Compare 1998 Dodge Viper SRT vs 1998 Porsche Boxster

1998 Dodge Viper SRT
1998 Porsche Boxster
Add Vehicle
Select style
2-Door RT/10 Convertible
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door RT/10 Convertible 12 21 $57,520 $64,000
2-Door GTS Coupe 12 21 $59,720 $66,500
Select style
2-Door Roadster w/Tiptronic
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Roadster Manual 19 26 $35,895 $41,000
2-Door Roadster w/Tiptronic 17 24 $35,895 $41,000
Pricing
Invoice Price
$57,520
$35,895
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$64,000
$41,000
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1067 / month
$683 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
12 mpg 17 mpg
Highway
21 mpg 24 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Two Seater Two-Seater
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in)
53.8 51.7
Passenger Capacity
2 2
Front Leg Room (in)
42.6 41.6
Front Hip Room (in)
- TBD - -TBD-
Front Head Room (in)
37.5 38.1
Passenger Volume (ft³)
- TBD - -TBD-
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in)
43.9 50.8
Track Width, Rear (in)
60.6 60.2
Wheelbase (in)
96.2 95.2
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - -TBD-
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
75.7 70.1
Track Width, Front (in)
59.6 57.7
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.0 4.1
Length, Overall (in)
175.1 171.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
6.8 9.1
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
NA Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.0 x 0.87 11.5 x 0.80
Brake Type
Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.0 x 1.26 11.74 x 0.95
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
19.0 15.3
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.7 16.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
40.5 35.8
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.4 2.98
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
41.3 -TBD-
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P275/40ZR17 P205/55R16
Spare Tire Size
T155/80D16 Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P335/35ZR17 P225/50R16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3440 2954
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum -TBD-
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 x 10 16 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in)
16 x 4 -TBD-
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 x 13 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
18.4 -TBD-
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
650 -TBD-
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
451 @ 5200 201 @ 6000
Engine Type
Gas V10 Gas Flat 6-cyl
Fuel System
SMPI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
490 @ 3700 181 @ 4500
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
8.0L/488 2.5L/151
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
12 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
21 24
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again
Synchronized Tiptronic
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.90 4.10
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.78 2.00
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.07 4.21
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont.
Manual Automatic w/
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.50 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.66 3.66
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Clutch Size (in)
12.3 NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.30 1.41
Trans Type
6 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.74 0.74
Summary
Body Style
2 Seat Roadster 2 Door Roadster
Vehicle Name
Dodge Viper Porsche Boxster
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
36 -TBD-
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
1.06 -TBD-
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Double A-arms MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
36 -TBD-
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.87 -TBD-
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double A-arms MacPherson Strut

Get FREE Dealer Quotes

From dealers near you
Go!

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Select a vehicle below
Please choose a make.
Please choose a model.
Please choose a year.
Continue