Tag: Porsche 718

Porsche Now Offering 3D Printed Bucket Seats As An Option

Porsche has completed development on its innovative 3D printed bucket seats and is now offering the lighter, more comfortable option to customers. First announced in March 2020, the seats are made up of a base support out of expanded polypropylene, which is bonded to a breathable comfort layer that consists of a mixture of polyurethane-based […]

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Electric Porsche 718 Cayman And Boxster Successor Will Have A Mid-Mounted Battery Pack

The next-generation Porsche 718 Cayman and Boxster models will be all-electric but they will still be ‘mid-engined.’ Porsche recently unveiled the 1,073 hp electric Mission R at the Munich Motor Show. Although it’s billed as a concept, Porsche design chief Michael Mauer did admit that “the car is packed to the gills with signs that […]

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Porsche’s North American Sales Slip In Q3 But Carmaker Still On Track For Record Year

Porsche Cars North America has announced its delivery figures for the third quarter of 2021 and while they were down slightly from last year, the automaker is still enjoying a very fruitful year. In the third quarter, Porsche Cars North America delivered a grand total of 15,289 vehicles. That was down 1.7 per cent from […]

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Porsche’s New 718 Cayman GT4 Shines Thanks To Tweaked Chassis, Rev-Happy NA Flat-Six

When it first came out in 2006, the Cayman was basically a coupe version of the Boxster roadster and would become well-recognized as the little brother to the 911. Now on its third generation, the Cayman sprouted the 718 moniker to pay tribute to Porsche’s four-cylinder racing heritage, most notably the Targa Florio races in […]

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Is Porsche Now Working On An Electric Boxster Concept?

With the Taycan, Porsche made its first step towards a (mostly) electrified future. The Macan premium compact SUV is going electric for the next generation, a Cayenne EV could also be in the pipeline, and it appears that the 718 Boxster might be on the same list too. The Stuttgart company’s entry-level open-top sports car, […]

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A 4-Pot 718 Spyder As An Entry-Point To Porsche Sports Cars Sounds Great But We Doubt It’d Happen

It seems not that long ago that we were told that Porsche’s new line of 718 Boxsters and Caymans would be made four-cylinder-only. Even though the turbo flat-fours had decent power, we bemoaned the fact that this incredibly capable chassis had lost one of the key elements of the Porsche driving experience: a nice and […]

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