2021 Porsche Cayenne vs 2021 Porsche Cayenne GTS

2021 Porsche Cayenne vs 2021 Porsche Cayenne GTS
2021 Porsche Cayenne 2021 Porsche Cayenne GTS


3.0L Turbo V6 4.0L Twin-Turbo V8


335 hp 453 hp

  0-60 mph

5.9 seconds 4.5 seconds

2021 Porsche Cayenne vs 2021 Porsche Cayenne GTS

Serving Farmington Hills, MI

The 2021 Porsche Cayenne line is filled with stunning variations for you to compare and choose from. The base Cayenne is a midsize luxury crossover that is impressively appointed and has powerfully equipped under the hood. Toward the trim line’s top, the 2021 Porsche Cayenne GTS is significantly more advanced and delivers a beefier performance. How do these Cayenne versions compare in critical areas?


You will notice the most significant differences between the 2021 Porsche Cayenne and the 2021 Porsche Cayenne GTS are under the hood. The Cayenne receives 335 horsepower from a turbocharged V6, 3.0-liter engine. On the other hand, the Cayenne GTS draws 453 horsepower from a twin-turbo V8, 4.0-liter engine. The Cayenne has a top speed of 157 miles per hour and can accelerate to 60 miles per hour in approximately 5.9 seconds. The GTS’s top speed is 167 miles per hour, and its acceleration is cut down to 4.5 seconds.


The 2021 Cayenne is slightly taller than the Cayenne GTS. While the difference is modest, the overall profile’s effect is noticeable through the angle on the front and rear windshields. The Cayenne has metallic wheels with body-colored trim pieces. The hood has two accent lines that are not found on the Cayenne GTS’s hood. The 2021 Cayenne also has long bars running horizontally through the three-piece grille. The Cayenne GTS has darkened wheels with black side mirrors and roof rails. It also has a unique grille design that integrates both vertical and horizontal components into its style.


Both the 2021 Cayenne and the 2021 Cayenne GTS are loaded with elite features throughout their cockpit-style interiors. These features include a Burmester or Bose sound system, an advanced navigation system, leather material, Porsche Connect, driver assistance technologies, and other equipment. With a sunroof, a heated steering wheel, and various other preferred features, driving the Cayenne and the Cayenne GTS are pampering experiences.

Our Porsche of Farmington Hills sales associates will happily support your Cayenne research in person during your next visit. To learn more about the Cayenne and the Cayenne GTS, contact our dealership directly.

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