After a year’s absence, the luxury CUV returns to the Porsche lineup a more powerful, more refined vehicle.
’08 Price Range
’07 Price Range
Base, “S” 4-door SUV
3.6L V-6; 4.8L V-8; 4.8L Turbocharged V-8
M-5, M-6, A-6
What’s New for ’08
- The redesigned model returns to the lineup after a year’s absence with all-new exterior design and a quieter, more luxurious interior.
- A 290-hp 3.6L direct-injection V-6 replaces the 247-hp 3.2L engine used previously in the base model.
- V-8-engine displacement increases to 4.8L from 4.5L in model year ’06 and power for the new direct-injection, variable valve-timing engine jumps to 385 hp in naturally aspirated form and 500 hp in the turbocharged variant from 340 hp and 450hp, respectively.
- Standard equipment includes a stability control system incorporating trailer-sway control, an off-road-tuned antilock brake system, emergency brake assist and programmable power liftgate.