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Twostage resonance intake manifold

Porsche engineers love a long, flat torque curve. To help them achieve that aim, the Boxster and Boxster S feature a large intake manifold and revised exhaust manifolds including high-performance headers on the Boxster S. The twin plenum chambers are connected via parallel pipes, one of which houses a valve. The engine management system uses this valve to alter the internal geometry and match this frequency to the current valve speed for improved cylinder charging. The results are higher torque...

Porsche Sound Package Plus

Want more power, more speakers and more storage for your music CDs No problem. Porsche Sound Package Plus offers a series of seven loudspeakers, powered by additional amplifiers. Available as on option on both Boxster models, Porsche Sound Package Plus combines a 2 x 25-watt amplifier unit with an external analog system for the low- and midrange speakers 2 x 70 and 40 watts, respectively . The seven loudspeakers adapt the system's prodigious output to the interior's unique acoustics. Volume and...

Vario Cam

Both Boxster engines are equipped with VarioCam variable-valve timing. A proven Porsche technology, VarioCam does precisely what its name implies. It varies the timing of the intake camshafts to optimize performance at any engine speed or load. The camshaft angle is continuously varied by means of twin rotary-valve vane adjusters. As well as enhancing power and torque, the system offers smoother running, better fuel economy and lower exhaust emissions. How does it work The engine management...

Porsche Active Suspension Management Sharp and smooth

Porsche Active Suspension Management PASM electronically controls the performance of the shock absorbers. By continuously adjusting the damping force in each shock, PASM balances the conflicting agendas of ride and handling. Regardless of road surface or driving style, PASM preserves the Boxster's natural agility while enhancing its ride comfort. With PASM, sharp and smooth are no longer mutually exclusive features. Available as an option on both Boxster models, PASM is also part of the...