New range-topping GTS models will debut in Beijing next month.
Porsche has introduced the Cayman GTS and Boxster GTS ahead of the cars public debut at the Beijing Motor Show. The GTS models are based on the Cayman/Boxster S and top the lineup with more power and performance, aesthetic upgrades and dynamic changes. With an additional 15 horsepower and 7 pound-feet of torque, the 3.4-liter flat-six engine is rated at 335 hp and 280 lb-ft in the Cayman GTS and 325 hp and 272 lb-ft in the Boxster GTS. A six-speed manual comes as standard with an optional seven-speed dual-clutch auto.
With the latter, the Cayman GTS sprints from 0-62 mph in 4.6 seconds with the Boxster GTS taking 4.7 seconds. Manual-equipped models have a higher top speed with respective top speeds of 177 mph and 175 mph. Coming as standard on the GTS models are the Sport Chrono package that sharpens vehicle responses, and the Porsche Active Suspension Management system (PASM), which includes a 20-mm lowered suspension and electronically-controlled adaptive dampers. Distinguishing features include revised front and rear bumpers, blackened bi-xenon headlights, 20-inch Carrrera S alloys, and a cabin fitted with sports seats and upholstered in leather and Alcantara.