2019 Porsche Macan Model Review with Specs, Price & Trims

2019 Porsche Macan Model Overview at Porsche Orland Park

Key Features

  • Starting at $49,900 MSRP*
  • 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbocharged gasoline engine with 248 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque, paired with a 7-speed PDK dual-clutch automatic transmission
  • Porsche Traction Management (PTM) all-wheel drive
  • Online navigation with 10.9-inch HD display, Porsche Connect Plus, a WLAN hotspot, and an array of Porsche Connect services
  • Available Adaptive Cruise Control with new Traffic Jam Assist function
  • Wheel diameters ranging from 18 inches as standard up to optional 21-inches
  • Optional GT Sport steering wheel inspired by the Porsche 911
  • New three-dimensional LED light panel at the rear, standard LED headlights, and a revamped interior design.

About the Porsche Macan

No other automaker has a more storied reputation for constructing some of the most iconic sports cars and performance SUVs than Porsche. The Porsche Macan remains in a class all its own thanks to a seductive blend of potent performance, luxurious interior, and striking exterior styling. Beneath the hood, the Macan is powered by a turbocharged 2.0-liter 4-cylinder that produces 248 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque. Macan S models receive a 3.0-liter turbocharged V6 that cranks out 348 horsepower and 352 lb-ft of torque.

Once you step behind the wheel, you’ll discover a cabin that’s meticulously crafted to provide the utmost in comfort and refinement. The upholstery is stitched with precision and the premium seats are perfectly tailored for spirited driving — continuing the Porsche tradition of delivering elegant craftsmanship. If you’re looking for a compact luxury SUV that delivers inspired driving dynamics and a highly-sophisticated interior, look no further than the 2019 Porsche Macan.

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What the Critics Say

“From behind its thick leather-wrapped 3-spoke steering wheel, the 2019 Porsche Macan is a wonderful blend of SUV and sports car. It’s one of the sportiest SUVs available, and it’s an engaging drive from the instant you fire up its turbocharged engine. Even the “slowest” model is fast. The 4-cylinder base model is able to rush to 60 mph in just over six seconds.” — Kelley Blue Book

“No matter how you slice it, the Macan offers an attractive design inside and out, exceptional build quality and ergonomics, and the handling characteristics you’d expect from a company responsible for the 911.” — Autotrader

What’s New for 2019

The Porsche Macan receives several exterior styling updates which include a new single-bar taillight design and a revised front fascia. Inside the cabin, drivers will enjoy a new 10.9-inch touchscreen display found in the center stack. Both the suspension and steering has been updated to improve handling, response, and feedback. Macan S models will receive the latest Porsche 3.0-liter turbocharged V6. GTS and Turbo models are expected to arrive later this year.

Porsche Macan Features

2019 Porsche Macan Performance

Potent Performance

Drivers will have their choice of two powerful turbocharged engine options with the 2019 Porsche Macan. Standard power comes in the form of a 2.0-liter turbocharged inline four-cylinder produces a balanced 248 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque for outstanding efficiency and response. Macan S models are powered by a potent 3.0-liter turbocharged V6 that delivers 348 horsepower and 352 lb-ft of torque. When equipped with the optional Sport Chrono package, the Macan S can accelerate from 0 to 60 in a blistering 4.9 seconds. Both variants come standard with a capable all-wheel drive system to help your Macan excel in both wet and dry conditions.

2019 Porsche Macan Interior

Driver-Focused Interior

Beyond its striking appearance, the Porsche Macan has an ergonomic interior that perfectly complements the capable performance found beneath the hood. Inspired by the legendary Porsche 911, an optional GT Sport steering wheel helps inspire your connection to the road. Another new convenience feature is an air ionizer that works in tandem with the standard fine particulate air filter to improve air quality. The driver will enjoy features like the 8-way power adjust comfort seats and the available Sound Package Plus which includes 10 speakers and 150 watts of power output for uncompromised sound clarity.

Macan Porsche Connect

Cutting-Edge Tech

All Macan models receive a larger, 10.9-inch full HD touch screen with the latest version of Porsche Communication Management (PCM). This new system allows users to customize the interface by positioning movable tiles and choosing their respective functions from a list of options. Other standard features include online navigation, Porsche Connect Plus (with LTE phone module and SIM card reader), a WLAN hotspot, and an array of Porsche Connect services. Navigation information is available in real-time thanks to an optional HERE Cloud™ connection. Apple® CarPlay® smartphone integration is also available. A new Traffic Jam Assist function is now part of the optional adaptive cruise control system.

Trims & Specs

2019 Porsche Macan

Macan

  • Starting at $49,900 MSRP*
  • 2.0-liter turbocharged inline 4 with 7-speed Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK)
  • Porsche Traction Management (PTM): Active all-wheel drive with Auto Brake Differential (ABD) and Anti Slip Regulation (ASR)
  • Power seats trimmed in partial leather and Alcantara® (front) with eight-way electric adjustment
  • 3-zone climate control with separate settings
  • Porsche Communication Management* (PCM) including navigation module

2019 Porsche Macan S

Macan S

  • Starting at $58,600 MSRP*
  • 3.0-liter turbocharged V6 with 348 horsepower and 352 lb-ft of torque
  • Multifunction sport steering wheel with gearshift paddles and rim in smooth-finish leather
  • Door-sill guards with “Macan S” logo (front) in Aluminum
  • Instrument cluster with high-resolution 4.8-inch color display
  • Sound Package Plus with 10 speakers and 150 watts of power

Disclaimer:

*Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price. Excludes options; taxes; title; registration; delivery, processing and handling fee; dealer charges. Dealer sets actual selling price.