• 02Jan

    The Porsche brand has always been equated to petrol engines under the hoods of its stylish road machines. Never in its 60 year history run a car with a diesel engine. porsche cayenneThat is destined to change in February 2009 when it starts selling the Cayenne off-roader with diesel engines in Europe.

    The opportunity of producing diesel engines came when Porsche took part in the operations of the Volkswagen Group, the latter being known as the biggest producer of modern diesel locomotives. Technologies from VW subordinates like Lamborghini and Audi also open a lot of possibilities.

    porsche cayenne diesel engine

    The initiative was also taken in response to the changing tides of regulations in the European markets which are slowly opening to tax incentives for automobiles with diesel engines.

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