Porsche Cayenne Ground Clearance in Quick-to-Read Graphs

Ride height changes trhough history

Quick notes on Porsche Cayenne clearance

    • Estimated clearance for generation: 190 mm (7.5 in)
    • Offroad abilities: good
    • Ride height per person: 38 mm (1.5 in)
    • Clearance when loaded: 158 — 170 mm (6.2 — 6.7 in)
    • Risk of damage on bad road: low
    • Clearance to tire height: 190 mm / 119 mm
    • Ride height to disc diameter: 190 mm / 521 mm
    • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 202 mm
    • Difference with world average: +29 mm
    • Clearancell rating: 8 / 10

Clearance to power ratio

  • 3.0 V6 — 1.8 hp/mm
  • Turbo 5.0 V8 — 2.9 hp/mm
  • S 2.9 V6 — 2.3 hp/mm
  • 4.0 V8 Turbo S — 2.9 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 3.0 V6 — 2.4 Nm/mm
  • Turbo 5.0 V8 — 4.1 Nm/mm
  • S 2.9 V6 — 2.9 Nm/mm
  • 4.0 V8 Turbo S — 4.1 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 3.0 V6 — 61 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Turbo 5.0 V8 — 17 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • S 2.9 V6 — 21 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    3.0 V6 190 mm
    (7.5 in)
    63 mm/L 157 mm
    (6.2 in)
    +15% 11.3
    Turbo 5.0 V8 190 mm
    (7.5 in)
    48 mm/L 157 mm
    (6.2 in)
    +15% 11.5
    S 2.9 V6 190 mm
    (7.5 in)
    66 mm/L 157 mm
    (6.2 in)
    +15% 11.3
    4.0 V8 Turbo S 190 mm
    (7.5 in)
    48 mm/L 157 mm
    (6.2 in)
    +15% 11.5
    Vehicle 3.0 V6
    Clearance 190 mm (7.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 63 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 157 mm (6.2 in)
    Difference from world average +15%
    Ride height to car height 11.3%
    Vehicle Turbo 5.0 V8
    Clearance 190 mm (7.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 48 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 157 mm (6.2 in)
    Difference from world average +15%
    Ride height to car height 11.5%
    Vehicle S 2.9 V6
    Clearance 190 mm (7.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 66 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 157 mm (6.2 in)
    Difference from world average +15%
    Ride height to car height 11.3%
    Vehicle 4.0 V8 Turbo S
    Clearance 190 mm (7.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 48 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 157 mm (6.2 in)
    Difference from world average +15%
    Ride height to car height 11.5%

    Quick notes on Porsche Cayenne clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 190 mm (7.5 in)
      • Offroad abilities: good
      • Ride height per person: 38 mm (1.5 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 158 — 170 mm (6.2 — 6.7 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: low
      • Clearance to tire height: 190 mm / 126 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 190 mm / 508 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 202 mm
      • Difference with world average: +29 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 8 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 3.0 V6 — 1.8 hp/mm
  • 4.0 V8 Turbo S — 2.9 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 3.0 V6 — 2.4 Nm/mm
  • 4.0 V8 Turbo S — 4.1 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 3.0 V6 — 59 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 4.0 V8 Turbo S — 51 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    3.0 V6 190 mm
    (7.5 in)
    63 mm/L 157 mm
    (6.2 in)
    +15% 11.2
    4.0 V8 Turbo S 190 mm
    (7.5 in)
    48 mm/L 157 mm
    (6.2 in)
    +15% 11.4
    Vehicle 3.0 V6
    Clearance 190 mm (7.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 63 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 157 mm (6.2 in)
    Difference from world average +15%
    Ride height to car height 11.2%
    Vehicle 4.0 V8 Turbo S
    Clearance 190 mm (7.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 48 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 157 mm (6.2 in)
    Difference from world average +15%
    Ride height to car height 11.4%

    Quick notes on Porsche Cayenne clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 215 mm (8.5 in)
      • Offroad abilities: perfect
      • Ride height per person: 43 mm (1.7 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 183 — 195 mm (7.2 — 7.7 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: very low
      • Clearance to tire height: 215 mm / 135 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 215 mm / 470 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 227 mm
      • Difference with world average: +54 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 10 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • Diesel S 4.1 V8 — 1.8 hp/mm
  • 3.6 V6 — 1.4 hp/mm
  • S 4.8 V8 — 1.9 hp/mm
  • GTS 4.8 V8 — 2 hp/mm
  • Turbo S 4.8 V8 — 2.6 hp/mm
  • Turbo 4.8 V8 — 2.3 hp/mm
  • Diesel 3.0 V6 — 1.1 hp/mm
  • S 3.0 V6 — 1.5 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • Diesel S 4.1 V8 — 4 Nm/mm
  • 3.6 V6 — 1.9 Nm/mm
  • S 4.8 V8 — 2.3 Nm/mm
  • GTS 4.8 V8 — 2.4 Nm/mm
  • Turbo S 4.8 V8 — 3.5 Nm/mm
  • Turbo 4.8 V8 — 3.3 Nm/mm
  • Diesel 3.0 V6 — 2.6 Nm/mm
  • S 3.0 V6 — 2 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • Diesel S 4.1 V8 — 26 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 3.6 V6 — 22 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • S 4.8 V8 — 20 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • GTS 4.8 V8 — 20 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Turbo S 4.8 V8 — 19 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Turbo 4.8 V8 — 19 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Diesel 3.0 V6 — 29 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • S 3.0 V6 — 26 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    Diesel S 4.1 V8 215 mm
    (8.5 in)
    52 mm/L 182 mm
    (7.2 in)
    +25% 12.6
    3.6 V6 215 mm
    (8.5 in)
    60 mm/L 182 mm
    (7.2 in)
    +25% 12.6
    S 4.8 V8 215 mm
    (8.5 in)
    45 mm/L 182 mm
    (7.2 in)
    +25% 12.6
    GTS 4.8 V8 215 mm
    (8.5 in)
    45 mm/L 182 mm
    (7.2 in)
    +25% 12.6
    Turbo S 4.8 V8 215 mm
    (8.5 in)
    45 mm/L 182 mm
    (7.2 in)
    +25% 12.6
    Turbo 4.8 V8 215 mm
    (8.5 in)
    45 mm/L 182 mm
    (7.2 in)
    +25% 12.6
    Diesel 3.0 V6 215 mm
    (8.5 in)
    72 mm/L 182 mm
    (7.2 in)
    +25% 12.6
    S 3.0 V6 215 mm
    (8.5 in)
    72 mm/L 182 mm
    (7.2 in)
    +25% 12.6
    Vehicle Diesel S 4.1 V8
    Clearance 215 mm (8.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 52 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 182 mm (7.2 in)
    Difference from world average +25%
    Ride height to car height 12.6%
    Vehicle 3.6 V6
    Clearance 215 mm (8.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 60 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 182 mm (7.2 in)
    Difference from world average +25%
    Ride height to car height 12.6%
    Vehicle S 4.8 V8
    Clearance 215 mm (8.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 45 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 182 mm (7.2 in)
    Difference from world average +25%
    Ride height to car height 12.6%
    Vehicle GTS 4.8 V8
    Clearance 215 mm (8.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 45 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 182 mm (7.2 in)
    Difference from world average +25%
    Ride height to car height 12.6%
    Vehicle Turbo S 4.8 V8
    Clearance 215 mm (8.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 45 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 182 mm (7.2 in)
    Difference from world average +25%
    Ride height to car height 12.6%
    Vehicle Turbo 4.8 V8
    Clearance 215 mm (8.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 45 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 182 mm (7.2 in)
    Difference from world average +25%
    Ride height to car height 12.6%
    Vehicle Diesel 3.0 V6
    Clearance 215 mm (8.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 72 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 182 mm (7.2 in)
    Difference from world average +25%
    Ride height to car height 12.6%
    Vehicle S 3.0 V6
    Clearance 215 mm (8.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 72 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 182 mm (7.2 in)
    Difference from world average +25%
    Ride height to car height 12.6%

    Quick notes on Porsche Cayenne clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 198 mm (7.8 in)
      • Offroad abilities: good
      • Ride height per person: 39.6 mm (1.6 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 166 — 178 mm (6.5 — 7 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: low
      • Clearance to tire height: 198 mm / 130 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 198 mm / 476 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 210 mm
      • Difference with world average: +37 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 8 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 3.6i V6 — 1.3 hp/mm
  • GTS 4.8 V8 — 2.1 hp/mm
  • S 4.8 V8 — 1.8 hp/mm
  • Turbo 4.8 V8 — 3.1 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 3.6i V6 — 1.8 Nm/mm
  • GTS 4.8 V8 — 2.6 Nm/mm
  • S 4.8 V8 — 2.3 Nm/mm
  • Turbo 4.8 V8 — 4.3 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 3.6i V6 — 17 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • GTS 4.8 V8 — 14 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • S 4.8 V8 — 16 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Turbo 4.8 V8 — 11 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    3.6i V6 218 mm
    (8.6 in)
    61 mm/L 185 mm
    (7.3 in)
    +26% 12.8
    GTS 4.8 V8 194 mm
    (7.6 in)
    40 mm/L 161 mm
    (6.3 in)
    +17% 11.6
    S 4.8 V8 218 mm
    (8.6 in)
    45 mm/L 185 mm
    (7.3 in)
    +26% 12.8
    Turbo 4.8 V8 161 mm
    (6.3 in)
    33 mm/L 128 mm
    (5 in)
    0% 9.6
    Vehicle 3.6i V6
    Clearance 218 mm (8.6 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 61 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 185 mm (7.3 in)
    Difference from world average +26%
    Ride height to car height 12.8%
    Vehicle GTS 4.8 V8
    Clearance 194 mm (7.6 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 40 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 161 mm (6.3 in)
    Difference from world average +17%
    Ride height to car height 11.6%
    Vehicle S 4.8 V8
    Clearance 218 mm (8.6 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 45 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 185 mm (7.3 in)
    Difference from world average +26%
    Ride height to car height 12.8%
    Vehicle Turbo 4.8 V8
    Clearance 161 mm (6.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 33 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 128 mm (5 in)
    Difference from world average 0%
    Ride height to car height 9.6%