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1997 Porsche Boxster Specs

General Specifications

Price:$39 980 USD

Engine Specifications

Engine Specifications:Flat-6
Valvetrain:DOHC 4 Valves / Cyl
Displacement:2480 cc / 151.3 cu in
Bore:85.5 mm / 3.37 in
Stroke:72.0 mm / 2.83 in
Compression:11.0:1
Power:149.9 kw / 201.0 bhp @ 6000 rpm
Specific output:81.05 bhp per litre
Torque:245.4 nm / 181.0 ft lbs @ 4500 rpm
Redline:6600 rpm

Chassis & body

Body/Frame:Unit Steel
Driven wheels:Mid Engine / RWD
Front tires:205/50ZR-17
Rear tires:255/40ZR-17
Front brakes:Vented Discs w/Vacuum Assist & ABS
Front brake size:297 mm / 11.7 in
Rear brakes:Vented Discs w/Vacuum Assist & ABS
Rear brake size:292 mm / 11.5 in
Front wheels:F 43.2 x 17.8 cm / 17.0 x 7.0 in
Rear wheels:R 43.2 x 21.6 cm / 17.0 x 8.5 in
Steering:Rack & Pinion w/Variable Power Assist

Drivetrain

Transmission:5-Speed Manual
Gear ratios:3.50:1, 2.12:1, 1.43:1, 1.03:1, 0.79:1
Final drive:3.89:1

Car dimensions

Weight:1250 kg / 2756 lbs
Wheelbase:2416 mm / 95.1 in
Front track:1455 mm / 57.3 in
Rear track:1509 mm / 59.4 in
Length:4315 mm / 169.9 in
Width:1778.0 mm / 70.0 in
Height:1290 mm / 50.8 in

Speed performance

Car top speed:239.8 kph / 149.0 mph
0 - 60 mph:6.1 seconds
0 - 1/4 mile:14.7 seconds

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