Porsche has launched its third-generation luxury SUV in South Africa – the new Cayenne.

Based on the iconic 911 sports car, the brand’s SUV has been enhanced visually, receives a new engine and improved technology,

At launch, buyers have two newly-developed six-cylinder engines to choose from. The 250kW 3.0-litre turbo delivers 29kW more than the outgoing version. The 2.9-litre V6 bi-turbo powering the Cayenne S has 324kW (an increase of 15kW), capable of propelling the SUV to 265km/h.