Porsche Australia updates MY16 price list

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Porsche Cars Australia has announced an updated increased price list for its MY16 models. That change also brings the 911 Black Edition (pictured) and Boxster Black Edition to the local market. Deliveries for the Black Editions commence in September. The Black Edition models bring extra standard equipment and are available in any colour as long […]

VIDEO: BMW X4 v Porsche Macan

If you can stomach the planet’s insatiable desire for SUVs then you’ll be primed for this review from Autocar. It’s the BMW X4 up against the Porsche Macan. Two SUVs likely to polarise opinions on numerous levels, but two SUVs that are likely to be among the best in their class. Specifically, Autocar has compared […]

Details about the new Porsche flat-four

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The new flat-four cylinder engine from Porsche will underpin a variety of models and will come in three different engine capacities, Car magazine reports. All will feature direct injection and have turbochargers to achieve the peak power Porsche demands. Kicking off the flat-four family will be a 1.6 litre engine producing 210hp (155kW), followed by […]

You’re not buying an SUV, it’s a Le Mans racecar!

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The Porsche Macan is going to smash sales records for the Stuttgart brand. In Australia demand is already outstripping supply and it’s not even in showrooms yet. The reasons for this early success are pretty simple; the Macan looks good and it will undoubtedly drive very well. Plus, for a Porsche, it’s pretty damn cheap. […]

If you say it enough times, you might believe it

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The new Macan is a sportscar. The new Macan is a sportscar. The new Macan is a sportscar. The new Macan is a sportscar. The new Macan is a sportscar. Nope, I still don’t believe it. Watch these two videos from Porsche and see if you end up being convinced. Make no mistake the Macan […]

LA 2013: Porsche Macan revealed

Porsche has revealed its new Macan SUV in separate launch events at motor shows in LA and Tokyo. Of course, Porsche ambassador Maria Sharapova could only be in one place at once and LA got the sweets on that front. The Macan is destined to be Porsche’s best selling model and if you have a […]

Porsche Macan S next inline for leaked pics

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We’ve already been given a sneak peek at the new Porsche Macan, but here’s another couple of pics to check out before the official reveal. The Macan S is expected to be powered by a turbocharged 3.6 litre V6 producing 320hp (240kW). Entry level models are understood to be powered by four cylinder engines, while […]

No need to wait for the official Porsche Macan launch

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The Porsche Macan is the latest new model to be revealed thanks to the emergence of unauthorised images hitting the web before the official launch. Here you can see a series of images released from a forthcoming issue of Auto Motor und Sport. Our first impression is one of approval although the styling of that […]

The dunes are alive with the sound of Macan

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Porsche has kept the ball rolling ahead of the Macan launch with this new video showing the entry-level SUV carving up sand dunes near Dubai. Shown undisguised, but in discreet all black paintwork, the Macan looks like fun in the loose sand of the middle east. With three weeks to go until the wraps officially […]

Porsche keeps Macan preview rolling

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There’s still 33 days to go until the Macan is officially launched, but Porsche is keeping the previews coming. A series of photos showing the baby SUV without camouflage have been posted to Facebook. As you can see the front-end styling differs enough from the Cayenne to have its own identity, while being similar enough […]

Porsche gears up for Macan launch

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Porsche is readying us all for the launch of the new Macan SUV with a dedicated microsite, which includes a new teaser image and two new sketches. Of the new Macan, Porsche says: Build a compact SUV? No, we’d rather think outside the box. We’ve built what we always build: a Sports Car. Five doors, […]

Porsche Macan details leaked and more

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Jalopnik brings word of a series of leaked slides, allegedly from a Porsche dealer function in Atlanta, Georgia. First up is info on the Macan SUV. From that info we get a re-confirmation that the Macan will be revealed at the LA Auto Show in November. But we now know (or think we know) the […]