Crossover segment of the Porsche is relatively new, and one of the models which caught attention of the car lovers is Cayenne. This vehicle has been redesigned recently, which had shown buyers that company is working on innovations and modern technologies. Nevertheless, all-new model could be launched soon. Recent reports, and rumors before it, are about new generation of the 2018 Porsche Cayenne. To support these stories, some spy shots appeared recently, which could show the look of the new crossover. However, company spokesmen haven’t confirmed the SUV, but we are sure that something is going on in engineering rooms of Porsche.
2018 Porsche Cayenne platform
Whenever it comes out, new generation or not, Cayenne is going to be exclusive model, full of luxurious and modern features. We have heard that new crossover, which is coming as 2018 Porsche Cayenne, uses MLB platform for SUV vehicles. New concept is almost certain, while this platform should be shortened a bit. There are ongoing testing, and engineers in Porsche are even considering some kind of borrowing parts from Audi Q7 and Bentley SUV. So far we know that new Cayenne is going to use a lot of lightweight materials, such as carbon-fiber and aluminum. These changes will make crossover lighter. Information are reporting amount of 220 lbs and up to 600 pounds.
2018 Porsche Cayenne redesign
Although 2018 Porsche Cayenne is coming probably as new generation model, we could guess that some latest features used in other company models could be used for it. First of all, new Panamera and Macan are packed with interesting equipment which is likely to be used in new crossover. Hood is going to be amazing, and with C-shaped fender vent it makes 2018 Cayenne more aggressive. Interior will suffer a lot of changes too. Especially on infotainment and safety. We don’t doubt in quality of the materials, even for luxury class this should be on top level.
2018 Porsche Cayenne engine
Information about powertrains in the 2018 Porsche Cayenne are different. But, some units has been underlined as favorites as power supplier to SUV. The V8 units are probable, with either 4.0-l or 3.6-l displacement. Nevertheless, V6 is also an option. Turbocharged 2.9-l drivetrain could be the unit which propels Cayenne. Hybrid model is announced, and electric motor should be mated to a 3.0-l petrol engine.