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Porsche 718 Boxster S Or Lotus Elise Race 250 – Your Daily Answers

By   September 16, 2016

Porsche 718 Boxster S Or Lotus Elise Race 250

Porsche 718 Boxster S Or Lotus Elise Race 250

Our last questions was which would you choose a Porsche 718 Boxster S or a Lotus Elise Race 250? Below are the comments that we found most interesting.

Each day we ask you a performance and/or luxury car question. After you submit your answers in the comments we post those that we think stood out most. Keep reading to see what you said to yesterday’s question.
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Lotus Elise Race 250 Will Be Available In The USA

By   July 29, 2016

Lotus Elise Race 250

Lotus Elise Race 250

We often write about very cool track ready cars from Lotus just to say, this this car won’t be sold in the United States. However, that isn’t the case with the Lotus Elise Race 250. The track ready toy is also pretty quick.

Just how fast is the Race 250? At the company’s Hethel test track the new car was able to manage a lap time of 1 minute 33.5 seconds. That’s 0.5 seconds faster than Elise Cup 220 R.

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You Choose: New Mercedes SLK 250 Or Used Porsche Boxster

By   January 5, 2015

New Mercedes SLK 250 or Used Porsche Boxster (986)

New Mercedes SLK 250 or Used Porsche Boxster (986)

One would not necessarily think about comparing a new Mercedes SLK 250 and a used Porsche Boxster (986). But when you start to look at them closer you realize that they are actually quite comparable.

Both are sports cars that allow for wind in your hair driving. There 0-60 mph times are nearly identical and they both have the same amount of horsepower.

The big differences are the engine layout, and engine size as well as the Mercedes offering newer technology. The SLK 250 is also quite a bit more expensive, but being new it comes with a warranty.

So, which would you choose, the new Mercedes SLK 250 or the used Porsche Boxster (986)?

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