Porsche Macan will have 4-cylinder engine

March 1, 2015 at 4:34 pm

Porsche is going to equip its new crossover Macan with other than V-shaped 6 and even four-cylinder engine.
Porsche has returned to the roots, when the first model of the brand was equipped with the four-cylinder engines. Then, in 1991, the Porsche 968 was the engine with four cylinders. Now it’s time for the crossover Porsche Macan. In addition to diesel and gasoline V6, customers can choose the 2.0-liter petrol four-cylinder engine. It’s already installed on mate Audi Q5. In Macan car the engine produces 237 horsepower and 350 Nm of torque.

Porsche Macan pics

Porsche Macan image

The exact name of the motor is still unknown, but it is reported that the engine develops 237 horsepower and 350 Nm of torque and has a compression ratio is 9.6: 1. The motor works in tandem with the “robot” PDK and consumes about 7.5 liters per 100 kilometers. New modification Macan can gain the first “hundred” in 6.9 seconds.

Porsche Macan picture

Porsche Macan pics

Like other cars Porsche Macan, the new version comes standard with all-wheel drive and a seven-speed gearbox PDK. The car is also equipped with 18-inch alloy wheels, as opposed to the 19-inch “rollers” on Macan S. Also this year is expected to appear diesel “quartet” of 2 liters. Stated that cars with 2.0-liter engines will go on sale in all European markets closer to the fall. In the meantime, customers are only the more powerful version.

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