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What is Better Lotus Elise or Daimler Six?

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Lotus Elise Daimler Six

3 reasons to buy Lotus Elise

Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.7 sec. vs 7.40 sec. 1.7 sec.
Other specs
Less weight 785 kg vs 1708 kg 118% or 923 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.7 meters vs 12.10 meters 13% or 1.4 meters

8 reasons to buy Daimler Six

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 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

249 bhp vs 120 bhp

181 kw. vs 90 kw.

52% or 129 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 392 nM vs 168 nM 57% or 224 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
More top speed 143 mph vs 126 mph 17 mph
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 410 liters vs 115 liters 72% or 295 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2245 kg vs 1072 kg 52% or 1173 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 537 kg vs 287 kg 47% or 250 kg

Neutral reasons Lotus Elise vs. Daimler Six

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5600 RPM vs 4800 RPM 14% or 800 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1796 cm3 vs 3980 cm3 55% or 2184 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 3785 mm vs 5024 mm 25% or 1239 mm shorter
Width 1719 mm vs 1799 mm 4% or 80 mm narrower
Height 1143 mm vs 1314 mm 13% or 171 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2870 mm 20% or 570 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R16V vs 225/60ZR16
Rear tires size 225/45 R17V vs 225/60ZR16
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)