Up for auction is this unique 1999 Porsche Boxster 6-speed equipped with many tasteful upgrades. The first Porsche to be designed from the ground up as a roadster since the iconic 550 Spyder, the Boxster was introduced in 1996 as Porsche’s premier mid-engine two-seater sports car. Highlighting a robust 3.4 L engine from a 996, custom modifications, and exciting aftermarket performance upgrades, this 1999 example shows approximately 80k miles on the odometer and is now being offered for auction in great overall condition by its seller in Chicago, IL.
Finished in Silver, this Boxster is said to be in excellent overall condition with minimal wear present. Exterior features include a black factory hardtop, clear aftermarket taillights, and upgraded 18” RUFF Racing wheels which come wrapped in Michelin tires. A very unique build, this Boxster is sure to please its next owner.
Inside, this Boxster is appointed with a black leather interior that showcases several unique features including EVO MS sport pedals as well as a carbon fiber shift knob, brake handle, and door sills. The center console trim has been painted in silver and a full custom sound system has been installed consisting of door-mounted woofers, upgraded tweeters, and an Alpine amplifier. Showing to be well-sorted inside and out, the seller confirms that all gauges, electronics and accessories are fully functional at this time.
At 54,248 miles, this Boxster was professionally engine swapped 3.4 L flat-six sourced from a 996. Producing approximately 300 HP, the build sheet from Vision Motorsports in Laguna Hills, CA. includes LN Engineering IMS/RNS, an IPD plenum, 997 bolts, a German ECU flash and more. Performance upgrades consist of Fabspeed 200-cell cats, H&R Sport Springs, a carbon fiber strut brace, stainless steel brake lines, performance headers and Boxster S cross-drilled rotors with red calipers. A third radiator was also recently installed in order to keep this upgraded power plant running cool. Offered with a clean bill of health, this Boxster is stated to be in excellent driving condition.
The sale of this remarkable 996-powered Boxster will include extensive, service records including new engine specs, all factory books, and two sets of keys. Accompanied by a clean Carfax report as well as a clear title, this Boxster is available for immediate delivery to a new home. Offering the power of a 911 coupled with phenomenal mid-engine agility, this one-of-a kind Boxster offers a driving experience like no other.