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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
MSRP $ 52,100.00 MSRP $ 55,300.00


S = Standard; O = Optional


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


S = Standard; O = Optional

Standard S Optional O
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 S
Lightweight spring-strut suspension, front and rear stabilizers S
Aluminium structure providing rear-end rigidity S
Enhanced Porsche Stability Management (PSM) with ABS, ASR, ABD and EDTC as well as pre-filling of brake system and brake assist S
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) S
Tire sealing compound and electric compressor S
Electromechanical power steering with variable steering ratio S
Porsche Torque Vectoring (PTV) O
Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM) O
Sport Chrono Package O
Power Steering Plus O


S = Standard; O = Optional

Braking system

Standard S Optional O
4-piston monobloc fixed aluminum calipers front and rear S
Pad wear sensor on every brake pad S
Brake calipers in Black S
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 S
ABS (integrated in PSM) S
Electric parking brake S
Porsche Ceramic Composite Brakes (PCCB) O

Passive safety

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

Lighting system

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


S = Standard; O = Optional


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


S = Standard; O = Optional


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


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

Air conditioning

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


Standard S Optional O
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 S
Universal Audio Interface (AUX-IN) in the glove compartment for connection of external audio sources, operated through external device S
Bluetooth® hands-free mobile phone connection, using Hands Free Profile (HFP) S
Sound Package Plus O
Electronic logbook O
Telephone module O
Cordless handset for telephone module O
Voice Control O
BOSE® Surround Sound System O
SiriusXM Satellite Radio Receiver incl. 3 month trial subscription O
HD Radio® Receiver O
SiriusXM® Satellite Radio Receiver incl. 3 month trial subscription and HD Radio® Receiver O
Six disc CD autochanger O
Six disc CD/DVD autochanger O
Porsche Communication Management (PCM) including navigation module with universal audio interface O