The manufacturer is working on the new 2020 Porsche Macan which will enter the market with several upgrades. Design-wise, it will feature sportier and more athletic look. And inside the cabin, we can expect more the features and an upgraded infotainment system. Under the hood, it will be offered with several engines and there will be a new GT3 RS model which will be powered by a strong unit of 500 horses.
Engines and performances of the 2020 Porsche Macan
The new 2020 Porsche Macan will be offered with several types of engines depending on a trim level. So, the base Macan will be powered by a 2.0-liter inline-4 turbocharged engine. This unit is able to make 252 horses and 273 pound-feet of torque. It will work with a 7-speed automatic transmission and will come standard with the all-wheel drive. It will be able to go from 0 to 60 mph in 6.3 seconds and will have the towing capacity of 3,900 pounds. This engine will get 20 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway.
The Macan S will use a 3.0-liter V-6 twin-turbocharged engine which will have the output of 340 horses and 339 pound-feet of torque. Like the base and all the other models, it will be mated to a 7-speed automatic. And it will use the all-wheel drive layout. It will be rated at 17 mpg in the city and 23 mpg on the highway. Furthermore, the Macan GTS will get the same 3.0-liter twin-turbo V-6 engine. But it will be stronger and will be able to generate 360 horses and 369 lb-ft of torque.
The Macan Turbo model will also use a 3.6 V-6 twin-turbocharged unit and it will be capable of making 400 hp and 406 lb-ft of torque. As for the fuel economy, it is estimated to be 17 mpg in the city and 23 mpg on the highway. Moreover, the Macan Turbo with x/Performance package will use the same unit. But in this model, it will have to output of 440 horsepower and the torque of 406 pound-feet. The new Porsche should also offer the Macan GT3 RS model. And this one should use a 4.0-liter 6-cylinder engine which should be able to deliver 500 horses and 338 pound-feet of torque. This unit should be able to hit 60 mph in just 3.3 seconds.
2020 Porsche Macan exterior design
The Porsche Macan features an attractive look with a low roofline and handsome front and rear fascias. However, the 2020 Porsche Macan will be slightly revised and will get sportier and more athletic look because the front end now seems wider and lower than before. Both headlamps and taillights will be refreshed and will get standard LED lighting and around back there will be full-width lights bar which is similar to the Panamera and Cayenne models. The manufacturer has also offered the new 20- and 21-inch wheels. It will be available in following exterior colors: Miami Blue, Dolomite Silver Metallic, Mamba Green Metallic, and Crayon. However, we might see some new colors too. Furthermore, the GTS and Turbo models will get a more aggressive design of the front fascia. The Macan Turbo will feature a front spoiler and quad exhaust outlets.
The interior design of the 2020 Porsche Macan
The comfort and quality of the 2020 Porsche Macan will be on the highest level. The seats are firm, highly cozy and well bolstered. It has two rows of seats and the space for the second-row passengers is a bit limited. It has the cargo space of 17.7 cubic feet. But with the second row folded flat, it expands to 53 cubes. Furthermore, the dashboard will now be fitted with a large 11-inch touchscreen for the infotainment system with voice activation and navigation with real-time traffic updates.
The base 2020 Porsche Macan will come with USB, Bluetooth, three-zone climate control, lane-departure warning, a rearview camera, power-folding side mirrors, AM/FM/HD satellite radio, rear parking assist, power-operated liftgate, CD/DVD player, leather upholstery, power adjustable front seats, audio system with 10 speakers. The GTS model will add sportier Alcantara seats, adaptive dampers, and optional air suspension. The Turbo model will include a Bose audio system with 14 speakers, larger wheels, navigation, and so on. Option packages will add a rear-entertainment system, heated and ventilated front seats, Apple CarPlay connectivity, a panoramic roof, and Google Earth integration. The Macan will also feature a range of electronic driver aids, new Traffic Jam Assist for acceleration and braking, and so on.
Release date and price
The manufacturer still hasn’t revealed the exact release date of the 2020 Porsche Macan. But we believe that it won’t be presented before the end of 2019. The price is also not yet known. But should stay close to the current which is around $50,000 for the base model.