The facelifted 2022 Porsche Cayenne Coupe has just been spotted testing with subtle camouflage. The latest spy shots reveal that the new model will only get mid-cycle updates. Generally, the Coupe model will follow the SUV’s lead, featuring the same attractiveness on the front and rear.
As we can plainly see, the exterior of the upcoming Coupe will not be significantly different from the regular one. Generally, both models come with an updated front bumper, slimmed-down LED headlights and a slightly more sculpted hood. However, the main difference between Coupe and a regular one is that Coupe offers a standard sunroof, while that feature remains optional on the Cayenne SUV. Also, a sloping roof is another noticeable difference.
2022 Porsche Cayenne Coupe Facelift
Spy photos of the new facelifted 2022 Porsche Cayenne Coupe are available, and we’re getting our first glimpse of the changes. The upcoming model looks instantly recognizable, featuring a revised grille with a more rectangular shape.
Interestingly, more enlarged air intakes are present as well, with a single lower bar.
Elsewhere, the forthcoming Coupe also adopts more attractive and restyled LED headlights and a new hood. However, the rear is mostly unchanged, with a modified bumper and lightly revised taillights.
New 12.3-Inch Touchscreen Display Dominates Inside
Inside, the new 2022 Porsche Cayenne will adopt a very sporty cabin. Unlike the regular model, the Coupe will sacrifice some space behind because of a sloping roof. Still, it can squeeze three people in the back. The new spy photos also reveal some changes on the dashboard. They showed that the Cayenne Coupe comes with a new center console, inspired by the one found in the 911.
The Porsche’s 12.3-inch touchscreen display dominates inside, and you’ll get alongside wireless Apple CarPlay, four USB-C ports, aux input, Bluetooth, navigation, a Wi-Fi hotspot, SiriusXM satellite radio, HD Radio, and voice control.
2022 Porsche Cayenne Coupe Engine Options
For the 2022 model year, Porsche Coupe offers few different engines. The first one is a potent 3.0-liter turbocharged V6 that produces 335 horsepower and 332 lb-ft of torque. This mill is also available as optional with a hybrid system, delivering the total output of 455 horsepower. The next mill is under the hood of the Cayenne S Coupe model. This engine consists of a 2.9-liter twin-turbocharged V6 that develops 434 horsepower and 405 lb-ft of torque.
Besides, the manufacturer also offers three 4.0-liter twin-turbocharged V8. The first one that powers Cayenne GTS Coupe makes 453 horsepower, while under the hood Cayenne Turbo Coupe the same engine, cranks out 541 horses. Finally, the last one and the most potent delivers a total output of 670 horsepower combined. This engine is availably only choosing the Cayenne Turbo S E-Hybrid Coupe. Besides, all models share the same 8-speed automatic gearbox and permanent all-wheel drive. It’s worth mentioning that, unlike the standard SUV, the Coupe included launch control functionality.
Release Date, Price
From the first spy photos, it is certain that the upcoming 2022 Porsche Cayenne Coupe will only receive some mid-cycle updates. Generally, it looks identical to the regular SUV version, featuring more sleek styling thanks to the sloped roof.
However, according to Porsche, the new Cayenne Coupe will arrive later in the year, starting at around 76.500. Compared to the SUV regular version, the Coupe cost almost $10k more.