Significant variations pegged for mid-cycle refresh

Porsche engineers have been spotted testing a prototype for an up-to-date variation of the Cayenne Coupe.

The Cayenne Coupe, as the title indicates, is a coupe-like version of the Cayenne developed to deal with significant-close versions of the BMW X6 and Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe, and it to start with arrived on the marketplace in 2019 as a 2020 design.

This up to date model really should arrive in 2022 as a 2023 product. Its arrival will coincide with the arrival of updated edition of the frequent Cayenne, prototypes for which are also out screening.

The Cayenne Coupe prototype shows the new encounter that Porsche ideas for the overall Cayenne variety. The critical adjust is the squarer structure for the headlights. You can find also a new entrance fascia with larger intakes and a pair of horizontal elements for the built-in daytime running lights.

2023 Porsche Cayenne Coupe facelift spy shots - Photo credit: S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2023 Porsche Cayenne Coupe facelift spy shots – Image credit history: S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

The sprint was completely camouflaged in accordance to our photographer, which factors to there remaining modifications pegged for the inside. It is really feasible a digital instrument cluster like the 1 in the Taycan electric sedan will be additional.

It isn’t apparent what Porsche has planned for the powertrains. Normally the automaker dials up the horsepower on most grades with its updates. The lineup at this time commences with the base Cayenne Coupe powered by a 335-hp turbocharged V-6, and tops out with the Turbo S E-Hybrid which pairs a twin-turbocharged V-8 with an electric motor for a blended 670 hp.

Apparently, there are rumors of Porsche developing a far more hardcore Cayenne Coupe along the strains of the 718 Cayman GT4 and 911 GT3. It could be badged a GT5, a little something Porsche has trademarked.

Remain tuned for updates as growth proceeds.