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2020 BMW M4 vs. 2019 Porsche 718 Boxster Review

New 2020 BMW M4

2020 BMW
M4

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New 2019 Porsche 718 Boxster

2019 Porsche
718 Boxster

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MSRP*
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$77,650
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$59,000 to $82,800
Invoice* $72,715 --
MPG - City 17 19 - 21
MPG - Hwy 25 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
The Porsche 718 Boxster requires fewer visits to the gas station than the BMW M4, making it more convenient to drive.

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 M4 is somewhat more expensive than 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 M4 carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Porsche 718 Boxster.

Dimensions
Since the BMW M4 is much wider than the Porsche 718 Boxster, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the BMW M4, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Porsche 718 Boxster.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the BMW M4 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Porsche 718 Boxster.

Handling
The BMW M4 has a significantly larger turning radius than the Porsche 718 Boxster, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW M4 is somewhat more powerful than the Porsche 718 Boxster.

Utility
The BMW M4 offers greater seating capacity than the Porsche 718 Boxster, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the BMW M4 will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Porsche 718 Boxster.

Warranty
The BMW M4 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Porsche 718 Boxster.