When we compare the Porsche Boxster's and the Tesla Model S's specifications and ratings, The Tesla Model S has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Porsche Boxster's and the Tesla Model S's specifications and ratings, the Tesla Model S is a better car than the Porsche Boxster.
Porsche Boxster vs. Tesla Model S Pricing
A used 2016 Porsche Boxster ranges from $37,049 to $106,799 while a used 2016 Tesla Model S is priced between $24,997 to $47,523.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Porsche Boxster’s base engine makes 265 horsepower, and the Tesla Model S base engine makes 315 horsepower. The Boxster is rated to deliver an average of 24 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 507 miles. The Model S is rated to deliver an average of 98 miles per gallon of gasoline-equivalent (MPGe), with a highway range of 210 miles.This gives the Tesla Model S the advantage in fuel efficiency and the Porsche Boxster the advantage in maximum range. The Boxster uses gasoline, and the Model S uses electricity.