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2018 Porsche 718 Cayman GTS review: Slick with a stick - Roadshow

<b>The Good</b> The 718 Cayman GTS is one of the loveliest sports cars available today, and is best experienced with a 6-speed manual transmission.<p><b>The Bad</b> In true Porsche fashion, many should-be-standard niceties are actually à la carte options.<p><b>The Bottom Line</b> The Cayman GTS is the finest expression of …

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2018 Porsche 718 Cayman S Is a Superb but Pricey Ride

The coupe version of the mid-engine 718 Boxster roadster, the 718 Cayman, delivers Porsche-grade thrills for less money than the flagship 911 sports …

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2019 718 Porsche Boxster Spyder spied with the roof down

The testers had good top-down weather<p>Now that we're entering summer, the weather has become ideal for convertible driving, and Porsche testers seem to agree. A 2019 718 Boxster Spyder was spotted testing with its complex — but lightweight — soft top lowered.<p>While the new pictures don't offer any …

Short Report: 2018 Porsche 718 Boxster GTS Review

Full Car Details More Reviews<p>It is largely forgotten in today's <i>nouveau</i> luxury car culture that until 1965 a 4-cylinder engine powered every one of …

2019 Porsche 718 Boxster Spyder spy shots and video

Porsche’s 718 Boxster and Cayman have just received the GTS treatment. But the German sports car marque is already working on the next rung up the …

2018 Porsche 718 Cayman GTS review - price, specs and release dates

<b>Priced from</b> £59,866 <b>Release date</b> Now<p>“Sacrilege!â€� cried enthusiasts when Porsche announced that the new Porsche 718 Cayman wouldn't be available …

Porsche CEO says there will never be an all-electric 911, but maybe 718

Porsche has big plans to electrify its vehicle portfolio in the years to come, but said plans will not include a purely electric 911. According to a …

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We drove a $95,000 Porsche Cayman to see if it's worth the hefty price tag — here's the verdict

The Porsche 718 Cayman is arguably one of the most overlooked cars on the market today. And it's not because it isn't a good car. It's actually a great car. A world-class sports car of the highest order if I may be so bold. But it also lacks the superlatives that have been heaped on its corporate …

MultiBrief: Living with the 718 Cayman: The first 6 months

I took delivery on my 718 Cayman on July 1, a little more than six months ago. The next weekend, I drove 150 miles to Monticello Motor Club for the …

2017 Porsche 718 Cayman S

Parts of California feel as if nature imagined infinite racetracks, piled them on top of and wove them through one another, and then sat back waiting for mankind to invent the automobile and pavement. There are few cars we’d rather drive on roads like these than the Porsche Cayman. It is, as …

Get Your Checkbooks Ready For The New Porsche 718 Cayman GT4

Camouflaged only by snowflakes.<p>What you’re looking at is a practically undisguised Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 caught winter testing by our spy …

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Here's how the Porsche 718 Cayman GTS performs on a race track

GTS on a Porsche means it’s really one of the sportiest designs by the manufacturer.<p>Both the 718 Boxter and Cayman model series were already sporty …

Driving A Porsche 718 Boxster Could Spark Fashion Dilemma

In their latest ad for the 718 Boxster, Porsche suggests that the car you love to drive can have interesting consequences concerning your footwear. …

Here Are More Details About The New Porsche 718 Boxster Spyder

Lighter, more powerful, and naturally aspirated.<p>It’s no longer a secret that Porsche will shoehorn the 911 GT3’s naturally aspirated 4.0-liter …

The Porsche 718 Cayman S manual may just be the world's best sports car - Test figures, curb weight, etc.

Porsche never gave the Boxster or Cayman the respect they deserve because of the iconic status of the 911 in the lineup. You know what? That's fine. …

Future Of The Porsche 718 Boxster And Cayman Isn’t Looking Too Good

Stay calm, at least the 911 isn’t going anywhere.<p>Subaru and Toyota or Mazda and Fiat. What do these automakers have in common? The fact that each has …

Porsche 718 GTS detailed - is flat-four better?

When Porsche introduced the 718 Boxster and Cayman, some enthusiasts the world over threw a fit of frenzy over the company’s decision to retire the …

2019 Porsche 718 Boxster Spyder spied

The new <b>Porsche 718 Boxster Spyder</b> has been photographed during testing in Europe.<p>A report in <i>Autocar</i> suggested the new Spyder would feature a version …

Porsche 718 Boxster Spyder spied looking light and mean

It looks like it's taken a few bits from the Cayman GT4.<p>Porsche doesn't go through much effort to camouflage its test vehicles. Maybe that's because most of its vehicles tend to look a lot like their predecessors, with each design being more evolution than revolution. Yesterday we saw spy shots of …

2018 Porsche Boxster S: Rekindling the love

<b>The Porsche Boxster has been my favorite</b> modern sports car since its debut 20 years ago. It’s an ideal two-seat roadster with a trunk in the front …

Pure Sport: 2018 Porsche 718 Boxster GTS and 718 Cayman GTS

<b>CIRCUITO ASCARI, Spain —</b> As it left the pits, the chalky-gray 2018 Porsche 718 Cayman GTS set its lip like a schoolboy in a fistfight and made a dive …

2018 Porsche 718 Cayman review

Porsche’s all-new 718 Cayman raises the bar for the brand’s ‘entry-level’ performance products.<p>Porsche’s all-new 718 Cayman raises the bar for the …

2018 Porsche 718 Boxster and Cayman GTS First Drive Review | Improving the breed

Powertrain, turbo improvements help make these the automaker's best-performing machines<p>MÁLAGA, Spain – Blood red with a band of orange, some yellow and a halo of pure white, the cloudless skies over southern Spain begin to glow with the day's first light. Gibraltar, just to the east, appears blue. …

2018 Porsche 718 Cayman and Boxster GTS First Drive Review

Playing the options game<p>Few automakers play the options game as cleverly as Porsche. No matter what model you’re looking at, the siren song of the Porsche configurator is ready to lure you onto the rocks of financial ruin. And it’s not just the obvious big-ticket stuff such as carbon-ceramic …

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2018 Porsche 718 Boxster / Cayman GTS

The greatest pleasure to be found in Porsche’s 982-chassis 718 Boxster and 718 Cayman exists between the edge of grip and the edge of control. It’s a …

First Drive: 2018 Porsche 718 Cayman and Boxster GTS

MALAGA, Spain — Porsche is famous for deriving new variants from existing models. The 911 Carrera, the most obvious example of this hair splitting, …

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2018 Porsche 718 Boxster GTS and 718 Cayman GTS new car review - Driven: Porsche's best Boxster and Cayman models

2018 Porsche 718 GTS review: still on the G-Spot

There's so much to do when you try improving a perfect car. Especially when external factors force you to drop two cylinders and still get more power …

Porsche 718 Boxster / Cayman

Look who's back for the 19th time.<p>Porsche’s 718 Boxster convertible and 718 Cayman hatchback sports-car siblings have become regulars on our 10Best Cars list, and with the dynamic duo little changed for 2018, it wasn’t hard to welcome them back for another year. The situation was a little dicier …