2020 Porsche Cayenne vs. 2020 BMW X6

2020 Porsche Cayenne


2020 BMW X6

335 hp


335 hp
332 lb-ft


330 lb-ft
152 mph

Top track speed

130 mph
5.9 seconds

0-60 time

5.3 seconds
Turbocharged V6


3.0-liter TwinPower Turbo inline 6-cylinder



The 2020 Porsche Cayenne delivers advanced technology, robust engine options, and powerful performance wrapped in a stylish and eye-catching interior. Comparing the Cayenne to the 2020 BMW X6 only further illustrates to North Oaks drivers how they can find all they need and more in a Porsche. Explore our Porsche Cayenne vs. BMW X6 comparison to choose the model best for you.

2020 Porsche Cayenne Highlights

  • BOSE® Surround Sound System and Burmester® High-End Surround Sound System are available as options for the Macan models.
  • Porsche Connect app allows you to determine your preferred destination and stream your music.
  • Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK), this enhanced version of cruise control actively regulates the speed of your vehicle in line with the speed of the vehicle in front. A radar sensor scans the road ahead up to a distance of 650 ft. 
  • New Lane Change Assist, available as an option, uses radar sensors to monitor the areas to the rear of the vehicle and the blind spots on either side.
  • Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM) also actively and continuously adjusts damping force.

Cayenne vs. X6: Performance

While BMW does offer some performance boosters like the convenient auto start-stop function, electronic throttle control, and Driving Dynamics Control, the Porsche boasts rear-axle steering, Porsche Dynamic Chassis Control (PDCC) and two engine exciting options. With all of this, the Cayenne gives you plenty to handle the streets in North Oaks. Plus, it’s just cool to ride around town with that distinctive Porsche emblem leading the charge. 

The all-new 2020 Porsche Cayenne also offers more model variants including: 

  • E-Hybrid that mixes sustainability and driving dynamics.
  • S perfect for racetrack or the road, leisure or everyday driving.
  • GTS for a pure and thrilling motorsport atmosphere to the road.
  • Turbo for an intense adrenaline rush with our most powerful eight-cylinder engine.
  • Turbo S E-Hybrid with a unique dual drive concept that combines hybrid technology and the most powerful engine output in the model range.

Cayenne vs. X6: Interior

Leather seats are standard, however you also have numerous materials to choose from for accents, including suede and carbon fiber. While the materials used in the X6 are of high quality, there aren’t the same amount of choices compared to the Cayenne. Shoppers can find Apple CarPlay™ integration, luxurious materials, and the option for a panoramic moonroof in both the Cayenne and X6 interiors. Despite what they share, it’s in the differences that you’ll be able to decide on the luxury model for you.

Porsche Cayenne Highlights include: Head-up display, My Porsche interface personalization, and Porsche Connect with Online Navigation with real-time traffic, and many more more.

Cayenne vs. X5: Safety

Both offer advanced systems that assist you in the Cayenne and X6, however you might find the system in the Cayenne a bit more thorough. Especially when it comes to preventing a collision, rather than only protecting when one is in motion.

The all new Porsche Cayenne comes loaded with great standard and available features including: Adaptive cruise control, Lane keeping assist including traffic sign recognition, Collision and brake assist, Night vision assist, and more more great options.

While on the other hand the new BMW X6 offers Active Driving Assistant , includes Daytime Pedestrian Protection, Frontal Collision Warning with City Collision Mitigation, Lane Departure Warning, Active Blind Spot Detection, and rear Cross Traffic Alert. Lacking the innovative features like Night Vision Assist and ParkAssist with surround view.

Explore the Cayenne at Porsche St. Paul

After taking a deeper look at the BMW X6 vs. Porsche Cayenne, it’s clear that the new Cayenne can ensure drivers a safe, entertaining, and stylish ride. Find out more about the Cayenne, and how it matches up to the Macan, come by our state-of-the-art showroom in Maplewood.


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