What Is It?
2014 Porsche Cayenne Platinum Edition/Cayenne Diesel Platinum Edition
What's New About This Model?
The Porsche Cayenne Platinum Edition models are based on the Cayenne and Cayenne Diesel models and feature an exterior and interior appearance package.
When Does It Go on Sale?
The Cayenne Platinum Edition models are on sale now.
How Much Does It Cost?
The 2014 Porsche Cayenne Platinum Edition starts at $64,295, including a $995 destination charge. The 2014 Porsche Cayenne Diesel Platinum Edition starts at $67,895, including a $995 destination charge.
What Kinds of Engines and Transmissions Does It Have?
· 3.6-liter V6 gasoline engine: 300 horsepower, 295 pound-feet of torque
· 3.0-liter V6 turbodiesel engine: 240 hp, 406 lb-ft of torque
· Eight-speed Tiptronic S transmission with gearshift controls on the steering wheel
What Unique Features Does the Cayenne Platinum Edition Offer?
These special models get an exclusive two-tone standard interior in Black/Luxor Beige and exterior detail accents in Platinum Silver Metallic.
What Models Will It Compete Against?
BMW X5: It's possible to dress up a 2014 X5 with a couple of appearance packages, including a $1,950 Ivory White Interior Design package that bundles ivory leather upholstery with special trim. A $1,950 Mocha Interior Design package also gives the X5 a more custom look.
Lexus RX 350: The RX 350 can be dolled up with different packages that include a leather-trimmed interior and other goodies. Expect such packages to add $4,845-$6,760 to the bottom line.
Volkswagen Touareg: Special versions of the 2014 Touareg include the V6 R-Line model that upgrades the look of the SUV with a sporty R-Line body kit and 20-inch Mallory alloy wheels. Total price for the 2014 Volkswagen Touareg V6 R-Line: $55,025, including a $910 destination charge.