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2016 Porsche Boxster Spyder First Drive [w/video]

More Mature, Less Special?

The 2016 Porsche Boxster Spyder looks awesome on paper, and it's pretty great to drive. But does it recapture the magic that made the last one so special? We head to Italy to find out.

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This man literally loves a Porsche [NSFW]

Security camera footage captures a man redefining the term "auto erotic" with a Porsche Boxster that he just can't keep his hands off of (or other parts out of).

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Porsche Boxster Spyder GT4 under consideration

Popular demand for the new Cayman GT4 could spur Porsche to build an even hotter version of the new Boxster Spyder, reports indicate.

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2016 Porsche Boxster Spyder marks the return of something great [w/video]

Porsche Woos Us With 375 Horsepower, 0-60 In 4.3 Seconds, And A Manually Operated Cloth Roof

The Porsche Boxster Spyder is back with 375 horsepower, a manual transmission, a no-frills interior, and a manually operated cloth roof. We want one. Now.

Spy Shots
911 beware! Porsche testing new top-trim Boxster

The Boxster and Cayman are like the scrappy siblings compared to their star brother – the Porsche 911. And now it looks like the rivalry is about to get even more serious, as our spies have captured this hotted-up Boxster doing some winter testing.

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The mid-engine Porsche backstory

Driving Stuttgart's Amidships Offerings At Laguna Seca

As an automaker's identity evolves over years, its signature becomes defined by any number of factors – heritage (Mercedes-Benz), image (Lamborghini), or market share (Toyota). In the case of Porsche, it was an engineering quirk that forged the German company's most enduring character trait.

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Evo makes the case for the world's best driving road in Majorca

What good is a sports car if you haven't got a great place to drive it? It's a common refrain that we've heard time and time again. But few are as familiar with the problem as they are in the UK, where the number of people, cars on the road and traffic cameras keep growing to conspire against the joy of driving. Leave it to Evo, then, to depart in search of the greatest driving road in the world.

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Porsche unlocks secrets of its mid-engine 911

Porsche is beginning to realize that it's sitting on a goldmine of automotive history with its secret vault full of rare cars. Autoblog toured it a few months ago, and we were amazed at all of the curiosities hidden inside. Now, it's starting to let more folks in thanks to a new series of YouTube videos. Chris Bruce

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2015 Porsche Boxster GTS First Drive [w/video]

A Mid-Engine Master Of Driving Dynamics

You know the sound: the startling pop-brraaap-pop-pop shotgun fire of unspent flammables coursing through exhaust pipes that usually signals a raw, naughty powerplant beneath the hood.

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Porsche testing four-cylinder Boxster at the Nürburgring

Porsche recently introduced a four-cylinder version of the new Macan for markets outside of North America, carrying Zuffenhausen's first four-pot since the 968 ended its production run the better part of two decades ago. But you can bet the compact crossover won't be the only Porsche to get the four banger before all's said and done. These spy shots, we're told, are evidence of just that.

Consumer Reports selling its road-tested roadsters [w/video]

Here's a chance to acquire a celebrity-owned vehicles, and this time at a discount instead of a premium. So the celebrity in this case is Consumer Reports, that magazine that could be equally adored and abhored by car enthusiasts. CR buys all of its test vehicles and usually finds willing second owners within its own ranks, but its opening its small used-car lot to the public. On the forecourt are four roadsters: an automatic 2012 Audi TT 2.0 TF

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Porsche's legends can't wait to play with new Boxster on the track

Porsche has gathered topless legends from its history, and one notorious hardtop, to show off some of the metal that inspired the 2013 Porsche Boxster. Unfortunately, they sat in the garage on the first day of filming a promo at the Barber Motorsports Park because an all-day rainstorm also decided to enjoy the track.

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2013 Porsche Boxster rated at 22/32 MPG

If you put us in charge of Porsche Boxster development, we'd have demanded more power, less weight and improved fuel efficiency. We now know that the new 265-horsepower, 2.7-liter boxer six is capable of producing 10 more ponies than the outgoing model, and overall tonnage was slashed by 55 pounds, so the base model is already two-thirds of the way toward our vision.

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2013 Porsche Boxster S laps 'Ring in 7:58

While the ink has barely dried on our 2013 Porsche Boxster S First Drive, the automaker has reportedly just divulged the roadster's official lap time around the famed Nürburgring circuit in Germany – the grueling racetrack that serves as a benchmark test for today's sports cars. According to Porsche, its new two-seat convertible crossed the start

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2013 Porsche Boxster is ready to be your summer fling

Lighter. Faster. Efficient-er. These three adjectives are things you definitely want to hear when talking about a new sports car, and the 2013 Porsche Boxster embodies all three.

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