The 2017 Porsche Macan presents an updated version of the current Porsche Macan model. The new vehicle is expected to come with a wide range of high-tech features. The key concept behind the update of this car has been based on the fact that over the years, customers have been demanding for the inclusion of several key modernized features to this vehicle. The exterior design has been refreshed and it comes with numerous unique updates. This has in turn enhanced the model’s elegance. The interior design has also been fitted with latest technological features are targeted at improve the comfort of this while also offering optimum luxury. There’s also an improved and powerful engine that will provide high fuel efficiency and more power.
2017 Porsche Macan Exterior, Interior Design
The exterior of this car is larger in size as compared to the previous models. On its front end, the 2017 Porsche Macan will be fitted with the business kidney grille that has been merged with an LED technology. The grill on this latest 2017 Porsche Macan is wider and has large openings. It has also been divided into 2 with a metallic layer separating each section. Just below this grille is a relatively large air intake that will offer an additional air intake for cooling the engine of this sports wagon. The LED headlights and tail lights are also wraparound. There’s also a long wheelbase that’s based on the 2016 Porsche Macan platform that has been incorporated into the car. As a result, you are guarantee of using the vehicle on rough terrains and at high speeds. Both the front and tail lights have the crystal protection cover. The car uses 19-20-inch aluminum wheels alongside the increased ground clearance which targets at improving driving experience in all types of terrains. The vehicle will also have spoilers located at the top parts of this vehicle thus giving it an attractive look.
The interior design of the latest Porsche Macan will be comfortable and luxurious at the same time. The vehicle will be available in 3-row seats that are capable of accommodating 8-passengers while still retaining enough cargo space. These seats are leather wrapped and they provide lumbar support. The support further enhances the comfort of this model while driving. A special update on this new 2017 Porsche Macan is the sunroof that has been installed in the car which is absent in the previous versions of Porsche Macan. A larger LCD touch screen display, located on its dashboard, will simply the driver controls and monitoring of this vehicle. The additional interior design features include; rearview camera, modern infotainment system, Bluetooth connectivity, automatic climate control, navigation system and parking assistance.
2017 Porsche Macan Engine and Performance
In regard to the powertrain, the car will operate on a 1.6 liters 4-cylinder EcoBoost Engine that’s capable of producing an output power of 251 lb-ft of torque and 161 horsepower. The engine is will be integrated with the 6-speed automatic transmission. It will also operate both on the front wheels and the all-wheel drive. According to EPA, the fuel economy rating of the 2017 Porsche Macan will be 30 mpg when combined. This vehicle will also be able to accelerate from 0-60 mph in 9 seconds.
2017 Porsche Macan Safety, Price and Release Date
For the safety purposes, some important features like airbags, stability control four-Wheel ABS and traction control among the features that guarantee safety to the occupants just in cases of an accident.
The expected starting price of the 2017 Porsche Macan according to the automobile experts is set at $23,000. The 2017 Porsche Macan is expected to arrive in the Auto Shows in the second half 2017.