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2012 Porsche Boxster 981 specs


Curb weight 1310 kilograms (2888 pounds)
Year introduced 2012
Displacement 2706 cubic centimeters (2.7 liters / 165 cubic inches)
Maximum power 265 metric horsepower (261 brake horsepower / 195 kilowatts) @ 6700 rpm
Maximum torque 280 Newton-meters (207 pound-feet) @ 6500 rpm
Engine location mid-mounted
Drive front wheel drive
0 to 60 mph 5.4 seconds
0 to 100 kph 5.7 seconds
Quarter mile 14.2 s @ 105 mph
Top speed 270 kph / 168 mph


Boxster distance acceleration in feet

300 feet 6.1 s @ 66 mph
1/8 mile 9.5 s @ 86 mph
1000 feet 12.0 s @ 97 mph
1/4 mile 14.2 s @ 105 mph
2000 feet 18.5 s @ 115 mph
1/2 mile 22.2 s @ 123 mph

Boxster acceleration times in miles per hour

0 - 10 mph 0.9 s
0 - 20 mph 1.8 s
0 - 30 mph 2.6 s
0 - 40 mph 3.3 s
0 - 50 mph 4.2 s
0 - 60 mph 5.4 s
0 - 70 mph 6.8 s
0 - 80 mph 8.3 s
0 - 90 mph 10.3 s
0 - 100 mph 12.9 s
0 - 110 mph 16.6 s
0 - 120 mph 21.0 s

Boxster acceleration times in kilometers per hour

0 - 10 kph 0.6 s
0 - 20 kph 1.2 s
0 - 30 kph 1.7 s
0 - 40 kph 2.2 s
0 - 50 kph 2.7 s
0 - 60 kph 3.1 s
0 - 70 kph 3.6 s
0 - 80 kph 4.2 s
0 - 90 kph 4.9 s
0 - 100 kph 5.7 s
0 - 110 kph 6.5 s
0 - 120 kph 7.4 s
0 - 130 kph 8.4 s
0 - 140 kph 9.6 s
0 - 150 kph 11.0 s
0 - 160 kph 12.7 s
0 - 170 kph 14.8 s
0 - 180 kph 17.4 s
0 - 190 kph 20.1 s
0 - 200 kph 22.8 s

Boxster distance acceleration in meters

100 meters 6.4 s @ 110 kph
200 meters 9.5 s @ 139 kph
300 meters 11.9 s @ 155 kph
400 meters 14.2 s @ 168 kph
500 meters 16.3 s @ 178 kph
600 meters 18.3 s @ 185 kph
700 meters 20.3 s @ 191 kph
800 meters 22.1 s @ 197 kph

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