Compare 2014 Chevrolet Corvette vs 2014 Porsche Boxster

2014 Chevrolet Corvette
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2-Door Conv w/1LT
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Corvette Stingray 2-Door Conv w/1LT 17 29 $52,780 $58,000
Corvette Stingray 2-Door Conv w/2LT 17 29 $52,780 $58,000
Corvette Stingray 2-Door Conv w/3LT 17 29 $52,780 $58,000
Corvette Stingray 2-Door Coupe w/1LT 17 29 $48,230 $53,000
Corvette Stingray 2-Door Coupe w/2LT 17 29 $48,230 $53,000
Corvette Stingray 2-Door Coupe w/3LT 17 29 $48,230 $53,000
Corvette Stingray 2-Door Z51 Conv w/1LT 17 29 $56,420 $62,000
Corvette Stingray 2-Door Z51 Conv w/2LT 17 29 $56,420 $62,000
Corvette Stingray 2-Door Z51 Conv w/3LT 17 29 $56,420 $62,000
Corvette Stingray 2-Door Z51 Coupe w/1LT 17 29 $51,870 $57,000
Corvette Stingray 2-Door Z51 Coupe w/2LT 17 29 $51,870 $57,000
Corvette Stingray 2-Door Z51 Coupe w/3LT 17 29 $51,870 $57,000
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2-Door Roadster
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Boxster 2-Door Roadster 20 30 N/A $50,400
Boxster 2-Door Roadster S 20 28 N/A $62,100
Pricing
Invoice Price
$52,780
N/A
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$58,000
$50,400
Monthly Payment Estimate
$967 / month
$840 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.8
9.0
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray sets a new benchmark for value among well-equipped, comfortable, high-performance sports cars. The 2014 Porsche Boxster defines the luxury sports roadster segment with its power, grace, and style.
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Fuel Economy
City
17 mpg 20 mpg
Highway
29 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Two Seater Two-Seaters
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity
2 2
Front Hip Room (in)
53.70 53.4
Front Head Room (in)
37.90 38.6
Front Shoulder Room (in)
55.20 51.7
Passenger Volume (ft³)
52.0 -
Front Leg Room (in)
43.00 42.6
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
63.00 60.1
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - -
Length, Overall (in)
176.90 172.2
Height, Overall (in)
48.9 50.5
Track Width, Rear (in)
61.70 60.5
Wheelbase (in)
106.70 97.4
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
73.90 70.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
10.0 9.9
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.3 x 0.90 11.8
Brake Type
Pwr 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.6 x 1.18 12.4
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
18.5 16.9
Steering
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Rack-Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.53 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
12.0 - 16.4 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.7 36.4
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P285/35ZR19 P265/45ZR18
Rear Tire Order Code
XBK NA
Front Tire Size
P245/40ZR18 P235/45ZR18
Spare Tire Size
NA NA
Front Tire Order Code
XBK NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3362 2888
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
19 x 10.0 18 X 9
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
NA NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8.5 18 X 8
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA NA
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
11.3 -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - 340
Engine
Engine Type
Gas V8 Premium Unleaded H-6
Fuel System
Direct Injection Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
460 @ 4600 206 @ 4400
Engine Order Code
LT1 NA
Displacement
6.2L/376 2.7 L/165
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
455 @ 6000 265 @ 6700
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
21 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
29 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
17 20
Transmission
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.90 3.33
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.78 2.05
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.42 NA
Trans Order Code
MEP 480
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.42 3.89
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.13
Trans Description Cont.
Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.50 0.84
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.66 3.67
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.30 1.46
Trans Type
7 6
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.74 0.97
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Summary
Body Style
Convertible Convertible
Vehicle Name
Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Porsche Boxster
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - -
Suspension Type - Front
Short/Long Arm Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Transverse Leaf Spring Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - -
Suspension Type - Rear
Short/Long Arm Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Transverse Leaf Spring Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.7 7.6 (Est)
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
5 -

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