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2019 Chevrolet Corvette vs. 2019 Porsche 718 Boxster Review

New 2019 Chevrolet Corvette

2019 Chevrolet
Corvette

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New 2019 Porsche 718 Boxster

2019 Porsche
718 Boxster

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MSRP*
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$60,400 to $125,400
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$59,000 to $82,800
Invoice* $56,414 to $117,124 --
MPG - City 13 - 16 19 - 21
MPG - Hwy 19 - 25 25 - 28
Engine(s) V-8 Horizontal
Seating Capacity 2 2
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 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 Chevrolet Corvette 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). The Chevrolet Corvette 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 Chevrolet Corvette carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Porsche 718 Boxster.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Corvette is much wider than the Porsche 718 Boxster, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Chevrolet Corvette, which is slightly longer than the Porsche 718 Boxster.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Chevrolet Corvette does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Porsche 718 Boxster.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Chevrolet Corvette has a much more powerful engine than the Porsche 718 Boxster. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Chevrolet Corvette and the Porsche 718 Boxster. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries into the Chevrolet Corvette as you will in the Porsche 718 Boxster.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Chevrolet Corvette is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Porsche 718 Boxster.