2017 Porsche Macan get new colors

By

The 2017 Porsche Macan has been described as a ‘hotrod crossover’ (the Macan S) and is based on the Audi Q5, but it lacks certain things when compared to the equivalent BMW, Range Rover and the aforementioned Q5.

Having said that, it looks stunning, goes well and is built as you’d expect it to be; if you’re in the market for a compact crossover (and have the spare money), you’d do well to choose the Porsche over some of the rivals, mainly because of the badge and the engineering, although of course, there is always a little extra kudos associated with the Porsche badge, and if that is your thing, then the Porsche will deliver.

2017 Porsche Macan Release date

The new 2017 Porsche Macan is already here and available in your local Porsche dealer. Now that the pre-sales rush is over, expect to see some good bargains and demonstraters for sale.

2017 Porsche Macan release date: late 2016

2017 Porsche Macan Price

The price of the base 2017 Macan starts in the region of $50,000, the Macan S is around $63,000 and of course, there are many pay as you upgrade options available to you.

2017 Porsche Macan Changes and Specs

The base model for the 2017 Macan is now fitted with a 4-cylinder motor producing 252 BHP, the S version and above has a minimum of 3.0 liters and twin turbo charging; 360 BHP, 159 MPH and 0 – 60 sprint time of 4.4 seconds.

All models are fitted with the 7-speed dual clutch auto transmission (with manual shift mode) and all-wheel drive, with a rear bias.
Power will be controlled via Active Management adjustable air suspension, which is fitted to all models as standard.

2017 Porsche Macan video

2017 Porsche Macan New Colors

We’re also going to see three new colors for the 2017 Macan; Volcano Gray Metallic, Night Blue Metallic and (for the GTS version only) Carmine Red.

2017 Porsche Macan Interior and Equipment

Inside the cabin, there is going to be plenty of nice equipment and detailing, things such as a brushed aluminum package, alcantera covered multi-function steering wheel, high grade leather and of course, the next generation Porsche Communications Management infotainment system, featuring satellite radio, HD Radio and Connect Plus Bluetooth for proper hands-free phone usage.

Some of the options available (either as an upgrade on higher specification models or a pay option on the base model) include: upgraded wheels and brakes, roof rails, front and rear parking sensors, rear view camera, surround view camera system, rear seat DVD player, keyless entry and ignition and auto dim rear view mirror.

2017 Porsche Macan images

CarsInTrend.com
Comments
Related Cars
The Most Expensive Cars
The World’s Most Expensive Cars

Here is our chart of the most expensive cars when it was released. Sometimes even a top-end Lambo or Ferrari might feel cheap.

2017-02-18
Chinese clones
CloneWars – The Rise of the East

People say that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, others may choose the phrase “Copyright Infringement”. But things got pretty complicated when Chinese car industry involved…

2016-11-15
Top 6 The Weirdest Cars

Just as in life, there is a whole world out there of weird and whacky cars. Being truthful, selecting just a handful is difficult; there are thousands. Here is our Top-6 chart of the weirdest cars ever.

2017-02-15
Top 10 Vehicles for the Zombie Apocalypse

There is a general state of emergency, the National Guard have been called in and you have less than ten minutes to get out of Dodge! But what vehicle would you choose? (Assuming that you have the pick of any!)

2016-11-23
The Most Unusual Car Engines
The Most Unusual Car Engines

Gasoline, Diesel, Rotary (Wankel), Steam, Rocket, Turbine, Radial and Electric … these have all been used on production vehicles as a source of power, configurations have been single cylinder, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 10, 12, 16, inline, V & W but for the ‘teenies’, we really have only three choices in the mainstream; gas, diesel and electric. But what are some of the more unusual engines?

2017-02-17
Editor's rating
4.6 overall
  • Safety4.6
  • Performance4.9
  • Design4.6
  • Features4.6
  • Fuel economy4.1
Summary

The new Macan received only a minor updates, including new color schemes and equipment tweaks.

What’s Hot