2019 Porsche Macan Performance Features

February 28th, 2019 by

2019 Porsche Macan in blue

If you’re shopping for a compact luxury SUV that can deliver sporty performance on the roads in and around Farmington Hills, you’ll want to take a look at the 2019 Porsche Macan. With standard all-wheel drive, and the superior engineering that Porsche is famous for, the new Macan provides confident handling and thrilling acceleration. Learn about the performance features of the 2019 Macan, then visit Fred Lavery Porsche Company to take this exceptional SUV out for a road test today!

What are the Porsche Macan Engine Specs?

Whether you’re cruising out on I-75, or just driving across town in Rochester Hills, the Porsche Macan provides the kind of dynamic performance and handling that inspires confidence. The base model Macan comes equipped with a water-cooled 2.0L turbocharged inline-4 engine with integrated wet-sump lubrication and VarioCam valve timing. Highlighted specs include:

  • Horsepower: 248 hp
  • Torque: 273 lb-ft
  • Top Track Speed: 141 mph
  • 0-60 MPH: Standard 6.3 seconds. With Sport Chrono Package, 6.1 seconds.
  • Max. Towing Capacity: 4,409 pounds
2019 Porsche Macan 2.0-litre turbocharged I4 engine


The Macan S model is powered by a water-cooled 3.0L turbocharged V6 with VarioCam valve timing that delivers the following:

  • Horsepower: 348 hp
  • Torque: 352 lb-ft
  • Top Track Speed: 157 mph
  • 0-60 MPH: Standard 5.1 seconds. With Sport Chrono Package, 4.9 seconds.
  • Max. Towing Capacity: 4,409 pounds

The Porsche Macan also features a 7-speed Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK) transmission, Power Steering Plus system, Porsche Traction Management, double-wishbone suspension, and dual exhaust.

What is Porsche Traction Management (PTM)?

A standard feature on the Macan, Porsche Traction Management (PTM) is an active all-wheel drive system that distributes power to all four wheels as needed. PTM provides Bloomfield Hills area drivers with superior traction and control, no matter what the road or weather conditions may be. With an electronically controlled multi-plate clutch center differential, or an optional electronically controlled limited-slip differential, the Macan offers the following terrain features:

  • Max. Ground Clearance with Steel Suspension: 8.0 inches
  • Max. Wading Depth with Steel Suspension: 11.8 inches
  • Max. Ground Clearance with Air Suspension (normal): 7.4 inches
  • Max. Ground Clearance with Air Suspension (high): 9.0 inches
  • Max. Wading Depth with Air Suspension (high): 13.3 inches
2019 Porsche Macan x-ray of car body

Experience the 2019 Macan at Fred Lavery Porsche Company

Browse our new Macan inventory, and make sure to check out our new vehicle specials, then stop by Fred Lavery Porsche Company to get behind the wheel of this exciting compact luxury SUV today! Find out how much a new Porsche costs, and review our Macan vs. Cayenne comparison, and if you have any questions, please contact us online or give us a call at (248) 645-5930. From Porsche reviews to Porsche OEM parts, we have you covered.

Also be sure to read about Porsche Macan towing capacity when you want to learn more about this dynamic model. Also be sure to learn about Porsche 911 top speedPorsche 911 interior, and AWD Porsche models when you want to learn about more about Porsche performance. We’d also love to help you learn more about your Porsche maintenance schedule.

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