BMW M3 vs Porsche Boxster Spyder

Picture of Porsche Boxster Spyder (987 facelift)
Picture of BMW M3 (E92)
Category Boxster SpyderBMW M3 (E92)
Engine layout 3.4 l B64.0 l V8
Max power (ps / bhp) 320 / 315420 / 414
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 370 / 273400 / 295
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1323 / 29171621 / 3574
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 242 / 238259 / 256
Average price €72,000€69,000

Acceleration (mph)

Speed & distance Boxster SpyderBMW M3 (E92)
0 - 30 mph 1.6 s1.7 s
0 - 40 mph 2.2 s2.5 s
0 - 50 mph 3.4 s3.3 s
0 - 60 mph 4.4 s3.9 s
0 - 70 mph 5.5 s5.6 s
0 - 80 mph 7.2 s7.1 s
0 - 90 mph 8.7 s8.6 s
0 - 100 mph 10.3 s9.4 s
0 - 110 mph 13.0 s12.7 s
0 - 120 mph 15.5 s15.1 s
Est. 1/8 mile 9.2 s @ 93.2 mph8.9 s @ 95.7 mph
1/4 mile 12.7 s12.4 s @ 114.3 mph

Acceleration (kph)

Speed & distance Boxster SpyderBMW M3 (E92)
0 - 100 kph 4.8 s4.3 s
0 - 130 kph 7.7 s6.9 s
0 - 160 kph 10.9 s9.9 s
0 - 200 kph 17.7 s15.2 s
60 - 100 kph (4) 4.9 s4.3 s
60 - 100 kph (5) 6.2 s5.5 s
80 - 120 kph (5) 6.3 s5.4 s
80 - 120 kph (6) 7.6 s6.6 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph 13.0 s10.7 s

General performance

Category Boxster SpyderBMW M3 (E92)
Top speed 267 kph (166 mph)280 kph (174 mph)
Est. max acceleration 0.65 g (6 m/s²)0.66 g (6 m/s²)
Fuel economy 8.3 l/100 km (28 mpg US / 34 UK)13.0 l/100 km (18 mpg US / 22 UK)
Lateral acceleration 1.02 g (10 m/s²)0.94 g (9 m/s²)

Summary

Category Boxster SpyderBMW M3 (E92)
Track Performance 10991053
Straight line speed 24792617
Total 35783670

Verdict

There is no clear winner in this comparison.

This comparison has been viewed 25 times.

User avatar