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Boxster S

Spirit, declared.

Technical Specs

Porsche Boxster S - Technical Specs
Wheelbase: 2,475 mm
Length: 4,374 mm Height: 1,281 mm
  Manual PDK
Power 232 kW (315 hp) at 6,700 232 kW (315 hp) at 6,700
Acceleration from 0 - 100 km/h 5.1 secs 5.0 secs (4.8 secs Sport+)
Top speed 279 km/h 277 km/h
Fuel consumption Combined in l/100 km 9.0 8.2
CO2 emissions in g/km 211 190

Features

Idea

Spending time in the virtual world can be great fun. The only thing is, you can’t feel the wind against your skin as you accelerate through every twist and turn. The Boxster celebrates real life....

Character

The lightweight chassis is an excellent match for the powerful engine. Optional Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM) and Porsche Torque Vectoring (PTV), also available as an option, offer...

Exterior

We have redefined the Boxster in terms of its performance, and defined how the roadster of the future should look. In doing so, we have once again succeeded in creating an icon of independence. Just...

Interior

The intelligent operating concept and the logical arrangement of the controls keep the driver’s concentration purely on the road. The ascending centre console cocoons the driver perfectly and reduces...

Performance

Producing 232 kW (315 hp) at 6,700 rpm, the 3.4-litre flat-six engine with direct fuel injection (DFI) and VarioCam Plus delivers a mighty 37 kW (50 hp) and 80 Nm more than the engine in the Boxster....

Boxer engines

The mid-mounted engine belongs at Porsche and it belongs in the Boxster. The advantages speak for themselves. The centre of gravity is low and in the middle, with the weight uniformly distributed...

Efficiency

Thermal management

Thanks to the selective heat flow control strategy and on-demand, gradual activation of the various cooling circuits, the engine and gearbox warm up to normal operating temperature...

Coasting

Available with Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK), coasting enables you to save even more fuel where the situation allows. The engine is decoupled from the transmission to prevent deceleration caused by...

Manual gearbox

The Boxster models are equipped as standard with a lightweight six-speed manual transmission. Gearshifts are smooth and optimally adapted to the respective engine map. Shift throws are short and the...

Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK)

Available as an option for the Boxster models is 7-speed Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK), featuring both manual and automatic modes. PDK offers extremely fast gear changes with no interruption in the...

Sport button

The SPORT button on the centre console is fitted as standard. When selected, ‘Sport’ mode is activated to provide greater response and enhanced driving pleasure. Throttle response becomes even more...

Exhaust system

In the Boxster models, each cylinder bank has its own stainless-steel exhaust tract. Integrated catalytic converters and four corresponding Lambda sensors are used to keep emissions low. Downstream...

Direct fuel injection (DFI)

The Boxster models are equipped with direct fuel injection (DFI) as standard. Multi-hole injectors deliver fuel straight to the combustion chamber with millisecond precision. DFI also improves the...

VarioCam Plus

VarioCam Plus is a two-in-one engine concept for adjusting the intake camshafts and switching the lift of the intake valves. The system first differentiates between driver inputs that typify normal,...

Integrated dry-sump lubrication

Integrated dry-sump lubrication ensures a reliable supply of oil, even when a sporty driving style is adopted and the vehicle is experiencing powerful lateral acceleration. It also has additional...

Steering

The Boxster models have electromechanical steering. With a variable steering ratio, the steering system responds precisely, directly and more efficiently, as you would expect from a Porsche. The...

Sport Chrono Package

Time is precious and every hundredth of a second counts. The Sport Chrono Package, available as an option for the Boxster and Boxster S and fitted as standard in the Boxster GTS, provides you with a...

Dynamic gearbox mounts

The Sport Chrono Package also includes dynamic gearbox mounts. The electronically controlled system minimises the oscillations and vibrations of the entire drivetrain, particularly the engine,...

Porsche Torque Vectoring (PTV)

This optional system for increasing dynamic performance and stability varies the distribution of torque to the rear wheels and includes a mechanically locking rear differential. When the car is...

Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM)

PASM is available as an option on Boxster and Boxster S and is fitted as standard in the Boxster GTS. It is an electronic damping control system which actively and continuously regulates the damping...

Wheels + TPM

Performance calls for stability. The Boxster is therefore equipped with 18-inch alloy wheels as standard. The Boxster S has 19-inch wheels with a classic fivespoke design, ensuring firm contact...

Braking system

Performance is reflected in excellent acceleration values. And we take account of both positive and negative acceleration. Which is why Porsche also traditionally sets standards for stopping power...

Lights

Lights will always be an essential safety feature, but we go one step further by using them as part of an extraordinary styling concept.

Clear glass halogen headlights are fitted as standard on the...

Porsche Stability Management (PSM)

Porsche Stability Management (PSM) is fitted as standard. This system automatically maintains stability, even at the limits of dynamic driving performance. Sensors continuously monitor the speed, yaw...

Airbags

To protect the driver and passenger, the Boxster models are equipped with full-size airbags, which are inflated in two stages depending on the severity and type of accident (e.g. frontal or offset...

Roll-over protection

Dual roll-over protection creates survival space in the event of a roll-over or side impact. The front roll-over protection element is made from super and ultra high-strength steels. The rear...

Engineered body design

The bodyshell of the Boxster models is based on an intelligent lightweight body in aluminium and steel composite. The use of dissimilar but precisely combined components makes it possible to utilise...

Anti-theft protection

The Boxster models are equipped as standard with an immobiliser with in-key transponder. The Boxster S and Boxster GTS have an alarm system with contact-sensitive exterior protection. A radar-based...

Interior

The generously proportioned interior is light and offers plenty of space for driver and passenger comfort. The ascending centre console integrates the driver optimally into the vehicle by positioning...

Porsche Communication Management (PCM)

The optional PCM is your central information and communication system. It is powerful and multifunctional, yet easy to operate.

The main feature is the intuitive 7-inch touchscreen. The CD/DVD drive...

Burmester® High-End Surround Sound-System

Any car manufacturer can integrate a sound system into a vehicle. Why not go one step further and embed the driver in a sound system? That was the aspiration for Porsche and Burmester® in the...

BOSE® Surround Sound System

The optional BOSE® Surround Sound System really strikes a chord.

It comprises eight amplifier channels with a total output of 445 watts. Its 10 loudspeakers, including an active subwoofer concealed...

Steering wheels

Where your journey takes you is in your hands. For this reason, the different steering wheels available for the Boxster models are mechanically adjustable and feature a high-grip rim in smooth-finish...

Seats

Sports seats

The Sports seats which are fitted as standard in the Boxster and Boxster S are comfortable and provide support even when the car is driven hard into corners. The seats have integrated...

Leather package

You may have thought the interior of your Boxster or Boxster S couldn’t be any more stylish, but the optional leather package enhances its overall appeal by adding a leather finish to the instrument...

Air conditioning system

As an option to the standard air conditioning system you can have two-zone automatic climate control with separate temperature controls for driver and passenger. Three different air conditioning...

Mobile phone / Bluetooth® connection

Telephone module and mobile phone preparation.*

The optional quadband GSM telephone module offers convenience and excellent reception. By inserting a SIM card directly into the integral SIM card...

CDR audio system

The standard CDR audio system with 7-inch touchscreen has simple, intuitive controls. It has a CD radio – a six-disc CD autochanger is available as an option – including an FM twin tuner with RDS, 30...

Assistance systems

Cruise control

Optional cruise control helps you stay within the speed limit, it also helps you to save fuel by maintaining a constant speed.

Adaptive cruise control including Porsche Active Safe (PAS)

A...

Additional Features

Light design package

The optional light design package comprises dimmable LEDs in the overhead console, in the area of the door handles, in the door storage compartments and in the footwells. LED...

Hood

Fully electric hood

Think a sense of freedom isn’t available at the push of a button? Think again. The Boxster models are equipped as standard with a fully electric hood. With the engine running, the...

Transport

Storage compartments

Ingenious storage solutions create plenty of space: the lockable glove compartment, the compartment with a power socket under the armrest in the rear centre console and the...

Exhaust emission control

Vehicles manufactured by Porsche demonstrate that even high-performance sports cars can achieve moderate fuel consumption and exhaust emission values in their respective category.

This is achieved, on...

Recycling

Intelligent lightweight construction has been fundamental to the Porsche identity since 1948 for both technical and ecological reasons. This forms the basis for achieving low fuel consumption values...

Fuel

The Boxster models are designed to operate on fuels with an ethanol content of up to 10 %. Ethanol has a positive impact on the CO2 balance since the plants grown for the production of this biofuel...

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