Lexus NX vs. Porsche Macan

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$35,985 - $37,385
$47,800

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
3.55 / 5
11 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
235 hp
252 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.0L 16V DOHC 4
2.0L Turbo I

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional
Optional

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional
Optional

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers
Optional

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors
Optional
Optional

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Privacy Glass

Privacy Glass

Power Steering

Power Steering
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.8 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.4 - 38.2 in.
Optional

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
36.1 in.
Optional

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38 - 38.1 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio

Climate Control

Climate Control
Optional

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels

Power Liftgate

Power Liftgate
Optional

Hands Free Liftgate

Hands Free Liftgate
Optional

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
P225/60HR18 - P235/50HR19
P235/55VR19 - P265/45VR20

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
104.7 in.
110.5 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
39.8 ft.
38.7 ft.

Length

Length
182.3 in.
76.1 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3940 - 4050 lbs.
3902 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
235 hp
252 hp

Torque

Torque
258 ft. lbs.
273 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
2000 lbs.
4409 lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
200 lbs.
441 lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
4 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
15.9 gal.
19.8 gal.

Combined

Combined
25 mpg
23 mpg

City

City
22 mpg
20 mpg

Highway

Highway
28 mpg
25 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional
Optional

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional
Optional

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Optional

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Lexus NX
Porsche Macan

Body Style

Body Style
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive - Front Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD - Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
71.6 ft³.
3902 lbs.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3940 - 4050 lbs.
22 mpg.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
24 - 25 mpg.
20 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
22 mpg.
25 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
28 mpg.
4409 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
2000 lbs.
441 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
200 lbs.
4409 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
2000 lbs.
441 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
200 lbs.
4409 lbs.

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
2000 lbs.
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
2.0 L/121

Displacement

Displacement
2.0 L/122
Gasoline Direct Injection

Fuel System

Fuel System
Port/Direct Injection
7

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
3.69

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.30
2.15

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.90
1.41

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.42
1.03

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
0.79

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.71
0.63

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.61
2.94

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
4.15
4.13

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.89
8.0

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
550
Double Wishbone

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.1 - 7.3
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Double Wishbone
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
H3L, H6B, H6K

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
H3L, H6B, H6K

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
NONTR2
P235/55VR19, P235/60VR18, P265/40VR21, P265/45VR20

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
NONTR2
P255/50VR19, P255/55VR18, P295/35VR21, P295/40VR20

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P225/60HR18, P225/65HR17, P235/50HR19
Compact

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P225/60HR18, P225/65HR17, P235/50HR19
18 X 8 - 21 X 9 in.

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
18 X 9 - 21 X 10 in.

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 X 7 - 19 X 8 in.
Compact in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 X 7 - 19 X 8 in.
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Aluminum

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Steel

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Rack-Pinion

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
38.7 ft.

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
4-Wheel Disc

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
39.8 ft.
4-Wheel

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
Yes

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Yes

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
13.6 in.

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
13 in.

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.7 in.
19.8 gal.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.2 in.
110.5 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
15.9 gal.
76.1 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.4 - 38.2 in.
63.9 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.8 in.
65.2 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
57.3 in.
65 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
55.1 in.
7.5 - 7.8 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38 - 38.1 in.
53 ft³.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
36.1 in.
17.7 ft³.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
55.3 in.
17.7 ft³.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
53.9 in.
0.52

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
104.7 in.
Macan

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
182.3 in.
Compact Luxury Sport Utility

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
73.6 in.
Sport Utility

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
64.8 in.
2.0

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
62.2 in.
DOHC

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
62.2 in.
aluminum

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
6.9 in.
4

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
54.6 ft³.
4