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2021 MINI MINI-Convertible vs. 2020 Porsche 911 Review

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2021 MINI
MINI-Convertible

MSRP*: $27,400 to $38,400
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2020 Porsche
911

MSRP*: $110,200 to $133,400
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MPG - City 23 - 26 MPG 17 - 18 MPG
MPG - Hwy 32 - 37 MPG 23 - 24 MPG
Seating Capacity 4 seats 4 seats
Cargo Space 7.6 ft3 Info not available
Engine I-3, Inline-4 Horizontal
Transmission Auto Manual, Manual Manual
Drivetrain Front-wheel All-wheel, Rear-wheel
Horsepower 134 - 228 hp 379 - 443 hp
Exterior Length 151.1 - 152.5 in 177.9 in
Exterior Width 68.0 in 72.9 in
Leg Room Front 41.4 in
Rear 30.9 in
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Head Room Front 39.8 in
Rear 39.0 in
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Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

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Comparison Review

Convenience
The Porsche 911 requires fewer visits to the gas station than the MINI MINI-Convertible, 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). Based on MSRP, the MINI MINI-Convertible is clearly a better financial choice over the Porsche 911. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The MINI MINI-Convertible carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Porsche 911.

Dimensions
Since the MINI MINI-Convertible is much slimmer than the Porsche 911, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the MINI MINI-Convertible, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Porsche 911.

Handling
The MINI MINI-Convertible has a smaller turning radius than the Porsche 911, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the MINI MINI-Convertible is significantly less powerful than the Porsche 911. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

Powertrain
The MINI MINI-Convertible has much less torque than the Porsche 911, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the MINI MINI-Convertible and the Porsche 911.

Warranty
The MINI MINI-Convertible comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Porsche 911.