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Porsche Boxster S (986 252 PS) specs

Car type Convertible
Curb weight 1295 kg (2855 lbs)
Introduced 1999
Origin country Germany
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0 - 100 kph5.9 s
0 - 200 kph23.8 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph17.9 s
0 - 60 mph5.3 s
0 - 100 mph13.5 s
Est. 1/8 mile9.9 s @ 85.7 mph
1/4 mile13.8 s @ 102.5 mph
Est. 1/2 mile23.3 s @ 123.7 mph
Top speed260 kph (162 mph)
Est. max acceleration0.53 g (5 m/s²)

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Porsche Boxster S acceleration graph

Powertrain specs

Engine type Boxer 6, 24v
Displacement 3.2 l (195 ci)
Power 252 ps (248 bhp / 185 kw)
Torque 305 Nm (225 lb-ft)
Power / liter 79 ps (78 hp)
Power / weight 194 ps (192 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 236 Nm (174 lb-ft) / t
Transmission 6 speed manual
Layout middle engine, rear wheel drive
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saxy  5y ago

Yeah they are good. My friend got an old boxster too for a very affordable price. The only problem is, they didn't look so good back then. Hence why i've been looking at the latest generation. and thinking about getting a used one down the road some time

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ChingyuLei  5y ago

I bought a 2001 boxster S (Odometer only 40700 miles)2 months ago, and my previous vehicle was a 2011 Ford Mustang GT. pbbly I should not compare the boxster with a american muscle, but have to say that even it s a 14 years old car, but the performance really impresses me. Although the boxster doesnt have that much power, and with only 250 hp 220 lb-ft torque ( basically 200 hp and 200 torque less than the mustang ), but it is really fun to drive. Unfortunately, it s automanual transmission, so I can play with the clutch anymore :(. Uh there is one more thing. I really like the way they use the 255/50/ZR17 tires on the rear, it looks great and also gives the positive handling on the curve.

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Piorun  7y ago

Great drivers car for the money. Doesnt look that bad either.
Those front lights look bad on 911' But here on boxster they are ok.

Great all arounder sports roadster. And its a Porsche.

350z isnt that good, but propably look better - and still its more outside than inside.
Z4 is better looker, but not deliver such driving expirience like this midle engined car.

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Lovro  8y ago

I have this car. It is year 2001. with 76500km. Best car I ever had,super performance on road with curves

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Anonymous  12y ago

Quarter mile data empty


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Jesse  1y ago

13.8 seconds

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Anonymous  12y ago

13.8 sec@ 101 mph
13.8 sec@ 102.1 mph
13.8 sec@ 102.4 mph
0 to 160km/h in 13.5s