The BMW X5 F15 burns up 6.8 l fewer fuel in the mixed cycle in relation to the Porsche Cayenne II 4.5 V8 Turbo 500HP manual 4x4. The difference at the level of 6.8 l will be quite perceptible in everyday usage of the car. In the long term it will bring you a substantial cost reduction.
The BMW consumes 49 % less petrol while driving inside city in comparison to the Porsche Cayenne II. The difference in the amount of 10.9 l is quite noticeable in daily use of the ride. What is more, in a long term it will even bring you significant savings. Remember that fuel consumption may vary depending on your driving style
Width of a car directly affects interior space for travelers and also stability while driving. The width of the BMW is larger only by 6 millimeters than the Porsche Cayenne II and is not really relevant. The medium for the „large 4x4 ” class equals to approximately 1,866 millimeters and is by 4 % larger than the same feature of the BMW X5 F15.
The wheelbase of a vehicle means the length between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving due to better car's weight distribution. BMW X5 F15 xDrive35i 306HP automatic 4x4 has 87 millimeters longer wheelbase distance than Porsche Cayenne II. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the stability and steering. Hence, the mass of BMW X5 F15 should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
The BMW X5 F15 is 2 percent longer when compared to the Porsche Cayenne II. The length of the vehicle plays a role in respect of travelling comfort and space in the trunk. The BMW very likely will be offering to it's passangers more space for legs. Aditionally the BMW X5 F15 will be better driven but the Porsche Cayenne II will be a slightly easier for parking due to shorter length .
Model release date
Production of the older car commenced 7 years prior to its rival and for this reason it is reasonable to suppose that this vehicle is equipped with significantly less advanced parts .
Automatic transmission in the BMW despite having a few minuses gives much more better comfort of driving. After a long time spent at the steering wheel you probably would be less exhausted. Moreover automatic puts less strain on the engine thanks to the factory settings of shifts in specific revs range.