Porsche AG is now offering a special edition for two of its Cayenne models in India. Called the Cayenne Platinum Edition, the designation adds 20-inch wheels in RS Spyder design, wider wheel arches, while the interiors feature leather sport seats with electric eight-way adjustment, Alcantara centre panels and the Porsche crest on all headrests. The German manufacturer uses the Platinum Edition designation for selected model series that are offered for only a limited time.
Furthermore, the special Cayenne models boast of stainless steel door sills showcasing “Platinum Edition” lettering, and the latest generation Porsche Communication Management (PCM) system with a seven-inch touchscreen, navigation and Connect Plus module with Apple CarPlay and Siri voice. Aural senses can be lifted with a Bose Surround Sound system, while and analogue clock has been integrated in the dashboard for a touch of class.
Standard comfort/safety equipment in the Cayenne Platinum Edition models includes: 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 a wide range of standard colours, such as non-metallic black or white, Jet Black Metallic, Rhodium Silver Metallic, Mahogany Metallic, Carrera White Metallic. A special exterior colour named Purpurite Metallic is available as an option. The wider wheel arches are also finished in the chosen exterior colour, while the black high-gloss exterior package comes as standard as well.
The Platinum Edition of Porsche’s entry-level Cayenne delivers 300 hp, whilst the Cayenne Diesel produces 245 hp. The new models are available for order now, with deliveries set to commence in August 2016. The basic retail prices ex showroom Maharashtra are as follows:
|Cayenne Platinum Edition||INR||1,06,68,000|
|Cayenne Diesel Platinum Edition||INR||1,08,86,000|