2018 Jaguar F-Pace vs. 2018 Porsche Macan

2018 Jaguar F-Pace vs. 2018 Porsche Macan

Have you been looking for the perfect luxury SUV to accommodate your busy lifestyle? The 2018 Jaguar F-PACE and 2018 Porsche Macan are two competitive options for drivers in the Lake Bluff, IL area, but which model is superior? The following page highlights the key differences between both luxury SUVs to help you decide which is the best fit for you. If you have any initial questions before reading further, contact a product specialist at Imperial Motors Jaguar of Lake Bluff, IL at (877) 437-0379 and we will gladly assist you.

For the purpose of this comparison, we will be taking a closer look at the 2018 Jaguar F-PACE Prestige, starting at $49,125 MSRP, and the 2018 Porsche Macan, starting at $47,800 MSRP.

Interior and Design

Your new luxury SUV should have an exquisitely appointed interior, and while both the Jaguar F-PACE and Porsche Macan offer impressive features, the F-PACE is the clear winner. The Jaguar F-PACE includes a 10-way power adjustable driver's seat with memory, compared to just an eight-way power adjustable driver's seat in the Porsche Macan. The Jaguar F-PACE also has a standard heated steering wheel and heated front seats. Additional interior features included with the 2018 F-PACE are as follows:

  • Leather-trimmed seating and steering wheel
  • Auto-dimming rearview mirror
  • Dual-zone climate control
  • Black gearshift paddles
  • Sliding panoramic sunroof

Engine and Performance

Both the 2018 Jaguar F-PACE and 2018 Porsche Macan deliver similar performance. However, the Jaguar F-PACE features an eight-speed transmission with Jaguar Sequential Shift, compared to the Porsche Macan, which only has a seven-speed transmission. The F-PACE also includes premium performance features like All Surface Progress Control, Jaguar Drive Control, and Trailer Stability Assist. The table below details key engine specs for the 2018 Jaguar F-PACE.

Engine2.0L Turbocharged I4
Horsepower247 HP
Torque269 lb.-ft.
Top Speed135 MPH
0-60 MPH acceleration6.4 sec. 

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Safety and Technology

Regardless of your destination, your luxury SUV should be equipped with advanced safety features and modern technology to keep you and your passengers connected and protected. Only the Jaguar F-PACE includes navigation and the highly intuitive Jaguar InControl™ infotainment system. Cruise control is standard with both the Jaguar F-PACE and Porsche Macan, however the F-PACE also adds an automatic speed limiter. Additional safety and technology features you'll appreciate with the Jaguar F-PACE include:

  • 5-in. touchscreen
  • Bluetooth® connectivity
  • Dynamic volume control
  • Rearview camera
  • Jaguar Smart key system™ keyless start
  • Valet Mode
  • Universal garage door opener

Schedule a Test Drive at Imperial Motors Jaguar

Now that you have decided the 2018 Jaguar F-PACE is your next new luxury SUV, browse the inventory available at Imperial Motors Jaguar of Lake Bluff to find the F-PACE model that suits your needs best. Once you've selected the Jaguar F-PACE you love, contact our dealership to schedule your test drive appointment by calling (877) 437-0379.

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