In 2013, the German luxury carmaker unveiled a production version of the Porsche Macan in the Tokyo Motor Show and at the Los Angeles Auto Show. A year after, Porsche offered the luxury crossover to the European and US market. In 2015, the Porsche Macan was available in the Philippines.
The Porsche Macan boasts an impressive structure that successfully combined an athletic body with sophisticated curves and lines. Highlights include the lengthened sloping hood, contemporary radiator grille, cased nose consoles, a striking pair of headlights, elegant looking forward bumper, a chiseled shoulder line and contemporary LED rear lights.
The interior of the Porsche Macan is packed with luxurious and convenient amenities such as front sports seats covered in top quality leather, cockpit controls in a three-dimensional arrangement, three-spoke multifunction steering wheel that can be upgraded in GT Sports, and the Porsche Doppelkupplung gear selector.
The rear seats are three positionings and configured in 40:20:40. Cargo loading is ideal as it offers 500 liters of cargo space.
Technology & Safety Features
A fully customizable 10.9 touchscreen full-HD resolution display with Porsche Communication Management provides a wide array of helpful features. If you prefer to cruise around with pleasing sound inside, you may opt for the Bose Surround System and Burmester High-End Surround Sound System.
Another notable advance feature is Connect Plus that shows updated and real-time traffic information with online updates using a map.
Safety is assured as the Porsche Macan is packed with tested and reliable features such as Porsche Stability Management that aid the drivers during challenging road conditions and the Porsche Traction Management that guarantees perfect steering and handling.
Platform & Chassis
The Porsche Macan is built with a VW Modular Longitudinal Platform also used in some Audi automobiles. Its braking power of the Porsche Macan is provided by ventilated disc brakes with an antilock braking system. The vehicle is built with the Standard Porsche Active Suspension Management. To level up your ride and feel its powerful athletic capabilities, you may opt to avail of the air suspension.
Engine & Drivetrain
The Porsche Macan is fitted with a 2.0-liter turbocharged, four-cylinder engine that produces 248 horsepower. The Porsche Macan S is powered by a 3.0-liter turbocharged V6 engine that generates 348 horsepower. The Porsche Macan GTS is equipped with a 2.9-liter Biturbo V6 engine that guarantees 375 horsepower. Lastly, the Porsche Macan Turbo runs using a 2.9-liter Biturbo V6 engine that promises an astounding 434 horsepower. All engines are paired with a seven-speed PDK dual-clutch transmission.