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2019 BMW M240 vs. 2019 Porsche 718 Boxster Review

New 2019 BMW M240

2019 BMW
M240

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New 2019 Porsche 718 Boxster

2019 Porsche
718 Boxster

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MSRP*
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$50,400 to $52,400
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$59,000 to $82,800
Invoice* $47,370 to $49,230 --
MPG - City 21 19 - 21
MPG - Hwy 30 25 - 28
Engine(s) Inline-6 Horizontal
Seating Capacity 4 2
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the BMW M240 as you will with the Porsche 718 Boxster, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

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). Based on MSRP, the BMW M240 is clearly a better financial choice over the Porsche 718 Boxster. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The BMW M240 carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Porsche 718 Boxster.

Dimensions
The BMW M240 is a little narrower than the Porsche 718 Boxster, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. When looking at overall length, the BMW M240 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Porsche 718 Boxster.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the BMW M240 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Porsche 718 Boxster.

Handling
The BMW M240 has about the same turning radius as the Porsche 718 Boxster, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The BMW M240 has less horsepower than the Porsche 718 Boxster, so it will probably be somewhat slower.

Utility
The BMW M240 offers greater seating capacity than the Porsche 718 Boxster, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The BMW M240 has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Porsche 718 Boxster.

Warranty
The BMW M240 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Porsche 718 Boxster.