Cadillac CTS-V vs. Porsche Boxster

Crystal White Tricoat
VS
Carmine Red Metallic

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$72,622 - $77,615
$65,757 - $71,962

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
640 hp
300 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Not Available

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional
Not Available

Engine Type

Engine Type
6.2L (376 ci) supercharged V8 DI Variable Valve Timing (VVT) aluminum
2.0L 4

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional
Not Available

Alarm

Alarm
Optional
Not Available

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional
Not Available

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Not Available
Optional

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers
Not Available
Optional

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Optional

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls
Not Available
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Not Available
Optional

Driver Restriction Features

Driver Restriction Features
Not Available
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
45.7 in.
Not Available

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.4 in.
Not Available

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
35.4 in.
Not Available

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.5 in.
Not Available

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
13.7 cu. ft.
9.7 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Not Available

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Not Available

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Not Available
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional
Not Available

Climate Control

Climate Control
Optional
Optional

AC

AC
Optional
Not Available

Dual Zone

Dual Zone
Optional
Optional

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
5
2

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional
Optional

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional
Optional

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Not Available
Optional

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Optional
Not Available

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Not Available
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory
Not Available
Optional

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat
Optional
Not Available

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Not Available
Optional

Exterior Features

Hands Free Liftgate

Hands Free Liftgate
Not Available
Optional

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror
Not Available
Optional

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
114.6 in.
97.4 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
40.3 ft.
36 ft.

Length

Length
197.6 in.
172.4 in.

Width

Width
72.2 in.
70.9 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4141 .lbs
2943 - 3009 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
640 hp
300 hp

Torque

Torque
630 ft. lbs.
280 ft. lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
.lbs
Not Available

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential
Not Available
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Not Available
Optional

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
19 gal.
14.3 - 16.9 gal.

Combined

Combined
7 - 11 mpg
11 - 14 mpg

City

City
14 mpg
21 mpg

Highway

Highway
21 mpg
28 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension
Not Available
Optional

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Not Available
Optional

Safety Features

HID Headlights

HID Headlights
Not Available
Optional

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights
Not Available
Optional

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Optional

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Cadillac CTS-V Sedan
Porsche 718 Boxster

Body Style

Body Style
4 Door Sedan
Convertible

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Mid-Size
Two-Seaters

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
2

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
97 ft³.
Not Available

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4141 lbs.
2943 - 3009 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
17 mpg.
24 - 25 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
14 mpg.
21 - 22 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
21 mpg.
28 - 29 mpg.

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
10.4
7.0 - 7.3

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
LT4
_PC18_

Engine Type

Engine Type
Supercharged Gas V8
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded H-4

Displacement

Displacement
6.2L/376
2.0 L/121

Fuel System

Fuel System
Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
M5U
250, 480, _PDK01

Trans Type

Trans Type
8
6 - 7

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/Manual Shift
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD - Manual w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.56
3.31 - 3.91

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.97
1.95 - 2.29

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.08
1.41 - 1.65

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.69
1.13 - 1.30

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.27
0.95 - 1.08

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
0.81 - 0.88

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.85
0.62

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.65
Not Available

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.82
3.00 - 3.55

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.85
3.89

Total Cooling System Capacity

Total Cooling System Capacity
11.9 qts.
Not Available

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Multi-Link
Strut

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Magnetic Ride Control
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Magnetic Ride Control
Strut

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
R64
Not Available

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
R64
Not Available

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P265/35R19
P235/35ZR20, P235/40ZR19, P235/45ZR18

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P295/30ZR19
P265/35ZR20, P265/40ZR19, P265/45ZR18

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
19 x 9.5 in.
18 X 8 - 20 X 8.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
19 x 10 in.
18 X 9.5 - 20 X 10.5 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Electric Rack & Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
11.2 - 15.5
Not Available

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.37
Not Available

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
40.3 ft.
36 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
Pwr
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
15.35 x 1.41 in.
13 - 13.8 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
14.37 x 1.10 in.
11.8 - 13.8 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
19.0 gal.
14.3 - 16.9 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.4 in.
Not Available

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
45.7 in.
Not Available

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
56.9 in.
Not Available

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
53.8 in.
Not Available

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.5 in.
Not Available

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
35.4 in.
Not Available

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
54.8 in.
Not Available

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
53.3 in.
Not Available

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
114.6 in.
97.4 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
197.6 in.
172.4 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
72.2 in.
70.9 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
57.2 in.
50.6 - 50.9 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
62.1 in.
59.6 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
61.2 in.
60.3 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
13.7 ft³.
9.7 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
CTS
Boxster

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
Luxury Sport

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
Convertible

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
6.2
2.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
OHV
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
8
4

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
2
4