How This Genius SUV Design Saved Porsche from Going Under

28 dic 2020
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A Porsche SUV seemed unfathomable in the 90s, but when the legendary Stuttgart automaker's fortunes changed for the worst- it became obvious that it was the right direction. So how did Porsche translate their iconic design language and driving feel to an SUV? We're gonna find out.
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  • 955 gang

    Joe SelkJoe SelkGiorno fa
  • When i got to detail a 2017 porsche 911 targa 4 gts. I immediately fell in love with the entire porsche line and my obsession began. I almost made it into the PTAP program to become a certified porsche technician but my gpa was just slightly to low.

    Andrew WoodsAndrew WoodsGiorno fa
  • I've always been in love w the Cayenne

    erikbarrett85erikbarrett852 giorni fa
  • Man you talking a lot of #### - The Cayenne was basicaly re-batched VW Touareg - That is what saved to Porsche lot of money and time ;)

    RoxertoxerRoxertoxer3 giorni fa
  • 1993 miata?? WAS AN NA. Come on guys, you even have a NA for money put. The graphic shown at 2:56 wasn't an NA :/

    Matt __Matt __4 giorni fa
  • I’m more interested in the user porsches shown in the ad than this rebadged VW SUV

    DreamyDreamy4 giorni fa
  • cool story but the Cayenne was a Touareg in disguise....

    Zhivko StoyanovZhivko Stoyanov5 giorni fa
  • Macan is my favorite car I have ever owned.

    weston heckerweston hecker5 giorni fa
  • I’m just binge watching Porsche videos while sitting in my Porsche

    Absolute KaosAbsolute Kaos5 giorni fa
  • I'm doing a project on this, does anyone know who designed the original 2003 model?

    Nate 𐂂 ProductionsNate 𐂂 Productions6 giorni fa
  • How did Porsche's space age frame materials make an SUV that is 700 pounds heavier than my steel framed Xterra?

    spraynprayspraynpray7 giorni fa
  • I hope to own a Porsche within the next five years, before I'm 30 hopefully. Loved them since I was a wee young lad.

    Octane Street - Apprentice MechanicOctane Street - Apprentice Mechanic7 giorni fa
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    johhny morrisjohhny morris8 giorni fa
  • Who at Porsche thought that us degenerates watching Donut could afford any more car than a clapped out civic?

    Mason SalbMason Salb9 giorni fa
  • It can go to a pg 13 movie !!😂😂

    KCKC10 giorni fa
  • 14:50 Me too

    Jorge BonillaJorge Bonilla10 giorni fa
  • Why in 6:16 they put kia sportage as toyota rav 4 😂

    iTz EljazwiiTz Eljazwi12 giorni fa
  • Porsche will certify ANY old German Volkscar because they NEED to get those money pits into the dealership shop or they wil go out of business. Snob factor keeps owners wanting to say" Yes, my PORSCHE is "being worked on for BETTER Performance", at the dealership". Used at water cooler to impress the weak minded.

    DaveDave13 giorni fa
  • It's just a Touareg...

    John DelaneyJohn Delaney13 giorni fa
  • Who else saw the front tag plate when they said BMW X5 and the plate read “The New X6”😅😂

    RaceBoy02RaceBoy0214 giorni fa
  • The x5 Shows a X6

    brunilda avdiubrunilda avdiu14 giorni fa
  • How can you make a video about the story of Cayenne and not once mention the VW Touareg?

    Michal KrajsaMichal Krajsa15 giorni fa
  • Scotty Kilmer shot him self after this episode. Thanks 🍩 !

    Shashi FernandoShashi Fernando15 giorni fa
  • Didn't know a popular car brand could sponsor ITworlds channel

    Legendary Lego DudeLegendary Lego Dude15 giorni fa
  • Great video! Well-researched!

    Patriot MukminPatriot Mukmin15 giorni fa
  • This video can also apply to Lincoln with the Navigator, and Cadillac with the Escalade. Those SUVs might had saved those companies. While GMC/Chevy was already selling large SUVs in bestselling terms since the, Early 20th Century. Believe it or not.

    Saint Fifty OneSaint Fifty One15 giorni fa
  • i need to see more of the porsche test driving! that was a wicked teaser at the end of the vid

    dschmidt24dschmidt2416 giorni fa
  • its a mam car.

    Jens NeefsJens Neefs16 giorni fa
  • Sweet Touareg, bro.

    watchamovie1000watchamovie100016 giorni fa
  • Seems like this entire video was an advertisement

    Gagik BabayanGagik Babayan17 giorni fa
  • Nolan i have the exact same glasses as you

    MyL DuranMyL Duran17 giorni fa
  • For those of you interested in this sort of thing, the designer of the BMW X5 (among many, many other cars such as the F430 and P1) has a ITworlds channel. Frank Stephenson.

    Tony PerriTony Perri17 giorni fa
  • So here's why there's no up to speed.. (129) car/truck videos (make model and sub model) videos. (7) oem perf. division videos. (7) aftermarket perf. divisions. (2) racing (F1, group b) videos. (2) race car drivers (Petty, Miles). (1) race track, the ring. (3) engines Hemi,LS,Cummins. (3) motorcycles. (2) semi trucks. 4 misc eps. Santa sleigh, quattro system,foxbodys, john deere tractors. (2) deleted eps. and a Redux episode of the RX-7.. ⚡⚡⚡ and now there out of ideas maybe?

    350Z 4life350Z 4life17 giorni fa
  • Actually it is just a rebaged VW Touareg with a few design changes...

    ChibaCityBluesChibaCityBlues17 giorni fa
  • Meh... expected a true in depth explanation... 🤷🏻‍♂️

    Bernardo MedellinBernardo Medellin17 giorni fa
  • Forgot yellow bar for ad

    whiteandnerdytubawhiteandnerdytuba17 giorni fa
  • SUV's are the death of everything fun and cool.

    Vince Cannava IIVince Cannava II17 giorni fa
  • I enjoy your videos. But, BMW pioneered all of this. The X5 beat the P Car by several years. To talk about the Explorer, and then jump to the Cayenne skips the key step.

    Ryan MurphyRyan Murphy17 giorni fa
  • What do you think about a pickup? Porsche?

    ThefatcatThefatcat18 giorni fa
  • Good to kniw.

    Willert MorrisWillert Morris18 giorni fa
  • I love how square his head is.

    Vasil HnatiukVasil Hnatiuk18 giorni fa
  • Nolan: "The (2003) Cayenne showed the industry what was possible..." 1999 BMW X5: "Am I a joke to you?"

    César Gómez TrianaCésar Gómez Triana18 giorni fa
  • Next time on "Porsche designs the most idiotic, unnecessary and wasteful car": a 4 door high performance sportscar that's electric. Don't believe it? Wait and see.

    Christiaan OfferhausChristiaan Offerhaus18 giorni fa
  • Let's not forget that Porsche is also backed up by a huge mother company, so development costs can be shared and the platform and components shared between brands.

    Christiaan OfferhausChristiaan Offerhaus18 giorni fa
  • Maybe Porsche can design this guy glasses that don't constantly slip of his nose.

    Christiaan OfferhausChristiaan Offerhaus18 giorni fa
  • These days, design at Porsche is mostly copy and paste and worsening stuff.

    Christiaan OfferhausChristiaan Offerhaus18 giorni fa
  • Hey guys just posted this video compilation of full throttle launches donuts burnouts and pulls from bikes quads cars and trucks all of which are personal videos from over the past few years! Please check it out!

    RCLBRCLB18 giorni fa
  • Is there a way to sort the videos from the first episodes to the last?

    Raphael RapiRaphael Rapi18 giorni fa
  • If you have ever driven one of these first generation cayenne, they don't drive like a porsche, they drive like a toyota land cruiser. handles like rubbish

    C WC W18 giorni fa
  • I understand most of the process of manufacturing a car but what happens before the car gets made? Where does the material come from? How is it mined or harvested?

    CombatDummy __CombatDummy __19 giorni fa
  • 14:23 omg that X6 is my absolute favorite “X5” ahaha

    Thomas YoungThomas Young19 giorni fa
  • Any Donut video featuring Nolan is getting that LIKE.

    B AB A19 giorni fa
  • Lmao, said X5 but showed a pic of X6....that was definetly intentional

    Ken SKen S19 giorni fa
  • Designers just make the car pretty, engineers save your ass in a crash

    Jdawg ProductionsJdawg Productions19 giorni fa
  • Weeelll, my friend Nolan. I think you missed to mention a little fact there... Porsche could design the Boxster easily, but Porsche never had that much money to design a whole SUV... But VW did. Porsche didn't save Porsche. VW did... Owning Porsche, VW said to a Tuareg: "Come on buddy, stay still for this plastic surgery. You'll be more desirable by common people, who actually don't like cars, especially 911s and will never buy one." ... Voila... Here's a Cayenne. For the people , who actually don't like cars, but want to sit in one... (And I know... That's basically a Porsche commercial. Probably the newer Cayenne will come soon, so you cannot mention VW in the video... But still...)

    jorkatajorkata19 giorni fa
  • Well, China saved porche, a lot of cars in China are porche.

    John WittmanJohn Wittman19 giorni fa
  • Damn i hate how Cayenne looks.. I'm happy that Porsche didn't go bankrupt tho

    Yes NoYes No20 giorni fa
  • You guys need a writer or a better one. Great content, but presentation can be summarized in a completely different way. It's not effective and to the point. Especially since the subject you guys talk about are one's that are mostly unspoken of and for that I keep watching your videos 😃

    begtodiffer13begtodiffer1320 giorni fa
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    maria jose pozas ochoamaria jose pozas ochoa20 giorni fa
  • "like bmw's x5" -shows x6 in the next frame.

    Stormify5Stormify520 giorni fa
  • Porsche I believe is the first automaker that used their car design as a template for the SUV.

    Carlo SCarlo S20 giorni fa
  • Boxsters were horrendous cars, I think my mates one was 2.7 lt. and my 1.5 sohc civic used to pull away from him.

    TrueBlueEG8TrueBlueEG821 giorno fa
  • 6:13 ... that’s a Kia Sportage, not a rav4

    Letzte_33Letzte_3321 giorno fa
  • All we need is a Panamera and or Taycan shooting brake! Shove those SUV´s up your arses. BTW: They didn´t "desing" the whole Cayenne, they just added a suit (rather awfull one) to a VW Touareg. In fact, Interior, engine and gearbox quality was way under it´s price point. Too vw´ish

    Andrei Gauna AdamsonAndrei Gauna Adamson21 giorno fa
  • Wheel house is a great show the music and Nolan is awesome

    Mitchell 66Mitchell 6621 giorno fa
  • if adam didnt eat the apple we wouldnt be here today !

    True TothegameTrue Tothegame21 giorno fa
  • Great review! Love all the industal design input! I'm an industrial designer worked in the auto sector (interiors). You nailed it with the process! Thanks.

    adam callifadam callif21 giorno fa
  • Like the world needed another SUV!

    Roger McKenzieRoger McKenzie21 giorno fa
  • Nolan outfit is fresh 🔥

    TCTC21 giorno fa

    Deep ShahDeep Shah21 giorno fa
  • 12:09 I thought of a cool name for the hybrid construction for it. "Ladderbody"

    Loyal Dog GDLoyal Dog GD21 giorno fa
  • I need that Ferrari truck

    Polymer ToolsPolymer Tools21 giorno fa
  • Laurent schmidt.

    Orange BlossomOrange Blossom22 giorni fa
  • Spicy touareg

    Emma KerryEmma Kerry22 giorni fa
  • I know that 99% of owners don't do this, but the Porsche Cayenne is a suprisingly good off roader. It's the same as the Volkswagen Tourag which is built on the same platform.

    Donald WilsonDonald Wilson22 giorni fa
  • recocking the glasses gets me every time

    TonnyTonny22 giorni fa
  • Nolan are you reading something..

    Muhammad Luqman KhanMuhammad Luqman Khan22 giorni fa
  • Sell outs.

    Edison CondeEdison Conde22 giorni fa
  • Normal people: Man, what a cool car! Me: i WoNdEr WhiCh LaNgUaGe CaYeNNe CaMe FrOm

    Spectacular SpaghettiSpectacular Spaghetti22 giorni fa
  • This was a very interesting Porsche ad.

    Brahmadathan ChirackalBrahmadathan Chirackal22 giorni fa
  • *How This Necessary Evil Saved Porsche From Going Under

    Devin du PlessisDevin du Plessis22 giorni fa
  • It is funny how Nolan says BMW X5 and background displays an X6.

    Riley KenworthRiley Kenworth22 giorni fa
  • Epic

    Master JamesMaster James22 giorni fa
  • Fun fact, the 1st gen Cayenne was actually based on VW Touareg - the doors are actually interchangeable. So it was not Cayenne that saved Porsche but VW AG group that bought Porsche and built the car around an existing platform.

    Early BirdEarly Bird22 giorni fa
  • Well Since I bought the Porsche Macan GTS I feel like us Acura and Lexus , Nissan people are dipping our toes into the Porsche water. Looks like its a good happy mix. So VTEC Porsche tomorrow? LOL things are changing man. Its good when you know quality and its good that its manufacturers build quality and performance.

    SBF HAWKSBF HAWK22 giorni fa
  • Lmao every single donut video doesn't ever start until at least 2 to 3 minutes in. Porsche suv was based off VW platform

    Pohatu MataPohatu Mata22 giorni fa
  • Funny how this is genuinely my least favorite car design out of all cars above 50k

    De YesDe Yes22 giorni fa
  • Cayenne maybe not the first sports suv but it’s undeniable became the first game changer sports suv in the world. I noticed the cayenne is a reliable although the parts maybe expensive but can easily off road using stock tyres.

    Sammy Zayn 97Sammy Zayn 9722 giorni fa
  • Can Porsche finder come out with a “shitbox” category for people who want the rattiest Porsche they can find

    PetePete22 giorni fa
    • You can just enter non specific model and then sort them by price ascending.

      Kian AbayKian Abay22 giorni fa
  • Well there is actually a way of mistaking A Porsche. My mother once called a 370z "a Porsche".

    Kian AbayKian Abay22 giorni fa
  • oh my god please stop using apostrophes for plurals

    MHMH22 giorni fa
  • Xpeng is shooting around all over the place, launching and the highest EV volatility ever, it went from nothing to 60 billion valuation then to 25 billion in a few days, I would stay far away from both the stock and anybody associated with Xpeng (small morsel treat... rough translation, which chinese laugh at), but the actually products, well, the the products themselves are absolutely fantastic for the pricing

    Xpeng FangirlXpeng Fangirl23 giorni fa
  • Pause while I go see if I can afford a Porsche

    Nunya BusinessNunya Business23 giorni fa
  • 14:46 my childhood babysitter

    32haze32haze23 giorni fa
  • suv at is a kia sportage not a rav4 :)

    ThePrankeThePranke23 giorni fa
  • This might be unpopular opinion I want to see a Porsche into a pickup truck just to see what it would look like

    Chris Collins.SR.Chris Collins.SR.23 giorni fa
  • bullshit vehicle that looks like a frog

    USA4thewinUSA4thewin23 giorni fa
  • TBH, when the Cayenne debuted it looked a lot like the Hyundai Santa Fe.

    Newt TellaNewt Tella23 giorni fa
  • Production quality through the roof. Nice

    Hari MenonHari Menon23 giorni fa
  • Nolan lookin like he put on eye shadow cause of the coating on his glasses lol

    Ceasar SCeasar S23 giorni fa