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2012 Porsche Boxster

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Specs

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2dr Roadster

Brakes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.5 x 1.1
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x 0.8
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake Type Pwr
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 9.9

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -

Electrical

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

Emissions

EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 5
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 8.5
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 7.8

Engine

Engine Type Gas Flat-6
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 255 @ 6400
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 214 @ 4400-6000
Engine Order Code
Displacement 2.9L/177

Exterior Dimensions

Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.4
Track Width, Front (in) 58.7
Height, Overall (in) 50.9
Length, Overall (in) 172.1
Wheelbase (in) 95.1

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.9

Interior Dimensions

Front Leg Room (in) 33.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 51.5
Front Hip Room (in) 53.4
Front Head Room (in) 37.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD -
Passenger Capacity 2

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 22
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.1-13.8
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.4
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.6

Summary

Vehicle Name Porsche Boxster
Body Style Convertible

Suspension

Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs

Tires

Spare Tire Size
Rear Tire Size P265/35ZR18
Rear Tire Size P265/35ZR19
Rear Tire Size P295/30ZR19
Rear Tire Size P235/50ZR17
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P235/40ZR18
Front Tire Size P235/35ZR19
Front Tire Size P205/55ZR17

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Clutch Size (in) 9.4
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.33
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.65
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.05
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.29
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.67
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.91
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/Manual Shift
Trans Type 6
Trans Type 7
Trans Order Code 480
Trans Order Code 250
Drivetrain Rear-Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.62
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.88
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.55
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.88
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.08
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.13
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.30
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.40

Vehicle

EPA Classification Two-Seater

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3009
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2943

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Front Wheel Size (in) 19 x 8.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 19 x 8.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 9.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 19 x 9.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 19 x 10.0