2017 Porsche Macan Turbo In-Depth Assessment: Very Small, Very Fast, Very Expensive


Even if it performedn’t hail from Stuttgart and claim the 911 low rider as next of kin, we might still phone the unapologetically sporty Macan Turbo the Porsche of small deluxe crossovers. It’s that over the top which great to-drive. Representing the highest rung on the Macan ladder—with the Macan, Macan S, and GTS, that are evaluated independently, on reduced rungs—the Turbo boasts a larger-displacement twin-turbocharged V-6 engine with 400 horsepower and an eye-watering base price. And therefore’s only the start. Porsche also provides a 440-hp version for people who prefer to spend (even more) money but also are in one big really hurry. Both versions largely abdicate their particular obligations as crossovers, prioritizing speed and fun over useful concerns such traveler room and cargo hauling. However if you intend to drive one thing dressed up in an SUV match that handles like a sports sedan and will go nearly 170 miles per hour, the Porsche of compact deluxe crossovers is the one to have. FIND OUT MORE ››

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