Porsche Boxter And Add New Strokes To Design and Name

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The official presentation of the Boxster is scheduled for early March and will be held at the Geneva Motor Show. At the same time and there will be presented related models as the hardtop Cayman and Cayman S of the new generation.

By the way, the car acquired additional digital signs in honor of the sport’s legend – Porsche 718, which won many victories in racing competitions of the 60s. The car became the winner in competitions like TargaFlorio, LeMans, 12Hours of Sebring, and also was in the lead in European championship on hill climb.

Sleek and Stylish

The new 718 Boxster looks very similar to its predecessor – Boxster of the 3rd generation (with the 981 model index), while redesigned and created in a new way. Reminds of the 981 arewindshield frame, luggage compartment cover and a soft folding roof. Everything else is absolutely new: a hood, front fenders, headlights, bumper in front and rear, as well as door sills and overall dimensions.

The basic equipment implies the presence of front bi-xenon headlamps with LED DRLs. Optionally there will be full LED lights. In the rear there are lights with LED stuffing as well. They are connected by an overlay with the Porsche emblem.

The basic equipment means the presence of eighteen-inch wheels of the Boxster. A version of the Boxster S will be pleased with the presence of nineteen-inch wheels. Optionally, the option of installing twenty-inch wheels CarreraClassic, CarreraSport and CarreraS will be offered.

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Minimal changes to the interior

The interior has changed a little less than the exterior. Still, new details and processing of the architecture of the front panel are present. Ventilation deflectors are even more powerful. Updated and multi-wheel, it now has a heating function. And the clock is located at the very top of the torpedo.

Variants of interior trim exist the most diverse: carbon, inserts made of wood, aluminum, natural leather. Seats with electric drive function, adjustable in 14 and 18 positions. There will also be available bucket sport seats. Pleases the system of adaptive cruise control, the function of heating and ventilation of seats.

Faster than before

Installed a modernized chassis from the previous model with independent suspension. The steering has been redesigned and now has become more spirited. Optionally, a 0.4″ lower suspension is offered, complete with PASM shock absorbers. And the Boxster S will generally get a 0.8″ lower suspension with similar shock absorbers. Both versions of the car are equipped with absolutely new petrol turbocharged fours, working in tandem with a six-speed manual or an optional PDK dual clutch robotic.

In the engine bay of Porsche 718 Boxster, we will see a two-liter turbo-four engine, producing 300 horses, working with a 6-speed automatic. Accelerate to a sixty competes for 5.1 seconds, and the top speed is 170 miles per hour.

Porsche 718 Boxster S is equipped with a four-cylinder turbo engine as well, but producing 350 horsepower. It is mated with the same 6-speed manual. Acceleration goes in 4.6 seconds, and the top speed is 177 mph.

When installing a seven-speed robotic, the dynamic performance will improve significantly: acceleration of the Porsche 718 Boxster to a sixty in 4.7 seconds, and the Porsche 718 Boxster S in 4.2 seconds.

The basic equipment will have a PorscheCommunicationManagement multimedia with a seven-inch touchsreen, a six-speaker SoundPackagePlus audio system, a dashboard with a 4.6-inch on-board computer display, sports seats, a sports steering wheel and many other features and utilities.

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