The Cayenne S has a naturally aspirated 4.8-liter V8 engine with direct fuel injection (DFI), VarioCam Plus and a two-stage intake manifold. The unit generates 400 hp at 6,500 rpm. Maximum torque of 369 lb.-ft. is available between 3,500 and 5,000 rpm.
Fitted with eight-speed Tiptronic S as...Learn more
Porsche Traction Management (PTM) is an active all-wheel drive system with an electronically variable, map-controlled multi-plate clutch, automatic brake differential (ABD) and anti-slip regulation (ASR).
Torque is distributed between the front and rear axles by means of the electronically variable...Learn more
The Cayenne models that are equipped with eight-speed Tiptronic S also feature an auto start/stop function. If, for example, you stop at traffic lights and keep your foot on the brake pedal, the auto start/stop function will automatically cut the engine. Although the engine is not running, all...Learn more
DFI injects fuel directly into the combustion chamber at up to 120 bar with millisecond precision using electromagnetic injectors. The injector position and spray geometry have been carefully designed to improve output, torque, fuel economy and emissions. The swirling of the fuel as it enters each...Learn more
The outstanding feature of the eight-speed Tiptronic S is a particularly wide ratio spread. First gear is designed for optimum acceleration when pulling away and greater performance when tackling ascents and towing loads in off-road terrain. Top track speed is reached in 6th gear (in 7th gear on...Learn more
VarioCam Plus creates two engines out of one by steplessly adjusting the inlet valve timing and lift.
The system differentiates between normal road usage and performance driving, adapting seamlessly as driver inputs change. All functions are automatically controlled by the engine management system....Learn more
A high-performance engine can only maintain its maximum capability over a long service life if all components are operating consistently within a specific temperature range. The engines in the Cayenne models are therefore designed for efficient cooling.
In order to reduce the...Learn more
The Porsche ‘S’ has long been a mark of heightened sports performance and abundant reserves of power. On the Cayenne S, it also stands for strength, agility and efficiency.
At the heart of the car is a naturally aspirated 4.8-litre V8 engine featuring direct fuel injection (DFI), VarioCam Plus and a...Learn more