The company’s 2015 range in Australia also brings upgrades to the regular Boxster and Cayman lines, along with the Panamera and Macan passenger models.
911 & Boxster Black Edition
Available exclusively in black, of course, the Black Edition models are priced from $209,500 in the 911 range and $110,800 in the Boxster line-up.
For the 911 Black Edition, there’s 20-inch 911 Turbo alloy wheels, LED headlights with Porsche Dynamic Light System Plus, a full-leather interior, and a reversing camera and Park Assist with front and rear sensors.
The new special is rounded out with embossed Porsche crests on the front headrests and ‘Black Edition’ logos on the door guards.
Opt for the Boxster Black Edition and there’s 20-inch Carrera Classic wheels, Bi-Xenon headlights with Porsche Dynamic Light System, a black-painted rollover bar, auto-dimming mirrors, ‘sport design’ steering wheel.
As with the 911 Black, the Boxster special also gets embossed Porsche crests on the headrests and ‘Black Edition’ logos on the door guards.
Both special-edition sets are available for order now, with deliveries to begin in September.
2015 Updates: Boxster, Cayman, Panamera, Macan
For the Boxster, Boxster S, Cayman and Cayman S, there’s a new multi-function steering wheel, 14-way powered sports seats and Front Park Assist. The latter is also standard on the Cayman GTS.
Cayman, Cayman S and Cayman GTS models also gain heated front seats.
Panamera S, 4S, GTS and S E-Hybrid models now feature LED headlights with Porsche Dynamic Light System Plus (PLDS+), while the Panamera Turbo and Turbo S models also gain digital radio.
Updates to the Macan, only recently launched in Australia, are limited to the addition of tyre pressure monitoring as standard equipment.
All of the above updates bring increased prices for the new model year (see below) and, although not updated, a number of models in the Cayenne SUV range have also increased in price.
PRICING (excludes on-road costs)
- Boxster - manual - $105,100 (up $2300)
- Boxster - PDK auto - $110,090 (up $2300)
- S - manual - $131,500 (up $2600)
- S - PDK auto - $136,490 (up $2600)
- GTS - manual - $148,600 (up $3100)
- GTS - PDK auto - $154,890 (up $3100)
- S Diesel - $88,000 (up $3100)
- S - $89,700 (up $3000)
- Turbo - $126,200 ($3800)
- Diesel - $106,100 (up $1400)
- Base petrol - $108,000 (new)
- S - $141,600 (up $1700)
- S E-Hybrid - $140,800 (up $1600)
- S Diesel - $144,800 (up $1600)
- GTS - $154,600 (new)
- Turbo - $233,300 (up $2500)
- Turbo S - $284,700 (new)