Tuesday August 4, 2020

Some like it hot, and the Cayenne Coupé delivers

Purists might not approve, but SUV buyers have already shown that they like sporty high-riding cars, which justifies the existence of Porsche’s new ‘coupé-SUV’, writes Shane O’Donoghue

2nd June, 2019
Porsche Cayenne S Coupé: how the ‘coupé-SUV’ should have been all along

If you try to follow the marketing logic that accompanies the development of Porsche’s Cayenne model range since its inception in 2003, you’ll find reference to how this big five-seat SUV was inspired by the Porsche 911 Coupé.

So where does that leave the new Porsche Cayenne Coupé tested here? Isn’t it just a Coupé-like version of a large SUV that was, brand-speaking, sired from a Coupé in the first place?...

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