Porsche highlights facelifted Macan

On the eve of the Paris motor show rolls Porsche a more detailed look at the facelifted Macan.

In July this year showed Porsche the first images of the facelifted Macan. Now let the Germans know more about the subcutaneous adjustments of the little brother of the Cayenne.

Porsche says that the base Macan, the car that simply 'Macan' is called, a blown 2.0-liter four-cylinder, 245 hp strong. It is a modified version of the turbocharged engine which is now in the entry-level Macan is 252 hp supplies. The torque remains at 370 Nm is equal. Porsche gives the engine a partikelfilter, and speaks of adjustments to the combustion chambers. With its revised engine is the Macan able to in 6.7 seconds at a speed of 100 km/h to sprint, just as fast as before. The average fuel consumption under the WLTP cycle must be at 8.1 l/100 km. Information about the other engines to follow later. The Macan Diesel disappears in each case of the price list.

The outward changes we find especially at the rear. Just like the Cayenne, the Panamera and soon, the new 911 will also get the Macan on the back of a light bar over the entire width of the car runs. The facelift includes further custom lighting - now standard led on the front, redesigned bumpers and new wheels and colors.

Inside mount Porsche a new 10,9-inch display for the infotainment system belong. This replaces the 7-inch measuring copy of the pre-facelift Macan. Also get the Macan new manual pump on the dashboard, below the screen and to have a place. New to the Offroad Precision App, a program to trips next to the well-trodden paths to analyze. The list of safety features is enhanced with 'filehulp', a system that allows the Macan itself accelerates and slows down and may even send in the file. Porsche says that the chassis of the Macan is adjusted and that the adjustment of the chassis is revised. The car is by default on newly designed tires, and Porsche sets new 18-inch alloy and new paint colors are available.

The redesigned Macan know in the Netherlands with a starting price of € 85.600