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Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 and Boxster Spyder: Are They Worth the Hype – Video

By   July 9, 2019

Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 and Boxster Spyder

Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 and Boxster Spyder

Porsche has unveiled the 2020 Porsche 718 Boxster Spyder and Cayman GT4. These are the ultimate 718 Boxster and Caymans ever made, but are they worth the hype?

Is the fact that a naturally aspirated flat-six powers these performance cars going to help kick start 718 sales?

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Is The Porsche Boxster Spyder (987) A Collector Car To Buy Soon

By   December 14, 2018

Porsche Boxster Spyder

Porsche Boxster Spyder

Do you recall when the 987 generation of the Porsche Boxster Spyder was released? The press went completely crazy for the lightweight version of the roadster.

The Spyder shaved its weight down to what the original 986 weighted. That’s about 200 pounds less than the 987 S model. It received a small power bump of 10 horsepower over the S. With just these small changes it is how they work together to offer an invigorating driving experience perfect for the track or a back road.

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Lotus Elise Or Porsche Boxster

By   March 6, 2018

Lotus Elise versus Porsche Boxster

Lotus Elise versus Porsche Boxster

Both the Lotus Elise and Porsche Boxster offer an incredible driving experience. They each provide a somewhat affordable (or very affordable on the used market) mid-engine performance roadster . But that is where the comparison largely ends. They are both fast and ready for a curvy road, but they use very different methods of accomplishing this.

The Elise truly harkens back to the philosophy set by the British sports car maker’s founder, Colin Chapman, of adding lightness. This is what makes the small Elise great as it provides an excellent power-to-weight ratio even without much horsepower.

The Boxster is on the other end of the spectrum. It is a comparably heavy car, but it offers a more refined drive with much more horsepower. From a power-to-weight ratio it is very close to the Lotus, but in a more livable package.

Let’s take a look at some of the comparable variations of each model and see just how close or far apart they are.

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Porsche Is Getting Very Serious About The Porsche Boxster Spyder

By   November 27, 2017

Porsche Boxster Spyder

Porsche Boxster Spyder

With the pre-718 Porsche Boxster Spyder and Cayman GT4, Porsche showed that they were getting more serious about their non-911 sports cars. At the time the Cayman sat above the Boxster in the model lineup. With the introduction of the 718 Boxster and Cayman the Boxster moved slightly ahead of the Cayman in the pecking order costing a bit more just as the 911 Cabriolet sits above the Carrera.

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Lamborghini Huracan Spyder – Daily Picture

By   August 24, 2016

Lamborghini Huracan Spyder

It has been said that a picture is worth a thousand words. Because of this we will attempt to daily share a picture that we find interesting and post just a small amount about the picture.

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