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The new 718 Cayman

For the sport of it.

Technical Specs

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Technical Specs
Wheelbase: 2,475 mm
Length: 4,379 mm Height: 1,295 mm
  Manual PDK
Power 220 kW (300 hp) at 6,500 rpm 220 kW (300 hp) at 6,500 rpm
Acceleration from 0 - 100 km/h 5.1 secs 4.9 secs (4.7 secs with Sport Chrono Package)
Top speed 275 km/h 275 km/h
Fuel Consumption Combined in l/100 km 7.4 6.9
CO2 emissions in g/km 168 158

Highlights

Porsche - Power and efficiency:  increased.

Power and efficiency:

increased.

Porsche - Power and efficiency:  increased.

Power and efficiency:

increased.

New turbocharged horizontally opposed engines for increased power, considerably more torque, high rpm limit and lower consumption. Variable turbine geometry (VTG) in the S models.

Porsche - Design:  sharpened.

Design:

sharpened.

Porsche - Design:  sharpened.

Design:

sharpened.

Sharp, snappy, clean – inside and out. The design is striking, while the rear end with accent trim looks even wider. The cockpit is newly styled, the specification exquisite. The colour and material ranges have been extended.

Porsche - Sound:  typically Porsche.

Sound:

typically Porsche.

Porsche - Sound:  typically Porsche.

Sound:

typically Porsche.

New engines – still delivering the characteristically powerful acoustics of a Porsche horizontally opposed unit, sounding even more purposeful with the new sports exhaust system.

Features

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Idea 718

Idea 718

The new Boxster and the new Cayman are the sequel that continues the 718 era. At their heart, a four-cylinder turbocharged boxer engine beats with the same fighting spirit that delivered countless...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - The principle of the mid-engined sports car

The principle of the mid-engined sports car

What is it that makes the new 718 models so special? Their performance, their handling, their design and the generous amount of space afforded by two luggage compartments. Above all: a mid-engine...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Character 718 Cayman

Character 718 Cayman

The new 718 Cayman lets its actions do the talking. Sporty actions, of course. As a corner-devouring coupé, it follows a line of its own far removed from fashion trends and four-lane arterials. In...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Exterior design

Exterior design

Precise, not fanciful. Self-assured, not restrained. Low, wide and sleek. The exterior design of the new 718 models ushers in a new era for the Boxster and Cayman with sporty, distinctive edges and...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Interior design

Interior design

Intuitive handling, performance-oriented ergonomics, a clean design. The interior of the new 718 models is also fully geared for sporty performance.

A strong emphasis on the horizontal gives the new...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Standard specification

Standard specification

Selected key features of the standard specifications: the 718 models.

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Performance

Performance

Creating more power is still no challenge. Not unless it’s done the Porsche way – by seeking to achieve a noticeable reduction in fuel consumption at the same time. The result is an increase of up to...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Turbocharger

Turbocharger

The displacement of the new 718 Boxster and Cayman models has been considerably reduced with the aim of lowering fuel consumption. Nevertheless, the power output of the new engines has been...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Efficiency-enhancing technologies

Efficiency-enhancing technologies

Auto start/stop switches off the engine when the driving speed falls below 7 km/h, such as when you are approaching a red light. As soon as you release the clutch or depress the accelerator pedal,...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Sports exhaust system

Sports exhaust system

With the optional sports exhaust system, the already powerful sound of the midmounted engine becomes even more intense – at the push of a button. Having caught the ear, the sports exhaust system also...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - 6-speed manual transmission

6-speed manual transmission

The 718 models are equipped with a smooth-shifting 6-speed manual transmission optimally matched to the respective engine map. The shift throws are sporty and short – shift effort is low. This means...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK)

Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK)

7-speed PDK, featuring both a manual and an automatic mode, is available as an option and offers extremely fast gear changes with no interruption in the flow of power. Not to mention even faster...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Porsche Torque Vectoring (PTV)

Porsche Torque Vectoring (PTV)

PTV is an optional system for enhancing driving dynamics and stability. Operating in conjunction with a mechanical rear differential lock, it works by varying the amount of torque transmitted to the...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Steering

Steering

Anyone can follow the straight and narrow. Only the corner is the true test of mettle. Only in the corner does a sports car really become a sports car. So it’s all the more important to have a...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM)

Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM)

Optional PASM, the electronic damping control system, continuously adjusts the damping force on each wheel, based on current road conditions and driving style. In addition, the body sits 10 mm lower.

P...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Porsche Stability Management (PSM)

Porsche Stability Management (PSM)

The new 718 Boxster and 718 Cayman models are equipped with enhanced Porsche Stability Management (PSM) – an automatic control system for maintaining stability at the limits of dynamic driving...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Wheels

Wheels

The new 718 Boxster and Cayman models each come equipped with distinctively styled 18-inch wheels. The S models are fitted with 19-inch wheels introducing two new rim designs.

On all 718 models, the...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - SPORT button

SPORT button

The SPORT button enables you to select a suspension setup where the emphasis is on either comfort or sporty performance. At the push of a button, the engine dynamics become even more direct. In...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Sport Chrono Package

Sport Chrono Package

Adrenaline at the push of a button, goose bumps included: the functions of the optional Sport Chrono Package enable an even sportier tuning of the vehicle – and launch you to unprecedented sporty...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Brakes

Brakes

In sport, performance counts. It applies to the engine and it also applies to the brakes. The new 718 models are therefore equipped with four-piston aluminium monobloc fixed calipers.

On the new 718...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Airbags and Porsche Side Impact Protection System (POSIP)

Airbags and Porsche Side Impact Protection System (POSIP)

The new 718 models offer advanced airbag technology in the form of full-size driver and front passenger airbags, which are inflated in two stages depending on the severity and type of accident.

All...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Lights

Lights

Rain. Fog. Darkness. Nothing that would faze a genuine athlete. That’s why all 718 models are equipped with Bi-Xenon headlights with integrated LED daytime running lights.

At the rear, the...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Emission control

Emission control

The new 718 models demonstrate that even high-performance sports cars can achieve moderate fuel consumption and exhaust emission values in their respective category. This is where the new...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Fuel economy and recycling

Fuel economy and recycling

Intelligent lightweight construction is integral to the Porsche identity. This identity is expressed in the form of a high proportion of aluminium, magnesium, plastics and super-high-strength sheet...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Fuel

Fuel

All Porsche models – including the 718 models – are designed to operate on fuels with an ethanol content of up to 10 %, e.g. ‘E10’. Ethanol has a positive impact on the CO2 balance because it is...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Interior

Interior

The new sports steering wheel with its puristic design, the ascending centre console, three round instruments with the rev counter positioned in the centre: everything in the interior is intended to...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Sports steering wheel

Sports steering wheel

The sports steering wheel with threespoke design is lightweight and functional. The small centre pad and the chrome ring encircling the Porsche Crest – both derived from the steering wheel of the 918...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Light design package

Light design package

The optional light design package is both practical and aesthetically appealing. It comprises dimmable LEDs in various parts of the interior.

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Porsche Entry & Drive

Porsche Entry & Drive

With the optional Porsche Entry & Drive, you can leave your car key in your pocket. As soon as you grab the door handle, or your hand nears the Porsche Crest on the front luggage compartment lid or...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Seats

Seats

Sports seats

The Sports seats are comfortable and provide support even during performance driving. They come equipped with electric backrest adjustment and mechanical height and fore/aft adjustment....

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Climate control

Climate control

An optional alternative to the air conditioning system, two-zone automatic climate control has separate temperature controls for the driver and front passenger and offers a choice of three climate...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Luggage compartments and storage solutions

Luggage compartments and storage solutions

A lot can be expected of a genuine sports car. The mid-engine concept of the 718 models impresses not only by delivering superbly agile driving dynamics, but also by affording two luggage...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Assistance systems

Assistance systems

Adaptive cruise control including Porsche Active Safe (PAS)

Available as an option in conjunction with Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK), this enhanced version of cruise control actively regulates the...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - The new Porsche Communication Management (PCM)

The new Porsche Communication Management (PCM)

The Porsche Communication Management (PCM) is your control centre for audio, communication and navigation functions. PCM is operated by means of the new 7-inch multi-touchscreen. In response to hand...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Telephone module

Telephone module

The telephone module offers convenience, excellent reception and optimised voice quality. With a SIM card inserted directly into the SIM card reader of your PCM, calls can be made using the...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Wireless Internet access

Wireless Internet access

Wireless Internet access gives you in-car online access from WiFi-enabled client devices (e.g. laptops, tablets or smartphones), simultaneously if necessary.

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Apple® CarPlay

Apple® CarPlay

With Apple® CarPlay, you can use the apps of your iPhone® even when you’re on the move – with Apple® voice control Siri® for example.

You can use Siri® to compose text messages, have incoming SMS...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Sound systems

Sound systems

Sound Package Plus

Sound Package Plus delivers excellent sound. It comprises six loudspeakers and a total output of 110 watts in the new 718 Boxster, and eight loudspeakers with 150 watts in the new...

Porsche The new 718 Cayman - Porsche Exclusive

Porsche Exclusive

Our wealth of experience goes back a long way. Since the very beginning, we at Porsche have been dedicated to realising customer wishes as part of our special request service. Known until 1986 as the...

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The new 718 Cayman and 718 Boxster.
For the sport of it.

The new 718 Cayman and 718 Boxster models are continuing the era of the legendary 718s that began in 1957. In their flat-four-turbo engines beats the heart of a warrior that has conquered countless podiums. Their lightweight construction contains the concentrated experience of endurance and hill climb races. In them lives the will to excel beyond standards. And to convince. It is only natural that they would now include these three numbers in their name and so continue the 718 legend.

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