The design, only Porsche had a word about it. The first generation did not match everyone, but the line of the second generation was well-liked. This must also be evident from this extensive (leaked) photo set. After all, a design evolution has been chosen, with very high recognition.
As you can see, the design of the new Cayenne remains close to the current model, which is immensely popular. However, some features of the recent Porsche Panamera have been incorporated into the design, for example, look at the rear light units. But these are only minor changes.
Either way, the new Cayenne is on Volkswagen’s MLB platform. What the same base is on which the Audi Q7, Bentley Bentayga and the upcoming Lamborghini Urus are built. The Cayenne would lose about 100 kilograms of cargo weight.
The Cayenne uses the MLB platform of the Audi Q7 and Bentley Bentayga. That architecture is lighter and would be combined with a new engine palette. The infotainment unit has also been reworked.