It is based on the Boxster series and is powered by a six-cylinder 245bhp 2.7 litre engine. It has a top speed of 160mph, and with manual transmission accelerates from 0-62mph in 6.1 seconds.
The Cayman has black brake calipers, black front-spoiler lips, a titanium-coloured logo at the rear and a ‘trapezoidal’ tailpipe. The interior standard features include an air-conditioning system, a radio/CD player, seat covers in Alcantara leather, black-faced instrument dials and door entry trims with the Cayman logo. The Cayman has two luggage compartments.
Safety features include two airbags and the Porsche ‘side impact protection system’, which has chest and head airbags on each side of the vehicle.
The Cayman goes on sale in the UK July 29.