2024 Genesis GV80 vs. 2023 Porsche Macan Review

Picture of the 2024 Genesis GV80

2024 Genesis

MSRP*: $57,700 to $81,750
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2023 Porsche

MSRP*: $57,500 to $82,900
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MPG - City 18 - 20 MPG 17 - 19 MPG
MPG - Hwy 23 - 24 MPG 22 - 25 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 - 7 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 84.0 ft3 53.0 ft3
  • 300-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 375-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 261-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 375-hp, 2.9-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 434-hp, 2.9-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 300 - 375 hp 261 - 434 hp
Towing Capacity 6,000 lbs 4,409 lbs
Exterior Length 194.7 in 186.1 in
Exterior Width 77.8 in 76.1 in
Leg Room Front 41.6 in
Rear 38.7 in
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Head Room Front 40.2 in
Rear 38.4 in
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Comparison Review

The Genesis GV80 requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Porsche Macan, making it more convenient to drive.

There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). When looking only at MSRP, the Genesis GV80 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Porsche Macan.

Since the Genesis GV80 is much wider than the Porsche Macan, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Genesis GV80, which is slightly longer than the Porsche Macan.

The Genesis GV80 has the same turning radius as the Porsche Macan, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

When considering towing capacity, the Genesis GV80 is clearly the choice over the Porsche Macan for pulling heavy loads. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Genesis GV80 and the Porsche Macan.

With similar torque, the Genesis GV80 and the Porsche Macan are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

The Genesis GV80 offers greater seating capacity than the Porsche Macan, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With the Genesis GV80, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Porsche Macan.