This past week Porsche invited journalists from around the world to try out the Cayenne Diesel in Anchorage Alaska. Powered by a 3.0 liter V6 turbo diesel engine, the majestic Alaskan setting provided the perfect mix of terrain to highlight the diesel's long distance range (765 miles from a 26.4 gallon tank), towing capacity (7716 lbs, same as the gas powered V6 and Cayenne S) and everyday driving (MSRP $55,750). Admittedly, this video is a bit slow, but it does give you a good idea of the driving experience and some of the terrain covered during the event. Stay tuned this week and next for even more info from this press event. If you can't see the video below in your email simply visit Introduction of the Cayenne Diesel to the United States to view it directly on PorschePurist.
For even more info on the new Cayenne Diesel check out Porsche's new microsite dedicated to this model.
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