2017 Porsche Cayenne Diesel is expected to be announced before this year ends, or this car will be released in the next year after. Based on our research, there is no major change in this variant in compare with the same model this year. The major upgrades happen to the gasoline model because Porsche increases the displacement patch. And there will be some of the new configurations appear for the Cayenne Diesel 2017, such as the GTS and Turbo S that comes out with complete interior features and driving assistance package.
Interior and Exterior
The interior provides spacious room for 5 passengers where each seat equipped with seat-belt. Porsche ensures that this car offers great safety level because they have put knee bag, side curtain, and additional air bags. Besides its safety, the interior has good looking style with new leathers and stitching pattern. It decorates each seat that will enhance the luxury. Plus, the aluminum panel shines and illuminates the interior. The cabin looks so great with several improvements here and there.
The exterior is still similar with the same model that released this year. But this SUV gets double-pipe exhausts that make it looks sporty. The wheelbase is longer and the wheel is bigger – making it looks elegant and exclusive from the outside. Porsche keeps the old fashioned grille with round big LED lights to keep its vintage look. The GTS and Turbo S get Panoramic Sunroof and optional wheels’ dimension that can be fit with your style.
2017 Porsche Cayenne Diesel Engine and Performance
The 2017 Porsche Cayenne Diesel gets V-6 engine with 3.0-litre of displacement capable of producing 240 horsepower with 406 lb –ft of torque. The diesel model squeezes more power for towing but Porsche won’t reveal it because it is not a family hauler, they said. Regardless of its huge dimension, this SUV can sprint fast – nearly 7.3 seconds to reach 60 mph with the top speed is approximately 130 mph.
The transmission is available in manual for the base model and automated for the next trim levels. This SUV is one of the best cars with good gas mileage rating even though Porsche uses high-powered diesel motor. The EPA-estimated is 20 mpg in the city with 29 mpg on the freeway, 26 mpg combined. The drivetrain might be available in 4×4 WD form.
The rumors claim that there will be Hybrid model for 2017 Porsche Cayenne. If it is true, then the gasoline V-6 engine will be paired to 48-volt electric motor as additional part. It is useful to increase the miles range for the Porsche Cayenne Hybrid model.
Prices and Trim Levels
The base model of Porsche Cayenne is starting at $ 61,000 as MSRP while the diesel model is worth for $ 65,000. A credible source says that the GTS is ranged between $ 69,000 and $ 71,000 while the Turbo S is the most expensive among of all with more than $ 73,000 as MSRP. That’s all the report we can provide for 2017 Porsche Cayenne Diesel.