Porsche Cayenne Turbo GT will show impressive acceleration in 3.1 seconds


Under the hood of the high-performance version of the luxury SUV is a 631-horsepower engine.

Most recently, the Porsche Cayenne Turbo GT set a lap record at the Nüburgring, and now it is finally making its debut as the best in the model family. It will appear on the American car market early next year at a price of $ 180,800.

The Turbo GT is not an official Porsche model name, and it is available exclusively as a Cayenne Coupe. The crossover is powered by a 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 engine producing 631 hp. Compared to the engine of the Cayenne Turbo Coupe, the engine of the novelty has new parts. The 8-speed automatic transmission was also upgraded.

Up to a hundred Turbo GT will accelerate to 60 in just 3.1 seconds, and its top speed is 299 km / h). Besides the extra power, the Turbo GT has a suspension that is 17 millimeters lower than the Cayenne Turbo Coupe. The three-chamber air suspension is 15% stiffer, depending on the selected mode.

The settings for Active Suspension Control, Dynamic Chassis Control and Torque Vectoring have also been improved for this sportier model.

The Cayenne Turbo Coupe has 22-inch wheels that are 1.0-inch wider at the front. The car is equipped with non-standard Pirelli P Zero Corsa tires, which guarantee boiled traction. Ceramic composite brakes are standard. The Cayenne Turbo GT received a different front fascia with enlarged air intakes on the sides. The roof, rear diffuser cover and rear wing side plates are made of carbon fiber.

The adaptive spoiler has a 51mm tailgate, twice the size of the Cayenne Turbo Coupe. The pair of tailpipes, made of titanium, do not have a central muffler. This allowed for a weight reduction of about 18.14 kg compared to other models. The car interior is four-seater, and the front seats are adjustable in eight directions. They all have perforated Alcantara center sections with contrasting stitching in Neodyme or Artic Gray. Turbo GT embroidery on each headrest. The yellow stripe is located at the 12 o’clock position on the steering wheel.

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