The facelifted 2019 Porsche
Macan compact SUV has made its way to India. The base model Macan has a price
of Rs 69.98 lakh (ex-showroom) while the Macan S is priced at Rs 85.03 lakh
(ex-showroom). Both vehicles are available at all Porsche
Centre’s across India now.
The new Macan comes with an
enhanced 2.0L turbocharged four cylinder petrol engine capable of producing
252hp and 370Nm of torque. The Macan S gets a bigger 3.0L V6, turbocharged
engine that churns out 354hp and 480Nm. Both engines come mated to a 7-speed
automatic Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK) gearbox. When equipped with the optional
Sport Chrono Package the Macan can go from 0 to 100kmph in 6.5 seconds while
the Macan S can do the same in just 5.1 seconds. The base model can reach a top
speed of 227kmph while the more powerful Macan can reach 254kmph. The revamped
chassis improves driving dynamics by offering stability and improved comfort.
You get mixed tyres with 21 inches wheels as an option, adaptive air
suspension, all-wheel drive system, Porsche Traction Management (PTM) system
and torque vectoring.
The new Macan sports improved
looks with a revamped front and rear end. LED headlights are standard and you
get a new three-dimensional LED tail-light which runs across the boot. Porsche
is offering the Macan with four new colour options – Mamba Green, Metallic,
Dolomite Silver Metallic, Miami Blue and Crayon.
The seats inside the Macan are
covered in Alcantara and the steering wheel, selector lever and armrests are
finished in leather with additional full-leather interiors available as an
option. You can also get the GT steering wheel as an option. There is a 10.9
inches touchscreen infotainment system at the centre of the dash.
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