The upgrade of the “little tiger” Macan launched in Vietnam, the highest price is more than 4.7 billion VND with a 2.9-liter turbocharged engine, strong 440 horsepower.
The German automaker has just announced the price of a small sports SUV, Macan 2022 in Vietnam market. The new Porsche Macan has three versions, the standard price is 2,992 billion VND, the S is 3,817 billion VND and the GTS costs 4,708 billion VND.
With Porsche tradition, the above price is not fixed. The company offers a long list of upgrade options in terms of design, equipment, and prices that are often pushed up compared to the standard level.
At the launch event on April 22 at the Porsche Saigon center, the German automaker brought a party of sounds and lights that are sometimes soft and smooth, sometimes vibrant and bubbly. This is similar to the personality of the Macan, Porsche’s best-selling model. In 2021 with sales of more than 88,000 vehicles, accounting for about 30% of total sales. In China, Porsche’s biggest market, nearly 60% of Macan customers are female.
Macan 2022 is an upgraded mid-cycle version with some slight changes in the exterior and interior design. In the next generation, the Macan will have an all-electric version, while the petrol version is unclear whether it will continue to be developed or die.
The new Macan’s steering wheel has been refined with black plastic panels and wide horizontal bars. Similarly, the front and rear bumpers are also newly designed. Porsche’s sports SUV model offers standard 19-21-inch wheels for three versions from low to high. There are a total of 7 wheel designs, 14 exterior colors for customers to choose from on the new Macan.
PASM suspension system with the ability to actively and continuously adjust the damping stiffness at each wheel is available on the GTS version. While the other two versions are optional. The sportiest GTS version is also favored with an air suspension system capable of raising / lowering the chassis.
In addition to the above changes, the Porsche Macan 2022 retains the same overall design as its predecessor. The cockpit has a new steering wheel, like on the low-rise 911 sports car. The materials used for the interior have also changed.
The 10.9-inch infotainment screen remains in the cabin, but the function keys below instead of mechanical buttons (arranged like Vertu phones), are touch-sensitive. The gearshift lever that controls the 7-speed dual-clutch transmission PKD also has a new shape.
Macan is called a “tiger cub” because of its compact size and agility in operation. A smooth, gentle and sporty, extreme experience coexists on this model. The engine of the standard Porsche Macan 2022 is fitted with a 2-liter turbocharger, with a capacity of 265 horsepower and 400 Nm of torque.
The two versions of Macan S and GTS have the same 2.9-liter twin-turbo engine, V6 capacity of 380 horsepower, 440 horsepower, respectively, an increase of 28 and 60 horsepower compared to the old version. Torque is 520 Nm and 549 Nm respectively. The most powerful Macan GTS version, accelerating from 0-100 km / h in 4.3 seconds. All three versions of the Macan 2022 have all-wheel drive.
In Vietnam, Porsche Macan is imported from Germany. The Macan’s price range of VND 2.9-4.7 billion has rivals such as Jaguar E-Pace (from VND 3 billion), Range Rover Evoque (from VND 4,285 billion).