lubrication ensures a reliable supply of oil, even when a sporty driving style is adopted and the vehicle is experiencing powerful lateral acceleration. It also features...

Porsche Concept - Efficiency-enhancing measures

Efficiency-enhancing measures

Thermal management

Thanks to the purposeful control of heat flow and the on-demand, gradual activation of the various cooling circuits, the engine and gearbox warm up to normal operating temperature...

Porsche Concept - Steering

Steering

The Cayman models have electromechanical steering. With a variable steering ratio, the steering system responds precisely and directly – and more efficiently. The electric motor uses energy only when...

Porsche Concept - SPORT button and Sport Chrono Package

SPORT button and Sport Chrono Package

SPORT button

The SPORT button on the centre console is fitted as standard. When selected, ‘Sport’ mode is activated to provide a greater response and enhanced driving pleasure. The engine reacts even...

Porsche Concept - Dynamic gearbox mounts

Dynamic gearbox mounts

The Sport Chrono Package also includes dynamic gearbox mounts. This electronically controlled system minimises the oscillations and vibrations of the entire drivetrain, particularly the engine, and...

Porsche Concept - Porsche Torque Vectoring Plus (PTV Plus)

Porsche Torque Vectoring Plus (PTV Plus)

This optional system for increasing dynamic performance and stability varies the distribution of torque to the rear wheels and includes a mechanically locking rear differential.

When the car is driven...

Porsche Concept - Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM)

Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM)

PASM is optional, or standard for the Cayman GTS. This electronic damping control system actively and continuously regulates the damping force for each wheel according to the road conditions and...

Porsche Concept - Wheels and tyre pressure monitoring (TPM)

Wheels and tyre pressure monitoring (TPM)

Performance calls for stability. The Cayman is therefore equipped with 18-inch light-alloy wheels as standard. The Cayman S has 19-inch wheels with a classic five-spoke design, ensuring firm contact...

Porsche Concept - Brakes

Brakes

Performance is reflected in excellent acceleration values. And we take account of both positive and negative acceleration. Which is why Porsche also traditionally sets standards for stopping power...

Porsche Concept - Porsche Ceramic Composite Brake (PCCB)

Porsche Ceramic Composite Brake (PCCB)

From the start, Porsche has been synonymous with motorsport. Ever since 1948, when we found our identity on the racetrack, we have taken the experience we have gained and applied it to the road. The...

Porsche Concept - Lights

Lights

Lights

A design is either fascinating or functional. The front and rear lights of the Cayman models can be both. Clear glass halogen headlights are fitted on the Cayman as standard. The Cayman S is...

Porsche Concept - Porsche Stability Management (PSM)

Porsche Stability Management (PSM)

Porsche Stability Management (PSM) is fitted as standard. This system automatically maintains stability and traction even at the limits of dynamic driving performance. Sensors continuously monitor...

Porsche Concept - Airbags

Airbags

To protect the driver and passenger, the Cayman models are equipped as standard with full-size airbags, which are inflated in two stages depending on the severity and type of accident (e.g. frontal...

Porsche Concept - Engineered body design

Engineered body design

The bodyshell of the Cayman models is based on an intelligent lightweight principle involving the composite construction of aluminium and steel. The use of dissimilar but precisely combined...

Porsche Concept - Anti-theft protection

Anti-theft protection

The Cayman models are equipped as standard with an immobiliser with in-key transponder. The Cayman S and Cayman GTS have an alarm system with contact-sensitive exterior protection. A radar-based...

Porsche Concept - Interior

Interior

You aren’t the cosy type, but you do appreciate the value of comfort and convenience.

The interior of the Cayman models will therefore make you feel right at home. Here, everything is focused on one...

Porsche Concept - Porsche Communication Management (PCM)

Porsche Communication Management (PCM)

The optional PCM is your central information and communication system. It is powerful and multifunctional, yet easy to operate.

The main feature is the intuitive 7-inch touchscreen. The CD/DVD drive...

Porsche Concept - Burmester® High-End Surround Sound System

Burmester® High-End Surround Sound System

Any car manufacturer can integrate a sound system into a vehicle. Why not go one step further and embed the driver in a sound system? That was the aspiration for Porsche and Burmester® in the...

Porsche Concept - BOSE® Surround Sound-System

BOSE® Surround Sound-System

The optional BOSE® Surround Sound System really strikes a chord.

It comprises eight amplifier channels with a total output of 445 watts. Its 10 loudspeakers, including an active subwoofer integrated...

Porsche Concept - Steering wheels

Steering wheels

Do you have a clear idea of where you are going? To ensure you steer a precise course, the different steering wheels available for the Cayman models are mechanically adjustable and feature a...

Porsche Concept - Seats

Seats

Sports seats

The sports seats fitted as standard in the Cayman and Cayman S are comfortable and provide support even when the car is driven hard into corners. The seats are equipped with electric...

Porsche Concept - Leather package

Leather package

The optional leather package enhances the interior of your Cayman or Cayman S with additional items finished in leather.

You can choose between a minimalist single-tone interior, with one of the...

Porsche Concept - Air conditioning system

Air conditioning system

Two-zone automatic climate control

As an option to the standard air conditioning system you can have two-zone automatic climate control with separate temperature controls for the driver and passenger....

Porsche Concept - Adaptive cruise control including Porsche Active Safe (PAS)

Adaptive cruise control including Porsche Active Safe (PAS)

Cruise control

Optional cruise control helps you stay within the speed limit; it also helps you to save fuel by maintaining a constant speed.

Adaptive cruise control including Porsche Active Safe (PAS)

A...

Porsche Concept - Telephone module and Mobile phone preparation

Telephone module and Mobile phone preparation

Telephone module and Mobile phone preparation *

The optional quadband GSM telephone module offers convenience and excellent reception. By inserting a SIM card directly into the integral SIM card...

Porsche Concept - CDR audio system

CDR audio system

The standard CDR audio system with 7-inch touchscreen has simple, intuitive controls. It includes a CD radio – a six-disc CD autochanger is available as an option – with an FM twin tuner with RDS, 30...

Porsche Concept - Additional Features

Additional Features

Speed limit indicator

The optional speed limit indicator informs you about speed limits, overtaking restrictions and when they are lifted, as recorded by a camera near the rear-view mirror. The...

Porsche Concept - Transport

Transport

Storage compartments

You could escape from everyday life or you could fully embrace it. The choice is yours. It’s also a little example of the personal freedom that the Cayman models afford you – not...

Porsche Concept - Exhaust emission control

Exhaust emission control

Vehicles manufactured by Porsche demonstrate that even high-performance sports cars can achieve moderate fuel consumption and exhaust emission values in their respective category.

This is...

Porsche Concept - Recycling

Recycling

Intelligent lightweight construction is, and always has been, a fundamental aspect of the Porsche philosophy – for both technical and ecological reasons. This combination forms the basis for...

Porsche Concept - Fuel

Fuel

The Cayman models are designed to operate on fuels with an ethanol content of up to 10%. Ethanol has a positive impact on the CO2 balance since the plants grown for the production of this biofuel...

Fuel consumption* of the Cayman models: Urban in l/100 km (mpg) 12.7 (22.2)-10.9 (25.9); Extra urban in l/100 km (mpg) 7.1 (39.8)-6.2 (45.6); Combined in l/100 km (mpg) 9.0 (31.4)-7.9 (35.8); CO2 emissions in g/km 211-183.