Porsche does not want us to photograph this prototype of the new electric Macan. Surprised by our spy photographers in the middle of the test phase in the Far North, the teams of the German manufacturer have done everything to protect the SUV whose curves are hidden under heavy camouflage. It does not, however, appear to be any different from the prototype that Porsche had shown via official images in May 2021.
As the public had been able to discover on this official prototype, this electric Macan does not have a grille. The roofline appears lower, giving the SUV almost a coupe look. On board the SUV, Porsche seems to have removed the traditional gear lever, electric motorization requires. A wheel also appears on the center console, a priori to navigate the infotainment system displayed by the screen of the center console. A touch screen is also intended to control the air conditioning.
A powerful model?
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The future electric Porsche Macan in the testing phaseCredit Photo – Automedia
According to information from our image hunters, this electric variant of the Porsche Macan will be unveiled in the course of 2022. Based on the PPE technical platform common to the Volkswagen group, it will be a high-performance model. , stamped Turbo or Turbo S. The electric Macan will have all-wheel drive and could develop a power of around 700 hp. Its potential autonomy remains unknown for the moment.
The thermal version of the Macan should remain on the market for the moment, during a transition period, before giving way to the second 100% electric model marketed by Porsche.
In 2022, Porsche will market an electric version of its compact SUV, the Macan. This model is shown in new stolen photos taken by our image hunters in the Far North. Always well camouflaged, the electric Macan does not show us its design. But our spies inform us that this model should be offered in Turbo and Turbo S variants. Its power could rise to around 700 hp.