2014 Porsche Cayman – Review
The most desirable sports car on the market because of its stylish and classy look and high end performance. For the 2014 model year, the Porsche Cayman is totally redesigned to increase its charm and performance. The 2014 model will enter the Porsche Cayman to its new generation and we cannot compare this new generation car with the previous one because the previous generation models are almost perfect.
Exterior, Interior and Trims
The 2014 Porsche Cayman is a 2-door sports coupe that is offered in two trims, the base and the S.
The exterior styling and features of both the trims are almost same that include 18 inch wheels (base model), 19 inch wheels (S trim) with summer high performance tires, automatically extended rear spoiler, rear defogger, variable intermittent wipers, body color front and rear bumpers, front fog lights, body color power and heated side view mirror, halogen headlights and daytime running lights.
The interior of the Cayman is considered as one of the most comfortable and decent ones. The interior of the 2014 Porsche Cayman is redesigned that is now driver oriented to offer full time comfort and convenience to the driver. The distance between the gearbox and steering wheel is now reduced to offer easy access to the driver. A range of colors and materials are offered to the customers to choose from to make the 2014 Porsche Cayman perfect to their choice. Fortunately, there are lots of optional features are also offered to the consumers to personalize the perfect sport car.
Under the Hood
The 2014 Porsche Cayman gets power from a horizontally opposed 2.7 liter flat six engine that delivers 275 horsepower and 213 lb ft of torque. Like all the other Cayman models, the base trim comes standard with rear wheel drive and a six speed manual transmission. The PDK dual clutch seven speed automated manual is optional. The car accelerates from 0-60 mph in 5.4 seconds and EPA rated fuel economy is 20 mpg city and 30 mpg highway.
The Porsche Cayman S trim is powered by a 3.4 liter flat 6 engine that produces 325 horsepower and 273 lb ft of torque and is mated with PDK. The car accelerates from 0-60 mph in 4.5 seconds and EPA rated fuel economy is 21 mpg city and 30 mpg highway. Top speed for base is up to 165 mph and for the S is up to 175 mph.
Antilock disc brakes, eight airbags and stability control are standard on Porsche Cayman.
Pricing and Availability
The price for the 2014 Porsche Cayman is from $52,600 to $63,800 and is available for sale from spring 2013.
The key competitors of the Porsche Cayman 2014 are 2014 Audi TTS, Lotus Evora, Chevrolet Corvette and BMW Z4.
- Powerful engines
- Lighter and stable
- Same price for an improved version
- Slight updates
- The new steering wheel is less impressive
The 2014 Porsche Cayman is a new generation vehicle that is almost remained unchanged with slight changes and the most significant change is 66 lbs lighter and 15% more fuel efficiency.