Porsche Boxster is a two-seat small-size vehicle in the Luxury Performance Convertible category. For the 2016 model year, there are four trim-lines to choose from with three different gas engines that produce from 265 to 375 horsepower. EPA-estimated annual premium gasoline expense is $2,450 to $2,950, which over the course of five years will cost you $5,750 in extra fuel spending.
2016 Boxster has a relatively short wheelbase ( 97.4 in) on a narrower body structure compared to vehicles of similar length and class. It is relatively lighter with curb weight of 2888 - 2965 lbs.
2016 Boxster seats two adults. It has class-leading first-row passenger room on only one measurement - hips - and larger than average room for first-row passengers on legs and head. When it comes to second-row passenger room, Boxster ia a class-leader on only one measurement - hips. Trunk volume is smaller than average with 4.6 cu. ft.
2016 Boxster Base
2016 Boxster S
2016 Boxster GTS
2016 Boxster Spyder
|Engine||2.7L Flat-6||3.4L Flat-6||3.4L Flat-6||3.8L Flat-6|
|HP||265 hp||315 hp||330 hp||375 hp|
|Drivetrain||Rear Wheel Drive||Rear Wheel Drive||Rear Wheel Drive||Rear Wheel Drive|
|0-60 mph||5.5 sec||4.8 sec||4.7 sec||4.3 sec|
|City||20 MPG||19 - 20 MPG||19 - 20 MPG||18 MPG|
|Highway||29 MPG||26 - 27 MPG||26 - 27 MPG||24 MPG|
|Combined||24 MPG||22 MPG||22 MPG||20 MPG|
|Annual Fuel Cost||$2,450||$2,700||$2,700||$2,950|
2016 Boxster Convertible comes in four trim levels, with an average price that is $23,246 less compared to its rivals. With a lighter body, and on average less powerful engine, Boxster has higher-than-average combined fuel economy of 22 mpg.
Customers have not yet filed any complaints for this vehicle, despite having one recall issued by Porsche, which by itself is a relatively low number.