The 2013 Porsche Boxster has gone on sale in the United Kingdom. It is priced from £37,589.

The 2013 Porsche Boxster has gone on sale in the United Kingdom.

Priced from £37,589, the entry-level model features an Alcantara interior, an infotainment system and 18-inch alloy wheels. Moving up to the £45,384 Boxster S adds partial leather seats, bi-xenon headlights and 19-inch alloy wheels.

The Boxster is powered by a 2.7-liter flat-six engine that produces 265 PS (195 kW / 261 hp) and 280 Nm (206 lb-ft) of torque. When equipped with a six-speed manual transmission, the model accelerates from 0-60 mph in 5.5 seconds and hits a top speed of 164 mph (264 km/h).

On the other hand, the Boxster S uses a 3.4-liter flat-six engine with 315 PS (232 kW / 311 hp) and 360 Nm (266 lb-ft) of torque. When equipped with a six-speed manual, the car runs from 0-60 mph in 4.8 seconds and tops out at 173 mph (278 km/h).

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