2005 Porsche Boxster Top Comparisons

Users ranked 2005 Porsche Boxster against other cars which they drove/owned. Each ranking was based on 9 categories. Here is the summary of top rankings.

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2005 Porsche BoxsterReview
Anthony writes:
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This car is fast and amazing. Youth will not find a better sorts car. 2005 is the first year of the redesign and it is gorgeous.

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2005 Porsche BoxsterReview
Mike writes:
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Really fun to drive and high quality build. Great way to become a member of the Porsche family without spending too much money.

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GuruBDV7R writes:
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Car has it all best car for the money

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2005 Porsche Boxster SReview
Dylansenters writes:
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Amazing Roadster That Anyone Would Love! — This car is an amazing driver's car, and super fun to drive around. It has power, speed, and terrific handling. The car also has amazing storage space for it's class with two trunks. The only downside is not having back seats, but that is expected.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: Fast, Handling, Storage, Looks

Cons: Small, High maintenance costs

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2005 Porsche Boxster SReview
Abdulrahman writes:
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Worth Trying Out On A Free Weekend.. Maybe. — Thing is with this car is that it was given to me at the worst time possible: senior year. Yes it's a super fast car; yes it's as flashy as Las Vegas; but as awesome as it could've been, it was pretty impractical. I needed to haul around massive objects for projects and stuff, as well as massive friends a lot of the time, and most streets and weather conditions back in my home town were never too welcoming of a high maintenance car such as this. I actually blew 2/6 cylinders and the crank in a light. But one thing it is good at, is the Corniche; a 60 mile run with only 2 lights, no police, and very little traffic.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: It's a Porsche

Cons: It's a Porsche

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2005 Porsche Boxster SReview
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Sweet — Love driving it with top down in the open highway. Has plenty of pick up. When called upon, this car delivers. The overall appearance is like falling in love each day I open the garage door. A bit on the pricy side to maintain.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: powerful

Cons: expensive to maintain

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2005 Porsche Boxster SReview
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Love It — Simply a great feeling when driving this car...It's a true roadster. You can't beat the ride, handling and acceleration. If you have never driven one, you owe it to yourself to drive one. I also love driving with the top down...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Performance and handling is second to none

Cons: nothing

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2005 Porsche Boxster SReview
Lilu writes:
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Brilliant! — Performance - Great performance and handling. Build Quality - Excellent build quality, car feels like new even today. Appearance - conservative interior and exterior styling which slows the ageing process. Cost of Ownership - Acceptable fuel economy considering the performance. Tyres are expensive to replace though. Fun Factor - You cant help but drive it fast in all situations!

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: Beautifully balanced chassis

Cons: None

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2005 Porsche Boxster SReview
Joeifagroup writes:
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Love It — Overall the car is Amazing, Performance is close top my 911, Beautiful to look at its Appearance is wonderful. As wit all Porsche's its the Solid Build Quality, They just do it right. Save for the 986. Wanted a convertible and the 911 was designed to be a coupe, So we opted for the Boxter S and were very happy. Love It

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: Amazing

Cons: none at this time

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2005 Porsche Boxster SReview
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Porsche 987 Boster S — By far the best performance/handling/balanced sports car along with the Cayman. More fun then a 997 911, but not quite as fast in a straight line...have beaten BMW 335i, Mitsubishi Evolution MR ( though many will argue otherwise, but that's normally from the ones who haven't driven ANY of these cars and dumb kids who can't even drive yet! )and many more in the year and a half that i've owned this car.

Pros: driver feedback beyond this time..fun car

Cons: could use a retractable hardtop instead of cheap soft top

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2016 Porsche Boxster Reviews

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2015 Porsche Boxster Reviews

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2014 Porsche Boxster Reviews

Review By Kirk

I am trilled with this car. I now own 3 Porsche’s this is my favorite. Read More

Review By Iain1069

Pristine condition and was given a thorough review by a qualified mechanic and given a clean bill of health. Runs great. Read More

2013 Porsche Boxster Reviews

Review By Guru9BLQX7

It was $3500 over priced and I did not want a Green porsche Read More

Review By MitchM67

A beautiful and nicely equipped model. Minor collision damage noted on Carfax has substantially lowered the perceived value. Could make a nice driver for someone willing to get a PPI performed on it ... Read More

2012 Porsche Boxster Reviews

Review By Steve

Fantastic and fun. Great performance and value if you can get a low mileage well maintained one. Read More

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The Boxster Spyder is light, fast, nimble and perfectly balanced - everything you would want in a sports car. Porsche quality is also exceptional. This is a near perfect sports car for the enthusiast.... Read More

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