Yesterday we saw the first leaked photos of the 2021 Porsche Cayenne GTS and now it’s officially here. The Cayenne GTS and Cayenne GTS Coupe slot in between the S and Turbo models what we love here is the nice 453 horsepower under the hood.
The Cayenne GTS models are powered by the same 4.0-liter twin-turbocharged V8 as the Panamera GTS. Here it makes 453 horsepower and 457 pound-feet of torque, which is 19 more horsepower and 52 lb-ft. of torque than the Cayenne S. Compared to the Cayenne Turbo, the GTS has 88 less hp and 110 lb-ft.
The V8 is mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission and with the Sport Chrono package, it will reach 60 mph in 4.2 seconds.
Other upgrades include, revised adaptive damper settings and a standard air suspension. The chassis has also been lowered by 30 millimeters compared to the S and both GTS models ride on 21-inch wheels.
There’s also an optional Lightweight Sport Package that adds a carbon fiber roof, while the GTS Coupe has an optional center-mounted exhaust pipes. Inside Alcantara suede has been added to the seat inserts, headliner, armrests and doors.
The 2021 Cayenne GTS starts at $108,650 and the GTS Coupe starts at $111,850, including the destination fees. Both will arrive this fall.