The engine runs in tandem with the upgraded PDK “robot” with two clutches. The crossover with the optional Sport Chrono package accelerates from zero to 100 kilometers per hour in 4.7 seconds, which is three tenths faster than before. The maximum speed is 261 kilometers per hour.
Already in the “base” Macan GTS received adaptive air suspension, 20-inch black RS Spyder Design wheels and cast-iron brakes, which can be replaced with carbon-ceramic or tungsten carbide rotors for a surcharge. From the standard model, the GTS version is distinguished by black inserts on the body, a new body kit, darkened LED optics and sports seats with eight-way adjustment, upholstered in leather and Alcantara. The list of equipment also includes wireless charging for a smartphone and a Bose audio system.