2013 Porsche Cayenne Diesel First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2013 Porsche Cayenne - Road Test Specs

2013 Porsche Cayenne SUV

(3.0L V6 Turbo Diesel AWD 8-speed Automatic)


Model year2013
StyleBase 4dr SUV AWD (3.0L 6cyl Turbodiesel 8A)
Year Make Model2013 Porsche Cayenne Base 4dr SUV AWD (3.0L 6cyl Turbodiesel 8A)
Vehicle TypeAWD 4dr 5-passenger 4dr SUV
Estimated MSRP$56,725 base; $98,146 as tested
Assembly locationLeipzig, Germany


ConfigurationLongitudinal, front-engine, all-wheel drive
Engine typeTurbocharged V6, diesel
Displacement (cc/cu-in)2,967/181
Block/head materialGraphite iron/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, four valves per cylinder
Compression ratio (x:1)16.8
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)240 @ 3,500
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)406 @ 1,750
Fuel typeDiesel
Transmission typeEight-speed automatic with console shifter and steering-mounted paddles with sport/competition modes
Transmission ratios (x:1)I = 4.97; II = 2.84; III = 1.86; IV = 1.44; V = 1.21; VI = 1; VII = 0.83; VIII = 0.69
Final-drive ratio (x:1)3.27
Differential(s)Self-locking center differential


Suspension, frontIndependent double wishbones with high-mount upper arm, self-leveling pneumatic springs, self-adjusting variable dampers, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearIndependent multilink, self-leveling pneumatic springs, self-adjusting variable dampers, stabilizer bar
Steering typeHydraulic-assist Power steering
Steering ratio (x:1)15.9 to 12.5:1
Tire make and modelMichelin Latitude Sport
Tire typeAll-season front and rear
Tire size295/35R21 (107Y)
Wheel size21-by-10 inches front and rear
Wheel materialAlloy
Brakes, front13.7-inch ventilated discs with six-piston fixed calipers
Brakes, rear13-inch ventilated discs with four-piston fixed calipers

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)7.2

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)19 city/29 highway/23 combined
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)26.4

Audio and Advanced Technology

Stereo description1,000-watt AM/FM CD player with 16 speakers
iPod/digital media compatibilityStandard iPod via USB jack
Satellite radioStandard
Rear seat video and entertainmentOptional
Bluetooth phone connectivityStandard
Navigation systemOptional, 40GB hard-drive-based 7-inch display screen measured diagonally
Smart entry/StartOptional
Parking aidsOptional
Blind-spot detectionOptional
Adaptive cruise controlOptional
Lane-departure monitoringOptional

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)4,795
Length (in.)190.8
Width (in.)76.3
Height (in.)67.4
Wheelbase (in.)114.0
Track, front (in.)65.2
Turning circle (ft.)39.1
Legroom, front (in.)67.1
Headroom, front (in.)39.6
Seating capacity5
Max cargo volume behind 1st row (cu-ft)62.9
GVWR (lbs.)6,283
Payload, mfr. max claim (lbs.)1,488
Tow capacity, mfr. claim (lbs.)7,716
Ground clearance (in.)8.5
Approach angle (degrees)26.0
Departure angle (degrees)24.5


Bumper-to-bumper4 years/50,000 miles
Powertrain4 years/50,000 miles
Corrosion12 years/Unlimited miles
Roadside assistance4 years/50,000 miles

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