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Porsche Boxster S

SOLD

— Sold to Nick —

A very special 981 Boxster S PDK, with options totalling over £15,000. Finished in gleaming Agate Grey Metallic (code LM7S) with special order extended natural leather in Carrera Red including the dashboard, centre console and door cards. The fully electric hood is black. The suite of choice options include Hardback Natural Leather Sports Seats Plus with 3-stage heating, PSE switchable sports exhaust, Sport Chrono Plus Package with SPORT, SPORT PLUS and LAUNCH CONTROL modes that decrease the 0-60mph time to just 4.8 seconds, PADM dynamic drivetrain mounts, heated leather steering wheel, Sound Package Plus A.S.K. 9-speaker 235-watt audio system, PCM with Navigation and Phone Connectivity, Bluetooth® Music Streaming, Jukebox hard drive music system, DVD Dolby 5.1 Playback, iPhone/Audio connectivity, Cruise Control, Park Assist Front and Rear, PDLS Dynamic cornering Bi-Xenon headlights with daylight running LEDs, Wind Deflector and 20 inch Sport Techno lightweight alloy wheels. It is also comes optioned with the incredible 7-speed PDK double clutch automatic gearbox.

The Boxster S comes fitted with the mid mounted 3.4 litre DFI flat six engine that produces 315bhp. With this being a 981 Boxster S, it is cleaner and more efficient, translating in cheaper annual road tax, just £305 instead of £565, a significant saving to annual running costs.

Full comprehensive Official Porsche Centre (OPC) service history with stamped book and invoices in the history file. The mileage is 41,300 miles and has just four previous owners from new. The Boxster S comes with 2 original Porsche keys and has the factory Alarm and Immobiliser, as well as the factory fitted Tracker system. The car is HPI clear, has MOT until March 2021 and comes complete with six months warranty.

Tailored finance packages available upon request, please contact us for a personal quote based on your circumstances. Viewings by appointment, we like to perfectly prepare a car for each viewing.

Due to the continued large number of enquiries we are receiving for our Porsche stock, we are offering detailed videos on request to promote social distancing, solo viewings at a secure storage unit if you are considering buying a specific Porsche from us. We will deliver nationwide any of our Porsche that you buy, or alternatively we will store your new Porsche FOR FREE indoors, under cover and on a trickle charger until the end of the lockdown in the UK.

The full list of options that are fitted to our 981 Boxster S

LM7S Agate Grey Metallic Paintwork
NG Special Order Extended Natural Leather in Carrera Red Interior
Black Fabric Roof

C16 Official UK Spec
023 Silver instrument dials
025 Black faced stopwatch
140 PADM Porsche Active Drivetrain Mounts
250 PDK Porsche Doppelkupplung double clutch 7-speed gearbox
317 Sports Seat Plus with 2-way electric operation, left
318 Sports Seat Plus with 2-way electric operation, right
342 Seat heating – 3 stage
345 Steering Wheel heating
446 Wheel centre caps with colour Porsche Crests
454 Cruise Control
490 Sound Package Plus A.S.K. 235 Watt 9-speaker System with Separate Amplifier
551 Removable Wind Deflector
567 Windshield grey graduated top tint
572 Air Conditioning System with carbon filter
603 PDLS Bi-Xenon Dynamic Cornering Headlight System
621 12V socket in passenger side footwell
636 Park Assist Front and Rear
640 Sport Chrono Plus Package
666 Telephone Module for PCM and Bluetooth® Audio Streaming
674 Preparation for Vehicle Tracking System
810 Floor Mats with Porsche Lettering in Carrera Red
841 Leather Steering Wheel with PDK shift buttons
870 Universal multimedia interface
899 ISOFIX child-seat restraint on passenger side
981 Extended Leather dashboard and door panels

P04 Hardback Sports Seat Plus with 2-way electric operation
P23 Porsche Communication Management (PCM 3.1) Navigation and Audio Interface
XRT 20 inch Sport Techno lightweight alloy wheels
XLF Sports Exhaust System (incl. Sports Tailpipe)

Standard items include Electric windows, Dual cup holders, Remote central locking, Trip computer, Daytime running lights, PSM Traction Control, Top Tinted Windscren, Hill Start Assist, Start/Stop Function, adjustable steering column, ABS, Locking wheel bolts, Locking glovebox, Alarm and Immobiliser. All equipment fitted to our Cayman works perfectly, so the car is exactly as it left the factory in July 2012.

The optional PDLS Porsche Dynamic Cornering Bi-Xenon headlights offer exceptional brightness, even in challenging conditions. The light beam pattern actually adjusts from side to side depending on speed and steering wheel movement to light up round a corner increasing your line of sight at night.

“The Porsche Boxster S is an astonishing car. Faster than ever but just as capable on the handling front. The classic flat six in the Boxster S is as responsive and memorable as ever, but feels more mature. There is added throttle response, considerable thrust and a stronger feel through the mid-range. The new Boxster is brilliant and continues to remain one of the world’s most entertaining road cars. With an extravagant new look, classy interior, added accommodation, improved performance, engaging handling and improved comfort, you could argue – at the risk of upsetting the legion of 911 fans – that it is now the most complete model Porsche produces.”
Autocar, 2012

Background
The Porsche 981 is the internal designation given to the third-generation Porsche Boxster models built by Porsche, released in summer 2012. The 981 reflects the new design language from the 918 Spyder and 991 series 911, and features new and revised engine and transmission specifications. Together with a new body, the type 981 features a new chassis; 40 per cent more torsionally rigid, the front track is 40mm wider, the rear 18mm wider and the wheelbase extended by 60mm, but with a small weight reduction of 30kg. The 981 Boxster is the last to feature a boxer six-cylinder engine. The engine does away with the Intermediate Shaft, which proved to be a weak link in pre-2009 Boxster engines.

Exterior
Our hand selected Boxster S looks stunning in its metallic coat of Agate Grey, a connoisseurs Porsche colour. The striking 20-inch Sport Techno lightweight alloy wheels finished in metallic silver with coloured Porsche crests are the perfect contrast to the Agate Grey paintwork. All the trim has a perfect finish, as do the front and rear lights. The windows drop as they should when you open the door. The engine and boot struts also operate as they should. The black fabric hood is in excellent condition and operates perfectly.

Interior
The special order extended Carrera Red Natural leather interior covers the dashboard, centre console and door cards. The Boxster S comes with hard back sports seats that have 3-stage seat heating and electric backs. All of the interior leathers are in excellent condition and provide a perfect contrast to the Agate Grey bodywork. There are no marks or signs of wear to any of the trim parts, panels or switchgear, with the leather retaining a wholly fresh appearance throughout. The sleek aesthetic is topped-off with features like the PCM 3.1 touchscreen system that controls many optional features of the car (Navigation, BOSE Digital Surround System, DAB, DVD DOLBY 5.1 playback, Jukebox music storage of 10,000 tracks, Phone connectivity, Bluetooth® music streaming, music interface).

Engine and Transmission
Our Boxster S is equipped with the 3.4 litre DFI flat six engine. The Boxster S engine produces 315bph and 273ft-lb of torque. The axle load distribution of approximately 45:55 ensures high directional stability and superb road behaviour. The engine starts cleanly when cold or hot, there is no smoke whatsoever either at startup or when driving. There are no unusual sounds or rattles when the engine is running.

The 7-speed double-clutch PDK transmission system provides instant changes, unleashing the power of the engine with minimal fuss. It has four selectable modes, Normal, SPORT, SPORT PLUS and Full Manual Shifting. The combination of Sport Chrono Package Plus, Sport Design Steering Wheel with PDK shift paddles and the PCM 3.1 system, unlock additional shift speeds in both SPORT PLUS and LAUNCH CONTROL modes. These modes only available on the Cayman S with these options selected from the factory along with PDK. They enable the Boxster S to accelerate faster, 0-60 mph in 4.8 seconds instead of 5.0 seconds.

Our Boxster S is equipped with the highly desired Porsche Switchable Exhaust (PSE) system, which unleashes a more sporty sound both on acceleration and lift off. With SPORT or SPORT PLUS mode enabled, the sound increases further, with pops and crackles when you lift off the throttle.

This Boxster S has the PADM dynamic engine/transmission mounts, which electronically control the oscillations and vibrations of the entire drivetrain, especially the engine. By adapting stiffness and damping characteristics to changes in driving style and road surface conditions, the dynamic gearbox mounts combine the benefits that otherwise distinguish hard and soft gearbox mounting arrangements. For the driver, the results are tangible. Handling is perceptibly more stable under load-change conditions and in fast corners. Whenever a less assertive driving style is adopted, the dynamic gearbox mounts automatically soften to enhance comfort. You experience the best of the best worlds—uncompromisingly sporty performance in corners, yet with a high degree of comfort. The Sport or Sport Plus button enables you to switch the dynamic gearbox mounts from Normal to Sport or Performance mode. In conjunction with the optional PCM, the TFT screen in the right-hand circular instrument enables you to view the lateral and longitudinal forces as they act on the vehicle.

Wheels, Tyres and Brakes
Our Boxster comes fitted with the 20-inch Sport Techno lightweight alloy wheels finished in metallic Silver, which are unmarked, free of kerbing damage and corrosion. The brakes are phenomenal, cross drilled and vented discs front and rear. The tyres are matching Porsche N rated high performance tyres with lots of tread remaining.

History File
Our Porsche Boxster S has a full Official Porsche Centre (OPC) service history with evidence of work carried out shown in the original service book and accompanying invoices. The last service was completed at 41,943 miles in February 2019 and it was a Minor service including inspection, all filters, drive belt changed and brake fluid change, as well as a 111 Point Inspection to renew the Porsche Warranty. The next service is due in around 18,000 miles or February 2021, whichever comes sooner. The 981 Boxster S has had a full diagnostics and engine hours check carried out by us in May 2020.

The most recent brake fluid change was at 41,900 miles, the spark plugs were replaced at 27,100 miles in March 2017.

The Boxster S comes complete with invoices of work carried out, original owners manual pack and two keys. The car is HPI clear, has MOT until March 2021 and comes complete with six months warranty.

Tailored finance packages available upon request, please contact us for a personal quote based on your circumstances. Viewings by appointment, we like to perfectly prepare a car for each viewing.

Codicote, Hertfordshire sales@mrsportscars.com