2016 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray vs 2016 Porsche 911
The 2016 Chevy Corvette Stingray and the 2016 Porsche 911 are both world-class sports cars that offer other-worldly performance. If you crave the kind of acceleration that shoves you firmly into the back of a deep bucket seat, and the kind of handling that devours winding country roads, then both cars will suffice. That said, you want the car that’s both the best performance model, and the car that’s the best for your money, right? Find out how they compare below.
Power: The base Corvette Stingray comes standard with a 6.2L V8 engine to crank out a massive 460 hp with sport exhaust. The Porsche 911 comes standard with a 3.4L six-cylinder that makes 350 hp. The Corvette Z06, the pinnacle of the Corvette lineup, comes with a supercharged 6.2L V8 that makes a massive 650 hp. The top tier 911 Turbo S tops out at 560 hp.
Performance: The Corvette Stingray will propel you from 0 to 60 mph in a mere 4.0 seconds. The base 911 will take 4.2 seconds. The Corvette Z06 will do the same in an astonishing 3.0 seconds, while the 911 Turbo S will as well.
Fuel: The base Porsche 911 with 3.4L six cylinder earns a respectable EPA estimate of 19 mpg city/27 mpg highway, while the more powerful—and quicker—Corvette Z06 earns a17 mpg city/29 mpg highway based on EPA estimates.
Price: The Corvette Stingray has a base price of $55,400 MSRP. The Porsche 911 starts at $84,300 MSRP, and for the Turbo S you can expect to pay $182,700 MSRP. The Corvette Z06 starts at only $79,400 MSRP, or less than the base 911.
Warranty: In the Corvette you can rest easy with a 5-years/100,000-mile powertrain warranty. The Porsche 911 is only backed by a 4-year/50,000-mile powertrain warranty.
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