The Porsche Boxster GTS has gone sale priced from £52,879 and will arrive at dealers in May 2014.
The Boxster GTS is powered by the flat-six 3.4 litre engine as seen in the ‘S’ model but has been tweaked to deliver more power. It now outputs 330 hp (up 15 hp on the S) with 370 Nm of torque. Acceleration from rest to 62 mph take 4.7 seconds with the optional seven-speed PDK transmission, which is around 0.3 seconds quicker than the ‘S’. With the standard six-speed manual transmission it is capable of 174 mph. Fuel consumption on the combined cycle is 31.4 mpg (34.4 mpg with PDK transmission).
The Boxster GTS is equipped with the Sport Chrono package and Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM) as standard. You can specify the lowered sports chassis configuration that lowers the ride height by 20 mm.
Core equipment includes Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM), Sport Chrono package with dynamic transmission mounts, black finish 20-inch diameter Carrera S alloy wheels, black finish Bi-Xenon headlights with Porsche Dynamic Lighting System, leather/Alcantara interior, Sports seats Plus with powered adjustment, air conditioning, CD audio system with seven-inch touch-screen, universal audio interface offering MP3 connectivity, automatic headlight activation, auto stop-start function, ‘Sport’ button, front electric windows, powered fabric roof with heated glass rear window, floor mats, top-tinted windscreen and a three-year warranty.Published 22 March 2014