The Top 10 Toys of Summer: Out of the Boxster

Fifty-six years ago, American Porsche distributor Max Hoffman convinced Ferry Porsche to make a bare-bones convertible for the U.S. market. The resulting automobile, the iconic Speedster, proved that less is indeed more when it comes to Porsches. As was the original Speedster— and subsequent versions from 1989 and 1994—the modern Boxster is regarded by Porsche […]

Lighter, Faster: Porsche Presents the Boxster Spyder

Weight is the enemy of performance. It’s something that Porsche, with some 28,000 racetrack triumphs under its belt, knows better than most. To that end, meet the 2011 Porsche Boxster Spyder, the lightest model in the sports-car maker’s range. Although the standard Boxster roadster is hardly what you’d call ponderous, the 2011 Boxster Spyder drops […]