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2018 Porsche Macan: 5 Reasons to Buy – Video

If you’re looking for information on a newer Porsche Macan, we’ve published an updated review: 2019 Porsche Macan Review

You won’t find many car brands that can match the performance of a Porsche, let alone its luxury and prestige. With the growing demand of SUV crossovers, Porsche has been on board for a while now, and it’s only getting better. Here are five reasons to experience the 2018 Porsche Macan Turbo with the Performance package.


The Macan is one beautiful crossover. The design up front certainly distinguishes it as a Porsche. Coming standard are 19-inch wheels, and a sport exhaust system is one of the features of our Macan Turbo with the Performance package. Of course, when you buy something as elite as a Porsche, you get countless options and choices. The paint and wheel type, even the interior, you can customize. What color leather do you want inside? Do you want your instrument dials in red, beige or white? This is one of many things you can do to your Macan.

Innovative Tech

Inside the Macan, the central control unit is called Porsche Control Management. This system is as good as anything out there and has the whole nine yards. Options and upgrades include amazing sound from a Burmester high-end surround sound system and a 14-speaker Bose system with 665 watts. Why not let your back-seat passengers enjoy the available Rear Seat Entertainment Plus system, which puts two 10.1-in screens in the back. See the 2018 Porsche Macan models for sale near you

Exhilarating Performance

With a commanding 440 horsepower, the Macan Turbo with the Performance package is undeniably a performance SUV. Talk about a track-ready SUV. It’s the ultimate Macan, and a flash of 4.2 seconds is all it takes to hit zero to 60 mph.


So the Macan Turbo with the Performance package trim level has some serious performance. With that level of performance, it’s imperative to have serious safety. Getting you to a stop are standard 6-piston aluminum monobloc fixed calibers up front. There is a unique side-impact protection in the doors. The Porsche brand also boasts all sorts of innovative safety that will give you peace of mind.

Engaging Drive

Through turns and corners is where the Macan really sets itself apart from most crossover SUVs. The confidence in the handling is high, and the active all-wheel drive is as good as any. The super-powerful 3.6-liter twin-turbo V6 will definitely satisfy any driving mood.

Autotrader Says

The 2018 Porsche Macan Turbo with the Performance package should be on your test-drive list. So how does Porsche manage to put all that performance into an SUV? Get into one and find out for yourself.

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