Compare 2005 Porsche Boxster vs 2005 Chevrolet Corvette

2005 Porsche Boxster
2005 Chevrolet Corvette
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2-Door Roadster
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Roadster 20 29 $38,172 $43,800
2-Door Roadster S 19 27 $46,314 $53,100
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2-Door Coupe
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 18 28 $38,246 $43,710
2-Door Convertible 18 28 $45,014 $51,445
Pricing
Invoice Price
$38,172
$38,246
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$43,800
$43,710
Monthly Payment Estimate
$730 / month
$729 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
20 mpg 18 mpg
Highway
29 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Two-Seater Two Seater
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in)
51.7 55.25
Passenger Capacity
2 2
Front Leg Room (in)
41.6 43.05
Front Hip Room (in)
53.4 53.65
Front Head Room (in)
38.4 37.89
Passenger Volume (ft³)
- TBD - 51.4
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in)
51.0 49.00
Track Width, Rear (in)
60.4 60.70
Wheelbase (in)
95.1 105.75
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - 36.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
70.9 72.60
Track Width, Front (in)
58.7 62.10
Min Ground Clearance (in)
4.1 3.7
Length, Overall (in)
171.6 174.60
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
9.5 22.4
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.73 x 0.94 12.8 x 1.3
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
Four-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.77 x 0.79 12.0 x 1.0
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.9 18.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - 40.3
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.9 16.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
35.8 39.0
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.98 - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P205/55ZR17 P245/40ZR18
Spare Tire Size
Compact N/A
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P235/50ZR18 P285/35ZR19
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2855 3179
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - N/A
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 x 6.5 18 x 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- TBD - N/A
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 x 8 19 x 10.0
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - 11.8
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - 500
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - 110
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
240 @ 6400 400 @ 6000
Engine Type
Gas Flat 6-cyl Gas V8
Fuel System
SMFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
199 @ 4700-6000 400 @ 4400
Engine Order Code
NA LS2
Displacement
2.7L/164 6.0L/364
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
20 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
29 28
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84 0.74
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.44 2.90
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.12 1.78
Trans Order Code
NA MN6
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.75 3.42
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.09 1.00
Trans Description Cont.
Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.50
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.50 2.66
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Clutch Size (in)
9.45 11.69
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.43 1.30
Trans Type
5 6
Summary
Vehicle Name
Porsche Boxster Chevrolet Corvette
Body Style
2 Door Roadster 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - 46
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - 0.91
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
MacPherson Strut 5-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - 36
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - 0.75
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
MacPherson Strut SLA Aluminum

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