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    Curb Weight (Boxster vs. BoxsterS vs. CaymanS)

    why is boxster the lightest of them all?
    and cayman S is only 11 lbs lighter than boxster?
    does anyone know?
    if you do a engine swap on a boxster rather than a boxster S, would that be even faster?

    http://www.neuralblog.com/_content/Auto-News/Sportec-SP370-based-on-Boxster-38-987_bid-243_pn-1.html

    also, i'm just wondering if anyone has any information about the zeintec zeintop (cayman look-alike top)
    i emailed them, but they never replied

    Re: Curb Weight (Boxster vs. BoxsterS vs. CaymanS)

    Well the Boxster got smaller brakes, smaller standard rims + tyres + smaller hub bearings, all aluminum bearing bridge (as oppsoed to the Boxster S's alu+iron), also standard 5gears instead of 6, so I don't think you'll fare better to do the Boxer 3.8 engine swap with the Boxster. Boxster also got smaller anti-roll bars to start with. Check out the previous issue of the Excellent magazine with the US 997S club special on the cover, they have a pretty comprehensive review on the Sportec mod Boxster.

    Re: Curb Weight (Boxster vs. BoxsterS vs. CaymanS)

    icic
    thx for the info

     
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