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GM Improves Rank in J.D. Power Initial Quality Study

2013 Porsche Boxster S If you’re in the market for a new Porsche, GMC, Lexus, Infiniti or Chevrolet vehicle, you should be happy with your purchase, as these brands topped J.D. Power & Associates’ 2013 Initial Quality Study. The study is based on a survey of more than 83,000 owners of new 2013 vehicles after 90 days of ownership. Last year, Lexus, Jaguar, Porsche, Cadillac and Honda took the top five spots, in that order, and Smart, FIAT, Mini, Volkswagen and Mitsubishi ... continue reading»

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2013 Porsche Boxster Fuel Economy Rated by EPA

The Environmental Protection Agency has released fuel economy estimates for the base 2013 Porsche Boxster. The newly redesigned luxury sports car is fitted with an all-new 2.7-liter flat-six engine that produces 265 horsepower, which is an increase of 10 horsepower over the 2012 model. When matched to a six-speed manual transmission, the EPA estimates the Boxster is capable of reaching 20/30 mpg city/highway. It should earn 22/32 mpg with the optional seven-speed dual-clutch automatic. Not only ... continue reading»

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Porsche Considers Adding Entry-Level Boxster

In an interview with Automotive News Europe, Porsche CEO Matthias Mueller said that 2014 may see a new entry-level roadster added to the brand’s lineup. This new model would be a descendent of the iconic Porsche 550, a mid-engined convertible made from 1953 to 1956 which was very successful in European auto racing. Mueller said it would be “a small open top two-seater,” and Automotive News predicts it would be less expensive than the Porsche Boxster. The base Boxster ... continue reading»

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