Quick-fire review of the Porsche Boxster Spyder - more to come
14 May 2010

The Porsche Boxster Spyder is the subject of the first Autocar 90-second video road test, and you can watch it my following the links below.

Autocar will be adding more 90-second video road tests over the coming weeks, so keep coming back to the website to check for updates.

Alternatively, watch the 90-second road test of the Porsche Boxster Spyder here

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15 May 2010

I like the 90 second format - keep them coming!

15 May 2010

Looks and sounds fab, pity about the fiddly roof, however here in Malta you could leave it off most of the time.

15 May 2010

[quote Bcbud]I like the 90 second format[/quote] +1

15 May 2010

I am really really loving this 90 second review. More more more!!!!

if it's heavy, it ain't happenin' 

15 May 2010

[quote tonym911][quote Bcbud]I like the 90 second format[/quote] +1[/quote]

+2

Leave it to Corstorphine and/or Sutcliffe.

16 May 2010

Love the 90 sec format, great for those of us blessed with not a lot of time to keep updated!! Personally I think if you live somewhere where that hideous looking and tricky roof can be down all of the time, and somewhere where the laws on the road are not as strict as here, then the Boxster Spyder makes great sense and definitely the one to have. If however you live in the UK then I can't see exactly what is wrong with the Boxster S? You get more equipment, an electric roof, and save £4,000. Yes, the performance is better with the Spyder, but with our road laws would you really notice much difference? I always see the Boxster as 'the Porsche to have if you can't afford a 911'. If you have a Boxster you can't use everyday, then it will be your second car. This means that you could sell both cars and buy the 911 instead, so why not do that???

16 May 2010

The Ninety Second Review is a welcome addition to written critiques. In the case of the Porsche Boxster Spyder the presenter is affable, enthusiastic in delivery, focussed on his subject matter, and suitably informative. More please!

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