Sound of Porsche Macan, teaser image before 2013 LA Auto Show debut

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As the auto industry is gears up for the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show, Porsche is getting set to debut their new Macan SUV. Last week they released a video of the Macan desert test. This week, they have released an audio of Macan’s exhaust note, a short audio file really, and it sounds good.

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There’s also a teaser image that’s been shown. New Porsche Macan is based on the Volkswagen MLB (Modularer L√§ngsbaukasten) platform while it is styled on the lines of the Cayenne.

Seen with a distinctive rear design with slimmer tail lamps and tailgate mounted spoiler while it will also be offered with LED headlamps. Interiors sport similar designs as seen in the Cayenne with a three spoke steering wheel and a similar dashboard design.

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It is not yet ascertained as to what engine makes this sound. Macan is expected to be powered by V6 engines with a 3.6 liter V6 direct injection turbocharged petrol engine offering 395 bhp power. A diesel engined is also to be offered in the form of a 3.6 liter V6 diesel offering 295 bhp and a 3.0 liter V6 diesel offering 250 bhp, while a hybrid engine is also slated to make its way into the new Macan. Details will be clearer on a later date.


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Nabanita Singha Roy

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Love for a red car has with experience transformed to a detailed outlook for around the clock news from Nabanita Singha Roy. Starting out as auto blogger in 2009, her inextricable editorial approach guarantees diverse storylines for a widely enthusiastic automotive readership.

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