In comparing the Chevrolet Corvette's and the Porsche Cayman's specifications and ratings, the Chevrolet Corvette has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, interior volume and base engine power. The Porsche Cayman has the advantage in the area of fuel efficiency. Based on this comparison of the Chevrolet Corvette's and the Porsche Cayman's specifications and ratings, the Chevrolet Corvette is a better car than the Porsche Cayman.
Chevrolet Corvette vs. Porsche Cayman Pricing
A used 2016 Chevrolet Corvette ranges from $40,809 to $79,994 while a used 2016 Porsche Cayman is priced between $43,637 to $116,999.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Chevrolet Corvette’s base engine makes 455 horsepower, and the Porsche Cayman base engine makes 275 horsepower. The Corvette is rated to deliver an average of 21 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 537 miles. The Cayman is rated to deliver an average of 24 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 507 miles.This gives the Porsche Cayman the advantage in fuel efficiency and the Chevrolet Corvette the advantage in maximum range. Both models use gasoline.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Chevrolet Corvette has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, and front shoulder room. The Chevrolet Corvette and Porsche Cayman are comparable in regards to cargo space.