Yet in many ways the two cars are very similar.
They both have a similar type of flat engine, they both seat 2 comfortably but you can get 4 people into the cars in a pinch, and they are both are classic rear wheel drive sports cars. Of course the Porsche cost 4X the money and has exactly 2X the horsepower of the BRZ and yet it is currently and possibly the most desired car by twenty something year olds.
The Porsche is verging on super car status and yet it is possibly the most desired car by forty something year olds.
Check it out as we Mashup these two cars in this Mile High review to see what makes them so similar to each other.