Porsche Boxster

2017 Porsche 718 Boxster and 718 Boxster S: First Look

By Aaron Bragman on January 27, 2016


CARS.COM Competes with: BMW Z4, Mercedes-Benz SLC-Class, Chevrolet Corvette Looks like: A more muscular take on the Boxster Drivetrains: 300-horsepower, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder or 350-hp, turbocharged 2.5-liter four-cylinder (S models); six-speed manual or dual-clutch automatic transmission; rear-wheel drive Hits dealerships:… Read More

2017 Porsche 718 Boxster and 718 Boxster S: First Look

By Aaron Bragman on January 27, 2016

CARS.COM Competes with: BMW Z4, Mercedes-Benz SLC-Class, Chevrolet Corvette Looks like: A more muscular take on the Boxster Drivetrains: 300-horsepower, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder or 350-hp, turbocharged 2.5-liter four-cylinder (S models); six-speed manual or dual-clutch automatic transmission; rear-wheel drive Hits dealerships:… Read More

Porsche Boxster, Cayman to Add 718 Designation in 2016

By Mike Hanley on December 10, 2015

CARS.COM — Porsche announced that its mid-engine sports cars, the Boxster roadster and Cayman coupe, will gain the 718 designation in 2016 in honor of a historic mid-engine Porsche race car. The cars will be named the 718 Boxster and… Read More

2016 Porsche Boxster Spyder (34 Photos)

By Jennifer Geiger on April 2, 2015

Porsche took the wraps off the 2016 Boxster Spyder at the 2015 New York International Auto Show. The brand's range-topping model features revised styling, a unique convertible top and the iconic name that has made previous versions collectible classics.  … Read More

Porsche Unveils 2016 Boxster Spyder

By Aaron Bragman on April 1, 2015

Porsche has taken the wraps off of its latest two-seat model, bringing back a popular style to its Boxster convertible range. The new 2016 Boxster Spyder is the brand's range-topping model, featuring revised styling, a unique convertible top and the… Read More

2015 Porsche Boxster GTS at Roebling Road Raceway Photo Gallery (28 Photos)

By Jennifer Geiger on February 26, 2015

Porsche's new GTS package ups horsepower, torque and top speed on its Boxster and Cayman models. For the Boxster, that means 330 hp, 273 pounds-feet of torque and a top speed of 174 mph. Related: More Photo Galleries We flung… Read More

Recall Alert: 2014-2015 Porsche 911, Boxster, Cayman

By Matt Schmitz on November 3, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Nearly 1,400 model-year 2014-15 Porsche 911, Boxter and Cayman sports cars The Problem: The lock bracket on the front hood may not meet the automaker's own quality standards throughout the vehicle's life cycle and could result in unintentional… Read More

Porsche Boxster, Cayman Get the GTS Treatment

By Matt Schmitz on March 20, 2014

Porsche announced Wednesday that it is powering up the performance of its 2014 Boxster roadster and Cayman coupe. Both models will now be offered for the first time with the GTS package, increasing horsepower, torque and top speed, and adding… Read More

2014 Porsche Cayman: Photo Gallery

By Matt Schmitz on November 30, 2012

The Porsche Cayman's redesign follows the logical progression of its soft-top sibling, the Boxter, as it continues on a fast track to fuel efficiency. The sports coupe, bowing this week at the 2012 L.A. Auto Show, largely stays the course… Read More

2013 Porsche Boxster: Review Notes

By David Thomas on October 12, 2012

Whenever a Cars.com editor reviews a new car he or she gets feedback from the rest of the staff on how they as a group thought the car performed. By teaming these insights with the reviewer's own experience with the… Read More

Cars.com Reviews the 2013 Porsche Boxster

By Colin Bird on October 1, 2012

The luxurious Porsche Boxster roadster has few competitors, but that didn't stop the German sports carmaker from giving it a wholesale redesign for the 2013 model year. The redesign added cabin materials and styling similar to the Porsche 911. While… Read More