Porsche has announced plans to develop the Macan range with a new entry-level model powered bu a four-cylinder turbo engine. The Macan base made its public debut at the 2016 New York Auto Show.
2017 Porsche Macan Redesign
It has already been said that there will be no excessive change when it comes to the new Porsche Macan 2017. Its base rounded with decorative lines will be present again. The distinctive look is something that designers insist, so the changes are only possible in detail. This can be seen from the reaction of people who notice many similarities with the Cayenne model. It will have five doors and lots of spaces for cargo. The interior will be spacious and elegant. There will be a choice of several fashionable colors that will satisfy all tastes.
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The Porsche Macan 2017, which is expected to go on sale in March 2016, benefits from a number of improvements including a new GTS sports executive. But this 5-door, 5-passenger Porsche crossover still lacks the cargo space of BMW X3, the fuel efficiency of Audi Q5 and, despite the standard AWD, the off-road prowess of Land Rover Range Rover Evoque.
Engine and Performance Characteristics
2017 Porsche Macan Four-Cylinder InteriorUnder the hood of the new four-cylinder Porsche Macan is a four-cylinder inline turbocharged engine with a maximum power of 252 horsepower from 5,000 to 6,800 rpm and 273 pounds-feet of torque from 1,600 to 4,500 rpm . Like the rest of the Macan family, the new turbo-four model equips with a dual clutch transmission PDK and can be equipped with an optional Sport Chrono package. With this package and Launch Control, the four-cylinder Macan sprints from 0-60 Mph in just 6.1 seconds with a top speed of 142 hp.
Of course, the smaller engine also returns better efficiency than the Macan S, which previously represented the basic model. Porsche estimates an 18 percent increase in efficiency, with EPA rating the new Macan base for 25 mpg on the highway and 20 mpg in the city.
2017 Porsche Macan Release Date and Price
New 2017 Porsche Macan we can expect the sale in mid-2016. The price it will be depending on the engine version and goes from $ 51,000 for the S version to $ 74,000 for the Turbo version.