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2006 Porsche Boxster Comparisons

Base Convertible

General Pricing

Resale Value $45,000.00 $42,900.00 $42,100.00
Destination $795.00 $775.00 $695.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 2.7L H6 3.0L V6 3.0L I6
Horsepower 240 @ 6400 RPM 228 @ 6000 RPM 255 @ 6600 RPM
Torque 199 @ 4700 RPM 221 @ 2700 RPM 220 @ 2750 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 2687 2996 2996
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.4 X 3.1 3.7 X 3.4 3.3 X 3.5
Compression Ratio 11.0:1 11.1:1 10.7:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) N/A N/A N/A
Highway (mpg) N/A N/A N/A

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 2855.0 3209.9 3086.5
Wheelbase (in.) 95.1 95.7 98.2
Length (in.) 171.6 160.7 161.1
Width (in.) 70.9 70.4 70.1
Height (in.) 51.0 51.0 51.1
Track Front (in.) 58.7 60.2 58.0
Track Rear (in.) 60.4 61.0 60.0
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 2 2 2
Front Headroom (in.) 38.3 37.9 37.3
Rear Headroom (in.) N/A N/A N/A
Front Legroom (in.) 41.6 42.5 42.0
Rear Legroom (in.) N/A N/A N/A
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 51.5 52.2 52.5
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) N/A N/A N/A
Front Hip Room (in.) 53.4 54.6 N/A
Rear Hip Room (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) N/A 48.8 47.6

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut wishbone strut
Rear Suspension strut multi-link multi-link
Tires 205/55R17 205/55R16 225/45R17

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive rear wheel drive rear wheel drive rear wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. N/A N/A
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System Std. Std. Std.

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio digital AM/FM AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player Yes Yes Yes
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control Std. Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column Yes Yes Yes

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat Yes Yes N/A

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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