• (4.6) 18 reviews
  • MSRP: $9,386$24,990
  • Body Style: Convertible
  • Engine: 240-hp, 2.7-liter H-6 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 5-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
  • Seats: 2
2005 Porsche Boxster

Our Take on the 2005 Porsche Boxster

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Top-up visibility
  • Rough ride on harsh pavement
  • Price, when options are chosen

Notable Features

  • Redesigned for 2005
  • 240- or 280-hp engine
  • Manual or automatic
  • Head-protection airbags


Our Expert Reviews

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Consumer Reviews


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Love IT, Love IT, Love IT !!!

by SuperSteve from Long Island, NY on January 10, 2013

This is my second Boxster. It is a gorgeous Midnight Blue. My first was a 986 Guards Red Boxster Base model, so when I drove the bigger and more powerful 987 second generation Boxster S, I was blown a... Read Full Review

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Crash-Test Reports


Great news! There are currently no known recalls on 2005 Porsche Boxster.

Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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