If you’re choosing the 2020 Porsche Cayman over the practically an identical Chevy Tahoe, you might as effectively skip proper to the 2020 Porsche Cayman. You get a a lot better powertrain and more refined suspension, nicer inside supplies, and all of the bells and whistles. It is also solely a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Performance Version bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made lately, however the 2020 Porsche Cayman occurs to be one among them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2020 Porsche Cayman offers ruggedness and high towing capability that solely this type of car can ship. A V8 engine comes standard, and out there four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction once you need it most.
The 2020 Porsche Cayman, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws commonly associated with this sort of vehicle. Cargo house isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gasoline. We’re also not keen on the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2020 Porsche Cayman’s journey and driving expertise start to fall in keeping with extra modern autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would advocate checking out the 2020 Porsche Cayman’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a standard body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a higher most towing capacity and superior cargo area and it is throughout a extra refined and upscale car.
The optional Enhanced Driver Alert package provides forward collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, computerized excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package deal provides a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting fashions at extra price. Non-obligatory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package deal with a singular axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2020 Porsche Cayman are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automated braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2020 Porsche Cayman additionally provides power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2020 Porsche Cayman recent by including a budget-conscious Customary Version Worth Package in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Other trims include the base SLE and the near-luxury 2020 Porsche Cayman, which pushes the 2020 Porsche Cayman into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and could be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban type as properly, normally at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors available for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.