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What is Better Lotus Elise or Chrysler Viper?

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Lotus Elise Chrysler Viper

4 reasons to buy Lotus Elise

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 110 g/mile vs 300 g/mile 173% or 190 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More maximum bearing capacity 287 kg vs 205 kg 29% or 82 kg
Other specs
Less weight 785 kg vs 1620 kg 106% or 835 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.7 meters vs 12.30 meters 15% or 1.6 meters

10 reasons to buy Chrysler Viper

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 10 vs 4 6 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

450 bhp vs 120 bhp

326 kw. vs 90 kw.

73% or 330 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 615 nM vs 168 nM 73% or 447 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.50 sec. vs 5.7 sec. 1.2 sec.
More top speed 185 mph vs 126 mph 59 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 14 mpg vs 38.5 mpg 175% or 24.5 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 23 mpg vs 46 mpg 100% or 23 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 8 mpg vs 29.99 mpg 275% or 21.99 mpg
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 334 liters vs 115 liters 66% or 219 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1825 kg vs 1072 kg 41% or 753 kg

Neutral reasons Lotus Elise vs. Chrysler Viper

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5600 RPM vs 5100 RPM 9% or 500 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1796 cm3 vs 7990 cm3 78% or 6194 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 3785 mm vs 4448 mm 15% or 663 mm shorter
Width 1719 mm vs 1975 mm 13% or 256 mm narrower
Height 1143 mm vs 1195 mm 4% or 52 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2444 mm 6% or 144 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R16V vs 335/35ZR17
Rear tires size 225/45 R17V vs 335/35ZR17
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)