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2015 Porsche Macan is a new crossover from Porsche, which has got its name from Indonesian language and the word means Tiger. Completely justifying its name, the Macan from Porsche is expected to be the best seller SUV for 2015 because of its powerful packaging and good looks. With the wheel base of 110.5 inches and length of 184.3 inches, 2015 Porsche Macan is every inch the most watchable car for 2015. The 1.3 inch wide vehicle is approx 1.7 inches longer from its predecessor and the company has kept its exteriors and wheel base quite similar to the BMW and in terms of size it is slightly large if compared to Mercedes. The world renowned car makes has used excellent quality aluminum to construct hood and hatch for 2015 Porsche Macan, whereas stainless steel is used for building its unique unibody structure. Around 6000 wields of steel are used to make the unicody structure of Macan, which also plays a great role in differentiating from the Cayenne. The blades for Macan have been placed strategically near the bottom of its side doors and are duly painted along with carbon fiber inserts to make it look unique.
Under the hood of Porsche Macan you will find a 3 liter V6 turbocharged twin engine with the power of producing top speed of up to 254km/hr. Undoubtedly driving Macan on road will be a pleasant experience and will surely never disappoint the buyer with its performance. The design of the 2015 Porsche Macan will surely make you fall in love with it because it has been designed aesthetically keeping the tough competition in mind. The grip of its tire on the highway has received appreciation from almost all the reviewers, which also gives it additional brownie points. Its driving dynamics are sure to satisfy you and you can easily avoid other vehicles when looking at this beauty.
The company has integrated the new internal vent discs as one of the key features for 2015. The six piston aluminum fixed pillars at the front make this car look like a dream and also make the driver feel superb. If you compare it with other 2015 probable cars, you will find that 2015 Porsche Macan is way ahead of them in terms of features and beauty, thus keeping the customer completely satisfied. Especially the exterior design of the Macan is simply adorable and cannot be beaten by any other hot shot in market. The exceptional seat system with standard Alcantara seats provides comfort to the passengers back along with adequate hip support. A test drive of this car is truly an amazing experience with its sleek design and comfortable accommodation
The car is fitted with most high tech equipments all over and never makes it driver feel dull even for a second. The additional features offered by Porsche are truly an icing on the cake as they were not available with the previous version. So, go and take a test drive of 2015 Porsche Macan for that unusually satisfying driving experience.
Taking aim at the X3, Evoque and GLK, Porsche finally took the veils off its smaller luxury SUV scheduled to slot beneath the larger and more expensive Cayenne. The 2015 Porsche Macan was put into the light at the 2013 LA auto show. The long-awaited SUV’s revelation gave excellent preview of its petite body. As most of you might have expected, Macan’s front facade and much of its side profile looks like a scaled-down version of the existing Cayenne. And as a matter of fact, Cayenne’s lines work even better on this smaller body of Macan. Interestingly, at the back, a single-piece light bar replicates the taillight design used on the 911 sports car. 2015 Porsche Macan a chic and slick car and will be a great hit when it makes to production.
Macan, the name pronounced as “ma-chan” – an Indonesian word for “tiger”, was earlier rumored to be built off the same platform used for the Audi Q5 and was supposed to be sharing many of the mechanical and powertrain components of its corporate cousin. However, they de-Audi-ied the Macan into something sportier! When it launches, the Macan will offer two models – S and Turbo. Each of the models is powered by a twin turbocharged V6 engine. While the Macan S utilizes a 3.0 liter unit the Turbo gets a burlier 3.6 liter grunt. The S is sufficiently powerful churning out 340 horsepower but the Turbo takes it away with its whopping 400 ponies. Both the models come standard with an all wheel drive as well as a seven speed PDK dual clutch automatic transmission. A torque vectoring function of the rear axle is optional. According to the brands early performance estimates, the 2015 Porsche Macan S can reach 60 mph from rest in a sprint time of 5.2 second, while the 2015 Porsche Macan Turbo is capable of doing the same in a mere 4.6 seconds. Top speed is an impressive 156 mph for the S and 164 for the turbo.
All of the above performance comes in a package that is 2.1 inch longer in length and sits 0.2 inch lower and stretches a negligible 0.2 inches between its axles as compared to the Audi Q5. Also, holding on to the mantra of keeping it sportier, 2015 Porsche Macan is an inch wider than the Audi. However, the baby Cayenne still retains the Q5’s five-link front and trapezoidal link rear suspension, buts adds a variety of spring and damper choices.
The company’s Volkswagen parents thought that Porsche really needed a small crossover since a growing product portfolio is the best path to global profitability. Also a sure niche existed for a performance-themed small luxury crossover such as the Macan, as the segment’s current leaders – the Audi Q5, the BMW X3, the Cadillac SRX, the Mercedes Benz GLK Class and the Volvo XC60 – don’t stray much beyond practical. Expected to go on sale soon, the 2015 Porsche Macan will probably be priced around in the mid $45,000 range. A fully loaded 2015 Porsche Macan Turbo could even cost up to a massive $100,000 as told by Nick Twork, a Porsche Cars North America spokesman.