Rumors of the Porsche Cajun have been greatly exaggerated (7 Photos)

Nothing is better than fielding the unending tide of automotive rumor. Case in point is the Porsche Cajun. Rumored to be Porsche's first entry into the compact SUV market, the Cajun is designed to bring new customers into the fold at a more "reasonable" price point. Also in the rumor mill is the fact that Porsche may actually have the car built in China, a first for the German auto maker. That frightens me a bit considering the sometimes questionable build quality of cars coming out of places other than Germany. My first car, a 97' VW GTI was the first year that that car was built in Mexico instead of Germany. The engine held up like nothing else, but the car's build quality left something to be desired.

We all understand that in order to keep costs down you have to reduce costs somewhere and the manufacturing of the vehicle seems to be the place to do it. It was already bad enough to have one SUV with the Porsche moniker slapped on it, but to have two and that it could be built in China seems a bit like sacrilege.

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  • St.Christopher

    1st

  • St.Christopher

    the Porsche Cajun is meant for women.

  • TIM

    I want to know what engine they are sticking under the hood. One of the nice and light 4 cyl boxter turbo engines they are researching would make that thing a screamer.

  • http://www.awdcar.net awd cars

    Damn that 2 door version looks amazing. I like it more than the Range Rover 2 door and I'm sure the porsche is faster.

  • http://autotrendupdate.com Auto trend

    I heard the price is 500million euro,pretty expensive anyway 😥

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    Nice picture …. This car look so elegant….

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