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Porsche Boxster - Technical Specs
Height: 50.5 in.
Width: 70.9 in.
Wheelbase: 97.4 in.
Length: 172.2 in.

Technical Specs Boxster


Manual PDK
Layout / number of cylinders 6 6
Displacement 2.7 l 2.7 l
Engine layout Mid-engine Mid-engine
Horsepower 265 hp 265 hp
@ rpm 6700 rpm 6700 rpm
Torque 206 lb.-ft. 206 lb.-ft.
Compression ratio 12.5 : 1 12.5 : 1


Manual PDK
Top Track Speed 164 mph 162 mph
0 - 60 mph 5.5 sec 5.4 sec (5.2 s Sport+)


Manual PDK
Manual Gearbox 6-speed with dual-mass flywheel and self-adjusting clutch -
PDK - 7-speed Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK)

Fuel Consumption

Manual PDK
City (estimate) 20 mpg 22 mpg
Highway (estimate) 30 mpg 32 mpg

EPA estimate; your mileage may vary.


Manual PDK
Length 172.2 in. 172.2 in.
Width 70.9 in. 70.9 in.
Height 50.5 in. 50.5 in.
Wheelbase 97.4 in. 97.4 in.
Maximum payload 739 lbs 739 lbs
Curb weight 2888 lbs 2954 lbs
Luggage compartment volume 5.3 cu. ft. (front) / 4.6 cu. ft. (rear) 5.3 cu. ft. (front) / 4.6 cu. ft. (rear)
Fuel Tank Capacity 16.9 gal. 16.9 gal.


Manual PDK
from MSRP $ 52,100.00 from MSRP $ 55,300.00



Aluminum block and cylinder heads
4 valves per cylinder
Hydraulic valve adjustment
Integrated dry-sump lubrication
Electronic engine management (SDI 9.1)
Electronic throttle
Direct fuel injection (DFI)
Cylinder-specific knock control
Static high-voltage distribution system with individual ignition coils
Variocam Plus variable valve timing and lift
On-demand electronically controlled oil pump
Pressure sensor for determining engine load
Two 3-way catalytic converters
Stereo Lambda control circuits
SPORT button
Electrical system recuperation
On-board diagnostics for monitoring emission control system


8 J x 18-inch Boxster alloy wheels with 235/45 ZR 18 performance summer tires front, 9 J x 18-inch Boxster alloy wheels with 265/45 ZR 18 performance summer tires rear
Lightweight spring-strut suspension, front and rear stabilizers
Aluminium structure providing rear-end rigidity
Enhanced Porsche Stability Management (PSM) with ABS, ASR, ABD and EDTC as well as pre-filling of brake system and brake assist
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
Tire sealing compound and electric compressor
Electromechanical power steering with variable steering ratio
Porsche Torque Vectoring (PTV)
Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM)
Sport Chrono Package
Power Steering Plus


Braking system

4-piston monobloc fixed aluminum calipers front and rear
Pad wear sensor on every brake pad
Brake calipers in Black
Brake discs with 315 mm (12.40 in.) diameter front and 299 mm (11.77 in.) diameter rear, all discs internally ventilated and cross-drilled
ABS (integrated in PSM)
Electric parking brake
Porsche Ceramic Composite Brakes (PCCB)

Passive safety

ABS (integrated in PSM)
Front and rear deformation zones
Side-guard door beams
Heated and electrically adjustable outside mirrors
Automatic extending rear spoiler
Power operated top with heated glass rear window
Dual front Advanced Airbags, head and thorax side airbags
Seat belt pretensioners and load limiters
Supplemental safety bars
4-year/50,000-mile (whichever comes first) limited warranty covers any defects in materials and workmanship
Roadside Assistance Program for duration of limited warranty
Limited corrosion warranty extends a full 10 years regardless of mileage
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)

Lighting system

Clear glass Halogen projection headlights with integrated turn signals
Bi-Xenon headlights with Porsche Dynamic Light System (PDLS)



2-seat Roadster
Soft top with full electric operation and heatable rear glass screen, opening and closing possible up to vehicle speed of 31 mph
Intelligent lightweight construction with aluminum-steel composite
Galvanized steel body shell components
Automatically extending rear spoiler
Front apron with integrated air intakes, outer intake slats in body color
Underbody paneling
PORSCHE and Boxster logotype on rear lid with chrome-colored finish
Aluminum doors and luggage compartment lid front and rear
Door brakes with 3 rest positions
Water-repellent coating on door windows
Center single taipipe in brushed stainless steel
Grey top tint on windscreen
Deletion of Model Designation
Supplemental safety roll-bar painted in Exterior color
Supplemental safety roll-bar painted in Aluminum look
Wind deflector
ParkAssist (rear)
ParkAssist (front and rear)
Electrically folding exterior mirrors
Automatically dimming interior and exterior mirrors with integrated rain sensor



3-spoke steering wheel in leather with full-color Porsche crest
Dual cup-holders integrated behind decorative molding in dashboard
Lockable glovebox and storage compartment behind handbrake lever
Illuminated vanity mirrors
Driver and passenger seat with electrical backrest adjustment and manual height and position adjustment
Head rest integrated in seats
Floor mats
Power windows with one-touch operation
Windshield cleaning system with aerodynamic wiper blades, 2 permanent operation wiper speeds, adjustable intermittent wipe functionality, and heated washer nozzles
Electrically adjustable and heated exterior mirrors on door panels
HomeLink® programmable garage door opener
Interior orientation light and reading light spots
Footwell lighting
Power release button for front and rear luggage compartment lid
Cruise control
Smoking package
Sports seats (2-way, manual)
Seat heating
Steering wheel heating
Fire extinguisher
Light design package
Sports seats Plus (2-way, electric)
Sports seats, electrical (14-way) with memory package
Adaptive sports seats Plus, electrical (18-way, electric) with memory package


3 Round instruments integrated in the cockpit with black dials
HomeLink(R) programmable garage door opener
Cruise control
Instrument cluster with central tachometer and multi-purpose display in the dot-matrix display and special scoop
Gauges for revs, speed, oil pressure, oil temperature, coolant temperature and fuel-level
Exterior Paint to Sample Non-Metallic
Exterior Paint to Sample Metallic

Air conditioning

Climate control with integrated active carbon filter
Continously adjustable blower with defroster and recirculaton settings
Green tinted glass, all-around
Seat ventilation
2-zone automatic air conditioning


CDR audio system with 4 speakers and 2 x 25 Watt output, 7-inch color touch screen, AM/FM radio with double tuner, single in-dash CD drive, also plays music in MP3, AAC and WMA format
Universal Audio Interface (AUX-IN) in the glove compartment for connection of external audio sources, operated through external device
Bluetooth® hands-free mobile phone connection, using Hands Free Profile (HFP)
Sound Package Plus
Electronic logbook
Telephone module
Cordless handset for telephone module
Voice Control
BOSE® Surround Sound System
SiriusXM Satellite Radio Receiver incl. 3 month trial subscription
HD Radio® Receiver
SiriusXM® Satellite Radio Receiver incl. 3 month trial subscription and HD Radio® Receiver
Six disc CD autochanger
Six disc CD/DVD autochanger
Porsche Communication Management (PCM) including navigation module with universal audio interface