2024 Nissan Armada vs. 2023 Porsche Macan Review

Picture of the 2024 Nissan Armada

2024 Nissan

MSRP*: $56,520 to $71,590
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Picture of the 2023 Porsche Macan

2023 Porsche

MSRP*: $57,500 to $82,900
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MPG - City 13 - 14 MPG 17 - 19 MPG
MPG - Hwy 18 - 19 MPG 22 - 25 MPG
Seating Capacity 7 - 8 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 92.6 ft3 53.0 ft3
  • 400-hp, 5.6-liter, 8 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 Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 400 hp 261 - 434 hp
Towing Capacity 8,500 lbs 4,409 lbs
Exterior Length 208.9 in 186.1 in
Exterior Width 79.9 in 76.1 in
Leg Room Front 41.9 in
Rear 41.0 in
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Head Room Front 39.8 - 40.9 in
Rear 40.0 in
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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

The Nissan Armada 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 Nissan Armada will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Porsche Macan.

Since the Nissan Armada is much wider than the Porsche Macan, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Nissan Armada, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Porsche Macan.

The Nissan Armada has a larger turning radius than the Porsche Macan, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

When considering towing capacity, the Nissan Armada is clearly the choice over the Porsche Macan for pulling heavy loads. The Nissan Armada has a little more horsepower than the Porsche Macan.

With somewhat higher torque, the Nissan Armada transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Porsche Macan.

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