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1995 Porsche 968
2 Dr STD Convertible
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$52,625
2016 Porsche Boxster
Black Edition RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$53,341
5 listings nationwide

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1995 Porsche 968
2 Dr STD Convertible
No Expert Reviews
2016 Porsche Boxster
Black Edition RWD
John Goreham Preview:

This year the Porsche Boxster will turn 20. It was back in 1996 that a new, midengine, convertible-only roadster joined the Porsche lineup with a starting price under $40K. At the time...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

1995 Porsche 968
2 Dr STD Convertible
105
Car_Man_Dan 1995 Porsche 968 2 Dr STD ConvertibleReview:

A Fun Porsche For Not A Lot Of Money! Not Too Many 1995s Out There! — Rare 1995 968!! only 258 Coupes were imported to the US in 1995! This was also the last year for t...

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

25
Jason 1995 Porsche 968 2 Dr STD ConvertibleReview:

Jason's — i like it

2016 Porsche Boxster
Black Edition RWD
10
GuruBYTS6 writes:
Best cab car in class !!!
55
Howard writes:
Beautiful car, but just not worth the money
Stephen writes:
Handling Ranked 2016 BMW Z4 worse.
"Mid engine car."
Value Ranked 2016 BMW Z4 better.
"All year round hard top cabrio. Faster with a tune. Heated steering wheel with winter package. Much less expensive with Italian styling."

Specs

1995 Porsche 968
2 Dr STD Convertible
2016 Porsche Boxster
Black Edition RWD
Powertrain
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
15 MPG
--
22 MPG
20 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
--
32 MPG
30 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 19 gal 16.9 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
236 hp @ 6,200 RPM
236 hp @ 6,200 RPM
265 hp @ 6,700 RPM
265 hp @ 6,700 RPM
Torque
225 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
225 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
206 lb-ft @ 4,500 RPM
206 lb-ft @ 4,500 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11:1
11:1
12.5:1
12.5:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
3,000 cc
2,700 cc
2,700 cc
Bore x Stroke
4.09 in x 3.46 in
4.09 in x 3.46 in
--
--
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats Optional Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Optional Standard
Cassette Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Optional Standard
Passenger Power Seats Optional Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 2 seats
Front Legroom 44.5 in 41.6 in
Back Legroom -- --
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 9.9 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 739 lbs
Exterior
Length 171 in 172.2 in
Width 68.3 in 70.9 in
Height 50.2 in 50.5 in
Wheelbase 94.5 in 97.4 in

Available Options

1995 Porsche 968
2 Dr STD Convertible
2016 Porsche Boxster
Black Edition RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • Jet Black Metallic

Option Packages

  • 6-Disc CD/DVD Changer
  • Bose Surround Sound System
  • SiriusXM Satellite Radio Receiver
  • Porsche Entry and Drive
  • Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM)
  • Porsche Torque Vectoring (PTV)
  • Sport Suspension
  • Sports Exhaust System
  • Exterior Package Painted
  • Rear Fascia Painted
  • Rear Side Air Intakes Painted
  • Side Mirror Painted (Lower Trim)
  • Sports Tailpipe
  • Instrument Dials in Guards Red
  • Instrument Dials in Racing Yellow
  • Instrument Dials in White
  • Painted Interior Package (EER)
  • Sport CHRONO Clock Dial In Racing Yellow
  • Sport Chrono Clock Dial in Guards Red
  • Sport Chrono Clock Dial in White
  • Sport Chrono Package with PCM
  • Aluminum Gear Selector
  • Brushed Aluminum Interior Package
  • Brushed Aluminum Interior Package with Leather Interior
  • Brushed Aluminum Interior Package with Leather and PDK
  • Carbon Center Console Trim
  • Carbon Interior Package
  • Carbon Interior Package with Leather Interior
  • Carbon Interior Package with PDK
  • Extended Interior Package, Dashboard Trim In Leather
  • Extended Interior Package, Door Panel In Leather
  • Inner Door-Sill Guards in Leather
  • Leather Air Vent Slats
  • Leather Interior Package
  • Leather Interior Package (EES)
  • Leather PCM Display Surround
  • Leather Rear View Mirror
  • Painted PCM Display Surround
  • Pedals & Footrest In Aluminum
  • Steering Wheel Rim with Deviating Stitching
  • Sun Visors in Leather
  • Extended Interior Package Plus
  • SportDesign Package
  • Adaptive Cruise Control with Porsche Active Safe
  • Bi-Xenon Headlights with PDLS Plus
  • Bluetooth Handset For Telephone Module
  • Brushed Aluminum Interior Package with PDK
  • Carbon Interior Package with Leather Interior and PDK
  • Carbon Multifunction Heated Steering Wheel
  • Electronic Logbook
  • PARKASSIST Front & Rear with Reversing Camera
  • Porsche Ceramic Composite Brakes (PCCB) W/Yellow
  • SiriusXM Satellite Radio & HD Radio Receiver
  • Tinted Taillights
  • Voice Control
  • Wheels Painted In Black Satin
  • Black Full Leather Seat/Interior Trim
  • Black Partial Leather Seat Trim with Leather Package
  • 14-Way Power Sport Seats with Memory Package
  • 18-Way Adaptive Sport Seats Plus
  • 2-Way Sport Seats Plus
  • Seat Ventilation
  • Transmission: 7-Speed Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK)
  • Wheels Painted in Black (High-Gloss)
  • Wheels Painted in Exterior Color
  • Wheels Painted in Satin Black
  • Wheels Painted In Platinum Satin

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