Porsche Ceramic Composite Brakes

The latest evolution of the Porsche Ceramic Composite Brake (PCCB) is available as an option on the Boxster S. The PCCB disc is made from carbon fiber, making it resistant to heat. The disc compound is silicated in a high-vacuum, high-temperature process. To maximize cooling in extreme track conditions, the last evolution of PCCB has a modified system of internal vents, with twice the number of cooling channels. This vent geometry facilitates airflow through the disc and, with double the number...

Interior Equipment Cont

Leather package Leather-finish seats, upper lower dashboard, door panels, and rear side panels in smooth leather. Available in standard color, special color, natural leather, color to sample Door finisher in leather Leather-finish door opener trim Leather dash switch-trim package Leather-finish side air vents, side air vent slats, central air vent including switch trim, central air vent slats, loudspeaker finisher on center switch panel, defroster trim, trim strip switch panel including...

Specifications

Mid-mounted, water-cooled, horizontally opposed Mid-mounted, water-cooled, horizontally opposed six-cylinder with aluminum-alloy block, heads six-cylinder with aluminum alloy block, heads and pistons. Integrated diy-sump lubrication. and pistons. Integrated dry-sump lubrication. Dual overhead camshafts, four valves per cylinder Dual overhead camshafts, four valves per cylinder with VarioCam variable-valve timing system with VarioCam variable-valve timing system Motronic ME 7.8 system with...

Design born of a simple philosophy Life is fun

There is no shortage of intellectual exchange taking place at the Porsche design studios in Weissach, Germany. Every alternation proposed must be rationalized, held up to the ideal that form must follow function. Since the time of its inauguration, a litany of significant enhancements has been made to the Boxster's celebrated form each of them at once faithful to its heritage, firmly rooted in functionality and unlike anything else on the road. Perhaps nothing exemplifies this edict more than a...

Porsche Communication Management

A sophisticated entertainment and navigation system called Porsche Communication Management (PCM) is available as an option on both Boxster models. With PCM, many of the Boxster's advanced audio, navigation and timing features are seamlessly integrated, allowing you to concentrate on the rewards and responsibilities of driving. PCM's high-resolution 5.8-inch color display offers a clear interface and intuitive operation. Rotary controls with a push-button enter function allow the driver or...

Porsche European Delivery

Imagine touring the factory in Zuffenhausen where your Porsche is meticulously crafted, then being presented with your keys and an even more gratifying opportunity the chance to tour Europe in rare style behind the wheel of a factory-fresh Porsche. What happens next is up to you. Contact your Porsche dealer for details. A meticulously engineered range of accessories for enhancing your car's performance or appearance, Porsche Tequipment is available through your Porsche dealer. Each item is...

The Porsche Bose Surround Sound System

Both the Boxster and the Boxster S can be equipped with the ultimate audio experience an optional Bose Surround Sound System developed jointly by Porsche and Bose engineers. A system of 11 loudspeakers including an active subwoofer with an additional 100 watts of power provides a panoramic soundstage for both seat positions. Driver and passenger enjoy balanced stereo with lifelike sound reproduction. With Bose Surround Sound, you'll hear music as you've never heard it before. Bass notes are...

CDR24 CD radio

Both the Boxster and Boxster S are equipped with a CDR-24 CD radio as standard. The radio features RDS two-tuner frequency diversity. This technology uses one FM tuner to play the selected station, while the other constantly 76 seeks out a stronger signal. The result is optimum reception at all times. With 20 FM and 10 AM presets to choose from, switching between your favorite radio stations is easy. And a feature called Dynamic Autostore searches the airwaves as you drive, scanning for the...

Porsche Club of America

Join other Porsche enthusiasts for PCA sponsored rallies, autocrosses, tours, driver education, restoration and technical sessions. See pca.org for details. Porsche Approved is the Certified pre-owned vehicle program. All Certified pre-owned vehicles must pass a rigorous 100+ point inspection before becoming eligible for the Porsche Approved Limited Warranty including 24-hour roadside assistance. Contact your dealer for details.

Manual gearbox with dualmass flywheel

Is there anything that feels as right as executing a gear change in a Porsche Boxster It's a feeling engineered in the Boxster to jump-start your pulse rate each time your right hand makes its move. Rapid gearshifts on both models are achieved with a short-throw mechanism offering a 26 (five-speed) and 15 (six-speed) reduction in gear-lever travel from that of previous models. The 2.7-liter Boxster is equipped with a lightweight five-speed manual 38 gearbox that balances ratios to match the...

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...

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...

Integrated drysump lubrication

Oil flow that's free of cavitation is critical to a high-performance engine. Cavitation occurs when the splash of oil against moving parts, such as crankshaft bearings, creates a foaming effect. The Boxster engine uses a dedicated oil scavenge pump to extract oil from each bank of cylinders, then sends it to a defoaming chamber before sending it back to the oil sump. From there, the oil is pumped to the lubrication points and begins the cycle once more. Originally developed for racing use, this...