2017 Porsche Cayman - design, specs, video, price
One of the most popular models of Porsche will have new generation by the end of next year and the manufacturer is already actively testing a new platform. 2017 Porsche Cayman will be a close technological relative with not only Audi Q7, but also Bentley Bentayga.
There are already some spy photos, which you can easly see new generation of Porsche Cayman. It has been noted that the prototype has more bold and aggressive roof lines as well as unique developed wheel arches. Interior of 2017 Porsche Cayman, according to preliminary data, will have simular design with Porsche Panamera. The base version of the new mini crossover will be equipped with an electronic system that imitates the work of an active rear differential interwheel. The top version of 2017 Porsche Cayman will have adaptive air suspension and electronically controlled rear differential lock PTV Plus.
Weight reduction was achieved through usage of new modular platform of Volkswagen MLB. The same platform serves as the basis for Lamborghini Urus, Bentley, Audi Q7 and Volkswagen Touareg. Moreover, 2017 Porsche Cayman become lighter (approximately 100 kg) due to the extensive use of aluminum and high-strength steels. The engine will be powered by 6-cylindered and 8-cylindered 4-liter V6 engine as well as hybrid motor. It is very likely that the crossover will have an option of diesel engine, but there is no information about it so far. Porsche plans to begin sales of at the end of next year and base cost for the new generation of crossover will be about 82,000 dollars (60,000 euros) and 188,000 dollars (138,000 euros) for the top modification - Turbo S.