For Sale: 2001 Porsche Boxster S (986) 3.2L in Great Condition

With its timeless design, exhilarating performance, and meticulous maintenance, this 2001 Porsche Boxster S (986) is ready to ignite your passion for driving.

2001 Porsche Boxster S For Sale

Experience the thrill of driving a timeless classic with our meticulously maintained 2001 Porsche Boxster S (986). This iconic roadster is more than just a car; it’s a statement of style, performance, and engineering excellence.

Fresh off a comprehensive major service, this Porsche Boxster S has been pampered with the care it deserves. Every detail has been meticulously attended to, ensuring optimal performance and reliability on every journey.

Under the bonnet, you’ll find a rejuvenated heart, thanks to a new engine oil and filter and a brand-new air filter to ensure pristine air intake. The cabin also receives a breath of fresh air, with a newly installed cabin/pollen filter for a clean and allergen-free interior ambience.

A new fuel filter has been seamlessly integrated into the system to maintain peak fuel efficiency and engine health. When it comes to stopping power, rest assured, knowing that the brake fluid has been freshly changed, guaranteeing responsive braking in any situation.

But we didn’t stop there. To ensure smooth ignition and optimal engine performance, all coil packs and spark plugs have been replaced, offering a seamless start every time you turn the key. Additionally, a new mass air flow sensor has been expertly fitted, further enhancing engine efficiency and responsiveness.

Powering your adventures is a brand-new battery, providing reliable energy to fuel your drives. And for clear visibility even in the harshest conditions, we’ve installed new wiper blades, ensuring you always have a clear view of the road ahead.

With its timeless design, exhilarating performance, and meticulous maintenance, this 2001 Porsche Boxster S (986) is ready to ignite your passion for driving. Don’t miss your chance to own a piece of automotive history – schedule your test drive today!

2001 Porsche Boxster S For Sale
2001 Porsche Boxster S For Sale

A Little Background on the Porsche Boxster (986)

The Porsche Boxster (986) holds a special place in the hearts of enthusiasts as it marks the resurgence of the mid-engine roadster in Porsche’s lineup. Introduced in 1996 as a 1997 model, the Boxster was Porsche’s first all-new roadster since the iconic 550 Spyder of the 1950s.

Named as a combination of “boxer” (referring to the horizontally opposed engine) and “roadster,” the Boxster was designed to offer a thrilling driving experience with a perfect balance of performance, handling, and affordability. Its sleek, aerodynamic design drew inspiration from Porsche’s rich racing heritage while incorporating modern styling cues.

Powered by a mid-mounted flat-six engine, the Boxster delivered impressive performance and a distinctive exhaust note that captured the essence of the Porsche driving experience. The initial 2.5-litre engine produced 201 horsepower, propelling the car from 0 to 60 mph in around 6 seconds.

The Boxster underwent several updates and enhancements throughout its production run, which lasted until 2004. In 1999, Porsche introduced the more powerful Boxster S variant, featuring a larger 3.2-litre engine producing 250 horsepower, further elevating the car’s performance credentials.

The Boxster (986) received praise from automotive critics and enthusiasts for its exceptional handling, precise steering, and balanced chassis dynamics. Its popularity helped revitalise Porsche’s reputation and financial stability during a critical period.

Today, the Boxster (986) remains a sought-after classic among Porsche enthusiasts. It is celebrated for its timeless design, engaging driving dynamics, and pivotal role in redefining the modern roadster segment.

2001 Porsche Boxster S For Sale
2001 Porsche Boxster S For Sale

Vehicle Information


Alarm, Alloy Wheels, Catalytic Converter, CD Multi Changer, Cruise Control, Electric Mirrors, Leather Interior, Leather Seats, Metallic Paint, Power-assisted Steering (PAS), Power Locks, Power Seats, Power Windows, Rear Spoiler, Sport Seats, Tilt Steering Wheel

Safety Features:

Anti-Lock Brakes, Driver Airbag, Electronic Stability Program (ESP), Immobiliser, Passenger Airbag, Safety Belt Pretensioners, Side Airbags, Traction Control


Clydesdale Classic Cars recently cleaned and re-waterproofed the soft top.

The following is a condensed list of work that has been carried out by Williams Crawford Porsche Specialists since 2016:

    • Transmission Oil Changed at 96,295 miles
    • Water Pump, Poly V Belt Changed at 99,905 miles
    • Water Pump, Drive Belt and Thermostat Changed at 113,702 miles
    • IMS Seal, Rear Crankshaft Seal, Reconditioned Gearbox Fitted and various other work carried out at 120,317 miles
2001 Porsche Boxster S For Sale
2001 Porsche Boxster S For Sale

Vehicle Specification

  • Year: 2001
  • Mileage: 123500 Miles
  • Manufacturer: Porsche
  • Model: Boxster S
  • Body Type: Convertible
  • Transmission: Automatic
  • Engine Size: 3179cc
  • Fuel: Petrol
  • Doors: 2
  • Colour: Blue
  • Drive Side: Right-Hand
  • Date of First Registration: Jan 2001
  • V5 Registration Document: Present
  • Previous owners (excl. current): 4


In conclusion, this 2001 Porsche Boxster S (986) represents the epitome of driving pleasure and performance. With its recent major service, including a comprehensive list of maintenance items such as new engine oil and filter, air filter, cabin/pollen filter, fuel filter, brake fluid, coil packs, spark plugs, mass air flow sensor, battery, and wiper blades, this Boxster S is primed for countless miles of exhilarating journeys.

Whether cruising along winding coastal roads or tearing up the track, this meticulously maintained Boxster S promises an unmatched driving experience. With its timeless design, powerful flat-six engine, and impeccable handling, it’s not just a car – it’s a statement of automotive excellence.

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to own this piece of Porsche history. Schedule your test drive today and discover why the 2001 Porsche Boxster S (986) continues to captivate enthusiasts worldwide.

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Selling Price: £5,995.00

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