Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the BMW 128, drivers may find the Porsche Boxster a little roomier and somewhat more comfortable.
With the Porsche Boxster you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the BMW 128, due to its tank size and fuel economy.
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Based on MSRP, the BMW 128 is clearly a better financial choice over the Porsche Boxster. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. In this case, the BMW 128 will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Porsche Boxster.
Since the BMW 128 is much slimmer than the Porsche Boxster, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. When looking at overall length, the BMW 128 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Porsche Boxster.
With its lower torque, the BMW 128 doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Porsche Boxster.
The BMW 128 has a smaller turning radius than the Porsche Boxster, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.
The BMW 128 has less horsepower than the Porsche Boxster, so it will probably be somewhat slower.
The BMW 128 offers greater seating capacity than the Porsche Boxster, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The BMW 128 has significantly less cargo room than the Porsche Boxster, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.
The BMW 128 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Porsche Boxster.
Compare the 2013 BMW 128 and the 2014 Porsche Boxster.
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MSRP*: $50,400 - $62,100
|Cash Back Rebate:||Up to $2,000||Visit Rebate Center|
|Low APR Loan:||As low as 3.19%||As low as 2.49%|
|Lease Incentive:||As low as 3.12%||As low as 4.80%|
|Highway MPG:||28||28 - 30|
|Seating Capacity:||4 - 4||2 - 2|
|Basic Warranty:||4 years/50,000 miles||4 years/50,000 miles|
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