2019 Porsche 718 Boxster T verdict
With an even keener focus on driving pleasure and a selection of usually optional performance parts, is the Porsche 718 Boxster T the pick of the range?...
If you were already considering optioning a Boxster with a range of performance upgrades, such as the limited-slip differential and lowered suspension, spending the £7200 premium for the T is certainly worth thinking about.
For a start, if you were to tick every box to spec your standard Boxster identically, there’s a saving to be had of around 10%. It’s not markedly different to drive than a regular Boxster with the same options applied, and the T's coloured interior trim, 20in wheels and exclusive badging definitely give it added kudos.
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Rated 5 out of 5
2019 Porsche 718 Boxster T specification
Price £53,916 Engine 4cyl, 1988cc, turbocharged, petrol Power 296bhp at 6500rpm Torque 280lb ft at 2150-4500rpm Gearbox 6-spd manual 0-62mph 5.3sec Top speed 170mph Kerb weight 1350kg (DIN) Economy 32.5mpg (WLTP) CO2, BIK tax 187g/km (NEDC derived), 37%