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What is Better Lotus Elise or Audi RS4?

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Lotus Elise Audi RS4

12 reasons to buy Lotus Elise

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 4 4 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

420 bhp vs 120 bhp

305 kw. vs 90 kw.

71% or 300 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 430 nM vs 168 nM 61% or 262 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.90 sec. vs 5.7 sec. 0.8 sec.
More top speed 155 mph vs 126 mph 29 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 20 mpg vs 38.5 mpg 93% or 18.5 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 28.99 mpg vs 46 mpg 59% or 17.01 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 13 mpg vs 29.99 mpg 131% or 16.99 mpg
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 246 liters vs 115 liters 53% or 131 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2305 kg vs 1072 kg 53% or 1233 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 460 kg vs 287 kg 38% or 173 kg

3 reasons to buy Audi RS4

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 110 g/mile vs 208 g/mile 89% or 98 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 785 kg vs 1845 kg 135% or 1060 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.7 meters vs 11.10 meters 4% or 0.4 meters

Neutral reasons Lotus Elise vs. Audi RS4

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 7800 RPM vs 5600 RPM 28% or 2200 more rpms.
Engine capacity 4163 cm3 vs 1796 cm3 57% or 2367 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4555 mm vs 3785 mm 17% or 770 mm shorter
Width 1814 mm vs 1719 mm 5% or 95 mm wider
Height 1391 mm vs 1143 mm 18% or 248 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2650 mm vs 2300 mm 13% or 350 mm more
Front tires size 255/40R18 vs 175/55 R16V
Rear tires size 255/40R18 vs 225/45 R17V
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)