by Tony West
For 2014 Porsche tricks out the Boxer and Cayman with GTS standard sport features. The Porsche Boxer GTS and the Cayman GTS offers blacked out bi-xenon headlights, 20-inch wheels, and black tail pipes as standard. More significant than GTS badges is the powerful 3.4 liter V6 engine in the Boxer GTS and the Cayman GTS. The V6 boasts 330 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque in the Boxer GTS and 340 horsepower and 280 lb-ft of torque in the Cayman GTS.
The new standard Sport Chrono package includes a 6-speed manual transmission or a 7-speed PDK transmission. With a manual transmission, the Boxer GTS has a top speed of 174 mph and the Cayman GTS 177 mph. The Boxer GTS and the Cayman GTS feature standard Porsche Active Suspension Management that gives the driver a choice of normal or sportier suspension settings.
The interior of the Boxer GTS and the Cayman GTS features GTS badges on the headrest and the tachometer along with an Alcantra leather wrapped steering wheel, Alcantra headliner and center console.
The 2014 Porsche Boxer GTS is priced at $73,500 and the 2014 Porsche Cayman GTS is priced at $75,200.