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Pre-owned vehiclesPre-Owned Porsche Boxster: How Much Should You Pay?
Launched in 1996, the Porsche Boxster (now called 718 Boxster) is a dream car for many people. And it deserves the love, offering the German maker’s legendary performance and driving pleasure in a more affordable format that’s also more convenient on a daily basis, and allows you to open the …
Test Drives2021 Porsche Boxster GTS 4.0: Daily Driver Extraordinaire4.5/5
2021 Porsche 718 Boxster GTS 4.0: Daily Driver Extraordinaire The Boxster isn’t the entry-level car it was when it was first introduced back in 1998. Although the older relics make great affordable weekender cars, despite their yellowed-out headlights and lower horsepower figures, the Boxster has evolved into a purebred Porsche …
First Drives2020 Porsche 718 Spyder and Cayman GT4: The Star Players4.5/5
KNOCK HILL, Scotland – It’s simple, really: pound for pound, dollar for dollar, there are no better sports cars than the mid-engined Porsche Boxster and Cayman. They’ve been the undisputed handling champs since making their debuts in 1997 and 2006, respectively. The wizards in Weissach keep finding ways to increase …
First Drives2017 Porsche 718 Cayman: The Sound of Speed4.0/5
MALMÖ, Sweden – Porsche’s little mid-engined coupe gets a new name, new engines and—arguably—a new personality. It’s essentially the same car as the current-generation Cayman sold from 2014 onwards, but it’s been thoroughly modified to continue its battle against, among others, the Audi TTS, the Jaguar F-TYPE and the Alfa …
Spotlight on2017 Porsche 718 Cayman: We’re Driving it This Week
After letting us get our grubby hands on the Porsche 718 Boxster in Portugal last April, the German manufacturer is now shipping us to Sweden in order to sample its fixed-top sister. The 2017 Porsche 718 Cayman is newer than it looks, sharing only a couple of body panels with …
First Drives2017 Porsche 718 Boxster: More Power, Fewer Thrills4.5/5
For the 2017 model year, Porsche is tacking on the number 718 to the Boxster and the Cayman coupe. The reason is elementary: it creates a more direct link between the 718 Boxster and 718 Cayman with its most emblematic model – the 911 Carrera. Why 718, you ask? It’s …
Spotlight on2017 Porsche 718 Boxster: We're Driving it This Week
The Car Guide is heading to Spain for a first drive of the new Porsche 718 Boxster. My colleague Jacques Deshaies attended the technical presentation of this model in Marseilles a few weeks ago, where he rode as a passenger aboard a 718 Boxster driven by one of the brand’s …
Technology2017 Porsche 718 Boxster: Singing to the Tune of a New Engine
MARSEILLE, France — The Boxster concept was first unveiled in 1993. More than 24 years have passed and this attractive cabriolet is now bringing the four-cylinder engine back into the Porsche line-up. This configuration was last seen in the 968, but now that fuel economy and carbon dioxide emissions are …
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