Porsche Macan was first introduced in the market last year. It received massively positive response from customers. The name Macan has been derived from Javanese language, which in English means tiger. This car of Porsche is having facelift at present and will be out in the market as 2016 Porsche Macan. This car falls under the category of compact SUV. Appearance wise this car looks like that of Cayenne but of smaller size. It has got a sporty feel.
2016 Porsche Macan Exterior and Interior
Wheelbase of this car is similar to that of Audi Q5 though Macan has wider and longer ones. Wheel sizes installed in this car are of 20 inches, and there are LED fog lights as well. Many safety features have been installed as well such as air bags for knee and head. Other safety features include warning for blind spot and separation of lane. These have made the car a new generation one. These safety features are of utmost importance in the present world.
Many accidents can be avoided due to these features. Chrome bezel is there in 2016 Porsche Macan, which enhances the class. Alloy wheels are exactly similar to those of Cayenne. They are of paired spokes, and there are about ten pairs of spokes on each wheel. Technological consoles of interior include Bluetooth, touch screen of double DIN, audio system, navigation, climate control, etc. Many consoles such as Bluetooth device touch screen and climate control will be upgraded to their latest ones. Audio system has got Pandora Link on it which helps in internet radio and iPhone connectivity.
2016 Porsche Macan Engine Specs
As for the engine specification, 2016 Porsche Macan has got a 3.0 liter engine V6 as the base version which can produce power of 258 HP. This car takes about 5.2 seconds time on average to reach 60 mph from 0 mph. This pickup speed is really impressive. One drawback in 2016 Porsche Macan is that it has got a high rate of carbon dioxide emission. The rate of carbon dioxide emission is about 159 g for one kilometer.
Top speed of Macan has been rated at 143 mph. Fuel economy of this car has been known via leaked sources. They claim than Macan has got a fuel economy of around 24 mpg for city drive and around 31 mpg for highway drive. There will be another engine running on petrol with 3.0 liter V6 which can produce power which is about 340 HP.
Another variant for this car will be available with an engine of 3.6 liter producing 400 HP high power. Speed transmission for Macan is seven and is of dual clutch and PDK technology. There are fourteen speakers in total inside this car along with sensor for auto parking.
P2016 Porsche Macan Price and Release Date
This car is supposed to hit the market by August of 2015. See whether Porsche can keep up to its deadline. 2016 Porsche Macan has been fixed with a price of $50000 for the base version. Compared to prices of other Porsche, this price is quite reasonable for the features it provides.