Check Out The New Porsche Cayenne's Redesigned Cabin

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Here's your first look inside the upcoming Porsche Cayenne facelift.

While the next-generation Porsche Macan is expected to arrive in 2022 with an all-electric powertrain, its larger Cayenne sibling will stick around for a few more years. The current Cayenne launched in 2019, but spy shots have shown the popular SUV is getting a refresh to keep sales rolling in.

After our first look at the updated SUV in February, our spy photographers have spotted Porsche testing multiple Cayenne prototypes previewing the SUV's mid-cycle facelift - and this time we get a look inside the redesigned cabin.

We can see the center console has been redesigned and the gear changer now matches the design of the one in the 992-generation Porsche 911.

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One of the prototypes also features a new fully digital instrument cluster and a larger infotainment screen. The prototype with the new gear shifter also has revised climate controls. On the outside, the changes are more subtle.

To give the Cayenne a fresher face, Porsche has fitted slimmer headlights, which are disguised with camouflage that makes them look like the current model's. There's also a revised front bumper and the hood looks more sculpted. At the back, the prototype looks identical to the current Cayenne, but the previous prototype was updated with new taillights and a repositioned license plate. The Cayenne Coupe should also get the same updates as the regular model.

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No mechanical changes are expected for the new Cayenne facelift, so the engine options should carry over. The current Cayenne is available with a 3.0-liter turbocharged V6 developing 335 hp and 332 lb-ft in the base model and a 2.9-liter twin-turbo V6 rated at 434 hp and 405 lb-ft in the S variant.

A 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 is also available rated at 453 hp/457 lb-ft in the Cayenne GTS and 541 hp/567 lb-ft in the Turbo. Topping the range is the Turbo S E-Hybrid, which packs an electrified 4.0-liter twin-turbo generating a combined 670 hp and 663 lb-ft of torque.

Porsche hasn't announced when the updated Cayenne will debut, but we're expecting it to break cover later this year.

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