A few days after Porsche released a teaser video that reveals the sound of the 2014 Porsche Macan, technical specifications which appear to be in Chinese have surfaced the web, revealing full details of the much anticipated SUV.
Available in three versionsAs mentioned previously, the 2014 Porsche Macan will be available in three engine choices. According to the spec sheet, the entry-level Macan S will come with a V6 3.0-litre engine producing 250kW and 460Nm of torque which will enable it to do 0 -100 km/h in 5.5 seconds reaching a top speed of 254km/h.
The range-topping Macan Turbo will be fitted with a V6 3.6-litre twin-turbo engine developing 294kW and 550Nm. This will be enough for it to sprint from 0 -100 km/h in 4.8 seconds before hitting a top speed of 269 km/h – making it the quickest SUV of its kind.
Last on offer will be a S Diesel variant which will come with a V6 3.0-litre delivering 190kW and a maximum torque of 580Nm, enough to cover the 0 – 100 km/h dash in 6.2 seconds and reaching a 226 km/h top speed.
The spec sheet also shows that in its lightest version (S Diesel) the 2014 Macan will weigh 1898 kg and will be 4675 mm long, 1923 mm wide and 1628 mm tall, with a 2807 mm wheelbase – putting it on par with the Audi Q5.
Expected to become Porsche’s best-selling model, the 2014 Porsche Macan will be officialy revealed next week at the Los Angeles Motor Show.
2014 Porsche Macan gallery