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Porsche Cayenne Platinum Version revealed, might be launched in India | Autocar India

Written by Rashmi

The Cayenne is the second mannequin in Porsche’s mannequin vary to obtain a Platinum Version, after the Panamera Turbo.

The Porsche Cayenne has gained a brand new variant with bespoke platinum-themed design options and improved gear as customary, and it’s accessible in each, SUV and Coupé, physique types. The Cayenne Platinum Version has already gone on sale in markets just like the UK, and whereas it has been listed on Porsche India’s web site, its value in India is but to be introduced.

  • Cayenne Platinum Version will get satin-finish platinum trims on the skin
  • Inside will get textured aluminium, silver trims and extra customary gear
  • Engine choices stay unchanged from the common Cayenne

Porsche Cayenne Platinum Version: what’s new?

The Cayenne Platinum Version contains a number of bespoke design adjustments in satin-finish platinum, together with its rear Porsche lettering, entrance air intakes, 21-inch alloy wheels and mannequin designation. Different options, such because the sports-exhaust tailpipes and facet window trims, are colored black. The outside paint might be chosen in particular metallic finishes of Jet Black, Carrara White, Mahogany, Moonlight Blue and Crayon.

Inside, it is completed in textured aluminium with silver-coloured trim. It additionally positive aspects Crayon-coloured seatbelts, brushed aluminium door sills and a particular Platinum Version emblem. The Porsche emblem can be embossed onto the entrance and rear headrests, whereas the mannequin additionally positive aspects LED headlights with the Porsche Dynamic Gentle System, a panoramic roof and privateness glass.

The Platinum Version additionally features a host of extras as customary, together with eight-way electrically adjustable leather-based sports activities seats, a premium Bose surround-sound system, ambient lighting and a particular analogue clock on the dashboard.

Porsche Cayenne Platinum Version: engine choices

Globally, the Platinum Version might be chosen with the identical engines which might be accessible on the usual Cayenne. A 3.0-litre turbocharged petrol V6 produces 335hp, whereas the E-Hybrid combines a 3.0-litre petrol V6 with an electrical motor and a 17.9kWh battery for a complete of 455hp. A 2.9-litre twin-turbocharged V6 petrol producing 439hp can be accessible. It stays to be seen which of those engines are supplied on the India-spec Cayenne Platinum Version.

Porsche in India

Porsche has not too long ago added new fashions to each, the 718 and 911 vary in India. Porsche not too long ago launched the 718 Cayman GTS 4.Zero and 718 Boxster GTS 4.0 in India, that are extra road-focused sportscars than track-focused GT4/Spyder fashions. The German carmaker adopted that up with the launch of the 911 GT3 and the 911 GT3 Touring twins. Late final 12 months, Porsche additionally launched its all-electric supercar, the Taycan, in India together with the facelifted Macan.

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