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2020 Porsche Macan vs. 2020 Land Rover Discovery Review

New 2020 Porsche Macan

2020 Porsche
Macan

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New 2020 Land Rover Discovery

2020 Land Rover
Discovery

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MSRP*
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$50,900 to $83,600
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$52,300 to $69,200
Invoice* -- $49,162 to $65,048
MPG - City 17 - 19 16 - 21
MPG - Hwy 22 - 23 21 - 26
Engine(s) Inline-4, V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity 5 7
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*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

Convenience
The Land Rover Discovery requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Porsche Macan, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
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). The Porsche Macan is somewhat more expensive than the Land Rover Discovery. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Porsche Macan and the Land Rover Discovery have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Porsche Macan is much slimmer than the Land Rover Discovery, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Porsche Macan, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Land Rover Discovery.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Porsche Macan transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Land Rover Discovery.

Handling
The Porsche Macan has a smaller turning radius than the Land Rover Discovery, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Land Rover Discovery is clearly the choice over the Porsche Macan for pulling heavy loads. The Porsche Macan has a little more horsepower than the Land Rover Discovery.

Utility
The Porsche Macan has less seating than the Land Rover Discovery, making the Land Rover Discovery the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Porsche Macan has significantly less cargo capacity than the Land Rover Discovery.

Warranty
The Porsche Macan comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Land Rover Discovery.