It is the second highest trim in the Cayenne lineup below the Cayenne Turbo S. The Turbo's aggressive front fascia distinguishes it from other variants.
The Cayenne Turbo's original powerplant was a 450 bhp 4.5L twin-turbocharged V8. It received a more powerful 4.8L twin-turbocharged V8 along with a facelift in 2007. All Cayenne Turbo models were fitted with Porsche's Tiptronic S automatic transmission.
Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit (2010)
The Cayenne Turbo appears as a non-playable SCPD support unit for roadblock in Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit (2010). The SCPD will start utilising the Cayenne Turbo once the player unlocks roadblock Level II.
The Cayenne Turbo also appears as a non-playable traffic vehicle found on various roads within Seacrest County.
Need for Speed: The Run
The Cayenne Turbo appears in Need for Speed: The Run as a non-playable traffic vehicle driven by The Mob with a black body paint. It also appears as a traffic car along various routes in different body colours.
The Highway police also utilise the car for pursuits and for roadblock support at various locations throughout The Run.