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1996 Porsche Boxster 986 204 PS specs


Curb weight 1250 kilograms (2756 pounds)
Year introduced 1996
Displacement 2500 cubic centimeters (2.5 liters / 153 cubic inches)
Maximum power 204 metric horsepower (201 brake horsepower / 150 kilowatts)
Maximum torque 245 Newton-meters (181 pound-feet)
Engine location mid-mounted
Drive front wheel drive
0 to 60 mph 6.5 seconds
0 to 100 kph 6.9 seconds
Quarter mile 15.6 s @ 96 mph
Top speed 240 kph / 149 mph


Boxster distance acceleration in feet

300 feet 6.8 s @ 61 mph
1/8 mile 10.5 s @ 80 mph
1000 feet 13.3 s @ 90 mph
1/4 mile 15.6 s @ 96 mph
2000 feet 20.2 s @ 108 mph
1/2 mile 24.2 s @ 115 mph
3000 feet 26.3 s @ 119 mph
3500 feet 29.1 s @ 124 mph

Boxster acceleration times in miles per hour

0 - 10 mph 1.2 s
0 - 20 mph 2.2 s
0 - 30 mph 3.1 s
0 - 40 mph 4.0 s
0 - 50 mph 5.0 s
0 - 60 mph 6.5 s
0 - 70 mph 8.5 s
0 - 80 mph 10.8 s
0 - 90 mph 13.6 s
0 - 100 mph 17.0 s
0 - 110 mph 21.6 s
0 - 120 mph 26.9 s

Boxster acceleration times in kilometers per hour

0 - 10 kph 0.7 s
0 - 20 kph 1.5 s
0 - 30 kph 2.1 s
0 - 40 kph 2.7 s
0 - 50 kph 3.2 s
0 - 60 kph 3.7 s
0 - 70 kph 4.3 s
0 - 80 kph 5.0 s
0 - 90 kph 5.9 s
0 - 100 kph 6.9 s
0 - 110 kph 8.1 s
0 - 120 kph 9.5 s
0 - 130 kph 11.0 s
0 - 140 kph 12.7 s
0 - 150 kph 14.6 s
0 - 160 kph 16.8 s
0 - 170 kph 19.5 s
0 - 180 kph 22.6 s
0 - 190 kph 25.9 s
0 - 200 kph 29.1 s

Boxster distance acceleration in meters

100 meters 7.1 s @ 102 kph
200 meters 10.4 s @ 129 kph
300 meters 13.2 s @ 144 kph
400 meters 15.6 s @ 154 kph
500 meters 17.8 s @ 165 kph
600 meters 20.0 s @ 173 kph
700 meters 22.1 s @ 180 kph
800 meters 24.1 s @ 185 kph
900 meters 26.0 s @ 191 kph
1 kilometers 27.8 s @ 196 kph

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