2019 Porsche Macan Improvements, New Design and Engine Options

Wednesday, May 17th 2017. | Porsche


The prototype of new Porsche Macan was spotted. The car was built by the company to be the facelifted version of the luxury SUV. Porsche prepares the car to compete with other five-door models. The vehicle will continue its life after being introduced as an SUV for the first time in 2013. Although we have a little thing to know about the car, the camouflaged bodywork tell us about several possible changes. We expect that the cabin has better features and amenities. Porsche should provide some more engine options for the car.

2019 Porsche Macan Spy Shots Front
2019 Porsche Macan Exterior

It is recommended not to expect the vehicle with a new platform. It is because Porsche will add some changes to the current one, to make it better than the previous model. It is possible for Porsche to replace the old suspension system, provide a better stability and higher level of comfort. The exterior design is still identical to the previous model. Some refreshments on the car are possible, such as redesigned front fascia, new grille, new daytime running lamps, different bumper styling, new taillights, and redesigned exhaust system.

2019 Porsche Macan Interior

The ongoing reports indicate the presence of many changes inside the car. Porsche found no issues at all around the cabin. Their prior is how to offer the new vehicle with a higher level of comfort than the predecessor. Therefore, they will provide it with a new infotainment system and more standard details in the car. The best part is the presence of better upholstery materials to give a premium look.

2019 Porsche Macan Engine

When it comes to the engine, many say that the current engine is old. There should be something more to compete with the rivals. What Porsche should do is by using several new V6 units. The smaller engine is 3.0 liter that means able to make about 330 hp and 332 lb-ft of torque power. For a higher level of output than the first, there is a 3.0 liter to create up to 354 hp and 369 pound-feet of torque. In addition, there is a possibility to use 2.9 liters, generating 440 hp and 405 lb-ft of torque. If we follow all rumors, the company will offer a plug-in hybrid from the V6 unit 2.9 liter new twin-turbo combined with the electric motor to make 500 hp.

2019 Porsche Macan Spy Shots Rear2019 Porsche Macan Release Date and Price

At the time of writing the report, 2019 Porsche Macan is speculated by some unofficial sources to be available at the end of 2018 to deal with the four-year cycle. The price can be $2,000-$3,000 higher than the previous model.