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Base 2dr Rear-wheel Drive Convertible $42,100
S 2dr Rear-wheel Drive Convertible $50,200

2001 Porsche

2001 Porsche Boxster
Showing the Base
$3,928-$14,728 AVAILABLE PRICE RANGE

Overview

Seats 2
Door Count 2
Engine 217-hp, 2.7-liter H-6 (premium)
Transmission 5-speed manual w/OD
Drivetrain RWD
Combined MPG 23
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper, 48 mo/50,000 mi

Colors

Exterior (22)
Black Top
Graphite Gray Top
Metropol Blue Top
Arctic Silver Metallic
Biarritz White
Black Metallic
Cobalt Blue Metallic
Dark Blue
Forest Green Metallic
Guards Red
Lapis Blue Metallic
Meridian Metallic
Midnight Blue Metallic
Orient Red Metallic
Polar Silver Metallic
Rain Forest Green Metallic
Seal Gray Metallic
Slate Gray Metallic
Speed Yellow
Viola Metallic
Wimbledon Green Metallic
Zanzibar Red
Interior (9)
Black
Boxster Red
Brown
Cinnamon Brown
Graphite Gray
Gray
Metropol Blue
Nephrite Green
Savanna Beige

Packages

MSRP
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Specifications

S
STANDARD
O
OPTIONAL
217-hp, 2.7-liter H-6 (premium)
Locking fuel flap included with power door locks S
Bosch 5.3 four-wheel ABS brakes S
Security system O
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor S
4 wheel disc brakes S
Immobilizer S
Traction control O
Occupant sensing airbags S
Dual front side impact airbags S
4 ABS channels S
Fixed front head restraints S
ABS and driveline traction control O
Driver and passenger side airbag head extension S
4 wheel ventilated disc brakes S
Dual front impact airbags S
Side airbag head extension S
Spare tire mounted inside S
Side-impact bars S
Compact spare tire S
Electronic stability O
Front and rear ventilated disc brakes S
Power door locks S
Door-mounted driver and passenger side-impact airbags S
Four-wheel disc brakes S
Driver and passenger front-impact airbags S
ABS S
Integrated roll-over protection S
5-speed manual w/OD
5-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Ignition type electronic
Variable intake manifold S
Aluminum cylinder block S
Sequential MPI S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Horsepower 217-hp @ 6,500 rpm
Variable valve control Variocam
Fuel tank capacity 17.0 gal.
Mid mount engine S
Aluminum cylinder head S
Fuel economy city 19 mpg
Engine oil cooler S
Torque 192 lbs.-ft. @ 4,750 rpm
# of valves 24
Engine orientation longitudinal
Engine liters 2.7
Cylinder configuration H-6
Fuel economy highway 27 mpg
Manual-shift auto Tiptronic
Engine 2.7L H-6 DOHC 217hp
Transmission electronic control O
Sequential sport shift Tiptronic
5 speed manual transmission S
Rear-wheel drive S
120-amp. alternator S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Sequential multi-point fuel injection S
Single stainless steel exhaust S
Chrome tailpipe S
Engine oil cooler S
Transmission oil cooler S
Battery amp hours (70Ah)
Overdrive S
Transmission lock-up torque converter O
5 speed automatic transmission O
Axle ratio 3.56
Transmission electronic control O
Overdrive O
Transmission gear ratio (4th) 1.09
Transmission gear ratio (1st) 3.50
Transmission gear ratio (reverse) 3.44
Overdrive S
Transmission gear ratio (3rd) 1.43
Transmission gear ratio (2nd) 2.12
Transmission gear ratio (5th) .84
Transmission gear ratio (4th) 1.00
Transmission gear ratio (1st) 3.67
Transmission gear ratio (reverse) 4.10
Transmission gear ratio (3rd) 1.41
Transmission gear ratio (2nd) 2.00
Transmission gear ratio (5th) .74
16" x 7" silver aluminum rear wheels S
Rear coil springs S
P225/50ZR16.0 BSW performance AS rear tires S
17" x 8.5" rear wheels O
16" wheels S
Rear anti-roll bar S
Independent rear strut suspension w/anti-roll bar S
P205/55ZR16.0 BSW performance AS tires S
Front anti-roll bar S
Aluminum spare wheel S
18" x 9" rear wheels O
P265/35ZR18.0 BSW performance rear tires O
P225/40ZR18.0 BSW performance tires O
Front coil springs S
Hydraulic power-assist rack-pinion steering S
Sport suspension O
Four wheel independent suspension S
Wheel locks S
P255/40ZR17.0 BSW performance rear tires O
Alloy wheels S
Rack and pinion steering S
18" wheels O
Independent front strut suspension w/anti-roll bar S
P205/50ZR17.0 BSW performance tires O
Wheel size 16"
Front tires 205/55R16
Gas-pressurized front shocks S
Power steering S
17" wheels O
Gas-pressurized rear shocks S
Chrome tip exhaust S
Glass rear window O
Power remote heated folding right side-view door mirror with tilt down O
Fully galvanized steel body material S
Power rear spoiler S
Roof rack O
Auto dimming power remote heated folding left side-view door mirror O
Body-colored front and rear bumpers S
Rear cargo trunk
Convertible roof lining S
Roof rack (load 165 lbs.) O
Power remote heated folding side-view door mirrors S
Roof rack load 165lbs.
Body-colored door handles S
2 doors S
Spoiler S
Power convertible roof S
Heated door mirrors S
Convertible roof wind blocker O
Metallic paint O
Power door mirrors S
Rear wing spoiler O
Power convertible roof with lining, fixed roll-over protection S
Convertible hard top O
Rocker panel extensions O
Door mirror memory O
Ashtray S
Illuminated passenger vanity mirror S
Air conditioning S
1-touch down S
Illuminated driver vanity mirror S
Audio media storage O
Air filter S
Day-night rearview mirror S
Automatic air conditioning S
Full floor console S
Driver and passenger door bins S
Interior concealed storage S
1-touch up S
Automatic temperature control S
Driver's footrest S
Valet function S
12V DC power outlet 1
Power windows S
Navigation system O
Power windows with driver and passenger 1-touch down S
Auto-dimming rearview mirror O
Memory seats O
Cruise control O
1 12V DC power outlet S
Illuminated driver and passenger-side visor mirrors S
Telescoping steering wheel S
Full floor console with locking box S
Mechanical cargo access remote release S
Memory settings 2
Front lighter element(s) location S
Steering wheel with manual telescoping S
2 driver memory seat settings (includes door mirrors,) O
2-way power passenger seat S
8-way power driver seat O
Genuine wood instrument panel insert O
Max seating capacity 2
Aluminum shift knob O
Carbon fibre instrument panel insert, door panel insert O
Power 4-way driver and passenger lumbar support O
Driver and passenger heated-cushions O
Passenger cushion tilt O
Floor mats O
Front center armrest with storage S
Driver cushion tilt O
Passenger lumbar support O
6-way driver and passenger seat adjustments S
Cargo light S
Front center armrest w/storage
Power driver and passenger fore/aft adjustment O
Leather steering wheel S
Carbon fibre interior accents O
Front bucket seats S
Genuine wood instrument panel insert, door panel insert O
Power driver and passenger cushion tilt O
Front sport seats O
2-way power driver seat S
Carbon fibre shift knob O
Leather shift knob S
Carpet cargo space S
8-way power passenger seat O
Cargo net S
Front seats bucket
Height adjustable driver seat S
Manual driver and passenger fore/aft adjustment S
Leather door panel trim O
Manual height-adjustable driver and passenger seats S
Chrome interior accents O
Driver lumbar support O
Aluminum interior accents O
Leather/aluminum shift knob O
Power reclining driver and passenger seats S
Genuine wood shift knob O
Carpet floor covering S
Leather upholstery S
Leather front seat upholstery S
Leatherette door panel trim S
Genuine wood door panel insert O
Height adjustable passenger seat S
8-way driver and passenger seat adjustments O
Power height-adjustable driver and passenger seats O
Heated front seats O
Carpet on lower door panel S
Max. seating capacity of 2 S
Carpet front floor mats O
Digital signal processor O
Window grid antenna S
Speed sensitive volume S
Diversity antenna S
Cassette S
Audio theft deterrent S
6-disc CD changer O
CD player O
Automatic equalizer O
Radio grade AM/FM stereo with seek-scan, auto-reverse cassette O
Radio data system S
AM/FM stereo with seek-scan, single interior CD player O
AM/FM radio S
AM/FM stereo with seek-scan, auto-reverse cassette S
Premium audio system O
AM/FM stereo with seek-scan, auto-reverse cassette, 6-disc interior CD player O
4 speakers S
Speed-sensitive volume S
Low-fuel warning S
Auto-leveling headlights O
Aero-composite halogen headlamps S
Reverse sensing system rear
Light-tinted windows S
Outside-temperature display O
Oil-pressure warning S
Front fog lights S
Wipers with heating jets S
Outside temperature display O
Rain detecting wipers wipers with heating jets O
Analog clock S
Front windshield visor strip S
Rain sensing wipers O
Low-oil-level warning S
Water temp. gauge S
Battery warning S
2 door curb/courtesy lights S
Rear parking sensors O
Low-washer-fluid warning S
Aero-composite Litronic high-intensity headlamps O
Brake-fluid warning S
Brake pad wear S
Dome light with delay S
Rear fog lights S
Oil level gauge S
Key-in-ignition warning S
Trip computer O
Lights-on warning S
Variable instrument panel lighting S
Trip odometer S
Redundant digital speedometer S
Analog display S
Rear window defroster O
Tachometer S
Light tinted windows S
High intensity discharge headlights O
Water-temp. warning S
Headlight washer O
Heated front windshield wiper jets S
Wheelbase 95.2"
Front legroom 44.0"
Front headroom 38.4"
Maximum interior cargo volume 9.1 cu.ft.
Front hiproom 53.4"
Engine horsepower 217-hp @ 6,500 rpm
Interior cargo volume 9.1 cu.ft.
Engine bore x stroke 3.4" x 3.1"
Compression ratio 11.00 to 1
Engine type H-6
Ground clearance (min) 104mm (4.1")
Valves 24
Front shoulder room 51.7"
Front tread 57.5"
Fuel economy highway 27 mpg
Engine torque 192 lbs.-ft. @ 4,750 rpm
Exterior body width 70.1"
Drag coefficient .31
Ground clearance (min.) 4.1"
Turning radius 17.9'
Curb weight 2,778 lbs.
Fuel tank capacity 17.0 gal.
Valvetrain DOHC
Engine displacement 164 cu.in.
Fuel economy city 19 mpg
Exterior length 171.0"
Exterior height 50.8"
Rear tread 60.2"
Corrosion perforation warranty (months/miles) 120/ unlimited
Basic warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Powertrain warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Roadside assistance warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000

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