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718 Boxster

For the sport of it.

Technical Specs

Porsche 718 Boxster - Technical Specs
Wheelbase: 2,475 mm
Length: 4,379 mm Height: 1,281 mm
  Manual PDK
Power 300 hp at 6,500 1/min 300 hp at 6,500 1/min
Acceleration from 0 - 100 km/h 5.1 s 4.9 s (4.7 s with Sport Chrono Package)
Top Track Speed 275 km/h 275 km/h
Fuel Consumption City in l/100 km 11.0 10.5
Highway in l/100 km 8.3 8.0
Price MSRP $ 65,100 MSRP $ 68,760


Porsche - Power: increased.



Porsche - Power: increased.



New turbocharged horizontally opposed engines for increased power, considerably more torque and high rpm limit. Variable turbine geometry (VTG) in the S model.

Porsche - Design: sharpened.



Porsche - Design: sharpened.



Sharp, snappy, clean – inside and out. The design is striking, while the rear end with accent trim looks even wider. The cock pit is newly styled, the specification exquisite. The colour range has been extended.

Porsche - Sound: typically Porsche.


typically Porsche.

Porsche - Sound: typically Porsche.


typically Porsche.

New engines – still delivering the characteristically powerful acoustics of a Porsche horizontally opposed unit, sounding even more urgent with the new sports exhaust system.


Porsche 718 Boxster - Idea 718

Idea 718

The Boxster and the new Cayman are the sequel that continues the 718 era. At their heart, a four-cylinder turbocharged boxer engine beats with the same fighting spirit that delivered countless podium...

Porsche 718 Boxster - The principle of the mid-engined sports car

The principle of the mid-engined sports car

What is it that makes the 718 models so special? Their performance, their handling, their design and the generous amount of space afforded by two luggage compartments. Above all: a mid-engine layout...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Character 718 Boxster

Character 718 Boxster

Could have, should have, would have. Life’s too short for ‘what ifs’. Too short for unfulfilled daydreams. The new 718 Boxster makes a clear statement: let’s go!

It interprets the 718 legend by...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Exterior design

Exterior design

Precise, not fanciful. Self-assured, not restrained. Low, wide and sleek. The exterior design of the 718 models ushers in a new era for the Boxster and Cayman with sporty, distinctive edges and...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Interior design

Interior design

Intuitive handling, performance-oriented ergonomics, a clean design. The interior of the 718 models is also fully geared for sporty performance.

A strong emphasis on the horizontal gives the new...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Standard specification

Standard specification

Selected key features of the standard specifications: the 718 models.

Porsche 718 Boxster - Performance


Creating more power is still no challenge. Not unless it’s done the Porsche way – by seeking to achieve moderate fuel consumption at the same time. The result is an increase of up to 35 hp and 309...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Turbocharger


The displacement of the 718 Boxster and Cayman models has been considerably reduced. Nevertheless, the power output of the new engines has been significantly increased. This was made possible by the...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Efficiency-enhancing technologies

Efficiency-enhancing technologies

Auto start/stop switches off the engine when the driving speed falls below 7 kph, such as when you are approaching a red light. As soon as you release the clutch or depress the accelerator pedal, the...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Sport exhaust system

Sport exhaust system

With the optional sport exhaust system, the already powerful sound of the mid-mounted engine becomes even more intense – at the push of a button. Having caught the ear, the sport exhaust system also...

Porsche 718 Boxster - 6-speed manual transmission

6-speed manual transmission

The 718 models are equipped with a smooth-shifting 6-speed manual transmission optimally matched to the respective engine map. The shift throws are sporty and short, and shift effort is low. This...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK)

Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK)

7-speed PDK, featuring both a manual and an automatic mode, is available as an option and offers extremely fast gear changes with no interruption in the flow of power; not to mention even faster...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Porsche Torque Vectoring (PTV)

Porsche Torque Vectoring (PTV)

PTV is an optional system for enhancing driving dynamics and stability. Operating in conjunction with a mechanical rear differential lock, it works by varying the amount of torque transmitted to the...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Steering


Anyone can follow the straight and narrow. Only the corner is the true test of courage. Only in the corner does a sports car really become a sports car. So it’s all the more important to have a...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM)

Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM)

Optional PASM, the electronic damping control system, continuously adjusts the damping force on each wheel, based on current road conditions and driving style. In addition, the body sits 10 mm lower.


Porsche 718 Boxster - Porsche Stability Management (PSM)

Porsche Stability Management (PSM)

The new 718 Boxster and 718 Cayman models are equipped with enhanced Porsche Stability Management (PSM) – an automatic control system for helping to maintain stability at the limits of dynamic...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Wheels


The 718 Boxster and Cayman models each come equipped with distinctively styled 18-inch wheels. The S models are fitted with 19-inch wheels introducing two new rim designs.

On all 718 models, the...

Porsche 718 Boxster - SPORT button

SPORT button

The SPORT button enables you to select a drivetrain setup where the emphasis is on either comfort or sporty performance. At the push of a button, the engine dynamics become even more direct. In...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Sport Chrono Package

Sport Chrono Package

Adrenaline at the push of a button, goose bumps included: the functions of the optional Sport Chrono Package enable an even sportier tuning of the vehicle – and launch you to unprecedented sporty...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Brakes


In sport, performance counts. It applies to the engine and it also applies to the brakes. The 718 models are therefore equipped with four-piston aluminum monobloc fixed calipers.

On the 718 Boxster...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Airbags and Porsche Side Impact Protection System (POSIP)

Airbags and Porsche Side Impact Protection System (POSIP)

The new 718 models offer advanced airbag technology in the form of full-size driver and front passenger airbags, which are inflated in two stages depending on the severity and type of accident. They...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Roll-over protection

Roll-over protection

In the open-top 718 Boxster models, dual roll-over protection creates survival space in the event of a roll-over or side impact. The front roll-over protection element is made from...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Lights


Rain. Fog. Darkness. Nothing that would faze a genuine athlete. That’s why all 718 models are equipped with Bi-Xenon headlights with integrated LED daytime running lights.

At the rear, the...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Emission control

Emission control

The 718 models demonstrate that even high-performance sport cars can achieve moderate fuel consumption and exhaust emission values in their respective category.

Of course, the efficient use of fuel by...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Lightweight construction and recycling

Lightweight construction and recycling

Intelligent lightweight construction is integral to the Porsche identity. This identity is expressed in the form of a high proportion of aluminum, magnesium, plastics and super-high-strength sheet...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Fuel


All Porsche models – including the 718 models – are designed to operate on fuels with an ethanol content of up to 10 %, e.g. ‘E10’. Ethanol has a positive impact on the CO2 balance because it is...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Interior


The new sport steering wheel with its puristic design, the ascending centre console, three round instruments with the tachometer positioned in the centre: everything in the interior is intended to...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Sport steering wheel

Sport steering wheel

The sport steering wheel with threespoke design is lightweight and functional. The small centre pad and the chrome ring encircling the Porsche Crest – both derived from the steering wheel of the 918...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Light design package

Light design package

The optional light design package is both practical and aesthetically appealing. It comprises dimmable LEDs in various parts of the interior.

Porsche 718 Boxster - Porsche Entry & Drive

Porsche Entry & Drive

With the optional Porsche Entry & Drive, you can leave your car key in your pocket. As soon as you grab the door handle, or your hand nears the Porsche Crest on the front luggage compartment lid or...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Seats


Sport seats

The Sport seats are comfortable and provide support even during performance driving. They come equipped with electric backrest adjustment and mechanical height and fore/aft adjustment.


Porsche 718 Boxster - Climate control

Climate control

An optional alternative the standard air condition system, two-zone automatic climate control has separate temperature controls for the driver and passenger and offers a choice of three climate...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Luggage compartments and storage solutions

Luggage compartments and storage solutions

A lot can be expected of a genuine sports car. The mid-engine concept of the 718 models impresses not only by delivering superbly agile driving dynamics, but also by affording two luggage...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Assistance systems

Assistance systems

Adaptive cruise control including Porsche Active Safe (PAS)

Available as an option in conjunction with Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK), this enhanced version of cruise control actively regulates the...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Sound systems

Sound systems

Sound Package Plus

Sound Package Plus delivers excellent sound. It comprises six loudspeakers and a total output of 110 watts in the 718 Boxster, and eight loudspeakers with 150 watts in the 718...

Porsche 718 Boxster - The new Porsche Communication Management (PCM)

The new Porsche Communication Management (PCM)

The enhanced Porsche Communication Management (PCM) is your central control unit for all infotainment applications and is standard equipment in all models. The PCM features a high-resolution touch...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Connect Plus

Connect Plus

The Connect Plus package ensures maximum connectivity in your Porsche.

It includes: Apple CarPlay® capability, the smartphone storage tray and Porsche Car Connect services but also expands...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Smartphone Apps

Smartphone Apps

In addition to its range of smart services, Porsche Connect offers two smartphone apps. The first, Porsche Car Connect, lets you use your smartphone or Apple Watch® to retrieve vehicle data and...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Porsche Exclusive

Porsche Exclusive

Our wealth of experience goes back a long way. Since the very beginning, we at Porsche have been dedicated to realizing customer wishes as part of our special request service. Known until 1986 as the...

Porsche 718 Boxster - Porsche Tequipment

Porsche Tequipment

With the Porsche Tequipment range of accessories developed specifically for the 718 models, you can style your 718 entirely to your own preference. From the start, the same rules that apply to our...

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Porsche 718 Boxster - Interactive Microsite

718 Cayman and 718 Boxster.
For the sport of it.

The 718 Cayman and 718 Boxster models are continuing the era of the legendary 718s that began in 1957. In their flat-four-turbo engines beats the heart of a warrior that has conquered countless podiums. Their lightweight construction contains the concentrated experience of endurance and hill climb races. In them lives the will to excel beyond standards. And to convince. It is only natural that they would now include these three numbers in their name and so continue the 718 legend.

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