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2dr Roadster 5-Spd Manual


Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x 0.95
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.5 x 0.8
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 9.1

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -


Fuel System EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 192 @ 4500
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas Flat 6-cyl
Displacement 2.7L/164
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 217 @ 6500

Exterior Dimensions

Track Width, Rear (in) 59.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.2
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.2
Track Width, Front (in) 57.5
Track Width, Front (in) 57.7
Track Width, Front (in) 57.3
Height, Overall (in) 50.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.1
Length, Overall (in) 171.0
Wheelbase (in) 95.2
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.1

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.9

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 51.7
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Head Room (in) 38.1
Passenger Capacity 2
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD -
Front Leg Room (in) 41.6


EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20


Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.9
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.98
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.8
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion


Vehicle Name Porsche Boxster
Body Style 2 Door Roadster
Vehicle Name Porsche Boxster


Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) .91
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) .73
Suspension Type - Rear Independent


Front Tire Size P225/40ZR18
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P205/50R17
Front Tire Size P205/55R16
Rear Tire Size P255/40R17
Rear Tire Size P265/35ZR18
Rear Tire Size P225/50R16
Spare Tire Size Compact


Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A


Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.44
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.09
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.43
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.12
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.50
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Rear-Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.56
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -


EPA Classification Two-Seater

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2778


Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 9
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.5