Porsche brought a new four-cylinder boxer models Boxster and Cayman


According to Fan Magazine Porsche flat-6 News preparing this iconic sports car manufacturer introducing a new four-cylinder engine, which should settle in models of Boxster and Cayman .

Unofficially, it should be about September this year at the Motor Show in Frankfurt that is already in the light of the world pushing the first information about this news. The base should be a six-cylinder engine with a displacement of 3.8 l known from a model Carrera S , who will remove the two cylinders. The result will be the volume of 2.5 l , lower weight and with it the associated lower operating costs while still very respectable dynamics by German philosophy of the brand.

The new drive unit in opposite directions of the pair of pistons should achieve the highest performance to 261 kW (350 hp) and a torque of 360 Nm. A decent dynamics and especially audio performance with extra care will limiter set at 7500 rpm. And we forget we certainly had no turbocharger, variable timing of distributions VarioCam Plus or direct fuel injection. Am I also used the drive train? The power transmission to the rear wheels will look dual clutch transmission PDK . Whether we will see six-speed manual, no one yet knows.

As I mentioned in the introduction, the new engine will propel the pair currently the smallest representatives of the brand with the fact that by 2015 will join them even smaller, completely new model . That, however, will have to do without turbocharging.