March 1, 2007


Porsche announces pricing for 2008 Cayenne models

Atlanta, Georgia – Porsche has announced pricing for its revised 2008 Cayenne models which go on sale in March.

The 2008 Porsche Cayenne is $58,900, and includes a 3.6-litre V6 engine that pumps out 290 horsepower. The 2008 Porsche Cayenne S with its $78,500 base price includes a 4.8-litre V8 that generates 385 horsepower. The 2008 Porsche Cayenne Turbo with its $124,300 base price has a twin-turbocharged version of the 4.8-litre V8 that produces 500 horsepower.

Since its original launch in 2002, Porsche has produced more than 150,000 first-generation Cayennes at its factory in Leipzig, Germany. In North America alone, more than 60,000 have been sold, boosting Porsche to three consecutive record-breaking sales years in the U.S.

The 2008 Porsche Cayenne, Porsche Cayenne S and Porsche Cayenne Turbo were revealed at the North American International Auto Show in January. The new Cayenne has revised styling, and an array of technical improvements including more powerful engines that use an advanced direct fuel injection that enhances fuel efficiency with a corresponding increase in horsepower.

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