2016 Porsche Cayenne Turbo S Video, First Look

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

Say hello to the fastest production SUV to ever lap the famous Nürburgring.

The 2016 Porsche Cayenne Turbo S set a record with a 7:59.74 lap time, breaking the eight-minute mark thanks to its 4.8-liter turbocharged V8 engine with 570 hp and 590 lb-ft of torque. Compared to 2014 Turbo S, the 2015 model packs 20 hp more and 37 lb-ft more torque and will do the 0-62 mph sprint in 4.1 seconds.

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Rolling on 21-inch wheels from the factory, the Porsche Cayenne Turbo S comes standard with carbon ceramic brakes and Porsche Torque Vectoring Plus technology. Expect the 2016 Porsche Cayenne Turbo S to go on sale later this spring.

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Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at AutoGuide.com saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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