Compare 2009 INFINITI QX56 vs 2009 Porsche Cayenne

2009 INFINITI QX56
2009 Porsche Cayenne
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RWD 4-Door
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AWD 4-Door Manual
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
AWD 4-Door Manual 14 20 $37,910 $44,600
AWD 4-Door Tiptronic 14 20 $40,460 $47,600
AWD 4-Door S 13 19 $50,490 $59,400
AWD 4-Door Manual GTS 11 17 $60,265 $70,900
AWD 4-Door Tiptronic GTS 13 18 $62,815 $73,900
AWD 4-Door Turbo 12 19 $83,045 $97,700
AWD 4-Door Turbo S 12 19 $105,060 $123,600
Pricing
Invoice Price
$50,806
$37,910
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$55,050
$44,600
Monthly Payment Estimate
$918 / month
$743 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.2
7.8
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2009 Porsche Cayenne isn’t as practical as other SUVs its size, but it handles like a Porsche.
TCC Likes
TCC Dislikes
Fuel Economy
City
12 mpg 14 mpg
Highway
18 mpg 20 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
2WD Sport Utility Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity
7 5
Third Leg Room (in)
32.2 -
Second Head Room (in)
40.0 38.9
Third Hip Room (in)
48.8 -
Second Shoulder Room (in)
64.5 56.7
Front Leg Room (in)
41.8 40.6
Third Head Room (in)
35.9 -
Front Hip Room (in)
61.3 - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³)
188.7 - TBD -
Third Shoulder Room (in)
63.7 -
Second Leg Room (in)
41.9 36.0
Front Head Room (in)
39.7 39.7
Second Hip Room (in)
60.1 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
65.1 58.5
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
NA - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
78.8 75.9
Track Width, Front (in)
67.5 - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in)
8.3 8.54
Length, Overall (in)
206.9 188.9
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
NA - TBD -
Height, Overall (in)
77.8 66.9
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in)
67.5 - TBD -
Wheelbase (in)
123.2 112.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
56.7 19.07
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
NA - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
97.1 62.51
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
- TBD - NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
20.0 NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
NA - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.6 x 1.02 13.00 x 1.10
Brake Type
Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.8 x 1.2 13.0 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
28.0 26.4
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
20 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
40.8 38.4
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.6 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size
P275/60R20 P235/65R17
Spare Tire Size
P275/60R20 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code
NA - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code
NA - TBD -
Rear Tire Size
P275/60R20 P235/65R17
Rear Tire Order Code
NA - TBD -
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5000 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA 7716
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
500 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA 771
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
5705 4762
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
20 x 8 - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
20 x 8 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
20 x 8 17 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
12.3 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
130 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
650 - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type
Gas V8 Gas V6
Fuel System
MPI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
393 @ 3400 273 @ 3000
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
5.6L/339 3.6L/219
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
320 @ 5200 290 @ 6200
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
14 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
18 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
12 14
Transmission
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.61 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.37 - TBD -
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.36 - TBD -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA - TBD -
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.83 - TBD -
Clutch Size (in)
NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.52 - TBD -
Trans Type
5 6
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.83 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
- - TBD -
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
- 1.0
Summary
Body Style
4 Door 4 Door SUV
Vehicle Name
Infiniti QX56 Porsche Cayenne
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
23 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Double Wishbone Multi-link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
22.2 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double Wishbone Double Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
1 6

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