Porsche Confirms A New Boxster Spyder Is Coming Out This Year

Okay, we knew this was happening, but we're still jazzed about it. In a speech to investors yesterday, Volkswagen Group chairman Martin Winterkorn confirmed that a new Porsche Boxster Spyder will debut this year. And it will probably be the Boxster you want. » 3/13/15 5:45pm 3/13/15 5:45pm

Is This A New Porsche Boxster Spyder?

The Porsche Cayman GT4 is a car we've already determined is better than sex without even driving it. But the poor little Boxster has to feel a little left out, right? Well, maybe not. » 2/11/15 5:12pm 2/11/15 5:12pm

Proof You Can Go Camping In A Porsche Boxster Spyder

The genius engineers of Porsche heard the chorus of complaints about the Spyder's ragtop and created an aftermarket solution inspired by the Pontiac Aztek. OK, it's not real - but we wouldn't put it past Porsche. [Michael Banovsky] » 10/01/10 1:30pm 10/01/10 1:30pm

— Dan Neil

Pulitzer-winning autojourno Dan Neil dings the Porsche Boxster Spyder and anyone who chooses a row-your-own six-speed over Porsche's PDK automagical tranny, claiming it's faster. Basically it's the same argument for ditching violins for electric guitars in orchestras because they're louder. » 7/27/10 10:00am 7/27/10 10:00am

2012 Porsche Cayman Clubsport: Cayman, Added Bruce

Rumor has it the Porsche Cayman Clubsport, a Boxster-Spyderesque version of Stuttgart's cheapest closed sports car, is on its way for 2012. Lexan rear window? Aluminum doors? You know you want it. » 6/28/10 10:30am 6/28/10 10:30am

2011 Porsche Boxster Spyder: First Drive

California. A camera. An unemployed friend who loves road trips and a 2011 Porsche Boxster Spyder. We drove the hell out of it. Here's five things we learned. Hint: You will be jealous. » 6/03/10 2:00pm 6/03/10 2:00pm

Oh My, How Much Porsche Has Grown!

Remember the ultra-minimal Porsche Boxster Spyder from the Geneva Motor Show? This is how it stacks up against its 1950s predecessor, the Porsche 550 race car. » 3/26/10 9:00am 3/26/10 9:00am

The Porsche Boxster Spyder Says Good Morning From Geneva

Nobody does iterations like Porsche. A simple, lightweight take on the Boxster with a camping tent on top is love at first sight yet again. » 3/03/10 6:00am 3/03/10 6:00am

Porsche Charging $1,700 For One Fucking Battery!

Porsche knows its customers are mostly overpaid, insecure idiots willing to fork over as much as they're asked. "Uhh... yeah, $1,700 for a lithium-ion starter battery sounds right." Even better, you'll still need a lead-acid battery for winter. [MotorAuthority] » 12/09/09 5:15pm 12/09/09 5:15pm

Porsche Boxster Spyder Glides Almost Weightlessly Into LA

The Porsche Boxster Spyder is 176 lbs lighter than a Boxster S and 10 heavier than the original 989 Boxster. We told you how it got lighter by using loops instead of door handles. Now see it in person. » 12/02/09 9:15pm 12/02/09 9:15pm

VIDEO: Driving the Porsche Boxster Spyder

Earlier we made fun of the Porsche Boxster Spyder for losing a tiny bit of weight and adding a ton of cost. Then we watched this video and it changed our minds. Even the gimmicky door pulls are cool. » 12/02/09 5:30pm 12/02/09 5:30pm

How The Porsche Boxster Spyder Shed 176 Lbs And How It Can Lose More

The new Porsche Boxster Spyder makes 10 HP more than the regular Boxster S but, more importantly, at 2,811 Lbs it's 176 Lbs lighter. Here's how Porsche shed that weight and how it could have lost more. » 12/02/09 12:00pm 12/02/09 12:00pm

Porsche Boxter Spyder Shows Off In Mountain Driving Clip

This is what every single Porsche Boxster Spyder will dream about when it goes to sleep at night: zipping around curvy mountain roads, unencumbered by hoards of maliciously slow RVs and driven well past the speed limit. Ah, dreams. » 11/05/09 5:30pm 11/05/09 5:30pm

Porsche Boxster Spyder: The Lightest Porsche You Can Buy

At 2,811 lbs — only 11 lbs more than the 10-year-old 986 Porsche Boxster — the new 2011 Porsche Boxster Spyder will be the lightest Porsche you can buy after it's unveiled at next month's LA Auto Show. » 11/05/09 6:30am 11/05/09 6:30am