With the new Porsche Boxster Spyder Porsche introduced a new light engine Porsche Boxster convertible version in 2009 Los Angeles Auto Show in December, distinctive style and the technical specification that true purist form of Porsche is light, strong, open and highly efficient rooftop sports.
That is exactly the formula which is applied when road successfully and the history of the Porsche Cars, from the legendary Porsche racing cars so successful today 550 Spyder in the 1950s up to the RS Spyder Le Mans prototype in racing.
With a weight of 1 275 kg, Porsche Boxster Spyder is the lightest model in the formation of Porsche and follows this philosophy in a package, which offers full support for the road, which is a common desire of Porsche customers reflects clearly.
The new model is the third version of the range Boxster, join the Boxster and Boxster S, but distinguishes itself clearly on the other versions of the engine Roadster, simply because the Spyder designed specifically for lead in the free was. The low top barn light soft extends far to the rear and to the driver and passenger of the rain, wind and Sun to protect. When closed, the soft top and the side Windows-level cover, to measure and only two packages in the strike in the back in one piece, with a prolonged and elegant silhouette reminds gt on the career of Porsche.
Clearly, the new model weighs 80 kg less than the Porsche Boxster S, had combined with low centre of gravity and suspension had reviewed, Porsche’s Boxster Spyder the caliber of the dynamics of driving, which obviously correspond to the unique aspect of the car.
Porsche Boxster Spyder functions tested a tuned version of the module 3.4 litre flat six “Boxer” with the direct injection of fuel, which is for the rear axle. Maximum light output is 320 BHP, 10 HP S. more than the Boxster
Equipped with dual clutches Porsche sees (PDK) and the sport Chrono package transmission, Porsche Boxster Spyder, launch control station 62 km/h in 4.8 seconds faster. Again with optional PDK, fuel consumption is that only 30.4 mpg, (5.8 liters per 100 km) in the NEDC of new European driving cycle and top speed, at the same time, 166 km/h 267-away with the roof.
The family go to the basic concept, the Boxster is the successor of legendary 550 Spyder built in 1953, she both experienced models share the same module roadster concept with low weight and high flexibility combined with equally outstanding pleasure in essence a genuine convertible.
The 550 Spyder of the first Porsche sports car in Stuttgart was developed specifically for the competition, but also the way and manner approved. Only 550 kg weight, has this a Spyder numerous successes in the years after his production career circuits and popular street racing of the moment get. The 550 Spyder, Spyder successes such as for example the 718 RS 60 in 1960 followed by more Porsche.
Dedicated in 2004 and 2008 Porsche Boxsters inspired a special limited edition with the additional designation of Spyder, by the legendary these cars. On the contrary, who is a new Porsche Boxster Spyder regular production model, specially developed and updated with significant changes compared to the Boxster and Boxster S.
The launch of the new Porsche Boxster Spyder starts in February 2010 all over the world and is priced at £ 44,643 in the United Kingdom. Included in the purchase price is the invitation customers that the Boxster Spyder explore his Porsche dynamic properties and develop their own skills at the wheel, courtesy of a program of driving experience in the Knowledge Centre for Porsche at Silverstone.