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2022 Porsche Macan price and specs: Medium SUV facelifted again with more power, new tech

2022 Porsche Macan pricing and specification Mid-size SUV updated for the second time New look, upgraded tech and more power headline changes Priced from $84,800 before on-road costs The 2022 Porsche Macan has been updated ahead of its Australian showroom arrival in the fourth quarter of 2021 (October to December)...

All-electric 2023 Porsche Macan commences testing

A fully-electric 2023 Porsche Macan SUV is undergoing testing in Germany, the company has revealed. Porsche released images of the battery-powered Macan being driven at its development facility in Weissach, Germany, which will share its underpinnings with the Audi Q6 E-Tron, due in late 2022...

2021 Drive Car of the Year – Best Performance SUV

Drive Car of the Year 2021 - Best Performance SUV Finalists: Audi RS Q8 BMW X5M Porsche Macan GTS If many car enthusiasts may be dismayed by today’s proliferation of high-riding sports utility vehicles, they should be able to take some comfort at least from the rise in SUV performance variants...

2022 Audi Q6 E-Tron and electric Porsche Macan will share platform, CEO confirms

The upcoming Audi Q6 E-Tron will be developed alongside an electric Porsche Macan, Audi CEO Markus Duessman has confirmed. The arrival of the upcoming mid-size electric SUV siblings first surfaced in a leaked Volkswagen Group presentation in December 2020, however Duessman's comments to publications including Auto Express serve as confirmation the Q6 E-Tron and electric Macan will share a platform...

Audi Q6 E-Tron, Porsche Macan EV arriving in 2022 – report

Details have emerged out of Europe of the Volkswagen Group's planned electric vehicle (EV) onslaught over the next two years. A screenshot of a leaked presentation shown during a Volkswagen Group investor meeting earlier this week – published online by Romanian publication Automarket – reveals the launch dates for a range of the Volkswagen Group's upcoming all-electric models...

Electric Porsche Macan due in Australia in 2022

Porsche’s next-generation electric Macan SUV is due in Australian showrooms in 2022 – following its European debut in 2021. Although the above image is a computer illustration – by KDesign AG – of how the new model might look (borrowing the front-end styling theme from the Porsche Taycan), the electric Macan will be built and sold alongside existing petrol variants, giving buyers a choice between petrol and electric power for the foreseeable future...

Spied: Is the 2021 Porsche Macan hiding under this one?

The future is drawing nearer for Porsche, with the company confirming in 2019 that its next-generation Macan SUV will be offered in at least two forms: conventional petrol and a new-generation, electric-powered model. The vehicle we see here, we're told by our spy photography partners who were on site to snap these images, is powered by a petrol engine...

2014-2019 Porsche Macan recalled over fuel leak risk

Porsche Cars Australia has recalled 5328 examples of its model-years 2014 to 2019 Macan, Macan S, Macan GTS and Macan Turbo.  The recall relates to a risk that the service cover for the fuel pump may come into contact with the fuel filter flange if the rear seats are occupied, potentially damaging the flange. If damaged, it could result in a fuel leak, which may cause a fire...

Car News Daily podcast: Your daily download

Plenty has happened in the world of car news over the last 24 hours. If you haven't had time to read all the news on CarAdvice.com, catch up on your way home with Car News Daily, as Mandy Turner reads each news story word-for-word...

2020 Porsche Macan GTS revealed, here early next year

Porsche has revealed the powered-up 2020 Macan GTS, ahead of its arrival in Australia during the first quarter of 2020. Power in the new Macan GTS comes from a 2.9-litre turbocharged V6 engine making 280kW and 520Nm, up 15kW and 20Nm on the car it replaces. The 100km/h sprint takes 4.7 seconds with the Sport Chrono package fitted, an improvement of 0...

Automotive Industry Insights: Citroen Head of Brand, Arnaud Belloni

This week you are joined by Mandy Turner, Paul Maric, and James Wong.  Josh Dowling discusses some of the biggest news from the week, including the Australian court case for Volkswagen Dieselgate, how SUVs are soaking up efficiency gains by eco cars, why the Renault Alaskan isn't coming to Australia, and more DSG dramas for the Volkswagen Group...