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Porsche Cayenne Diesel - Performance


The Cayenne Diesel is powered by a 3.0-liter V6 turbo-diesel engine with a common-rail injection system. Its turbocharger features Variable Turbine Geometry (VTG). The incoming exhaust gases drive a set of electronically variable turbine blades whose angle is continuously adjusted to ensure optimum...

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Porsche Cayenne Diesel - Porsche Traction Management (PTM)

Porsche Traction Management (PTM)

The Cayenne Diesel and Cayenne S Hybrid feature a permanent all-wheel drive system with self-locking center differential. This provides a standard torque split of 60 percent to the rear and 40 percent to the front. If one of the wheels is about to lose grip, the self-locking center differential...

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Porsche Cayenne Diesel - Common-rail


On the Cayenne Diesel, direct fuel injection comes courtesy of a common-rail injection system. The injection pressure is now up to 29007 psi ensuring optimum distribution of the air/fuel mixture – for greater performance. The piezoelectric injectors provide flexible injection rate adjustment, using...

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Porsche Cayenne Diesel - Tiptronic S

Tiptronic S

The outstanding feature of the eight-speed Tiptronic S is a particularly wide ratio spread. First gear is designed for optimum acceleration when pulling away and greater performance when tackling ascents and towing loads in off-road terrain. Top track speed is reached in 6th gear (in 7th gear on...

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Porsche Cayenne Diesel - Cooling systems and lubrication

Cooling systems and lubrication

Cooling systems

A high-performance engine can only maintain its maximum capability over a long service life if all components are operating consistently within a specific temperature range. The engines in the Cayenne models are therefore designed for efficient cooling.

In order to reduce the...

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Porsche Cayenne Diesel - Variable Turbine Geometry (VTG)

Variable Turbine Geometry (VTG)

The turbocharger in the Cayenne Diesel features Variable Turbine Geometry (VTG). The gasoline-flow from the engine is channelled onto the turbines via electronically adjustable guide vanes. By changing the vane angle, the system can replicate the geometry in all types of turbo, large or small, and...

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Porsche Cayenne Diesel - Character


Boasting outstanding performance and efficiency, the Cayenne Diesel is ideal for longer journeys – offering high levels of torque, while fuel consumption remains low.

Its 3.0-liter V6 turbo-diesel engine is now more powerful. The unit generates 240 hp and maximum torque of 406 lb.-ft.. The sprint...

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Porsche Cayenne Diesel - Exhaust Treatment

Exhaust Treatment

From the moment you start your Cayenne Diesel, innovative features intelligently apply clean diesel technologies.

As the exhaust gases exit the combustion chamber, they will travel through four separate processes— Exhaust Gas Recirculation, which reduces the formation of nitrogen oxides; the...

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