2011 Porsche Cayenne V6 First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2011 Porsche Cayenne - Road Test Specs

2011 Porsche Cayenne SUV

(3.6L V6 4x4 6-speed Manual)


Year Make Model2011 Porsche Cayenne V6
Vehicle Type4dr SUV AWD (3.6L 6cyl 8A)
Estimated MSRP$46,700
Assembly locationLeipzig, Germany


ConfigurationLongitudinal, front-engine, all-wheel drive
Engine typePort-injected gasoline V6 with auto-stop/start
Displacement (cc/cu-in)3,598cc/220 cu-in
Block/head materialIron/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, four valves per cylinder, variable intake + exhaust-valve timing
Compression ratio (x:1)11.7
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)300 @ 6,300
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)295 @ 3,000
Transmission typeEight-speed automatic and column shifter and steering-mounted buttons with sport/competition modes
Transmission ratios (x:1)I=4.85; II=2.84; III=1.86; IV=1.44; V=1.21; VI=1.00; VII=0.82; VIII=0.67; R=3.83
Final-drive ratio (x:1)3.70


Suspension, frontIndependent double wishbones, coil springs, twin-tube dampers
Suspension, rearIndependent multilink, coil springs, twin-tube dampers
Steering typeHydraulic-assist, variable-ratio, rack-and-pinion steering
Tire typeAll-season, touring
Tire size255/55R18
Wheel size18-by-8 inches
Wheel materialCast aluminum
Brakes, front13.8-inch one-piece ventilated steel discs with 6-piston fixed calipers
Brakes, rear13.0-inch one-piece ventilated steel discs with 4-piston fixed calipers

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)7.4

Fuel Consumption

Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)22.4

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)4,475
Length (in.)190.8
Width (in.)76.3
Height (in.)67.4
Wheelbase (in.)114.0
Track, front (in.)65.2
Track, rear (in.)65.7
Turning circle (ft.)39.1
Max cargo volume behind 1st row (cu-ft)62.9
behind 2nd row (cu-ft)23.7
GVWR (lbs.)6,173
Payload, mfr. max claim (lbs.)1,698
Tow capacity, mfr. claim (lbs.)7,716
Ground clearance (in.)8.7
Approach angle (degrees)26.5
Departure angle (degrees)25.0
Breakover angle (degrees)21.0

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