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# Porsche Boxster vs Porsche Boxster S

Category | Porsche Boxster | Porsche Boxster S |
---|---|---|

Max power (ps / bhp) | 265 / 261 | 315 / 311 |

Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) | 280 / 207 | 360 / 266 |

Curb weight (kg / lb) | 1310 / 2888 | 1320 / 2910 |

Power / tonne (ps / bhp) | 202 / 200 | 239 / 236 |

### Lap Times

Track | Porsche Boxster | Porsche Boxster S |
---|---|---|

Hockenheim Short | 1:14.90 | 1:13.80 |

### Acceleration

Speed & distance | Porsche Boxster | Porsche Boxster S |
---|---|---|

0 - 40 kph | 1.7 s | 1.4 s |

0 - 100 kph | 5.5 s | 4.8 s |

0 - 200 kph | 22.5 s | 17.3 s |

Est. 100 - 200 kph | 17.1 s | 12.5 s |

0 - 60 mph | 5.6 s | 4.2 s |

0 - 100 mph | 12.7 s | 10.4 s |

Est. 1/8 mile | 9.8 s @ 87.0 mph | 9.1 s @ 93.8 mph |

1/4 mile | 14.0 s @ 103.1 mph | 12.7 s @ 111.2 mph |

### General performance

Category | Porsche Boxster | Porsche Boxster S |
---|---|---|

Top speed | 270 kph (168 mph) | 284 kph (176 mph) |

Est. max acceleration | 0.55 g (5 m/s²) | 0.64 g (6 m/s²) |

Lateral acceleration | 1.01 g (10 m/s²) | 1.00 g (10 m/s²) |

70 mph - 0 | 44 m (145 ft) | 43 m (142 ft) |

### Summary

Category | Porsche Boxster | Porsche Boxster S |
---|---|---|

Track Performance | 96 | 100 |

Straight line speed | 837 | 1160 |

Total | 933 | 1260 |

### Verdict

Boxster S is the fastest by considerable margin.

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