Compare 2019 Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid vs. 2019 Tesla Model X


 2019 Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid 2019 Tesla Model X
Starting MSRP

$79,900 $81,000

516 lb-ft 387 lb-ft

2019 Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid vs 2019 Tesla Model X
Serving San Diego, CA
The 2019 Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid is a gas-electric hybrid vehicle with a midsize luxury crossover SUV. While the Cayenne has been in demand as a high-performance SUV for more than 15 years, the hybrid version was only released in 2015. The Cayenne E-Hybrid may be compared to the Model X periodically because it’s a midsize crossover SUV as well. However, the Model X is an all-electric model that remains in its first generation. Before narrowing down your options and deciding between these two SUVs, check out what they offer behind the wheel in greater detail.


If you assume that the Cayenne E-Hybrid for 2019 would be lackluster on the road because of its gas-electric hybrid powertrain, you may be surprised by its capabilities when you arrive at the dealership to test drive it. The Cayenne E-Hybrid comes with a turbocharged V6 engine mated to a lithium-ion battery with an onboard charger. Together, they create 455 horsepower. The Cayenne E-Hybrid also comes with an 8-speed Tiptronic S transmission, all-wheel drive, an advanced stability management system, power steering, and other features. On the other hand, the 2019 Tesla Model X is available in three powertrain designs. This all-electric SUV is available with a 250-mile standard range, 325-mile long-range, and a 305-mile range for the performance version.


As a luxury SUV, the 2019 Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid has a stunning interior with many high-end materials and finishes. The front row has a cockpit feel thanks to supportive, adjustable seats and a rising center console. Its features include a 3-spoke steering wheel design with various mounted controls for Bluetooth technology, cruise control, and other functions. It also comes with a color display screen, power windows, a navigation system, smartphone apps, and more. The Tesla Model X has similar exterior dimensions, but it features three rows, creating a tighter feel. The dashboard has a futuristic feel with a 17-inch display screen that encompasses the central region. The Model X also has a minimalistic 3-spoke steering wheel, a digital display for the driver’s gauges, power windows, power front seats, and a few other features.


Additional differences exist across the exteriors of the Cayenne E-Hybrid and the Model X. The 2019 Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid has a sporty yet luxurious look from bumper to bumper, and this is characterized by a unique hood design that bends sharply into a signature grille. The LED headlights are characteristic of modern Porsche models. There are several wheel and color choices available for you to choose from. The Tesla Model X for 2019 has a futuristic look with sleek lines and a minimalistic grille. The batwing-style rear doors provide a unique element, but the rear tailgate is akin to a hatchback vehicle.

You can continue your comparison by visiting our Porsche dealership. During a visit, you can gather first-hand details about the Cayenne E-Hybrid for 2019, and finalize your SUV buying decision.

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* Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price. Excludes options; taxes; title; registration; delivery, processing and handling fee; dealer charges. Dealer sets actual selling price.