Archived from on 16 July 2011. The car's are long lasting and absulutely a blast to drive in any configuration. Your car should run for a long, long time. Dynamic transmission mounts are also part of the Sport Chrono Package. The Magazine Each issue of Gear Patrol Magazine is a deep dive into product culture. You can also opt to have us send the correct part for your car if you prefer.
I personally spoke to Mike and he was very friendly and knew a lot about my car and how to fix it. As soon as you grab the door handle, or your hand nears the Porsche Crest on the front luggage compartment lid or the logos on the rear, the system automatically checks the encrypted access code on the key. From this stage the Cylinder bores and pistons are checked for cracks and wear tolerances. Promotion valid to the lower 48 States only. The wide track, long wheelbase and specific chassis construction help to deliver particularly precise and agile handling. This offer cannot be combined with any other special.
At low speeds, the steering ratio adjusts for easier maneuvering and parking. The Boxster far surpasses the overall enjoyment of the British models I loved to drive. When we both do our parts, we guarantee your 100% satisfaction. The exterior of the 718 Boxster and Cayman is very similar to the third generation, in fact more of an evolution than a redesign. You will receive and email us with your shipping date and tracking information on the day the package ships.
The new 718 models were made for the sport of it. This combination of uncompromising and involving performance is ideal for the racetrack. Per tradition, the block and heads were made of aluminum to save weight, and engineers worked to keep the engine physically compact to allow for a low mounting point behind the cockpit and ahead of the rear wheels, all the better for handling. Transit times vary based on your geographical location and shipping method chosen. Porsche dealers do good work but put their kids through college with the bill so things like oil changes etc can easily be handled at home. In keeping with its affordability mandate, the Porsche Boxster might have been designed for a four-cylinder engine. Prototypes in 968 bodies were built to test mid-engine power train of the 986 by the end of 1993, with proper prototypes surfacing in 1994.
Acceleration is tremendous — even in the low rpm range. The optional hardtop is nice but hardly necessary with the rapid, well-engineered and effective soft-top. Doing your own maintainance is vital for keeping it's value. Archived from on 22 April 2014. Typical International transit times are as follows:.
Leather and Alcantara® are easy to grip, while the firmly padded sport seats provide support during dynamic cornering maneuvers. However, Hollywood has not been as kind to the Boxster. I take great care of my cars and I don't trust them to any mechanic other than myself. Compared with the previous models, the result is a new, decidedly more striking design, an even sportier chassis setup and a host of new performance, comfort and assistance systems. A standard five-speed manual gearbox sat behind the engine as a transaxle over the rear-wheel centerline. We prefer that guests take part in our community and we offer a lot in return to those willing to join our corner of the Porsche world.
Recently, it underwent a recent major service and the tech noted nothing out of the ordinary. These upgrades made the Boxster series and the Cayman series equivalent in terms of power. Three types of ball bearing were used over the engine's life: dual-row ball until 1999 and in some 2000 and 2001 cars. Also, interestingly, the survey data showed a significant correlation between those 8% failures and pre-2002 models, which were driven throughout the wintertime, and were not usually allowed to warm up properly. We love what we do. Both engines are equipped with a 6-speed manual gearbox and an optional 7-speed reworked. Tire wear is something porsche owners just put up with,and its worth it.
Porsche Tequipment With the Porsche Tequipment range of accessories developed specifically for the 718 models, you can style your 718 entirely to your own preference. If ordering online, please make sure to choose your Year, Make and Model from the vehicle selector. Watch the video below to find out more. Porsche claims that the new generation Boxster provides fuel savings of 15% over the outgoing model. I have title in hand! I once drove the car coast to coast in 37hr:49min. The instrument cluster with 4. If your returned engine core requires cylinder re-sleeving this will be completed at an extra cost.
Since the very beginning, we at Porsche have been dedicated to realising customer wishes as part of our special request service. Step 1 Simply place your order online using our secure shopping cart or by calling us Toll Free at 1-866-668-0660. During this process, any braking by the driver is boosted to achieve the maximum braking force that the system is able to provide. In severe failure modes, cam timing may be affected, leading to valve-piston impact, necessitating replacement of the entire engine. The 718 Cayman was declared Motor Trend's 2nd best Drivers car in 2017, which praised the car's handling and throttle response.
The new car was available in both the standard trim with a 2. The standard reversing camera facilitates precise reverse parking and maneuvering. I will be buying another one. Long term, a loaded early 2. The typically resonant Porsche sound is also an intrinsic feature of the new 718 models, providing the fitting soundtrack on the way to ever new heights of performance. However, in the unlikely event that there's a problem, we offer several solutions. In other words, we handcraft a product that blends sporty performance, comfort and style and reflects your own personal taste.