Porsche has added another modification to the macan crossover family. It has not become the most powerful and fast, but is positioned as the version most focused on driving pleasure. Sports suspension and "heated" motor are included.
Returned to the line version is equipped with the same 2.9-liter V6 as the Macan Turbo, but develops a motor on the Macan GTS 380 HP and 520 Nm of torque – this is 20 HP more than the previous GTS and 26-more than the Macan S. for acceleration up to 100 km / h, the novelty takes 4.9 s in the standard version and 4.7 s when using the Sport Chrono package (0.3 s faster than its predecessor). The maximum speed is 261 km/h.
In Porsche shared and data on fuel consumption: it is claimed that the crossover is able to do 9.6 liters of gasoline per 100 km of mileage in a mixed cycle.
Standard in the SUV included a sport-tuned suspension with special settings shock absorbers: the ride height of the Macan GTS has been reduced by 15 mm compared to the other versions, and if you add in the optional gas strut suspension, ground clearance reduced by 10 mm.
The crossover is equipped with 20-inch wheels in black, and the brake discs have a diameter of 360 mm on the front axle and 330 mm on the rear. Optional ceramic mechanisms are also available. In addition, the SUV modified the exhaust system for a more invigorating sound.
The body of the crossover by default is decorated with aerodynamic elements from the Sport Design package with black accents: not only the details of the decor are darkened, but also the rear diffuser and exhaust pipes. In the interior of the Macan GTS there were sports front seats with more developed lateral support, Alcantara and aluminum trim, as well as a sports steering wheel covered with leather.
Optionally, the SUV can be equipped with, for example, colored inserts in the finish, Bose acoustics, wireless charging for smartphones, Parking assistant with rear view camera, air ionizer and so on.
Sales of new items are scheduled to begin next summer, but orders are already accepted. The price in the US – from 71 300 dollars.