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Porsche Boxster Spyder (2015-2016) – Specifications & Performance

2015-2016 Porsche Boxster Spyder (981) Technical Specifications

type Series Production Car
released at 2015 NYIAS
built at Stuttgart, Germany
predeccesor 2010 Porsche Boxster Spyder
engine Flat-6
position Mid, Longitudinal
aspiration Natural
block material Aluminum
valvetrain DOHC, 4 Valves per Cyl w/VVT & VarioCam Plus
fuel feed Direct Fuel Injection
displacement 3800 cc / 231.89 in³
bore 102 mm / 4.02 in
stroke 77.5 mm / 3.05 in
compression 12.5:1
power 276 kw / 370.1 bhp @ 6700 rpm
specific output 97.39 bhp per litre
bhp/weight 281.44 bhp per tonne
torque 420 nm / 309.8 ft lbs @ 4750 to 6000 rpm
body / frame Unitary Steel & Aluminum Monocoque w/Aluminum Hood
driven wheels RWD
front tires 235/40 ZR 19
rear tires 265/40 ZR 19
front brakes Ventilated Discs w/6-Piston Aluminum Monobloc Calipers
f brake size 34 x 340 mm / 1.34 x 13.39 in
rear brakes Ventilated Discs w/4-Piston Aluminum Monobloc Calipers
r brake size 28 x 330 mm / 1.10 x 12.99 in
front wheels F 48.3 x 20.3 cm / 19 x 8 in
rear wheels R 48.3 x 24.1 cm / 19 x 9.5 in
f suspension MacPherson Struts w/Gas-Pressure Dampers, Anti-Roll Bar
r suspension Transverse Control Arms w/Coil Springs over Gas-Pressure Dampers, Anti-Roll Bar
curb weight 1315 kg / 2900 lbs
wheelbase 2475 mm / 97.4 in
front track 1526 mm / 60.1 in
rear track 1540 mm / 60.6 in
length 4414 mm / 173.8 in
width 1801 mm / 70.9 in
height 1262 mm / 49.7 in
transmission 6-Speed Manual
tran clutch 240mm
gear ratios 3.31:1, 1.95:1, 1.41:1, 1.13:1, 0.95:1, 0.81:1
final drive 3.89:1
top speed ~290 kph / 180.09 mph
0 – 60 mph ~4.3 seconds
0 – 1/4 mile ~12.7 seconds
0 – 100 kph ~4.5 seconds
0 – 200 kph ~14.8 seconds
drag 0.33 Cd
urban fuel econ eu 14.2 L/100 km or 16.56 mpg-us
extra urban fuel econ eu 7.5 L/100 km or 31.36 mpg-us
combined fuel econ eu 9.9 L/100 km or 23.76 mpg-us
emission 230 g/km
fuel capacity 64 litres or 16.90 gal.
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