2019 Porsche Cayenne vs 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE

2019 Porsche Cayenne vs 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE

In case you didn’t already know, Porsche sells more than just luxury sports cars. They also have a lineup of luxury SUVs that sport sleek, athletic body styles and plenty of juiced-up performance features. If “ordinary” isn’t on your radar, consider checking out the midsize Cayenne SUV. Check out this comparison between the 2019 Porsche Cayenne vs 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE!

Having been in production since 2002, the Cayenne has had a few years of trial and error to make it the SUV it is today. In fact, U.S. News & World Report named Porsche the number one automaker of 2019, and part of that has to do with the Cayenne holding up the group as the largest model available. In the table below, you’ll see a few noteworthy comparisons between these two. Check them out!

2019 Porsche Cayenne


2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE

340 hp/331 lb-ft Horsepower/Torque 329 hp/354 lb-ft
7700 lbs Towing Capacity 7200 lbs
Standard Parking Assistance Not Available
Standard Navigation System Optional

Specs and Features in the 2019 Cayenne

As far as horsepower and torque go, these two are quite similar. While the GLE gets more torque, the Cayenne has more horsepower, which makes things about even there. However, the Cayenne also has a towing capacity that exceeds the GLE by 500 pounds. Additionally, with an 8-speed Tiptronic S transmission, fuel efficiency goes up while performance is enhanced. Once you step inside, you’ll have a lot of luxury features to take hold of. Some of the interior comfort and convenience features include:

  • 10-speaker audio system
  • Satellite radio
  • 40/20/40 split-folding rear seats
  • 12.3-inch touchscreen display
  • Bluetooth® compatibility
  • 8-way power-adjustable front seats
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
  • Power liftgate
  • And much more!

It’s hard to highlight all the features the 2019 Cayenne has to offer, so you’d be best off coming in to see it for yourself. We have the 2019 Cayenne here at McDaniels Porsche in Columbia, so stop by to check it out or schedule a test drive on our website!

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