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2008 Porsche Boxster specs & colors

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2008 Porsche Boxster

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Key specs

Color options


Tanin Red

Dark Gray / Med Gray

Ocean Blue



Cuoio Naturale

Sand Beige



Sea Blue

Ecru / Royal Blue

Agate / Spruce

Dark Blue




Stone Grey



EPA Classification Two-Seater
Front Wheel Size 17 x 6.5 in
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size Not Available in
Rear Wheel Size 17 x 8.0 in
Spare Wheel Material Not Available
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) N/A
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 245 @ 6500
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 201 @ 4600-6000
Engine Type Gas Flat 6-cyl
Displacement 2.7L/164
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 20 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 490.10 mi
Cruising Range - City 338.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 29 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.12
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.43
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.44
Drivetrain Rear-Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.75
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.09
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.50
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.78 x 0.79 in
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.73 x 0.94 in
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Pwr
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 16.9 gal
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) N/A
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb N/A ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall N/A
Spare Tire Size Not Available
Rear Tire Size P235/50ZR17
Front Tire Size P205/55ZR17
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Base Curb Weight 2877 lbs
Front Leg Room N/A in
Second Head Room N/A in
Passenger Capacity 2
Front Shoulder Room N/A in
Track Width, Rear 60.4 in
Min Ground Clearance N/A in
Second Shoulder Room N/A in
Passenger Volume N/A ft³
Trunk Volume 9.5 ft³
Width, Max w/o mirrors 70.9 in
Second Hip Room N/A in
Liftover Height N/A in
Front Hip Room N/A in
Track Width, Front 58.7 in
Wheelbase 95.1 in
Length, Overall 171.6 in
Height, Overall 50.9 in
Front Head Room N/A in
Second Leg Room N/A in
17" Boxster II aluminum wheels Standard
Crumple-zone body structure Standard
Instrumentation-inc: analog speedometer, tachometer, trip odometer, clock Standard
Boron steel tubing around windshield Standard
16.9 gallon fuel tank Standard
Standard leather pwr reclining bucket seats Standard
Dash-mounted pop-out cupholders Standard
Integrated fixed supplemental safety bars w/soft-touch covering Standard
2.7L DOHC SMFI horizontally-opposed 24-valve 6-cyl engine Standard
Double inertia flywheel Standard
P235/50ZR17 summer performance rear tires Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
Central oval exhaust pipe Standard
HomeLink universal transmitter Standard
Telescoping steering column Standard
Leather-wrapped shift knob Standard
Door mounted head & side-impact airbags Standard
Black painted calipers Standard
Motronic ME 7.8 engine management software Standard
5-speed manual transmission Standard
Central locking system w/remote control Standard
Front/rear fog lamps Standard
City 20/hwy 29 (2.7L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
Remote unlocking front/rear trunks Standard
AM/FM stereo w/CD player Standard
Immobilizer system Standard
Pwr windows-inc: one-touch up/down, anti-jam feature Standard
Driver & passenger front airbags, front passenger on/off switch Standard
Porsche stability management (PSM) Standard
Front/rear stabilizer bars Standard
Auxiliary pwr outlet Standard
Pwr 4-wheel vented disc brakes w/4-piston fixed alloy calipers painted black Standard
Traction Control (ASR) Standard
Heated pwr mirrors Standard
Tinted glass Standard
3-point inertia-reel safety belts w/pretensioners & load limiters Standard
Traction control (ASR) Standard
City 18/hwy 26 (2.7L engine/5-speed auto trans) Standard
Rear window defroster Standard
Center storage compartment Standard
VarioCam variable valve timing system Standard
Independent 4-wheel MacPherson strut suspension w/aluminum alloy control arms Standard
Trip computer Standard
City 20/hwy 28 (2.7L engine/6-speed manual trans) Standard
Active brake differential (ABD) Standard
Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors Standard
Pwr steering Standard
P205/55ZR17 summer performance front tires Standard
Alarm system Standard
Intermittent windshield wipers w/heated washer nozzles Standard
Pwr convertible top w/heated glass rear window Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
Integrated fixed supplemental safety bars w/soft-touch covering Standard
Speed-dependent rear spoiler Standard
Reinforced passenger compartment Standard
Leather-wrapped 3-spoke multi-function steering wheel w/full color Porsche crest Standard
Automatic climate control system w/dust, pollen & charcoal odor filter Standard
Cruise control Standard
Rear wheel drive Standard

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