As the most affordable Porsche, the Macan has been responsible for attracting a lot of new shoppers to the brand. Porsche says that 60 per cent are conquests — that is, shoppers who left other brands to come to Porsche. The Macan’s design and performance are often listed as key purchase considerations.
Model-year 2022 brings a major overhaul to the Porsche Macan’s design, as well as new powertrains, tech, and hardware. Below, we’ll answer ten of the most common Porsche Macan web search questions.
All Porsche Macan models sold in Canada include All-Wheel Drive as standard. Porsche calls their AWD system Porsche Traction Management (PTM). This is a sensor-managed AWD system that’s rear-biased, but able to immediately transfer power to the Macan’s front axle when needed. In certain situations, the Macan’s PTM system can pre-emptively power all four wheels from a stop for enhanced bite on snow and ice, or vector drive torque across the axles to help use the AWD system to steer the vehicle.