Porsche Cayenne

2005 Porsche Cayenne

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  • (4.7) 10 reviews
  • MSRP: $3,756$20,012
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 15-18
  • Engine: 247-hp, 3.2-liter V-6 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: All-wheel Drive
  • Seats: 5
2005 Porsche Cayenne

Our Take on the 2005 Porsche Cayenne

Porsche finally introduced its eagerly awaited Cayenne sport utility vehicle in early 2003. Like the stimulating pepper of the same name, this luxury midsize SUV ranks as a hot number � especially when it's the Cayenne Turbo, which has a 450-horsepower twin-turbo V-8. A 340-hp Cayenne S and ... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Price, especially for Turbo
  • Automatic-transmission hesitation
  • Fuel economy
  • Wind noise

Notable Features

  • New manual-shift V-6 model
  • Available bi-turbo V-8
  • Offroad capability
  • Side-impact and side-curtain airbags

2005 Porsche Cayenne Reviews

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 10 reviews

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Incredible car

by Jerry from Redondo Beach CA on February 15, 2010

Bought the 05 Turbo. Absolutely love this car. Very fast. Very comfortable. The turbo is the one you want. I have the full front to rear sunroof, so it is great for passengers. Incredible ride especia... Read Full Review

3 Trim Levels Available

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2005 Porsche Cayenne Safety Ratings

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There are currently 6 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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