Here is a gallery of the locally assembled (CKD) Porsche Cayenne, which was first announced last November, and has since started production lines at the Derby assembly plant in Kulim, Kedah.
Priced at RM550,000 including taxes and duties, but excluding on-the-road fees, insurance or any other option, RM115,000 compared to Cayenne CKD’s CBU counterpart. The figure also includes reasons for the complete sales tax exemption, which currently runs until June 30, 2022.
Below the bonnet, the Cayenne is fitted with a 3.0-liter turbocharged V6 petrol engine that produces 340 PS (335 hp) at 5,300 to 6,400 rpm and 450 Nm of torque at 1,340 to 5,300 rpm. The match is combined with an eight-speed Tiptronic S automatic transmission and an active all-wheel drive system, which allows a time of 0-100 km / h in 6.2 seconds and a maximum speed of 245 km / h.
Standard features include Porsche Dynamic Light System (PDLS) with LED headlamps, LED taillights, four-zone climate control, Porsche Communication Management (PCM) with 12-inch touchscreen, Porsche Connect service and Apple Corp., Apple Corp. Wheel, pedal shifter, a direct touch control-equipped center console and comfort access.
The CKD version gains more tools over the CBU, including a 21-inch RS spider design wheel, a Bose surround sound system, 14-way power-adjustable comfort seat with memory function, and park assist with front, rear and surround views. Buyers have a choice of three exterior colors – Carrara White Metallic, Jet Black Metallic and Quartzite Gray Metallic – with two interior leather themes – Black and a two-tone Black-Bordeaux Red.
The available options listed on the Porsche Malaysia website are Porsche hardware accessories such as luggage net (RM536), boot liner (RM842), all weather floor mats (RM1,027), car care products (RM1,095) and a bicycle rack (RM3,0). .
Others include Porsche’s exclusive manufacturer’s package which includes a sports design styling package (unique front apron and more pronounced wheel arch extensions), a sports exhaust system, dark colored light cluster, LED door projector with brand logo and LED door projector. Exterior color of RM58,000. Finally, there are personalized Porsche design timepieces for a further RM38,888.
For now, only the base version of Cain has been assembled in Malaysia. Higher in the range, the Cayenne S and Cayenne Turbo CBU remain on offer, priced at RM907,315 and RM1,507,375 respectively.