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What is Better Lotus Elise or Chrysler Stratus?

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Lotus Elise Chrysler Stratus

5 reasons to buy Lotus Elise

Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.7 sec. vs 14.40 sec. 8.7 sec.
More top speed 126 mph vs 119 mph 7 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 110 g/mile vs 137 g/mile 25% or 27 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 785 kg vs 1485 kg 89% or 700 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.7 meters vs 12.20 meters 14% or 1.5 meters

9 reasons to buy Chrysler Stratus

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

131 bhp vs 120 bhp

95 kw. vs 90 kw.

8% or 11 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 174 nM vs 168 nM 3% or 6 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 29.99 mpg vs 38.5 mpg 28% or 8.51 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 38 mpg vs 46 mpg 21% or 8 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 21.99 mpg vs 29.99 mpg 36% or 8 mpg
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 320 liters vs 115 liters 64% or 205 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1890 kg vs 1072 kg 43% or 818 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 405 kg vs 287 kg 29% or 118 kg

Neutral reasons Lotus Elise vs. Chrysler Stratus

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5600 RPM vs 5850 RPM 4% or 250 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1796 cm3 vs 1996 cm3 10% or 200 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 3785 mm vs 4902 mm 23% or 1117 mm shorter
Width 1719 mm vs 1780 mm 3% or 61 mm narrower
Height 1143 mm vs 1392 mm 18% or 249 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2695 mm 15% or 395 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R16V vs 215/55HR16
Rear tires size 225/45 R17V vs 215/55HR16
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)