Porsche has simply taken the wraps off the brand new Cayenne Coupe, which is actually a restyled model of the usual Cayenne SUV. This new mannequin will immediately tackle the BMW X6 and the Mercedes GLE Coupe.
On the design entrance, Porsche has adopted a shallower windscreen and a curvier roofline that extends again to type a liftback-style tailgate. The redesigned rear doorways and wider bumpers enhance general width by 18mm, finishing the Coupe-look. The Porsche Cayenne Coupe can be outfitted with an lively spoiler on the boot, which works together with the roof-mounted spoiler. The lively spoiler extends by 135mm at speeds above 90kph to supply added downforce.
The inside of the Cayenne Coupe has a four-seat format, with the rear bench divided by a central armrest. Porsche offers the choice so as to add the common three-seat bench on the rear from the usual Cayenne at no further price. Rear occupants sit 30mm decrease than within the Cayenne to be able to release extra rear headroom because of the sloping roofline. Up entrance, the dashboard, digital instrument show, touchscreen infotainment system and different controls are shared with the Cayenne.
The Porsche Cayenne Coupe will initially be provided with simply two engine choices – a 2.9-litre turbocharged V6 petrol unit producing 340hp and 450Nm of torque on the entry-level variant and a four.Zero-litre, twin-turbocharged petrol V8 that produces 550hp and 770Nm of torque within the Turbo variant. Each engines will probably be provided with Porsche’s personal Eight-speed torque convertor computerized transmission. Porsche claims that the Cayenne Coupe V6 will do the Zero-100kph dash in 5.9 seconds whereas the V8 Turbo variant will do it in three.9 seconds. The model is anticipated so as to add a pair of petrol-electric plug-in hybrid drivetrains, which will probably be shared with the Panamera, to the line-up sooner or later.
Whereas there aren’t definitive particulars concerning the suspension adjustments made to the Cayenne Coupe, Porsche has confirmed that each one fashions will obtain speed-sensitive energy steering, 20-inch alloy wheels, Porsche Energetic Suspension Administration (PASM), the Sport Chrono package deal, Park Help and a rear-view digital camera as commonplace. It additionally comes with a panoramic glass roof that includes a glazed space and an built-in curler blind as commonplace, which may be upgraded to a contoured, carbon-reinforced plastic roof just like the one featured on the 911 GT3 RS.
In India, Porsche launched the third-generation Cayenne at a beginning worth of Rs 1.19 crore (ex-showroom, India) in October, final yr. There was no assertion at this level by Porsche concerning an India launch for the Cayenne Coupe.