Porsche Boxster came out in the year and 1996 and quickly became one of the most iconic sports car. It was often referred to as the executive’s toy and names like the ” boy racer’s dream”. For any sports car enthusiast fast was a synonym to the Boxter.

There no two ways that buying a second hand car involves high risk and when the car is the Porsche Boxster, it makes you think for a while that there is some catch it. After all why would anyone give away the car this car for any prize possible. Before you make your purchase, you need to be sure that the thing that you are buying is worth the money and consider factors like age, owner, service and mileage. Here are some useful tips to help you in this process.

  1. You need to understand the that Boxster is a sports car and these cars are very different from the usual. They are highly expensive to run and maintain, for example the tyres may wear out very easily due to the high speed drive and also the brake discs get hampered to a great extent. Replacement of these parts can cost you a lot and if there arises a need for calling the professionals from porsche, the bill may go over the roof. But think this out, you are buying the porsche Boxster, if you look after it well enough, you can be sure of a high residual value.
  1. Keep in mind that, the older the car model is, the greater are the chances of facing trouble. When buying making selections, do not get swayed by the low price for this super car and buy a model that is as new as possible. Also, should be available within your budget. Check the driving history of the car if you can, look for any mishandling in the past and if the car has been involved in any criminal case.
  1. If you are one of those smart buyers, who prefer to do the shopping of big and small things online then this would really help in determining the actual condition of the car and gain an idea about the take care and pride of the owner towards the car.

While looking at the pictures, try to judge if the car is shining and polished well, this will help you in identifying if the person has pride in owning the car or not. Proceed only if the car is shining as a jewel or close to it. Look at the interiors, carpet, mats and upholstery, you can tell a lot about the care that has been put by the owner to maintain the car. If you are satisfied with the quality of the features as mentioned proceed towards purchasing.


Make sure that you purchase the car from a trusted source and get perfect documentation of the deal.