2015 Porsche Cayman vs. 2015 Mercedes Benz SLK class

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In the comparison between the 2015 Porsche Cayman vs. the 2015 Mercedes Benz SLK class, the Cayman emerges as the clearly superior vehicle. The Cayman, bearing the iconic Porsche crest, outperforms the SLK class with regard to numerous aspects. An impressively beautiful coupe, the Cayman dishes out loads of power, and maintains the rugged venture into the new age of sports luxury synonymous with the Porsche namesake. Indeed, with superior accolades in terms of performance, aesthetic, and technology, it isn’t difficult to see why the Cayman prevails over the SLK class. Here’s a more in-depth look at what exactly it is that makes the Cayman, available at Porsche Orland Park: A Joe Rizza Dealership, the obvious choice.

Cayman Offers Superior Performance

The Porsche Cayman boasts in some extremely impressive performance stats and some innovative engine choices. When compared to the SLK class, it isn’t difficult to see why the Cayman takes the lead. The Cayman is offered with a base 2.7L V6, which brags 275 hp. That’s in comparison to the SLK class’ entry engine, a turbocharged 4-cylinder with only 201 hp. Looking beyond that, we see the Cayman offers two alternate 3.4L V6 engines, one with 325 hp (S Trim) and one with 340 hp (GTS Trim). The SLK350 houses a V6 that manages only 302 hp, and is available only with an automatic transmission. All Porsche Cayman models are offered standard with a 6-speed manual transmission, with a 7-speed automatic available as well. Clearly, with greater performance, a broader array of more powerful engine choices, and transmission choices more true to the spirit of the track, the Cayman clears the performance column.

Cayman Offers Better Technology Than SLK

The iconic Porsche brand is renowned for its succinct minimalism, and its dedication to maintaining the aesthetic of the authentic sports car. That said, it has still managed to herald fantastic technologies unavailable on Mercedes Benz SLK. For example, explore the sonic side of luxury with optional BOSE Surround Sound System. You won’t get the dependable and renowned audio experience synonymous with Bose from Mercedes Benz SLK class. Moreover, the Porsche Cayman offers a bolder display, with 7.8-inch color touch screen, which is considerably larger than the 5.8-inch display offered by the SLK.

Experience the Exhilarating Cayman

The 2015 Porsche Cayman exhibits its superiority over 2015 Mercedes Benz SLK in countless aspects. With a more powerful performance spectrum, and the inclusion of three distinct V6 engines, the Cayman boasts an arsenal of engineering prowess and distinct luxury sports velocity. The SLK’s V6 option simply cannot compete with Porsche engineering. Moreover, the Cayman maintains its dedication to the true sports car by offering manual transmissions. Porsche offers greater technological options than Mercedes Benz as well, making it comprehensively superior to the SLK. Stop into Porsche Orland Park today, and see for yourself exactly why the 2015 Porsche Cayman prevails over the 2015 Mercedes Benz SLK class.