The first Porsche Cayman came to life in 2005. The Porsche 718
Cayman is a two door, low – heighted, 2 passenger luxury car.
The new version of 2018 is under production and is set to
launch soon. The Cayman as a tradition seems identical to the
Boxster below the waist.
2018 Porsche 718 Cayman Engine
The base engine in the 2018 Porsche 718 Cayman would be a 300
hp 2.0 liter turbocharged direct fuel injection 4 cylinder
powertrain that produces a torque of 280 pound feet. A 350 hp
turbocharged 2.5 liter flat four engine generating 309 pound
feet of torque will be available as an option, standard in
Cayman S. A six speed manual transmission comes standard and a
seven speed automatic transmission will be available as an
option. The car will be driven on a rear wheel drive platform.
The fuel efficiency would improve for the 2018 model because of
the turbocharged engines. The base model is expected to deliver
21 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway with the manual
transmission and 22 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway
with the PDK.
2018 Porsche 718 Cayman Exteriors
The new generation Cayman will be sporting a slightly wider
front end with a freshly designed bumper, wider air intakes,
new era bi-xenon headlamps, freshly designed daytime running
lights and an all new impressive grille. The tail light too
will get a fresh modification with 3D LEDs and four point brake
lights integrated with a black strip that boasts ‘Porsche’
written over it. The 2018 Porsche 718 Cayman has an overall
length of 172.4 inches, width of 70.9 and a height of 51
inches. The car holds a ground clearance of 4.3 inches. The
chassis will be retuned with firmer springs, stabilizers and
revised shock absorbers. There is an Automatic Engine Stop –
Start feature, Electric Power – Assist Speed – Sensing
Steering, Variable Intermittent Wipers, LED Brake Lights and
Front and Rear Vented Discs. The car will be running over 19 or
20 inch wheels.
2018 Porsche 718 Cayman Interiors
The interior boasts 2-way Sport seats with electric backrest
adjustment and height adjustment. The beautification includes
metal – look instrument panel insert, metal – look console
insert, aluminium and metal – look interior accent, partial
leather seat trim. There would be newly designed A/C vents, an
updated instrument cluster and a redesigned steering wheel. The
key features would be Remote Keyless Entry, Manual Air
conditioning, Day – Night Rear view Mirror and Fade-to-off
Interior Lighting. The Infotainment system would comprise of
7.0 inch touch screen with 8 speaker surround system, cell
phone connectivity, 2 USB slots, AUX-IN, 2 SD card slots,
Bluetooth connectivity, Navigation, Apple CarPlay connectivity,
Porsche Car Connect, Hands Free Calling and HD Radio.
2018 Porsche 718 Cayman Safety
The Advanced Airbag System includes Dual stage driver and
passenger Seat – Mounted Side airbags, Dual stage driver and
passenger Front airbags, Curtain 1st Row airbag and
driver and passenger Knee airbags. There is Electronic
Stability Control, ABS, Traction Control, Brake Assist, Hill
Hold Control, Electric Parking Brake, Front and Rear Parking
sensors, Low Tire Pressure Warning, and Pretensioners.
2018 Porsche 718 Cayman Pricing
The Porsche 718 Cayman 2018 will be priced with a starting
price of $53,900. The Cayman S will be priced at more than
$66,300. The most expensive variant would be Cayman S with the
PDK, at $69,500.
2018 Porsche 718 Cayman Photo Gallery