2017 Porsche Macan adds four-cylinder engine, lowers price

The Macan, Porsche's smallest SUV, is more affordable and more fuel efficient for 2017 and is stocked with more standard equipment, including a rearview camera.

The new base model, called simply the 2017 Macan, has the Macan's first four-cylinder engine and carries a starting retail price, including destination charge, of $48,850. That's $4,745 less than the starting retail price of the 2016 Macan which came only with V-6s.

There is less power in the new base Macan than in last year's base model and less power than in the other four 2017 Macans with six-cylinder engines.

But the 2-liter four cylinder is turbocharged, and the 252 horsepower and 273 foot-pounds of...