The Lexus burns up 4 % fewer petrol running around the town in comparison to the Porsche Cayenne I. The Lexus LX 450 4.5 215HP manual 4x4, which comes from large 4x4 class, consumes 2.2 l less petrol. Interesting is that average fuel consumption in the urban for the large off-road 4x4 class is 14.8 l, whereas the Lexus needs by 15 % more fuel than the average.
The trunk of the Lexus LX 450 4.5 215HP manual 4x4 is 790 l larger in relation to the Porsche. It is sensible difference therefore in this category the Lexus LX 450 will be a way more convenient. The larger the boot, the more luggage you can take.
Trunk capacity with seats down
distance between left and right side of a car influences on interior space for travelers and also stability during driving. The width of the Lexus LX 450 is larger by 2 millimeters in comparison to the Porsche Cayenne I 3.2 i V6 24V 250HP manual 4x4 and is not really relevant. The average for the „full-size SUV” segment equals to 1,866 millimeters and is by 64 mm smaller than the same attribute of the Lexus.
The engine displacement of the Lexus LX 450 is by 40 % bigger in comparison to the Porsche Cayenne I 3.2 i V6 24V 250HP manual 4x4. In a consequence the Porsche Cayenne I will be more fuel efficient, however, the engine of the Lexus will be of better quality, running more smoothly and less prone to breaking down.
Maximum load capacity
The Lexus LX 450 is 1 % longer when compared to the Porsche. The length of the vehicle plays a role in respect of travelling comfort and space in the trunk. The Lexus LX 450 probably will be offering to it's users more room for legs. Aditionally the Lexus LX 450 4.5 215HP manual 4x4 will be better driven but the Porsche will be a bit easier to park because of shorter length of the body.
The higher a car is, the the more convenient is a boarding it and greater capacity of loading massive amount of thinks to it. The difference between these two cars of 171 mm to the advantage of the Lexus is small and should not be really noticeable.