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2012 Porsche Boxster S 981 specs


Curb weight 1320 kilograms (2910 pounds)
Year introduced 2012
Displacement 3000 cubic centimeters (3.0 liters / 183 cubic inches)
Maximum power 315 metric horsepower (311 brake horsepower / 232 kilowatts) @ 6700 rpm
Maximum torque 360 Newton-meters (266 pound-feet) @ 5800 rpm
Engine location mid-mounted
Drive front wheel drive
0 to 60 mph 4.6 seconds
0 to 100 kph 4.8 seconds
Quarter mile 13.3 s @ 111 mph
Top speed 284 kph / 176 mph


Boxster S distance acceleration in feet

300 feet 5.7 s @ 70 mph
1/8 mile 8.8 s @ 91 mph
1000 feet 11.2 s @ 103 mph
1/4 mile 13.3 s @ 111 mph
2000 feet 17.2 s @ 124 mph

Boxster S acceleration times in miles per hour

0 - 10 mph 0.8 s
0 - 20 mph 1.5 s
0 - 30 mph 2.2 s
0 - 40 mph 2.9 s
0 - 50 mph 3.6 s
0 - 60 mph 4.6 s
0 - 70 mph 5.7 s
0 - 80 mph 7.0 s
0 - 90 mph 8.6 s
0 - 100 mph 10.5 s
0 - 110 mph 13.1 s
0 - 120 mph 16.1 s

Boxster S acceleration times in kilometers per hour

0 - 10 kph 0.5 s
0 - 20 kph 1.0 s
0 - 30 kph 1.5 s
0 - 40 kph 1.9 s
0 - 50 kph 2.3 s
0 - 60 kph 2.7 s
0 - 70 kph 3.1 s
0 - 80 kph 3.6 s
0 - 90 kph 4.2 s
0 - 100 kph 4.8 s
0 - 110 kph 5.5 s
0 - 120 kph 6.3 s
0 - 130 kph 7.1 s
0 - 140 kph 8.1 s
0 - 150 kph 9.2 s
0 - 160 kph 10.4 s
0 - 170 kph 11.9 s
0 - 180 kph 13.7 s
0 - 190 kph 15.5 s
0 - 200 kph 17.3 s

Boxster S distance acceleration in meters

100 meters 6.0 s @ 117 kph
200 meters 8.8 s @ 146 kph
300 meters 11.1 s @ 165 kph
400 meters 13.2 s @ 179 kph
500 meters 15.2 s @ 189 kph
600 meters 17.0 s @ 198 kph

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