2019 Porsche Cayenne vs 2019 Audi Q8 Comparison



2019 Porsche Cayenne vs 2019 Audi Q8
2019 Porsche Cayenne 2019 Audi Q8
Horsepower
  340 335
Fuel Economy (city/hwy)
  19 / 23 17 / 22
Fuel Range (city/hwy)
  450 / 545 miles 383 / 495 miles

2019 Porsche Cayenne vs 2019 Audi Q8

Serving Farmington Hills, MI

Crossover vehicles are in high demand right about now because they’re fuel efficient, they’re loaded with advanced technologies, and they’re packed with plenty of power. Just about every major automotive brand has its own version of the crossover as Porsche and Audi have built two of the best. The Porsche Cayenne and Audi Q8 are t the epitome of what a crossover vehicle truly represents. This article will display the characteristics of both automobiles, which will give you a much better understanding of what each crossover has to offer.

Technological Advancements

The 2019 Porsche Cayenne is innovative beyond belief with its abundance of technological features. This automobile has it all from customizable features to one of a kind characteristics. The 2019 Cayenne works to keep its passengers connected to outside peripherals thanks to an array of advanced, integrated applications. Porsche Connect is an advanced suite of technologies that offer a plethora of applications. These applications can monitor your driving habits as well as provide entertainment options. Porsche Voice Pilot offers voice-command features, and there’s online navigation for precise directions. In the center of the dash, Porsche has constructed a brilliant touchscreen display. This is where passengers can access news, music and smartphone services. Of course, the infotainment system comes with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

The 2019 Audi Q8 comes equipped with some sophisticated applications and features as well. The Q8 provides a 12.3-inch high-definition display for its cockpit, a Heads-up display for vehicle information and a phone box designed to store your smartphone. The menu controls in the cabin can also be customized for a more personalized experience. The multimedia display is touchscreen enabled, which allows you to access a number of media-related features.

Exterior & Trims

The 2019 Cayenne is a well-constructed vehicle from head to toe. This particular crossover has an exterior that’s composed of soft lines and sweeping curves. Of course, Porsche still possesses those uniquely shaped headlamps that sit right above a horizontally shaped fascia. The rear of this vehicle looks amazing as it possesses a horizontal lightbar that spans across the frame. Dual exhausts also stick out from underneath. This vehicle comes in the trims of Standard, E-Hybrid, S, and Turbo.

The 2019 Q8 starts out by offering three trims, including the Premium, Premium Plus, and Prestige. LED lighting can be found to the front and to the rear of the vehicle. This crossover also displays sweeping curves without any sharp edges to contend with. Chrome accents flow throughout the exterior frame, including the window sills, roof rail, and a large, pronounced grille.

Performance and Handling

The 2019 Porsche Cayenne comes equipped with two engine types. The 3.0-liter V6 engine produces 335 horsepower as well as 331 pound-feet of torque. This just so happens to be a twin-scroll turbocharged engine that comes with electrical-system recuperation, which makes it fuel efficient. There’s also a 2.9-liter turbocharged V6 that produces 434 horsepower and 405 pound-feet of torque. Zero to 60 mph comes in under 5.9 seconds.

The 2019 Audi Q8 offers the sporty performance and handling that you would expect. This crossover boats a 3.0-liter V6 that generates 335 horsepower as well as 369 pound-feet of torque. The fuel-injected turbo-charged engine averages a top speed of 155 mph. The Quatro’s all-wheel drive system and eight-speed automatic transmission give drivers a smooth driving experience.

The 2019 Porsche Cayenne is simply an extraordinary crossover on every level. For more in-depth information, and to experience the hair-raising, exhilaration of the Cayenne, visit our Porsche showroom in Farmington Hills for a test drive today.

* Actual mileage may vary.