2015 Porsche Cayenne vs. 2015 Volkswagen Touareg Review

Comparison Review

The Porsche Cayenne will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Volkswagen Touareg.

You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Porsche Cayenne as you will with the Volkswagen Touareg, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Porsche Cayenne will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Volkswagen Touareg, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Porsche Cayenne will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the Volkswagen Touareg.

Since the Porsche Cayenne is much wider than the Volkswagen Touareg, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. When looking at overall length, the Porsche Cayenne takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Volkswagen Touareg.

Due to its much higher torque, the Porsche Cayenne does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Volkswagen Touareg.

The Porsche Cayenne has the same turning radius as the Volkswagen Touareg, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

If you've got something you need to pull, the Porsche Cayenne will do just as well as the Volkswagen Touareg, since they have about the same towing capacity. When it comes to horsepower, the Porsche Cayenne greatly out-muscles the Volkswagen Touareg.

In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Porsche Cayenne and the Volkswagen Touareg. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the Porsche Cayenne as you will in the Volkswagen Touareg.

You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Porsche Cayenne than that of the Volkswagen Touareg.

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2015 Porsche

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MSRP*: $61,700 - $113,600

2015 Volkswagen

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MSRP*: $44,705 - $62,200
Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $2,000
Low APR Loan: -- As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: As low as 4.80% --
City MPG: 14 - 20 17 - 20
Highway MPG: 21 - 29 23 - 29
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: -- $42,515 - $59,153

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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