Following in the footsteps of the nineteen fifties and sixties 356 Speedsters, 550 Spyders, different 718 Spyders and the two thousand ten Boxster 987 Spyder, the Boxster 981 Spyder is by far the most powerful of them. The power-to-weight ratio of the original 718 Spyder 1.7- and 2.0-litre 4-cylinder models was better though already 55 years earlier. Visually the Porsche Spyders are characterized by their unique side view silhouette – the result of the low windscreen and low roofline when the temporary canvas top is fitted.
The folks at Bring A Trailer is currently offering a gorgeous looking 2016 Porsche Boxster Spyder that has only traveled 204 miles since new. Featuring a Racing Yellow exterior over black leather and Alcantara upholstered interior, this is a very well-optioned example of the Boxster 981 Spyder as it comes with a black bikini-style soft top, 20″ Carrera S alloy wheels, bi-xenon headlights with Porsche Dynamic Light System Plus (PDLS+), a speed-activated rear spoiler, Porsche Ceramic Composite Brakes (PCCB), the Light Design Package, carbon-fiber trim, 18-way power-adjustable seats, a rearview camera, Porsche Communication Management (PCM), navigation, automatic climate control, and cruise control.
Powered is derived from a mid-mounted 3.8L flat-six and was factory rated at 375 horsepower and 309 lb-ft of torque. Power is sent to the rear wheels through a six-speed manual transaxle. This combination allows the Boxster Spyder to offer a traditional sports-car driving experience but with contemporary performance.
Don’t miss this chance to acquire a desirably equipped and low mileage example of the Boxster 981 Spyder that’s presented beautifully with its Racing Yellow color scheme. Head over to the official listing now to place your bids!