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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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Podcast: Autoblog Podcast #403

Oct 28 2014 4:19pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Podcasts, Technology, Ford, Lincoln, Mercedes-Benz, Subaru, McLaren Episode #403 of the Autoblog Podcast is here, and this week, Dan Roth, Michael Harley, and Ronnie Fung of Autoblog Canada talk about the $5 billion investment Ford is making in Lincoln, the McLaren 650S, and the best apps for drivers. We start with what's in the garage and finish up with some of your questions, and for t ...
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Porsche Maybe Just Confirmed A Cayman GT4 By Accident

Oct 28 2014 2:55pm CDT | Source: Jalopnik

Want something that's even hotter than the Porsche Cayman GTS ? We might just get it. Porsche maybe, possibly accidentally confirmed the existence of the mythical Cayman GT4 . It's like a magical German ...
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It’s Mine: 1968 Triumph TR250

Oct 28 2014 12:47pm CDT | Source: Driving Canada

There are a lot of pitfalls in the collector car world. The trick is to know what car you want and to be patient until the right one comes along. That’s a summary of how Shawn Morton came to be the happy owner of a 1968 Triumph TR250. According to Shawn, he was bitten early by what he calls, ‘the British bug.’ His high school ride was a ’72 MGB and a favourite shop teacher who was keen on British Leyland automobiles just helped set the hook a little deeper. The 1968 ...
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Next-Gen Nissan Titan Destined for Detroit, We Detail Its Clever New Diesel Engine

Oct 28 2014 12:28pm CDT | Source: Car and Driver

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Porsche 918 Spyder

Oct 28 2014 10:04am CDT | Source: The Car Connection

The Porsche 918 Spyder is a hybrid-electric, mid-engined, all-wheel-drive supercar. It’s Porsche’s first hybrid supercar, and it’s also one of the fastest, most high-performance production cars in the world. Launched as a concept at the 2010 Geneva Motor Show, the low-vo ...
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Porsche Website Accidentally Confirms Cayman GT4

Oct 28 2014 2:30am CDT | Source: Motor Authority

We know a hardcore, track-focused version of the Porsche Cayman is coming, and now we know that it is likely to be labeled a Cayman GT4 when it arrives sometime next year. That’s because a Cayman GT4 was listed as one of the eligible vehicles on the Porsche Driving Experience website. The listing has sin ...
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Video: 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4 is a love letter to Steve McQueen

Oct 27 2014 7:01pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Classics, Videos, Ferrari, Celebrities There have been plenty of movie stars who've been into cars, but few genuine aficionados like Steve McQueen. The legendary King of Cool was known for driving his green Mustang and Porsche prototypes on the big screen, but in his private life, he loved his Ferrari. There was, of course, his iconic 250 GT Lusso, but back in 1967, the actor and ...
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On the road: 2015 Porsche Macan Turbo

Oct 27 2014 6:54pm CDT | Source: CNET Car Tech

Could the new 2015 Porsche Macan become the car maker's new best seller, over its current best seller, the Cayenne SUV? Brian Cooley takes it for a d ...
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