2015 Porsche Macan Crossover Makes Debut

By Jay Casteel  |  11/21/2013

After offering a single teaser image in early October, Porsche officially unveiled it's first ever compact crossover, the Macan.

Debuted at this week's L.A. Auto Show, the new model will be offered up in two trims, the Macan S and the Macan Turbo. The S is fitted with a twin-turbocharged 3.0-liter V6 engine boasting 340 hp, allowing it to hit 0 to 60 in 5.2 seconds and a top speed of 156 mph; and the Turbo boasts a more impressive 400 hp, twin-turbo 3.6-liter V6 engine, pushing it to 0-60 mph in 4.6 seconds and top speed of 164 mph. Both also come standard with Porsche's seven-speed PDK dual-clutch transmission.

All-wheel drive comes standard on both models, as well as the Porsche Traction Management (PTM).

On the interior, the Macan S comes standard with a Piano Black interior package and Alcantara inserts on the seats, while the Turbo gets is upgraded with leather, brushed aluminum and 18-way power front seats.

The 2014 Macan S will start at $49,900, while the Macan Turbo will retail for $72,300.