Learn more about the Porsche Boxster: Porsche Boxster Reviews, Pricing, Specs and more »
A used Porsche Boxster is not a difficult vehicle to come by, and these mid-sized roadster-style sports cars are attractive and powerful cars are worth looking for. If you want to look at or buy used Porsche Boxster parts or vehicles, you'll be best served to know a bit of the history behind this popular sports car.
The Porsche Boxster was first released in 1996 with a flat six cylinder engine with a capacity of 2.5 liters. Since that time, the manufacturer has continued to upgrade the base engine in all models of the Boxster; the Boxster S, which debuted in 2000, features 2.7-liter and 3.2-liter engines.
The Type 987 Boxster is the latest top-of-the-line variant on the traditional Boxster type. This upgraded model was developed and released in 2005. Since that time, Porsche has continued to modify their top end line of Boxster vehicles by adding additional features and continually upgrading the engine to match the developing technology that is available at the time.
The Boxster has qualities of a roadster vehicle (which helped to provide the name for the car). Specifically, the car resembles a roadster for its retractable convertible top and two door, two seat configuration. Nonetheless, the vehicle has ample room inside for two passengers, and the engine is powerful enough to give the car a sizable kick.
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