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2009 Porsche Cayenne 2010 Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class
2009 Porsche Cayenne 2010 Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class
2009 Porsche Cayenne 2010 Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class
2009 Porsche Cayenne 2010 Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class
2009 Porsche Cayenne 2010 Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class
2009 Porsche Cayenne 2010 Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class

Model Line Overview
2009 Porsche Cayenne 2010 Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class
Model lineup: Porsche Cayenne ($44,600); Cayenne S ($59,400); Cayenne GTS ($70,900); Cayenne Turbo ($97,700); Cayenne Turbo S ($123,600); 2010 Cayenne S Transsyberia Mercedes-Benz GLK350, GLK350 4MATIC
Engines: 3.6-liter dohc four-valve V6; 4.8-liter dohc four-valve V8; 4.8-liter dohc four-valve twin-turbocharged V8 3.5-liter V6
Transmissions: 6-speed manual; 6-speed Tiptronic S automatic 7-speed automatic overdrive
Safety equipment:
antilock brakes; Porsche Traction Management; Porsche Stability Management; all-wheel drive; trailer stability control; off-road ABS; seatbelt pretensioners and force-limiters; dual-stage front airbags; front occupant side airbags; curtain-style head protection airbags front and side airbags, side air curtain, ABS, traction control, yaw control
Safety equipment:
Porsche Dynamic Chassis Control N/A
Basic warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Assembled in: Leipzig, Germany Bremen, Germany

Specifications As Tested
2009 Porsche Cayenne 2010 Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class
Model tested (MSRP): Porsche Cayenne GTS ($70,900) Mercedes-Benz GLK350 4MATIC ($36,600)
Standard equipment: leather upholstery; 12-way power adjusting front sport seats; electronic climate control with charcoal and microparticle cabin filtration; heated folding exterior mirrors; multi-function trip computer; power windows with one-touch operation; power hatch; sport suspension; 21-inch wheels; cruise control; central locking with remote; Homelink remote garage door and lighting operation; Driver Memory Package; front/rear park assist; tire-pressure monitoring system; immobilizer anti-theft system air conditioning, power windows, power mirrors, power locks, 6-way power driver seat, AM/FM/CD player
Options as tested (MSRP): Special paint ($3,140); upgraded leather/Alcantara interior ($3,170); Porsche Dynamic Chassis Control ($3,510); bi-xenon headlights w/wash ($1,560); Porsche Communication Management (navigation, etc.)($3,070); moonroof ($1,190); Bose surround sound ($1,665); XM radio ($750); heated front seats and steering wheel ($560); trailer hitch ($630); light comfort pkg ($610); floor mats ($140) none
Destination charge: ($975) N/A
Gas guzzler tax: N/A N/A
Price as tested (MSRP) $91,870 $35,900
Layout: all-wheel drive four-wheel drive
Engine: 4.8-liter dohc 32-valve V8 3.5-liter dohc 24-valve V6
Horsepower (hp @ rpm): 405 @ 6500 268 @ 6000
Torque (lb.-ft. @ rpm): 369 @ 3500 258 @ 2400-5000
Transmission: 6-speed manual 7-speed automatic
EPA fuel economy, city/hwy: 11/17 mpg 16/22 mpg
Wheelbase: 112.4 in. 108.5 in.
Length/width/height: 188.8/77.0/65.9 in. 178.3/74.3/66.9 in.
Track, f/r: 64.6/65.2 in. 60.1/62.5 in.
Turning circle: 38.3 ft. 37.7 ft.
Seating capacity: 5 5
Head/hip/leg room, f: 39.68/NA/40.63 in. 39.0/na/41.4 in.
Head/hip/leg room, m: N/A N/A
Head/hip/leg room, r: 38.85/NA/35.98 in. 39.7/na/35.1 in.
Cargo volume: 62.5 cu. ft. 54.7 cu. ft.
Payload 1885 Lbs. N/A
Towing capacity: 7716 Lbs. 3500 Lbs.
Suspension, f: independent, aluminum double wishbone, air springs independent, MacPherson strut, stabilizer bar
Suspension, r: independent, multi-link, air springs independent, multi-link, coil springs, tubular stabilizer bar
Ground clearance: 6.3-9.9 in. 7.9 in.
Curb weight: 4905 Lbs. 4036 Lbs.
Tires: 295/35R21 P235/50R19
Brakes, f/r: vented disc/vented disc with ABS vented disc/vented disc with ABS, EBD
Fuel capacity: 26.4 gal. 21.7 gal.

2009 Porsche Cayenne 2010 Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class

(MSRP) effective as of
December 01, 2008.

Manufacturer Info Sources:

(MSRP) effective as of
March 23, 2009.

Manufacturer Info Sources:

  • Unless otherwise indicated, specifications refer to test vehicle.
  • All prices are manufacturer's suggested retail prices (MSRP).
  • Prices do not include manufacturer's destination and delivery charges.
  • N/A: Information not available or not applicable.