Compare 2014 Porsche Boxster vs 2014 Chevrolet Corvette

2014 Porsche Boxster
2014 Chevrolet Corvette
Add Vehicle
Select style
2-Door Roadster
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Roadster 20 30 N/A $50,400
2-Door Roadster S 20 28 N/A $62,100
Select style
2-Door Coupe 2LT
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 1LT 17 29 $48,230 $53,000
2-Door Coupe 2LT 17 29 $48,230 $53,000
2-Door Coupe 3LT 17 29 $48,230 $53,000
2-Door Coupe Z51 1LT 17 29 $51,870 $57,000
2-Door Coupe Z51 2LT 17 29 $51,870 $57,000
2-Door Coupe Z51 3LT 17 29 $51,870 $57,000
2-Door Convertible 1LT 17 29 $52,780 $58,000
2-Door Convertible 2LT 17 29 $52,780 $58,000
2-Door Convertible 3LT 17 29 $52,780 $58,000
2-Door Convertible Z51 1LT 17 29 $56,420 $62,000
2-Door Convertible Z51 2LT 17 29 $56,420 $62,000
2-Door Convertible Z51 3LT 17 29 $56,420 $62,000
Pricing
Invoice Price
N/A
$48,230
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$50,400
$53,000
Monthly Payment Estimate
$840 / month
$883 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
9.0
8.8
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2014 Porsche Boxster defines the luxury sports roadster segment with its power, grace, and style. The 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray sets a new benchmark for value among well-equipped, comfortable, high-performance sports cars.
TCC Likes
TCC Dislikes
Fuel Economy
City
20 mpg 17 mpg
Highway
30 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Two-Seaters Two Seater
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in)
38.6 37.90
Passenger Capacity
2 2
Front Shoulder Room (in)
51.7 55.20
Front Leg Room (in)
42.6 43.00
Front Hip Room (in)
53.4 53.70
Passenger Volume (ft³)
- 52.0
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in)
172.2 176.90
Height, Overall (in)
50.5 48.80
Track Width, Rear (in)
60.5 61.70
Wheelbase (in)
97.4 106.70
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
70.9 73.90
Track Width, Front (in)
60.1 63.00
Liftover Height (in)
- - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
9.9 15.0
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.4 12.6 x 1.18
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.8 13.3 x 0.90
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake Type
- Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.9 18.5
Steering
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36.4 37.7
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- 2.53
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
- 12.0 - 16.4
Tires
Spare Tire Size
NA NA
Front Tire Order Code
NA XBK
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P265/45ZR18 P285/35ZR19
Rear Tire Order Code
NA XBK
Front Tire Size
P235/45ZR18 P245/40ZR18
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2888 3298
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 X 9 19 x 10.0
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
NA NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 X 8 18 x 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA NA
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
120 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
340 - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
206 @ 4400 460 @ 4600
Engine Order Code
NA LT1
Displacement
2.7 L/165 6.2L/376
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
265 @ 6700 455 @ 6000
Engine Type
Premium Unleaded H-6 Gas V8
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
20 17
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
24 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
30 29
Transmission
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84 0.50
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.67 2.66
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.89 3.42
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.46 1.30
Trans Type
6 7
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.97 0.74
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.42
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.33 2.90
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.05 1.78
Trans Order Code
480 MEP
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.13 1.00
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Manual
Clutch Size (in)
- - TBD -
Summary
Body Style
Convertible Coupe
Vehicle Name
Porsche Boxster Chevrolet Corvette Stingray
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear
Strut Short/Long Arm
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Strut Transverse Leaf Spring
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Short/Long Arm
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Transverse Leaf Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- - TBD -
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.6 (Est) 8.7
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
- 5
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- NA
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- 11.3

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