2012 Porsche Cayenne Turbo 4dr SUV 4.8L V8 Twin-turbo 4x4 8-speed Automatic Features and Specs

2012 Porsche Cayenne SUV - Features & Specs

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Turbo 4dr SUV

(4.8L V8 Twin-turbo 4x4 8-speed Automatic)

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  • FUEL ECONOMY (CTY/HWY) 15/22 mpg
  • TRANSMISSION 8-speed Shiftable Automatic
  • BASIC WARRANTY 4 Yr./ 50000 Mi.
  • DRIVE TRAIN Four Wheel Drive


Exterior Colors

Amethyst Metallic Auburn Metallic Black Classic Silver Metallic Dark Blue Metallic Jet Black Metallic Jet Green Metallic Meteor Grey Metallic Sand White Sand Yellow Umber Metallic White

Interior Colors

Black, leather Black/Titanium Blue, premium leather Espresso, premium leather Espresso/Cognac, premium leather Luxor Beige, leather Platinum Grey, leather Umber, leather Umber/Cream, premium leather Umber/Light Tartufo, premium leather
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LENGTH 15ft 10.8in
WIDTH 6ft 4.3in
5ft 7in
0ft 8.7in
Body style illustration may not reflect the actual shape of this vehicle.

Exterior Measurements

6 ft. 4.3 in. (76.3 in.) 5 ft. 7 in. (67 in.)
15 ft. 10.8 in. (190.8 in.) 0 ft. 8.7 in. (8.7 in.)
5 ft. 5.2 in. (65.2 in.) 5 ft. 5.7 in. (65.7 in.)
9 ft. 6 in. (114 in.)

Interior Measurements


Gas Premium unleaded (required)
26.4 gal. 396.0/580.8 mi.
15/22 mpg

Weights and Capacities

7716 lbs. 1565 lbs.
6349 lbs. 0.35 Cd
4784 lbs. 26.5 degrees
25.0 degrees 23.7 cu.ft.
60.2 cu.ft.
** When adequately equipped, which may require engine and/or other drivetrain upgrades.


Four wheel drive 8-speed shiftable automatic

Engine & Performance

4.8 L Double overhead cam (DOHC)
V8 32
Variable 516 ft-lbs. @ 2250 rpm
500 hp @ 6000 rpm 39.1 ft.


  • Double wishbone front suspension
  • Multi-link rear suspension
  • Four-wheel independent suspension
  • Front and rear stabilizer bar


4 yr./ 50000 mi. 4 yr./ 50000 mi.
4 yr./ 50000 mi.

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Interior Features

Front Seats

  • Multi-level heating passenger seat
  • 14 -way power passenger seat
  • 14 -way power driver seat
  • Passenger seat with power adjustable lumbar support
  • Multi-level heating driver seat
  • Driver seat with power adjustable lumbar support
  • Height adjustable driver seat
  • Height adjustable passenger seat
  • Premium leather
  • Sport front seats

Rear Seats

  • Split-folding rear seatback
  • Folding with pass-thru center armrest
  • Rear ventilation ducts

Power Features

  • Remote keyless power door locks
  • Power mirrors
  • Heated mirrors
  • 4 one-touch power windows
  • Remote window operation


  • Clock
  • Tachometer
  • Trip computer
  • External temperature display
  • Low fuel level warning
  • Compass


  • Cruise control
  • Cargo net
  • Front and rear cupholders
  • Front door pockets
  • Overhead console with storage
  • Retained accessory power
  • Front seatback storage
  • Speed-proportional power steering
  • Universal remote transmitter (for garage door, security system, etc.)
  • 12V rear and 12V cargo area power outlet(s)
  • Front and rear parking sensors
  • Tilt and telescopic steering wheel
  • Transmission controls and audio controls on steering wheel


  • Interior active charcoal air filter
  • Dual zone climate controls - driver and passenger
  • Extended cabin heating
  • Cooled storage compartment
  • Cargo area light
  • Alloy and leather trim on center console
  • Alloy and leather trim on dash
  • Alloy and leather trim on doors
  • Front and rear reading lights
  • Alloy and leather trim on shift knob
  • Leather and simulated alloy steering wheel
  • Rear floor mats
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Dual illuminating vanity mirrors

Memorized settings

  • Memorized settings includes audio system
  • Memorized settings includes climate control
  • Memorized settings for 3 drivers
  • Memorized settings passenger seat settings
  • Memorized settings includes steering wheel

In Car Entertainment

  • Diversity antenna
  • Bose premium brand speakers
  • 14 total speakers
  • Video monitor
  • DVD player
  • 585 watts stereo output
  • AM/FM CD-controller stereo
  • Satellite radio satellite radio
  • Speed sensitive volume control
  • Auxiliary audio input
  • 1 subwoofer(s)
  • Surround audio surround audio (discrete)
  • 3 Months of provided satellite radio service
  • Radio data system
  • USB connection


  • Navigation with voice activation navigation system
  • Pre-wired for phone
  • Bluetooth wireless data link for hands-free phone


Exterior Features

Roof and Glass

  • Variable intermittent rain sensing wipers
  • Privacy glass
  • Rear defogger
  • Intermittent rear wiper
  • Power glass sunroof
  • Remote sunroof operation


  • Rear spoiler

Tires and Wheels

  • Alloy wheels
  • 19 x 8.5 in. wheels
  • 265/50R19 tires
  • Performance tires
  • Inside mounted spare tire
  • Tire repair kit
  • Fullsize non-matching spare tire


  • Power flip-up lifgate window
  • Rear power liftgate door

Towing and Hauling

  • Cargo tie downs

Safety Features

  • 4-wheel ABS
  • Front and rear head airbags
  • Dual front side-mounted airbags
  • Child seat anchors
  • Remote anti-theft alarm system
  • Emergency braking assist
  • Front and rear ventilated disc brakes
  • Rear door child safety locks
  • Cornering lights
  • Daytime running lights
  • Engine immobilizer
  • Front fog/driving lights
  • High pressure washers headlamps
  • Auto delay off headlamps
  • Dusk sensing headlamps
  • Xenon high intensity discharge headlamp
  • 2 front headrests
  • 3 rear headrests
  • Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivation
  • Rear center 3-point belt
  • Front and rear seatbelt pretensioners
  • Stability control
  • Traction control
  • Electronic brakeforce distribution
  • Rear height adjustable headrests
  • Emergency braking preparation
  • Adaptive headlights
  • Self-leveling headlights
  • Tire pressure monitoring
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Lane Change Assist
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  • Sport Package
  • Comfort Memory Package
  • Premium Package Plus
  • SportDesign Package without Side Skirts
  • SportDesign Package w/Side Skirts
  • 25 Years Porsche Exclusive Package
  • Smoker Package

Exterior Options

  • Porsche Logo and Model Designation Painted
  • Roof Transport System, Rails and Moldings w/Black Finish
  • Porsche Logo Painted
  • Roof Rails and Molding w/Black Finish
  • Roof Transport System, Rails and Moldings with Matte Aluminum-Look Finish
  • Off-Road Underbody Protection
  • Sport Exhaust Tailpipes
  • Heated Windscreen for Thermally and Noise Insulated Privacy Glass
  • Heated Windscreen
  • Thermally and Noise Insulated Privacy Glass
  • Reversing Camera w/ParkAssist System Front and Rear
  • Bi-Xenon Headlights in Black w/Porsche Dynamic Light System (PDLS)
  • LED Rear Lights Tinted Black w/Adaptive Brake Light
  • Deletion of Model Designation and Porsche Logotype
  • Roof Rails and Moldings w/Matte Aluminum-Look Finish
  • Exterior Package in High-Gloss Black
  • Panorama Roof System
  • Deletion of Model Designation
  • Trailer Coupling without Removable Ball Joint
  • 21" Cayenne SportEdition Painted Black Wheels w/Arch Extension
  • Summer Performance Tires for 19" Wheels
  • Summer Performance Tires for 20" Wheels
  • 20" Collapsible Spare Tire
  • Wheel Hub Cover w/Colored Porsche Crest
  • Wheel Arch Extensions w/Side Door Protection Moldings
  • Stainless Steel Skid Plates in Front and Rear
  • Running Boards
  • Wheel Arch Extension in Exterior Color
  • Stainless Steel Skid Plate in Front
  • 20" RS Spyder Design Wheels
  • 21" 911 Turbo II Wheels w/Arch Extensions
  • 19" Cayenne Design II Wheels
  • 21" Cayenne SportEdition Wheels w/Arch Extensions
  • Extended Exterior Package Painted in Black (High-Gloss Finish)
  • Front Air Intakes Painted
  • 20" Cayenne SportDesign II Wheels
  • 20" RS Spyder Design Wheels
  • Decorative Side Logo
  • Wing Mirror Painted
  • Separation Edge Painted
  • 21" Cayenne SportEdition Wheel Painted w/Arch Extension

Interior Options

  • Comfort Lighting Package w/Memory Package
  • Extended Dashboard Trim Interior Package in Leather
  • Extended Interior Package in Leather
  • Seat Centers in Deviating Color
  • Armrests in Deviating Color
  • Porsche Communication Management Display Surround in Leather
  • Steering Column Casing in Leather
  • SiriusXM Satellite Radio w/HD Radio Receiver
  • Decorative Stitching in Deviating Color - Base Package
  • Air Vent Slats in Leather
  • Steering Wheel Rim w/Decorative Stitching in a Contrasting Color
  • Decorative Stitching in Deviating Color - Seats
  • HD Radio Receiver
  • Electronic Logbook
  • Voice Control
  • Compass Display on Instrument Panel
  • Ski Bag
  • Door Handle and Ashtray Surround in Leather
  • Interior Grab Handles in Leather
  • Rearview Mirror in Leather
  • Sun Visors in Leather
  • Front Seat Console Trim in Leather
  • Key Pouch in Leather
  • Burmester High-End Surround Sound System
  • Illuminated Personalized Door Sill Guards in Stainless Steel
  • Floor Mats w/Colored Logotype and Leather Surround
  • Personalized Loadspace Mat w/Leather Edging
  • Telephone Module w/Cordless Handset
  • Porsche Entry and Drive
  • Extended Grab Handles Trim Package in Yachting Mahogany
  • Telephone Module
  • 6-Disc CD Changer
  • Illuminated Door Sill Guards in Stainless Steel w/Model Designation
  • Illuminated Personalized Door Sill Guards in Carbon Fiber
  • Extended Grab Handles Trim Package in Carbon Fiber
  • Extended Grab Handles Trim Package in Natural Olive
  • Extended Grab Handles Trim Package in Walnut
  • Porsche Rear Seat Entertainment
  • Extended Grab Handles Trim Package in Anthracite Birch
  • Carbon Interior Package including Selector Lever
  • 6-Disc CD/DVD Changer
  • Tiptronic S Gear Selector in Aluminum
  • Carbon Interior Package
  • Illuminated Door Sill Guards in Carbon Fiber
  • Anthracite Birch Interior Package
  • Heated Three-Spoke Multifunction Steering Wheel in Carbon Fiber
  • Door Sill Guards in Carbon Fiber
  • Yachting Mahogany Interior Package including Selector Lever
  • Heated Multifunction Steering Wheel in Yachting Mahogany
  • Natural Olive Interior Package including Selector Lever
  • Yachting Mahogany Interior Package
  • Anthracite Birch Interior Package including Selector Lever
  • Heated Three-Spoke Multifunction Steering Wheel in Anthracite Birch
  • Heated Three-Spoke Multifunction Steering Wheel in Walnut
  • Natural Olive Interior Package
  • Center Console Armrest w/Porsche Crest
  • Walnut Interior Package including Selector Lever
  • Walnut Interior Package
  • Porsche Crest on Front Headrests
  • Porsche Crest on Front and Rear Headrests
  • Center Console Armrest w/Model Specific Logo
  • Seat Belts in Titanium Blue
  • Seat Belts in Umber
  • Instrument Dials in White
  • Instrument Dials in Luxor Beige
  • Soft Ruffled Seat Centers - Natural Leather
  • Seat Belts in Luxor Beige
  • Seat Belts in Cognac
  • Seat Belts in Guards Red
  • Seat Belts in Silver Grey
  • Interior Package in Black High-Gloss Finish
  • Cargo Management
  • Soft Ruffled Seat Centers - Full Leather
  • Instrument Dials in Guards Red
  • Interior Package Painted
  • Porsche Communication Management Display Surround Painted
  • Car Key Painted
  • Interior Package Black High-Gloss
  • Air Vent Slats Painted
  • Seat Ventilation Front
  • SportDesign Steering Wheel w/Shift Paddles
  • 4-Zone Climate Control
  • Fire Extinguisher

Mechanical Options

  • Porsche Torque Vectoring Plus (PTV Plus)
  • Porsche Dynamic Chassis Control (PDCC)
  • Porsche Ceramic Composite Brake (PCCB)
  • Porsche Ceramic Composite Brake (PCCB)
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