Porsche Cayman vs. Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$55,300
$52,200 - $54,700

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.81 / 5
16 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
300 hp
302 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.0L Turbocharged Boxer 4
3.5L DOHC 24

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Optional
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers
Optional

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors
Optional

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls
Optional

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Optional

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional

Driver Restriction Features

Driver Restriction Features
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering
Optional

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
40.3 in.

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
40.4 in.

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
38.4 in.

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Optional
38.5 in.

Climate Control

Climate Control
Optional

Dual Zone

Dual Zone
Optional
Optional

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional
Optional

Standard Seat

Standard Seat
Optional

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels

Hands Free Liftgate

Hands Free Liftgate
Optional

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror
Optional

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
P235/35ZR20 - P235/45ZR18
P255/50HR19 - P265/45HR20

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
97.4 in.
114.8 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
36 ft.
38.7 ft.

Length

Length
172.4 in.
189.7 in.

Width

Width
70.9 in.
76.2 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
2943 - 3009 lbs.
4650 - 4751 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
300 hp
302 hp

Torque

Torque
280 ft. lbs.
273 ft. lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
6600 - 7200 lbs.

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes
660 - 720 lbs.

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
V6 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
14.3 - 16.9 gal.
24.6 gal.

Combined

Combined
25 - 26 mpg
20 mpg

City

City
21 - 22 mpg
18 mpg

Highway

Highway
28 - 29 mpg
22 - 23 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension
Optional
Optional

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

HID Headlights

HID Headlights
Optional

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights
Optional
Optional

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking
Optional

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag
Optional

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag
Optional

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Porsche 718 Cayman
Mercedes-Benz GLE

Body Style

Body Style
Coupe
4MATIC - Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Two-Seaters
Standard Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD - Standard Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
2
5

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
2943 - 3009 lbs.
4650 - 4751 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
24 - 25 mpg.
19 - 20 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
21 - 22 mpg.
18 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
28 - 29 mpg.
22 - 23 mpg.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
_PC18_
6600 - 7200 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded H-4
660 - 720 lbs.

Displacement

Displacement
2.0 L/121
6600 - 7200 lbs.

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
660 - 720 lbs.

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
250, 480, _PDK01
6600 - 7200 lbs.

Trans Type

Trans Type
6 - 7
Premium Unleaded V-6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD - Manual w/OD
3.5 L/213

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.31 - 3.91
Gasoline Direct Injection

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.95 - 2.29
427

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.41 - 1.65
7

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.13 - 1.30
Automatic w/OD

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.95 - 1.08
4.38

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.81 - 0.88
2.86

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.00 - 3.55
1.92

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.89
1.37

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.0 - 7.3
1.00

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
0.82

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Strut
3.42

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
3.47

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Strut
600

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P235/35ZR20, P235/40ZR19, P235/45ZR18
8.8 - 9.3

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P265/35ZR20, P265/40ZR19, P265/45ZR18
180

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
18 X 8 - 20 X 8.5 in.
Double Wishbone

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 X 9.5 - 20 X 10.5 in.
Multi-Link

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Double Wishbone

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Multi-Link

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
R66

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
36 ft.
R66

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
P255/50HR19 - P265/45HR20

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
P255/50HR19 - P265/45HR20

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Compact

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
19 X 8.5 - 20 X 9 in.

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13 - 13.8 in.
19 X 8.5 - 20 X 9 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.8 - 13.8 in.
Compact in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
14.3 - 16.9 gal.
Aluminum

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
97.4 in.
Aluminum

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
172.4 in.
Steel

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
70.9 in.
Rack-Pinion

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
50.6 - 50.9 in.
38.7 ft.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
59.6 in.
4-Wheel Disc

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
60.3 in.
4-Wheel

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
3.9 - 4.3 in.
Yes

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.62
Yes

Model Group

Model Group
Cayman
13 in.

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
12.8 in.

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Coupe
24.6 gal.

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.0
40.4 in.

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
40.3 in.

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
58.5 in.

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
60.6 in.

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
38.5 in.