2017 Porsche Macan Review, Price

The 2017 Porsche Macan is everything that an SUV class stands for. The relentless race track soul given by the Porsche engineers and the potent engine takes this model one step higher above its class and hence, one of the most fun-to-drive SUVs on the road. The 2017 Porsche Macan is not only restricted to one model but instead comes in three different variations Macan S, Macan S Diesel, and Macan Turbo.

2017 Porsche Macan - front

2017 Porsche Macan – Exterior and Interior Review

The Porsche Macan’s interior follows the distinct SUV concept philosophy; it is a seamless blend of comfort and performance. As one would expect in a luxury SUV, the inside of the Macan is the first rate when it comes to fit and finish. Moreover, it seats five passengers with standard upholstery that is extremely comfortable and supportive. The base seats are have been contoured well and provides a side-to-side support for more spirited roads as well as long-haul comfort.


The interior has been optimally positioned around the driver with easy access to the navigation and audio systems. The standard interior features include a 14-speaker Bose sound system, a 7-inch user-friendly touch screen. What takes the 2017 Porsche Macan one step higher than the other SUVS is the high level of interior customization which enables the buyer to choose from different material options and a wide array of color pallets available. The sporty philosophy ha has been artfully applied by the engineers to the exterior as well ensuring that the characteristic Porsche look hasn’t been lost while transferring the smaller body onto the Porsche Macan.

2017 Porsche Macan - interior

2017 Porsche Macan – Modification under the Hood

The 2017 Porsche Macan comes in a variety of models – depending on how much power you’re looking for. The base’ packs a 252-hp 2.0-liter turbo four. The more powerful have S model – 340-hp twin-turbo V6. Porsche tops of its Macan line with the GTS model which pumps up the hp to 360. With a direct injection fuel induction system, Automatic, 7-Speed PDK Double-Clutch transmission, All wheel drive and a generated torque up to 339 ft-lbs. @ 1450 rpm , the 2017 Macan is a powerhouse. With having industry-standard setting specs, the 2017 Porsche Macan delivers a sturdy and robust performance combined with the smoothness and panache that is to be associated with Porsche. Boasting an EPA mileage between 17-23 mpg, a top speed of 156 mph, 0-60 in 4.6 seconds this gives you the experience of a mini SUV but the drive of a sports car. Porsche has included the Porsche Stability Management systems on all models of the Macan, giving you the flexibility to adjust engine, transmission, and suspension performance to suite your driving mood, as well as a dashboard-mounted stopwatch and electronic logbook that lets you compare a variety of driving statistics.

2017 Porsche Macan - rear

2017 Porsche Macan – Expected MSRP and Availability

The base model (and Porsche’s strategy) was to deliver this under the 50K mark. Thus, the base goes for an out of the door price of $48,550. The S model has a target price of $58,000. The GTS model has a target price of $ 71,000. The Porsche Macan 2017 is slotted to premiered at the LA auto show in 2016 and will hit the showrooms soon after. If you’re looking for an entry version of a Porsche with a car that potentially matches up to the Cayenne, this is what you’re looking for. With its driving versatility, packed with punches, and a stunning outlook , in the 2017 Macan, Porsche has yet again successfully reengineered a model of proven success.

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