(4.7) 26 reviews
MSRP: $6,967$16,851
Body Style: Convertible
Engine: 217-hp, 2.7-liter H-6 (premium)
Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
Transmission: 5-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Seats: 2
2001 Porsche Boxster

Our Take on the 2001 Porsche Boxster

Our Take

Porsche’s “entry-level” model packs a mid-mounted six-cylinder engine. The Boxster debuted early in 1997 after several years on the concept block. Serving as the German automaker’s contender for the roadster market, the two-passenger rear-drive Boxster convertible drew abunda... Read Full Report


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Great Car - with an asterik

by Passion for Cars from Michigan on October 28, 2010

2001 Porsche Boxster Base - Automatic The Good: Timeless styling. Can get with Automatic or manual transmission. Superb brakes, as close to perfect as they come. Razor sharp handling. Very good accele... Read Full Review

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A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


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