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2015 BMW M6 vs. 2014 Porsche Boxster Review

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Comfort
Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the Porsche Boxster, the BMW M6 may be a little roomier and more comfortable for the driver and front seat passengers.

Convenience
With the Porsche Boxster you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the BMW M6, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

Cost
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). The BMW M6 will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Porsche Boxster, which has a much lower MSRP. 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 M6 will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Porsche Boxster.

Dimensions
Since the BMW M6 is much wider than the Porsche Boxster, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the BMW M6, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Porsche Boxster.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the BMW M6 does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Porsche Boxster.

Handling
The BMW M6 has a larger turning radius than the Porsche Boxster, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW M6 has a much more powerful engine than the Porsche Boxster. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

Utility
The BMW M6 offers greater seating capacity than the Porsche Boxster, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the BMW M6 will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Porsche Boxster.

Warranty
The BMW M6 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Porsche Boxster.

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2015 BMW
M6

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MSRP*: $118,200

2014 Porsche
Boxster

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MSRP*: $50,400 - $62,100
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City MPG: 14 20
Highway MPG: 20 28 - 30
Engine(s): V-8 Horizontal
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 2 - 2
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $108,745 --

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