New Delhi: Porsche AG launched a Cayenne Platinum Edition for two of its Cayenne models, which have been priced at Rs 1.07 crore and Rs 1.09 crore, ex-showroom, Mumbai. The petrol and diesel versions now feature large 20-inch wheels in RS Spyder design, placed in wider wheel arches. Interiors get new leather sport seats with electric eight-way adjustment, Alcantara centre panels and the Porsche crest on all headrests.
The new edition is now available for order. Deliveries will start from August 2016. Mechanically, the SUV remains unchanged and the petrol 3.6 l V6 engine develops 300 hp, while the diesel 3 L V6 engine develops 245 hp. Exterior differentiators include stainless steel door sills showcasing "Platinum Edition" lettering. In addition, there's the latest generation Porsche Communication Management (PCM) system with a seven-inch touchscreen, navigation and Connect Plus module with Apple® CarPlay and Siri® voice and the BOSE® Surround Sound system.
In terms of comfort and safety, the Platinum Edition models offers Bi-xenon headlights with the Porsche Dynamic Light System (PDLS), Power Steering Plus and ParkAssist in the front and rear. The two models feature rear-view and exterior mirrors with an automatic anti-glare feature. The Cayenne also comes with additional standard features, such as Adaptive Air Suspension including Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM), panoramic sunroof, Bluetooth/mobile phone preparation, 4-zone climate control and electrical sun blinds for side windows in the rear.
Commenting on the introduction of the latest Cayenne model variant, Pavan Shetty, Director of Porsche India, said: “The Cayenne Platinum Edition is a thrilling four-door sports car with purposefully selected materials for an even greater sense of style. The comprehensive range of standard equipment and eye-catching details makes this premium model a truly attractive offering for our enthusiasts.” Both models are available in regular colours along with a special exterior colour named Purpurite Metallic as an option. The wider wheel arches are also finished in the chosen exterior colour.