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Porsche Macan SUV Expected To Get 4-Cylinder Engine
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Porsche Macan SUV Expected To Get 4-Cylinder Engine

Dec 11 2013, 1:16pm CST | by

Macan will be more sports car-like than other SUVs

Porsche engineers have announced that the coming baby SUV from Porsche called the Macan will offer 4-cylinder engines in the foreseeable future reports Autocar. The arrival of the Macan with a 4-...

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Porsche Macan SUV Expected To Get 4-Cylinder Engine

Dec 11 2013, 1:16pm CST | by

Macan will be more sports car-like than other SUVs

Porsche engineers have announced that the coming baby SUV from Porsche called the Macan will offer 4-cylinder engines in the foreseeable future reports Autocar. The arrival of the Macan with a 4-cylinder will mark the first four banger under a Porches hood since the 968 went out of production.

The 4-cylinder will be a gasoline-powered engine. Porsche is also expected to offer a 2.0L 4-cylinder diesel engine eventually. The entry level engine is expected to produce 280hp. Porsche also notes that the goal with the Macan was to produce sports car responses.

Porsche claims the Macan will have best in class brake performance and steering precision. Porsche will also offer a Macan with a 3.0L V6 twin turbo engine producing 335hp. A diesel version will get a 3.0L V6 diesel with 254hp. The top Macan in the range will have a 394hp 3.6L twain turbo V6 and be able to reach 62mph in 4.8 seconds.

 
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Jaguar F Type V6 S vs Triumph Street Triple R in open-air track attack

Sep 21 2014 6:55pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Convertible, Performance, Videos, Jaguar, Motorcycle, Luxury Typically, these track battle videos pair up car against car or, in more disparate circumstances, car versus crossover, as we saw the other day. While the outcome of that battle was quite predictable, what'll happen when an equally fetching (and fast) four-wheeler is put up against one of the icons of the two-wheeled world? Evo just had to find out. Matching up a Jaguar F-Type V6 S Convertible against a Triumph St ...
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Audi 1-2 and first win for KCMG in rainy COTA race

Sep 21 2014 1:22am CDT | Source: Federation Internationale de l’Automobile

Audi 1-2 and first win for KCMG in rainy COTA race The #2 Audi Sport Team Joest crew of Marcel Fässler, André Lotterer and Benoît Tréluyer picked up from where they left off at Le Mans by taking a well-judged victory. Sun 21.09.14, 8:08AM The 2014 Le Mans 24 Hour winners took the chequered flag ...
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Aston Martin takes GTE double at COTA

Sep 21 2014 1:16am CDT | Source: Federation Internationale de l’Automobile

Aston Martin takes GTE double at COTA The LMGTE categories of the FIA World Endurance Championship never fail to deliver when it comes to tension and on-track excitement and today proved to be no exception. Sun 21.09.14, 8:08AM In the 6 Hours of Circ ...
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Video: Porsche Museum Secrets Parts 1 & 2

Sep 20 2014 1:00pm CDT | Source: Top Speed

It’s no mystery that Porsche has built some of the most fascinating sports and race cars the world has seen since the late 1940s. Some of these vehicles took years to develop and had numerous prototypes that preceded them. Some of them are already famous, while Porsche kept others under wraps until the 21st century. Now, after decades of silence, the Germans are revealing their full lineup of prototypes and concept cars in a new exhibit at the Pors ...
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Nissan wants an American driver for its Le Mans team

Sep 20 2014 12:05pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Motorsports, Nissan, Racing "We'll use every driver development tool we have to take them to the next level, but they will also have to step up." - Darren Cox Nissan is aiming to put an American behind the wheel of one of its LMP1 racecars in 2016 as part of plans to grow its motorsports program in the United States. The driver would compete in the LMP2 class and the new LMP3 class of the FIA World Endurance Car Championship next year and th ...
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Ferrari and Porsche reign at COTA

Sep 20 2014 7:51am CDT | Source: Federation Internationale de l’Automobile

Ferrari and Porsche reign at COTA The No.51 AF Corse Ferrari 458 Italia driven by Gimmi Bruni and Toni Vilander will start from pole position for the fourth round of the FIA WEC. Sat 20.09.14, 2:02PM LMGTE PRO   The No.51 AF Corse Ferrari 458 Italia driven by Gimmi Bruni and Toni Vilander w ...
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Toyota takes 3rd pole of year ahead of 6hrs COTA

Sep 20 2014 7:38am CDT | Source: Federation Internationale de l’Automobile

Toyota takes 3rd pole of year ahead of 6hrs COTA Toyota Racing won the first battle of the weekend at Circuit of the Americas this evening by taking pole position for the fourth round of the 2014 FIA WEC. Sat 20.09.14, 2:02PM 
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Porsche Exclusive shows off their Cayenne S E-Hybrid

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Car Review: 2015 Ford Mustang

Sep 19 2014 9:20pm CDT | Source: Driving Canada

WEST HOLLYWOOD, CALIF. — Who among us has not been touched in some way by the Ford Mustang? How many children, teens or adults vowed to own one after falling for its shape and its simple down-to-earth appeal? How many people tried to convince their spouses the Mustang was an ideal family car? How, after 50 years in the marketplace, can one car so dominate our dreams of driving fast, wild and free? Blasting through the twisty canyon ...
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The Convoluted History Of Why The Carrera GT Sounds Like An F1 Car

Sep 19 2014 6:00pm CDT | Source: Jalopnik

The Porsche Carrera GT has always been known for its screaming wail of an exhaust note, not so different from an old F1 car. As it turns out, there's a very good (if complicated) reason for that ...
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