In comparing the Chevrolet Corvette's and the Porsche Boxster's specifications and ratings, the Chevrolet Corvette has the advantage in the area of base engine power. The Porsche Boxster has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency. Based on this comparison of the Chevrolet Corvette's and the Porsche Boxster's specifications and ratings, the Porsche Boxster is a better car than the Chevrolet Corvette.
Chevrolet Corvette vs. Porsche Boxster Pricing
A used 2016 Chevrolet Corvette ranges from $44,992 to $82,694 while a used 2016 Porsche Boxster is priced between $37,493 to $109,980.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Chevrolet Corvette’s base engine makes 455 horsepower, and the Porsche Boxster base engine makes 265 horsepower. The Corvette is rated to deliver an average of 21 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 537 miles. The Boxster is rated to deliver an average of 24 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 507 miles.This gives the Porsche Boxster the advantage in fuel efficiency and the Chevrolet Corvette the advantage in maximum range. Both models use gasoline.