So, why has Porsche decided to mess with a successful recipe by installing a pair of flat-four turbocharged engines? You already know the answer … quests for improved efficiency and emissions.
Long before the birth of the Boxster, Porsche had made use of the successful 718 RSK; a 570 kg mid-engined endurance racer. Now the brand… Read more →
They’re topless and fast, but that’s where the similarities between Porsche and Mercedes’s new hot roadsters end.
The Mercedes-Benz SLK55 AMG and Porsche Boxster S PDK come from different ideas on what motoring nirvana is. Yes, they compete in the same market segment, they’re both topless and both scintillatingly fast, but that’s all that these two German roadsters have in common.
They’re topless and fast, but that’s where the similarities between Porsche and Mercedes’s new hot roadsters end
The third-generation Boxster, which has its local debut in the second half of this year, promises more of the same: sheer driving enjoyment.
As part of its latest limited-edition model blitz Porsche has unveiled the Boxster S Black Edition. As the name suggests, this model sees the extensive use of black both inside and out, while the specification level also gets a shot in the arm.
The flat-six soundtrack of the Boxster S PDK in action at the 2010 performance shootout.