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SPECIFICATIONS
ENGINES
Type:
2,893cc Flat-6
Valvetrain: DOHC 4-valves/cyl.; variable valve timing (VarioCam Plus)
Power [hp at rpm]: 255 at 6,400
Torque [lb-ft at rpm]: 214 at 4,400
Bore & Stroke [mm]: 89.0 x 77.5
Compression Ratio: 11.5:1
Redline: 7,500
Mileage City / Hwy [mpg]: 19 - 20 (PDK) / 27 - 29 (PDK)
Available with: Boxster
 
Type:
3,436cc Flat-6
Valvetrain: DOHC 4-valves/cyl.; variable valve timing (VarioCam Plus)
Power [hp at rpm]: 310 at 6,400
Torque [lb-ft at rpm]: 266 at 4,400
Bore & Stroke [mm]: 97.0 x 77.5
Compression Ratio: 12.5:1
Redline: 7,500
Mileage City / Hwy [mpg]: 19 - 20 (PDK) / 26 - 29 (PDK)
Available with: Boxster S
 
Type:
3,436cc Flat-6
Valvetrain: DOHC 4-valves/cyl.; variable valve timing (VarioCam Plus)
Power [hp at rpm]: 320 at 7,200
Torque [lb-ft at rpm]: 273 at 4,750
Bore & Stroke [mm]: 97.0 x 77.5
Compression Ratio: 12.5:1
Redline: 7,500
Mileage City / Hwy [mpg]: 19 - 20 (PDK) / 26 - 29 (PDK)
Available with: Boxster S Black Ed.; Spyder
 
TRANSMISSIONS
Type:
6-speed manual
Ratios: 3.67, 2.05, 1.40, 1.13, 0.97, 0.84
Final Drive: 3.33
Available with: Boxster
 
Type:
6-speed manual
Ratios: 3.31, 1.95, 1.41, 1.13, 0.95, 0.81
Final Drive: 3.00
Available with: Boxster S; S Black Ed.; Spyder
 
Type:
7-speed dual-clutch (PDK)
Ratios: 3.91, 2.29, 1.65, 1.30, 1.08, 0.88, 0.62
Final Drive: 3.55
 
LAYOUT
Engine position:
Mid-engine
Driveline:
Rear-wheel-drive
 
SUSPENSION
Front:
MacPherson struts; coil springs, anti-roll bar
Rear:
MacPherson struts; coil springs, anti-roll bar
 
BRAKES
Front:
12.5 x 1.1 in. power-assisted cross-drilled and vented discs
Rear:
11.8 x 0.8 in. power-assisted cross-drilled and vented discs
 
WEIGHT & CAPACITIES
Curb weight [lbs]:
2,943
2,987 (S; S Black Ed.)
2,811 (Spyder)
Fuel Capacity [gal.]: 16.9
14.3 (Spyder)
 
STEERING
Type:
Rack & Pinion; power-assist
Turning Circle [ft.]
36.4
 
EXTERIOR DIMENSIONS
Length [in.]:
172.1
Width [in.]:
76.9
Height [in.]:
50.9
Wheelbase [in.]: 95.1
Front Track [in.]: 58.7
58.4 (S; Black Ed.)
56.3 (Spyder)
Rear Track [in.]: 60.4 (Base)
60.2
 
Coefficient of Drag:
0.29
0.30 (Spyder)
 
INTERIOR DIMENSIONS
Seating Capacity:
2
 
Front Headroom [in.]:
37.6
Front Legroom [in.]:
33.5
Front Shoulderroom [in.]:
51.5
Front Hiproom [in.]:
53.4
 
Cargo Cap. [cu-ft]:
9.9
 
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