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Here's how the 2010 Porsche Boxster, 2010 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class, 2010 Nissan 370Z and the 1998 Jaguar XK8 measure up.
2dr Roadster
$47,600
Starting MSRP
2dr Roadster SLK 300
$46,900
Starting MSRP
2dr Cpe Manual
$30,410
Starting MSRP
2dr Cpe
$64,900
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
2-door 2-door 2-door 2-door
Seats
2 2 2 4
Engine

255.0-hp, 2.9-liter, Flat 6 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

228.0-hp, 3.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

332.0-hp, 3.7-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

290.0-hp, 4.0-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

Combined MPG
24 21 0 0
Size
172.1" length, 50.5" height 161.5" length, 51.1" height 167.2" length, 52.2" height 187.4" length, 51.0" height
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive

Exterior color

Exterior color

Interior color

Interior color

Tanin Red

Dark Gray / Med Gray

Ocean Blue

Charcoal

Black

Cuoio Naturale

Sand Beige

Gray

Cocoa

Sea Blue

Ecru / Royal Blue

Agate / Spruce

Dark Blue

Beige

Ebony

Fern

Stone Grey

Grey / Dark Grey

Red

Natural Beige

Black

Stone / Black

Crystal Blue

Oatmeal

Cashmere

Charcoal

Ivory

Transmissions

Transmissions

7-Speed A/T

M/T

6-Speed M/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

7-Speed A/T

M/T

6-Speed M/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

M/T

6-Speed M/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

5-Speed A/T

Vehicle

EPA Classification
Two-Seater Two Seater Two-Seater Mini-Compact

Wheels

Spare Wheel Size
- N/A 17 x -TBD- in 17 x 8 in
Rear Wheel Size
17 x 8.5 in 17 x 8.5 in 18 x 9.0 in 17 x 8 in
Front Wheel Size
17 x 7.0 in 17 x 7.5 in 18 x 8.0 in 17 x 8 in
Spare Wheel Material
- N/A Steel N/A
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum Aluminum Alloy
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum Aluminum Alloy

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
N/A 90 150 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
N/A N/A N/A N/A

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM
214 @ 4400-6000 221 @ 2500 - 5000 270 @ 5200 290 @ 4250
Engine Type
Gas Flat 6-cyl Gas V6 Gas V6 Gas V8
Displacement
2.9L/177 3.0L/183 3.7L/-TBD- 4.0L/244
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
255 @ 6400 228 @ 6000 332 @ 7000 290 @ 6100

Mileage

EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
22 MPG 20 MPG N/A N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Cruising Range - City
321.10 mi 333.00 mi 342.00 mi N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy
456.30 mi 481.00 mi 475.00 mi N/A
Estimated Battery Range
N/A N/A N/A N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
19 MPG 18 MPG 18 MPG N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
27 MPG 26 MPG 25 MPG N/A

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs 5-Link w/stabilizer bar Multi-link Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear
MacPherson Strut Independent Independent Fully Independent
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut Independent Independent Fully Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs 3-Link w/stabilizer bar Double wishbone Double Wishbone

Brakes

Brake Type
Pwr Pwr Pwr Power
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.5 x -TBD- in 11.8 x 1.1 in 12.60 x 1.1 in 12.1 x 1.1 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.8 x -TBD- in 10.9 x 0.4 in 12.60 x 0.6 in 12.1 x 0.8 in
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes Yes Yes

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
16.9 gal 18.5 gal 19 gal 19.9 gal

Steering

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
N/A 2.16 2.7 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A 34.7 ft N/A
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
36.4 ft 34.5 ft 32.8 ft 40.7 ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
N/A N/A 13.5 Variable
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion Variable Pwr Rack & Pinion Speed-Sensitive Pwr Rack & Pinion

Tires

Front Tire Size
P205/55ZR17 P225/45R17 225/50WR18 P245/50ZR17
Spare Tire Size
- N/A T145/80D17 P245/50R17
Rear Tire Size
P235/50ZR17 P245/40R17 245/45WR18 P245/50ZR17

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
- - - N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
- - - N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
- - - N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
- - - N/A

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
2943 lbs 3208 lbs 3232 lbs 3673 lbs

Dimensions

Track Width, Rear
60.4 in 61.0 in 62.8 in 59.0 in
Height, Overall
50.9 in 51.1 in 52.2 in 51.0 in
Passenger Capacity
2 2 2 4
Front Leg Room
33.5 in 42.5 in 42.9 in 43.0 in
Second Shoulder Room
N/A N/A N/A 51.5 in
Front Head Room
37.6 in 37.9 in 38.7 in 37.4 in
Front Shoulder Room
N/A 52.2 in 54.4 in 55.2 in
Second Head Room
N/A N/A N/A 33.3 in
Track Width, Front
58.7 in 60.1 in 61.0 in 59.2 in
Second Hip Room
N/A N/A N/A 42.9 in
Second Leg Room
N/A N/A N/A 23.7 in
Liftover Height
N/A N/A 35.9 in N/A
Passenger Volume
N/A 48.8 ft³ 52.3 ft³ 75 ft³
Wheelbase
95.1 in 95.7 in 100.4 in 101.9 in
Length, Overall
172.1 in 161.5 in 167.2 in 187.4 in
Trunk Volume
9.9 ft³ 9.8 ft³ 4.2 ft³ 11.1 ft³
Front Hip Room
53.4 in 54.6 in 54.6 in N/A
Min Ground Clearance
5.0 in N/A 4.84 in 5.7 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors
70.9 in 70.4 in 72.6 in 72.0 in

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