2019 Porsche Macan vs 2014-2018: Facelift differences & changes compared

The Porsche Macan (Type 95B) is now four years old, so it’s given a refresh. We compare the 2018 to the 2014-2018 models side by side to see what’s changed.

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Up front, there are changes, but they're pretty subtle. There's also new 20- and 21-inch wheels, and a retuned chassis.
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The updated Macan has a revised front bumper design with a few changes around the side intake blades, and lower air intakes. There's new standard LED headlamps, and repositioned auxiliary lights too.
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Interestingly and unusually, Porsche has decided to make the biggest designs at the back of the car.
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The facelifted model has revised tailgate that incorporates the brand's latest full-width LED tail-light design.
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The tech inside the Macan has been updated, and the smallest Porsche crossover is now available with a heated windscreen, air ioniser, Traffic Jam Assist with adaptive cruise control, and an Offroad Precision App.
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The biggest change to interior is in the centre of the dashboard, where a new 11-inch touchscreen resides. The air vents have been repositioned below air conditioning controls.
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Buyers can now opt for the GT sports steering wheel, which is shared with the 911.

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Derek Fung

Derek Fung

Editor-at-large — Derek has a lifelong love for all things automotive, from the dullest Camry to record shattering Bugattis. Prior to starting up Between the Axles he was a reviewer for CNET Australia and the founding editor of its Car Technology channel. [Read more]


2019 Porsche Macan vs 2014-2018: Facelift differences & changes compared