2018 Porsche Macan vs. 2018 Audi SQ5

Comparing supercars will not be complete unless you have listed some of the best car models from Porsche that can battle those of the Audi car models out there. This comparison is devoted for those of you who want to learn more about the 2018 Porsche Macan and the 2018 Audi SQ5.

Design & Style

What is it that you will notice when you see the 2018 Porsche Macan? Well, it will be no less than the already modern, and sturdy exterior that it has. When you see it, you will know that it is ready to take you to different terrain levels without much of a hassle. Inside it, you will see how sturdy the car really is. The excellent quality materials used in the overall construction of the cabin adds points to it. Think of cabin space and you will be impressed even more.

The 2018 Audi SQ5, on the other hand, is also a picture of luxury, at least on the outside. It has a touch of ruggedness that will impress you too. Inside it, the minimalist design is remarkable as well. Despite an effort to push things a bit along the lines of design and style, you cannot help but feel that it lacks the same enthusiasm and confidence that the Macan exudes.

Technology & Safety

Technology and safety features in the 2018 Porsche Macan are undeniably remarkable as well. Topping the list of offerings along this line is the user-friendly infotainment system that supports all other technology features that it has for navigation and for audio. Driver aids are also easy to work with for this car.

As for the 2018 Audi SQ5, what you will notice is the lack of effort on the part of the maker to add more functions to the car. It has settled with impressive looks and nothing comes except for a host of driver aids that you will already enjoy in the Macan.


Getting its power from a V6, 3.0-liter engine, the 2018 Porsche Macan will truly impress you with results that can go as high as 340 horsepower and 339lb-ft of torque. In the case of the V6, 3.0-liter engine of the 2018 Audi SQ5, you get up to as much as 369lb-ft of torque and 354 horsepower. Note that the Macan is more fuel efficient than that of the SQ5.

The Bottom Line

There are definitely a lot of reasons to consider buying the Porsche Macan next when you are looking for the car of your dreams. This comparison says it all.

Ready to Schedule a Porsche Macan Test Drive Today?

Feel how it is like to drive a luxury car offering the total package like that of what the 2018 Porsche Macan offers. You can drive this stellar car here with us at Manhattan Motorcars. We are located in New York, and we are servicing the needs of car buyers in the Tri-State area. Visit us today at our showroom or call us to book your Porsche Macan test drive appointment in advance.

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