The German manufacturer of premium cars 2018-2019 Porsche announced the emergence of the market for next-generation Boxster models account.
The possibility to get acquainted with the detailed specification of the roadster and an order for the car appeared at the Russian motorists from 27 January.
Accordingly, it has been sounded, and the ruble price tag, to which we will return at the end of the review previously understood all befallen model innovations.
Changes must say, not too little – this thoroughly revised exterior, and adjust the architecture of the interior, and a completely new range of turbocharged four-cylinder units.
By the way, returning to the 2018-2019 Porsche Boxster 2016-2017 boxer “four”, apparently, has led developers to add to the name of the index 718 roadster, hinting at kinship modern version of the machine with the legendary cars of 50-60-ies., To win many popular while racing.
That distant “relative” was set in motion just engines with four cylinders, though extremely atmospheric.
Overview 2018-2019 Porsche 718 Boxster S
Before you proceed to a visual inspection of the new generation roadster received the serial number 982, specify the dimensions.
Vehicle length was 4379 mm, width excluding exterior mirrors – 1801 mm, height – 1281 mm.
The distance between the front and rear wheel axles is equal to 2475 mm.
Despite the fact that the 2018-2019 Porsche 718 Boxster as a whole has maintained its pre-reform outline and shape of the main body parts, innovations abound in the exterior.
Thus, the nose of the sports car has received a modified bumper with air intakes and other sections slightly modernized head optics.
Headlights in the basic versions are bi-xenon filling, supplemented by LED daytime running lights.
Optionally available full LED optics with 4-point daylight.
The rear of the roadster has acquired other for Architecture lights, who lost the characteristic edges.
New lighting fixtures with the original structure of the internal elements look much more attractive and stylish, which also contributes to the decorative overlay linking light clusters together.
Seriously transfigured rear bumper is equipped with a diffuser in the center of which is traditionally derived nozzle pipes of the exhaust system.
Depending on version, they may have a different configuration, for example, the sports version of 2018-2019 Porsche 718 Boxster S exhaust end “shotgun”.
Concluding the conversation about the exterior of the new items, we note that the German engineers did not make changes to the design of the retractable roof.
For this reason, was intact and windscreen frame, whereby fixation is carried out the soft top.
The mechanism to raise and lower the roof, spends operation about 9 seconds, provided that the vehicle’s speed not exceeding 50 km / h.
Interior 2018-2019 Porsche 718 Boxster, as well as the exterior, updated quite significantly, but the transformation of parts affected, and not the overall architecture.
Analog chronometer, before settling down between the deflectors, moved slightly higher on the very top of the console, while the air vents themselves acquired a rounded shape.
More significant appearance looks new steering wheel having three spokes are the same, but quite different arrangement of control buttons on them, in particular, a different configuration of the pitch manipulation received transmission.
The rest of the interior of the new 2018-2019 Porsche Boxster repeats predecessor interior, characterized by a high build quality with minimal gaps between parts and the absence of the slightest backlash.
With regard to the basic multimedia system, it is a set of 2018-2019 Porsche Communication Management with the next-generation 7-inch touch screen.
Entertainment center has already in the basic equipment, but without the navigation module is available as an option.
A mid-body roadster layout yielded two whole luggage.
The front compartment is ready to accommodate up to 150 liters of cargo, the rear has a capacity of 125 liters.
Specifications 2018-2019 Porsche Boxster form new 4-cylinder boxer engine with a turbocharger.
Behind the seat backs of the usual “seven hundred and eighteenth” is installed 2.0-liter engine with a maximum power indicator 300 hp
and a peak torque of 380 Nm.
Last maintained in the range from 1950 to 4500 rev / min, which ensures good momentum roadster.
2018-2019 Porsche 718 Boxster with “robot» PDK accelerates to 100 km / h in 4.9 seconds.
Installing the Sport Chrono Package allows you to win even 0.2 seconds, ie,
to spurt up to the same level of speed is spent not more than 4.7 seconds.
Consumption of vehicle fuel 6MKPP averages 7.4 liters, with a 7-band PDK – about 6.9 liters.
Sport version of the 2018-2019 Porsche 718 Boxster S is equipped with a high-torque 2.5-liter engine producing 350 hp
A distinctive feature of the power unit is the VGT, an analog which is used in the 911 Turbo.
Using a supercharger such configuration contributed to the improvement of dynamic characteristics of the Roadster Boxster S. Equipped with PDK and a Sport package car reaches the 100 km / h in just 4.2 seconds.
Speed limit is 285 km / h (10 km / h more than the conventional Boxster).
Fuel consumption S-version with complete manual transmission is 8.1 liters, when “robot” – 7.3 liters.
Suspension of the updated Roadster is configured independent of the design with MacPherson struts at the front and mnogoryichazhka – behind.
The optional PASM chassis with electronically controlled dampers reduces the ride height by 10 mm.
Suspension Mode change using the buttons on the console, providing just two settings: Normal and Sport.
718 2018-2019 Porsche Boxter S, equipped with the PASM adaptive dampers, understated than 10 and 20 mm.
Separately, a few words about the optional package Sport Chrono, already mentioned above.
It provides a number of interesting features that significantly improve the tone and gives the roadster its previously inaccessible passion.
Configure behavior Boxster, you can use the switch on the steering wheel, providing Normal modes, Sport, Sport Plus and Individual (adaptation to your style of driving).
In addition, the car with PDK receives additional Launch Control function (fast start) and Sport Response (more acute reaction to pressing the accelerator pedal).
Price 2018-2019 Porsche 718 Boxter in Russia
The minimum cost of the new Boxter is 3,451,000 rubles.
This is a basic version of the roadster with adjustable column hight and tilt steering column, air conditioning, bi-xenon headlights, drive and heating of mirrors, combined trim multimedia PCM complex (7-inch screen, Bluetooth, USB), standard 18-inch wheels with 5 spokes .
For an extra charge the car can be equipped with climate control, electric seats with the provisions of the memory, adaptive optics, parking sensors and a rearview camera, leather seats, cruise control (can be adaptive), heated and ventilated seats, navigation, high-end audio system (Bose, Burmester) and t. d.
Price 2018-2019 Porsche Boxter S will start with a mark of 4.187 million rubles.
Standard equipment is almost the same as that of the ordinary version of the roadster, except wheels.
Sport is equipped with a modification of the standard 10-spoke wheels measuring 19 inches.