2019 Range Rover Sport vs Porsche Macan
In search of a new luxury SUV that brings versatility and sporty performance to your drive around Ventura, Camarillo, and Oxnard? Then take a look at our Land Rover Ventura comparison of the 2019 Range Rover Sport vs. Porsche Macan to see which of these models has what you’re looking for.
Range Rover Sport vs Porsche Macan: Power and Capabilities
Each vehicle comes with various components, technologies, and systems to give you superior handling, thrilling performance, and dynamic driving around each turn. But when getting a sense of just how powerful these cars are, we took a closer look at the standard engines in the two models.
Starting with the Range Rover Sport, this SUV comes with a 3.0L supercharged V6 engine delivering 340 horsepower and 332 lb-ft of torque. The standard engine inside the 2019 Porsche Macan is a 2.0L turbocharged 4-cylinder engine that supplies 248 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque.
The 2019 Range Rover Sport pairs its V6 engine with an 8-speed automatic transmission along with Adaptive Dynamics and CommandShift 2 for a more confident, athletic drive. The 4-cylinder engine in the Porsche Macan is matched with a 7-speed automatic transmission.
The Range Rover Sport can also tow more than the 2019 Macan with a maximum towing capacity of 7,716 pounds. The Macan’s towing capacity is just 4,409 pounds.
Range Rover Sport vs Porsche Macan: Inside These SUVs
If you need your car to carry various items, the Range Rover Sport will provide you with plenty of room to do just that. Behind the second-row seats, there’s 24.8 cu. ft. of cargo volume for you to haul gear. And you can fold down the seatbacks and gain up to 56.8 cu. ft. of cargo volume inside the 2019 Range Rover Sport.
The Porsche Macan has 17.6 cu. ft. of cargo volume behind the back row. You also have the ability to fold down those seats to access more space for cargo in the Macan, but this will provide you with only 52.9 cu. ft. of maximum cargo volume.
Also, for more intelligent storage, the available front center console refrigerator will allow you to fit four 16-fl. oz. bottles of water, or whatever beverage you’re bringing along with you, in the Range Rover Sport while keeping its cool temperature.
As far as passengers, the 2019 Macan will fit up to five people inside while the Range Rover Sport has the option for its 5+2 seating that allows more versatility within the interior of the SUV.
Range Rover Sport vs Porsche Macan: Technology Features
Both vehicles have advanced infotainment systems that will allow you to connect to your smartphone, use various in-car apps for your entertainment, and have navigation systems.
And inside the Range Rover Sport, there are even more unique features that bring an unmatched level of luxury to the vehicle. The available Semi-Aniline leather 22-way memory front seats will automatically adjust your seat to your preferred settings and also has massage functionality.
You also have the ability to open and close the sunblind with just a simple wave of your hand with the optional gesture sunblind.
Want to learn more? Check out the full 2019 Range Rover Sport review!
Come See the 2019 Range Rover Sport
Like what you see in the 2019 Range Rover Sport after seeing it compared to the Porsche Macan? Then stop by Land Rover Ventura and learn about the rest of the features inside this luxury SUV that makes it a comfortable, convenient, and thrilling ride to cruise around Ventura, Camarillo, and Oxnard. Schedule your test drive today!