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What is Better BMW 8-Series or Porsche Boxster?

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BMW 8-Series Porsche Boxster

4 reasons to buy BMW 8-Series

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 6 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

286 bhp vs 261 bhp

210 kw. vs

9% or 25 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 21.11 mpg vs 33.71 mpg 60% or 12.6 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 90 liters vs 64 liters 29% or 26 liters

5 reasons to buy Porsche Boxster

Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.6 sec. vs 7 sec. 1.4 sec.
More top speed 164 mph vs 155 mph 9 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 119 g/mile vs 198 g/mile 66% or 79 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 2 3 generations
Other specs
Less weight 1310 kg vs 1895 kg 45% or 585 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons BMW 8-Series vs. Porsche Boxster

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 4398 cm3 vs 2706 cm3 38% or 1692 cm3 more
Fuel supply Fuel injection vs Multi-point injection fuel
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4780 mm vs 4374 mm 8% or 406 mm shorter
Width 1885 mm vs 1801 mm 4% or 84 mm wider
Height 1340 mm vs 1282 mm 4% or 58 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2684 mm vs 2475 mm 8% or 209 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)