Porsche Macan facelift launched in Malaysia as base 2.Zero litre mannequin – 252 PS, 370 Nm; costs from RM455ok
Porsche importer and distributor in Malaysia, Sime Darby Auto Efficiency (SDAP) has launched the facelifted Porsche Macan SUV in sole, base mannequin guise, priced from RM455,000 which incorporates all relevant duties however excluding registration, insurance coverage and street tax; bookings for the Macan facelift have been open from final week.
The bottom Porsche Macan right here represents probably the most accessible entry level into the marque’s mannequin vary; the entry-level sports activities automobile from the agency is the bottom, 2.Zero litre-engined Porsche Cayman which begins from RM530,000. This would be the sole facelifted Macan variant accessible for our market in the intervening time; a three.Zero litre turbo V6 petrol-powered Macan S can also be accessible abroad.
The basics of the facelifted Macan stay as earlier than, specifically the MLB longitudinal format platform, right here powered by a 2.Zero litre turbocharged inline-four petrol with 252 PS and 370 Nm of torque, channeled to all 4 wheels through a seven-speed PDK dual-clutch automated transmission. This powertrain propels the Macan from Zero-100 km/h in 6.7 seconds, and on to a prime velocity of 225 km/h. Mixed gasoline consumption is rated at eight.1 l/100 km, with mixed CO2 emissions rated at 185 g/km.
Visible updates for the facelift embrace new lighting models; these embrace a brand new design for the headlamps’ LED clusters, whereas the rear finish will get up to date with a three-dimensional gentle panel to carry the junior SUV according to its latest stablemates, and the rear lamps additionally use the four-point LED design utilized by the headlamps, for which Porsche Dynamic Lighting System Plus (PDLS Plus) is an possibility. New bumpers entrance and rear assist in emphasising the SUV’s width.
The inside has additionally been handled to chose redesigns, specifically the centre console which now homes the brand new Porsche Communication Administration (PCM) that’s dwelling to a wider 10.9-inch touchscreen show, over the earlier 7.2-inch merchandise. The brand new infotainment format’s width additionally relocates the air-conditioning vents beneath it in a horizontal orientation, over the vertical bookending kind beforehand.
The facelifted Macan involves the Malaysian market with the Premium Package deal as normal, which incorporates 14-way power-adjustable entrance seats with reminiscence operate, Energy Steering Plus Park Help, self-dimming mirrors, a Bose sound system in addition to ambient lighting.
Optionally accessible is the Sport Chrono bundle that features the GT sports activities steering wheel, whereas rolling inventory includes a alternative of wheels starting from 18 inches to 21 inches in diameter. Additional choices similar to exterior paint and inside trim color selections may be chosen out of your most well-liked Porsche seller.
The bottom value features a four-year, 200,000 km guarantee and free upkeep inlcuding components and labour. With SDAP’s 360 Financing, a month-to-month dedication ranging from RM5,700 is offered for the most recent Porsche Macan.
We’ve additionally sampled the most recent Macan in Mallorca, Spain, with a while spent in each the bottom mannequin and the Macan S; learn our drive impressions, right here.
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