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1997 Porsche Boxster Base

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Showing the 1997 Porsche Boxster Base 2dr Convertible
$4,873-$14,061 Current Listing Price
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Seats 2
Door Count 2
Engine 201-hp, 2.5-liter H-6 (premium)
Transmission 5-speed manual w/OD
Combined MPG 23
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper, 24 mo/ unlimited mi


Exterior (11)
Black Top
Metropol Blue Top
Arctic Silver Metallic
Arena Red Metallic
Black Metallic
Glacier White
Interior (6)
Boxster Red
Metropol Blue
Nephrite Green
Savanna Beige



Engine 201-hp, 2.5-liter H-6 (premium)
Transmission 5-speed manual w/OD
Transmission 5-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Manual-shift auto O
Engine 2.5L H-6 DOHC 201hp
Engine torque 181 lb.-ft. @ 4,500RPM
5 speed manual transmission S
Sequential sport shift O
Engine horsepower 201-hp @ 6,000RPM
Automatic transmission 5 speed
Engine bore x stroke 3.35" x 2.83"
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Variable valve control S
Sequential multi-point fuel injection S
Fuel tank capacity 15 gal.
Manual transmission 5 speed
Fuel economy city 19 mpg
# of valves 24
Engine oil cooler S
Transmission oil cooler S
Engine liters 2.5
Cylinder configuration H-6
Overdrive S
Stainless steel exhaust S
5 speed automatic transmission O
Axle ratio 3.89
Fuel economy highway 27 mpg
Full size spare tire S
Full range traction control O
Locking fuel flap included with power door locks S
4-wheel disc brakes S
Security system S
4 wheel disc brakes S
ABS brakes S
Traction control O
Immobilizer S
Power door locks S
4 wheel ventilated disc brakes S
Dual front impact airbags S
Engine torque 181 lb.-ft. @ 4,500RPM
Wheelbase 95.1"
Front legroom 44.0"
Cruising RPM 1
Exterior body width 70.0"
Front headroom 36.5"
Maximum interior cargo volume 9.2 cu.ft.
Drag coefficient .31
Turning radius 17.7'
Engine horsepower 201hp @ 6,000RPM
Engine bore x stroke 85.0mm x 72.0mm (3.35" x 2.83")
Interior cargo volume 4.5 cu.ft.
Curb weight 2,756 lbs.
Engine displacement 151 cu.in.
Exterior length 169.9"
Front tread 56.9"
Exterior height 50.8"
Rear tread 59.4"
Alloy wheels S
Rack and pinion steering S
Performance tires S
Front anti-roll bar S
Front tires 205/55ZR16.0
Rear tires 225/50ZR16.0
Power steering S
Rear anti-roll bar S
Sport suspension O
Four wheel independent suspension S
Number of doors 2
Chrome tip exhaust S
Power door mirrors S
Spoiler S
Body-color or chrome door handles S
Manual folding door mirrors S
Body-colored bumpers S
Convertible hard top O
Power convertible roof S
Body-color or chrome door mirrors S
Convertible roof lining S
Passenger vanity mirror S
Driver's footrest S
Driver door bin S
Passenger door bin S
12V DC power outlet 1
Power windows S
Driver vanity mirror S
Locking glove box S
Cruise control O
Air conditioning S
Day-night rearview mirror S
Covered floor storage S
Telescoping steering wheel S
Illuminated glove box S
Full floor console S
Passenger vanity mirror S
Cruise control O
Air conditioning S
Passenger manual folding mirror S
12V DC power outlet 1
Power windows S
Telescoping steering wheel S
Driver manual folding mirror S
Illuminated glove box S
Full floor console S
Driver vanity mirror S
2-way power passenger seat S
4-way power driver seat S
Passenger fore/aft adjustment S
Max seating capacity 2
Front seats bucket
Height adjustable driver seat S
Full headliner S
Number of driver seat adjustments 8
Floor mats O
Driver lumbar support O
Reclining driver seat S
Passenger lumbar support O
Front center armrest w/storage
Carpeted cargo space S
Reclining passenger seat S
Cargo space floor carpet
Leather upholstery S
Power driver seat S
Front bucket seats S
Leatherette door panel trim S
Driver fore/aft adjustment S
Number of passenger seat adjustments 8
Height adjustable passenger seat S
Power passenger seat S
Heated front seats O
Max. seating capacity of 2 S
Carpet on lower door panel S
Full carpet floor covering S
Primary monitor touchscreen S
In-dash CD changer O
Radio S
Multi-disc CD changer O
6 premium speakers O
Diversity antenna S
Cassette S
Audio theft deterrent S
6-disc CD changer O
6 speakers S
CD player O
Premium speakers O
AM/FM radio S
Premium amplifier O
Speakers 6
Seek-scan S
Battery warning S
Engine temperature S
Low fuel warning S
Lights on warning S
Systems monitor O
Center high mounted stop light S
Low oil level warning S
Front fog lights S
Water temp gauge S
Key warning S
Tinted windows S
Trip odometer S
Redundant digital speedometer S
Aero-composite headlamps S
Rear window defroster O
Tachometer S
Light tinted windows S
Headlight washer O
Corrosion perforation warranty (months/miles) 120/ unlimited
Basic warranty (months/miles) 24/ unlimited
Major components warranty (months/miles) 24/ unlimited
Roadside assistance warranty (months/miles) 24 / unlimited

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