2017 Porsche Cayman Spy Shots – Porsche is established to introduce a facelift for its entry-level Boxster and Cayman sports cars, both of those of which are approaching the halfway level in their respective lifetime cycles. The updated Boxster is spotted in the wild thoroughly but now we have now new, very revealing spy pictures of the current Cayman.
At the front, the headlights happen to be revised and seem to feature a more angular condition. The design of the front bumper is also new, with the intakes that includes a totally unique form to people on the latest model. And the tail lights have a new inner design.
While the exterior won’t show up being changing substantially, big items are in store for the mechanical. Previous Porsche CEO Matthias Muller (he now heads the Volkswagen Group) previously verified that the Boxster and Cayman will adopt four-cylinder electrical power in mid-2016, which is when the facelifted versions of both equally cars are thanks on the market. Some early prototypes are proven in the video clip underneath and feature a unique four-cylinder ˜boxer’ seem.
Muller has beforehand hinted that Porsche’s flat-four engine, which must can be found in 2.0- and 2.5-liter flavors, and with turbocharging, could acquire nearly 400 metric horsepower in some guises, which is about 395 regular horses. The strongest variations of the recent Boxster and Cayman are the just lately revealed Boxster Spyder and Cayman GT4, which develop 375 and 385 hp respectively from their flat-six engines.
In accordance to experiences, the up-to-date range will nevertheless consist of a base model, sportier S and range-topping GTS. The base model is anticipated to feature the 2.0-liter unit with close to 240 horsepower; the S must have the 2.5-liter device and close to 300 hp; and the GTS ought to have upwards of 370 hp, also from the 2.5-liter unit.
The existing Cayman, released as a 2014 model, is hard to beat when it comes to its blend of style, performance, luxurious and price, so it ought to come as no surprise that it’s one of our favorite cars here at Motor Authority. It even took out our greatest Car to Buy award for 2014, together with the Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG. This up to date variation should really be launched together with the current Boxster, as a 2017 model, and hopefully it’s just as very good.