Lexus NX vs. Porsche Macan

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$36,485 - $37,885
$49,900

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
Not Available

Horsepower

Horsepower
235 hp
248 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

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

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

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

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

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum
Aluminum

Power Liftgate

Power Liftgate
Optional

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler

Tire Width

Tire Width
P225/60HR18 - P235/50HR19
P235/55WR19 - P265/45WR20

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
104.7 in.
110.5 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
39.8 ft.
38.7 ft.

Length

Length
182.3 in.
184.9 in.

Width

Width
73.6 in.
76.2 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3940 - 4050 lbs.
4099 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
235 hp
248 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

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
4 Cylinder

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
15.9 gal.
19.8 gal.

Combined

Combined
25 mpg
21 mpg

City

City
22 mpg
19 mpg

Highway

Highway
28 mpg
23 mpg

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

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights
Optional

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional

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

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

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

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3940 - 4050 lbs.
4099 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

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

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

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

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
28 mpg.
23 mpg.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
2000 lbs.
4409 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

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

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
2000 lbs.
4409 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

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

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
2000 lbs.
4409 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4

Displacement

Displacement
2.0 L/122
2.0 L/121

Fuel System

Fuel System
Port/Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
7

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.30
3.69

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.90
2.15

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.42
1.41

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
1.03

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.71
0.79

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.61
0.63

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
4.15
2.94

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.89
4.13

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.0 - 7.3
8.4

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
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
Multi-Link

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
NONTR2
H3L, H6B, H6K

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
NONTR2
H3L, H6B, H6K

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P225/60HR18, P225/65HR17, P235/50HR19
P235/55WR19, P235/60WR18, P265/40WR21, P265/45WR20

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P225/60HR18, P225/65HR17, P235/50HR19
P255/50WR19, P255/55WR18, P295/35WR21, P295/40WR20

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Compact

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 X 7 - 19 X 8 in.
18 X 8 - 21 X 9.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 X 7 - 19 X 8 in.
18 X 9 - 21 X 10 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Compact in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
39.8 ft.
38.7 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.7 in.
13.6 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

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

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
15.9 gal.
19.8 gal.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
104.7 in.
110.5 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
182.3 in.
184.9 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
73.6 in.
76.2 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
64.8 in.
63.9 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
6.9 in.
7.4 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
54.6 ft³.
52.9 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
17.7 ft³.
17.6 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
17.7 ft³.
17.6 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
NX 300
Macan

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Compact Luxury Sport Utility
Compact Luxury Sport Utility

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.0
2.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
iron

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
4

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4