Porsche Macan Facelift (Photo Credit: Twitter)
Porsche Macan facelift has finally gone official in India. The prices of Porsche Macan facelift has been set between Rs 69.98 lakh to Rs 85.03 lakh (both prices are ex-showroom India). To be more specific, the base version of Porsche Macan facelift costs Rs 69.98 lakh while the higher S trim costs Rs 85.03 lakh. It is worth mentioning here that the Macan was first launched in 2016 globally and the facelift made its debut internationally last year.
The luxurious car gets styling changes and quite a few tech updates as well. The styling of the Macan facelift is inspired by the new-generation Cayenne. It comes with a new and updated features which will offer enhanced comfort, connectivity and driving dynamics. The front of Macan facelift gets a slightly smaller, sharper LED headlamps and a new grille layout with larger intakes. In fact, it was the first to get the new 3D-effect LED taillamps and the conjoining LED strip.
Porsche Macan facelift comes in four new colours i.e. Mamba Green Metallic, Dolomite Silver Metallic, Miami Blue and Crayon.
Coming to the interior, the updated SUV gets the new 11-inch infotainment screen and the new steering wheel. It also gets a new design for the centre console and semi-digital instrument cluster. Interestingly, the all-new infotainment comes equipped with online navigation and Connect Plus. Porsche also offers a Connect Plus module, making every vehicle fully connected along with the new “off-road precision” app, that can record and analyse off-road driving experiences in the SUV.
On the engineering front, the base Macan facelift comes equipped with a 2.0-litre turbo petrol that churns out 245PS and 370 Nm. The Macan S gets a new 3.0-litre V6 which produces 354PS and 480 Nm. The luxurious SUV includes Porsche's active stability management system, AWD, height-adjustable air suspension and optional torque-vectoring add to this car's credentials. The S trim also gets updated brakes.
On the competition front, Porsche Macan facelift is up against Jaguar F-Pace in the Indian market.