2022 Porsche Cayenne vs. 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class

The 2022 Porsche Cayenne is known for its jaw-dropping performance along with a chic interior that is fit for its vehicle class. The car definitely turns heads which makes it a great choice for a luxury midsize SUV. Join us to explore other aspects of this high performer along with what its class rival, the 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class has to offer in the following write-up.

Design & Style

The Porsche Cayenne showcases a first-rate cabin interior, that evokes a deep sense of luxury. Its cabin surfaces are embellished with premium materials such as leather and other posh elements to create a stunning and modern look. The car seats up to five people in its standard body style. It comes with comfy, wide seats that offer plenty of leg and headroom. The seats are also well-bolstered, offering plenty of support during turns and corners.

The Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class sets the standard for its interior which is just as classy as what the Cayenne has to offer. It features an excellent fit and finish through its soft upholstered seats and tight-fitting panels. Insulation is also good inside its cabin and the car can seat up to five people on supportive seats. The car has an optional third row but it is rather lacking of space, thus it is best left for cargo.

Technology & Safety

The Porsche Cayenne is equipped with a variety of tech features that includes navigation, a 12.3 inch touchscreen, satellite radio, 10 speaker HiFi, USB ports, HD radio, Android Auto, WiFi hotspot, Apple CarPlay, and Bluetooth. For safety, the car features tools like auto emergency brakes, rear and front parking sensors, collision warning, and a rearview camera.

The Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class comes loaded with several technological devices such as a 12.3 inch digital cluster, a 12.3 inch touchscreen, navigation, Apple CarPlay, virtual assistant, HD radio, Android Auto, Bluetooth, and USB ports. Safety tech of the car is made up of parking sensors, rearview camera, driver attentiveness monitor, blind spot monitor, and auto high beams.


The Porsche Cayenne is a sports car that is geared with an SUV chassis. It can deliver 335 hp from its turbo V6 engine and gets an EPA rating of 17 mpg and 22 mpg for city and highway travels.

The Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class is a multi-sport athlete, making 362 hp from its turbo inline-six engine. It can fetch an estimated EPA rating of 19 mpg / 27 mpg for city / highway.

The Bottom Line

The Porsche Cayenne is constantly drawing attention to itself with its sleek interior and speedy engine performance. Its cabin is equally high-tech and sumptuous, maintaining optimum comfort throughout each ride. The only down side is its lack of cargo space but if you are not bothered by that aspect, the Cayenne most certainly makes a spending buying choice within its vehicle class.

Ready to Schedule a Porsche Cayenne Test Drive Today?

If you are keen on exploring the luxury combo that the 2022 Porsche Cayenne features, you can test drive this stellar car with us at Porsche of Princeton. We are located in New Jersey and are proud to serve car buyers within the Tri-State area. Drop by our showroom today or reach out to us to book a test drive for the Porsche Cayenne today.


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