Porsche Boxster growing to make room for small two-seater, report saysMon, 16 Aug 2010
The next-generation Porsche Boxster will get a longer wheelbase and measure nearly 173 inches long overall, British magazine Autocar says on its Web site.
Why is the Boxster growing? To create room at the bottom of the Porsche lineup for a new two-seater based on the Volkswagen BlueSport concept shown at the Detroit auto show in 2009, the report says.
VW needs Porsche and Audi to sell versions of the BlueSport, along with a VW version, to make the project financially viable.
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By Dale Jewett