The 2011 Porsche Boxster Spyder is Two-door sports roadster .Powered by 3.4-liter flat 6; 6-speed manual transmission or 7-speed dual-clutch automated manual which zaps 0 to 60 m.p.h. acceleration at 4.9 seconds with the 6-speed and 4.6 seconds with the dual-clutch gearbox, according to Porsche estimation.It is estimated to give economy of 29 m.p.g. on the highway and 16 m.p.g in town. The manual transmission does the job well, but it is boosted when it come from the dual-clutch gearbox, especially in Sport Plus mode.
With the Base Price of $62,150, including $950 delivery charge, the Boxster Spyder aims to compete with Audi TTS Roadster $49,725; BMW Z4 sDrive 35is $61,925; Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport convertible $59,530.
The Boxster symbolized the dawn of a new Porsche, one that was reclaiming its technical leadership. Boxster is 14 years old now, Sales have lagged in recent years, and Porsche is not saying when — or if — the next Boxster will emerge. Perhaps to buy itself some time, Porsche recently released a new top-of-the-line version, the Boxster Spyder.