Porsche Boxster S (986) 3.2 (260 hp, petrol, 2002) - Technical data, specifications, characteristics

cabriolet (convertible, drop-head coupé), 2 doors, 2 seats, dimensions: 4320.00 mm x 1780.00 mm x 1290.00 mm, weight: 1320 kg, engine displacement: 3179 cc, double overhead camshaft (DOHC), 6 cylinders, 4 valves per cylinder, max power: 260 hp @ 6200 rpm, max torque: 310 Nm @ 4700 rpm, acceleration (0-100): 5.70 s, max speed: 264 km/h, gears (manual/automatic): 6 / -, fuel type: petrol, fuel consumption (urban/extra urban/combined): 15.3 l / 7.8 l / -, tyres: 205/55-225/40 R17
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Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

ManufacturerPorsche
SeriesBoxster
ModelS (986) 3.2
First year of production2002
Last year of production2004

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body typecabriolet (convertible, drop-head coupé)
Number of doors2 (two)
Number of seats2 (two)
Wheelbase2415.00 mm (millimeters)
7.92 ft (feet)
95.08 in (inches)
2.4150 m (meters)
Front track1465.00 mm (millimeters)
4.81 ft (feet)
57.68 in (inches)
1.4650 m (meters)
Rear track1528.00 mm (millimeters)
5.01 ft (feet)
60.16 in (inches)
1.5280 m (meters)
Length4320.00 mm (millimeters)
14.17 ft (feet)
170.08 in (inches)
4.3200 m (meters)
Width1780.00 mm (millimeters)
5.84 ft (feet)
70.08 in (inches)
1.7800 m (meters)
Height1290.00 mm (millimeters)
4.23 ft (feet)
50.79 in (inches)
1.2900 m (meters)
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity260.0 l (liters)
9.18 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.26 m3 (cubic meters)
260000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity-
Curb weight1320 kg (kilograms)
2910.10 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight1630 kg (kilograms)
3593.53 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank64.0 l (liters)
14.08 UK gal (UK gallons)
16.91 US gal (US gallons)

Engine

Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fuelA-98 (98 octane gasoline/petrol/gas/benzine)
Engine locationlongitudinal, rear
Engine displacement3179 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism typedouble overhead camshaft (DOHC)
Type of aspirationnaturally aspirated
Compression ratio11.00:1
Arrangement of the cylindersboxer/flat engine
Number of cylinders6 (six)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)93.00 mm (millimeters)
0.31 ft (feet)
3.66 in (inches)
0.0930 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)78.00 mm (millimeters)
0.26 ft (feet)
3.07 in (inches)
0.0780 m (meters)

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power260 hp (horse power)
193.9 kW (kilowatts)
263.6 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at6200 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque310 Nm (newton meters)
31.6 kgm (kilogram meters)
228.6 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at4700 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h5.70 s (seconds)
Maximum speed264 km/h (kilometers per hour)
164.04 mph (miles per hour)

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)15.3 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
3.37 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
4.04 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
15.37 mpg (miles per gallon)
4.06 mpl (miles per liter)
6.54 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)7.8 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.72 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.06 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
30.16 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.97 mpl (miles per liter)
12.82 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (combined)-

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Number of manual gears6 (six)
Drive typerear wheel drive (RWD)

Steering

Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steeringrack and pinion
Type of power steering-
Turning circle diameter-

Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - shock absorber strut/damper
Type of rear suspension - shock absorber strut/damper

Brakes

Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakesventilated discs
Type of rear brakesventilated discs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)Yes

Wheels

Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim size-
Tyre code205/55-225/40 R17

Compared to average values

The difference in percent between the values of some of the vehicle's characteristics and their average values.

Wheelbase- 9%
Front track- 2%
Rear track+ 2%
Length- 4%
Width+ 1%
Height- 14%
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity- 42%
Curb weight- 7%
Maximum weight- 15%
Capacity of the fuel tank+ 1%
Engine displacement+ 34%
Maximum power+ 64%
Maximum torque+ 27%
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h- 46%
Maximum speed+ 34%
Fuel consumption (urban)+ 36%
Fuel consumption (extra urban)+ 15%