New Porsche Boxster Arrives in Porsche Centres, Priced From £37,589

2013 Porsche Boxster SNew generation Porsche Boxster arrives in Porsche Centres in the UK and Ireland this weekend. New Boxster features an all-new lightweight body, new flat-six engines with direct petrol injection, a completely revised chassis and evolutionary styling that is inspired from the likes of Carrera GT and the upcoming 918 Spyder.

The new Boxster is up to 35kg lighter, has a 60mm longer wheelbase, widened track on the front and rear axles, and larger wheels and tyres.

Recently the new Boxster S can lap the Nürburgring-Nordschleife in 7:58 minutes, 12 seconds faster than its predecessor.

The Porsche Boxster is powered by a mid-mounted 2.7-litre unit with 265 hp – 10 hp more than its larger capacity 2.9-litre predecessor. The Boxster is is powered by a 3.4-litre delivers 315 hp – 5 hp more than before. Both models feature a manual six-speed gearbox as standard, with the seven-speed dual-clutch PDK available as an option.

When fitted with the PDK transmission and Sport Chrono Package option, the 2.7-litre Boxster sprints from 0- 62mph in 5.5 seconds, the Boxster S in 4.8 seconds.

The new Porsche Boxster is priced from £37,589, and Boxster S from £45,385.

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