2018 Porsche Macan Turbo SUV Review
Right after the launch of the 2018 Porsche Macan Turbo, it did not take long for it to become one of the bestselling car models from the luxury automaker. The Porsche brand is associated with superb performance; thus, the Porsche Macan Turbo not only pleased the increasing cravings for luxury crossover SUVs but also provided an excellent performance that was anticipated from the Porsche brand.
The advanced driving features, improved swiftness, and an appreciable emotional charm and attractiveness have made the Macan Turbo a strong competitor when it comes to the top of the line models. The 2018 Porsche Macan Turbo has been recorded as one of the most exorbitant models of Macan for sale. This SUV is modern and has a sporty look. Its petite and assertive stance gives out an energetic and zestful driving machine vibe rather, something that not all luxurious SUVs deliver. So, let’s dive deeper.
On the front of the 2018 Porsche Macan Turbo, it has the Porsche logo as well as the typical oval shaped Porsche headlights, side strakes, and the front bumper. It has a huge clamshell-style bonnet which helps with engine bay cooling. Its sides go all the way down to the front bumper. The 21-inch low, wide tires give it a more hatchback look rather than a crossover.
Its total length is 184.7 inches, and the width without mirrors comes in at 76.1 inches. The vehicle’s height is 63 inches, and its clearance from the ground is 7.8 inches. On the passengers’ side, it has a fuel door which can be locked automatically. On the sloped roof, it has a sunroof. This standard all-wheel-drive car is also equipped with black air intakes, a colored roof spoiler, black side blades, and black sport exhaust tips.
Compared to the other Macan series the Porsche Macan Turbo 2018 is a bit different from them interior wise. It is equipped with a multi-purpose steering wheel. It has a three-dial binnacle, touchscreen multimedia system and a high-set middle console which has loads of switches and buttons.
Electronically adjustable front seats offer movement in all directions. It has 18- way power seats which have finished leather upholstery. These seats are comfortable and supportive. The side bolsters at the back of the seats and on the bottom of the seats can be adjusted. The brake pedal has a firm but progressive feel to it. It has a thick dashboard design with a high positioned center console. The overall finish of the SUV’s interior is of premium quality. In the cargo area, long or taller items can be easily fitted. Whether you’re the passenger or the driver, you’re going to have a good time while sitting inside this vehicle.
The Porsche Macan Turbo 2018 is equipped with tri-zone automatic climate control, 18-inch wheels, automatic headlights, a 10-speaker audio system, and a 7.0-inch touchscreen for infotainment with Bluetooth connectivity. It also has a 14-speaker audio system by Bose and upgraded sports buckets.
This offering from Porsche is equipped with accustomed airbags for all passengers, including driver and passenger knee bags, and side curtain airbags for passengers who sit on the back seats. Porsche also offers Apple CarPlay compatibility as standard.
Specifics / Performance
|BASE PRICE||$78,250 MSRP|
|ENGINE||Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4, 2.0 L|
|TRANSMISSION||7- speed Porsche (PDK) automated manual|
|TOP SPEED||169 mph|
|0-60 MPH||4.2 seconds|
|ON SALE IN U.S.||Available in U.S.A|