2017 Porsche 718 Boxster

Porsche 718 Boxster

Porsche has revealed the official specs for the 718 Boxster, which expected to go on sale in Europe this April. The new name comes from the famous flat four-cylinder engine racecar Porsche built in the mid-1950s.

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The fresh flat-fours are direct-injection, variable-vane turbo 16-valvers, available in two versions, the Boxster and Boxster S. The base Boxster has a 2.0-liter turbo boxer with 300 hp (224 kW) and 280 lb-ft (380 Nm) of torque. As for the Boxster S it comes with a 2.5-liter turbo four with 350 hp (261 kW) and 309 lb-ft (419 Nm). Each engine is mated to a standard six-speed manual transmission or optional PDK with fuel-saving virtual gears. Top speeds increase to 170 mph (274 km/h) for the Boxster and 177 mph (285km/h) for the Boxster S. Watch the video below.

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