Despite impending surcharges on diesel cars expected to be announced in the near future, diesel was still in greater demand than petrol.…
May 02, 2017 | Autoweek
Porsche put the low-end torque performance of the Cayenne to the test recently by towing the largest passenger aircraft in service today -- the Airbus A380 -- out of its 60,000 square foot hangar, in the process setting a new Guinness world record for the Heaviest Aircraft Pull by a Production Car.
Which version of the Cayenne did Porsche use? The Cayenne S Diesel of course, which is also the version of the Cayenne we'd recommend for towing an airliner if you find yourself in such a situation. The 385 hp is certainly useful in this scenario, but it's the 627 lb-ft of torque that comes in handy when towing something like the 314-ton, 516-seat Airbus.