The Boxster’s new version, the 2017 Porsche Boxster is going to be renamed and the new vehicle will be named Porsche 718 Boxter. The vehicle will have almost each of its body panels redesigned. The car’s body panels will be re-sculpted. However, the car will still appear to be similar to its predecessor even if its body panels are going to be re-sculpted. This way, the vehicle will still be recognized as a Porsche Boxter despite the redesigns done to it. Below will be things which you must remember if this Porsche is the convertible car of your dream and you would be happy to drive.
2017 Porsche Boxster Design Updates
The face of the new 2017 Porsche Boxster is definitely something Boxster fans would want to see. The new Boxster will have major modifications done to it. Its front end will be slightly wider and it has a new, good-looking, bumper section. Its side intakes will also be wider although it will get slightly thinner. The car’s LED lights, which are daytime running types of lights, will be thinner and it will be mounted as some separate pieces instead of being integrated into this new good-looking Boxster.
This convertible vehicle’s center grille, which is underneath the car’s license plate, will be reshaped as well. 2017 Porsche Boxster will also bring bi-xenon types of headlamps on it. The wings which usually define a Boxster’s side intakes will be more pronounced. Also the car’s side skirts will be beefier and the convertible vehicle’s intakes will be a bit larger. This awesome convertible Boxster’s standard wheels will be 19 inches and the vehicle’s inside will display an awesome-looking interior.
2017 Porsche Boxster Interior Appearance
Inside the 2017 Porsche Boxster, there will be a steering wheel which will receive interesting new spokes. The car’s dashboard will also be new and it should come with A/C vents which will have been revised. The car’s instrument cluster will be updated. This vehicle’s inner part will also have updated technology. The updated technology will come as features that are functionally advanced and very useful.
The updated technology the 2017 Porsche Boxster will bring include audio interfaces which can make stuffs easier for this convertible vehicle’s driver. The technology will include an advanced navigation module which can be operated effortlessly thanks to its voice control function as well. A feature which is called Connect Plus will also be inside the vehicle to help its driver access various online services in an effortless way.
2017 Porsche Boxster Specs and the Performance the Boxster Delivers
Once 2017 Porsche Boxster is released, it will be divided into two models and the first one is the base model. This car’s base model of the 718 Boxster will receive a 2.0L turbocharged energizer which will pump 300 horsepower. The power is 35 horsepower more than what the vehicle’s previous model could produce. The car is possibly going to be more efficient thanks to this engine. With the tremendous power it pumps, the turbocharged unit will enable the convertible vehicle to deliver an awesomely astounding performance.
Using the manual gearbox, this new Boxster’s base model will be capable of hitting 60mph from an idle standing start only in 4.9 seconds. Using the PDK gearbox, 2017 Porsche Boxster can accelerate faster since it will be able to hit 60 mph only in 4.7 ticks. Thanks to the turbocharged engine, this vehicle’s base model can hit a top speed which may reach 170mph, which is 8mph more compared to the top speed its predecessor can reach.
Accompanying the excellent base model is the Boxster S, which will receive a 2.5L turbocharged energizer. This engine is a flat-four type and it can send 350 horsepower which will then provide the lucky person who drives 2017 Porsche Boxster with an astoundingly incredible performance. This four-banger will enable the S model to hit the 60mph mark in 4.4 seconds when the vehicle utilizes the manual gearbox and in 4.2 ticks when the PDK gearbox is the transmission the four-banger is combined with. The top speed this model can reach is 7mph more than the one that the already excellent base model can reach because the top speed this model can reach will be 177mph.
2017 Porsche Boxster Models to Choose
Prospective purchasers with intentions to purchase the 2017 Porsche Boxster will be offered a manual gearbox with six-speeds as a standard transmission. They may also choose a PDK gearbox, which is offered as an optional gearbox. Purchasers can equip both models, which are the base and the S model, with an optional package called the Sport Chrono. The package can allow the Porsche’s driver to enjoy faster acceleration. In the versions that utilize PDK instead of the manual one, there will be a button which you can call Sport Response. This button can sharpen the engine’s and transmission’s responsiveness and enhance the vehicle’s acceleration, making it awesomely fast.