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What is Better Lotus Elise or Ford Mustang?

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3 reasons to buy Lotus Elise

Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.7 sec. vs 6.50 sec. 0.8 sec.
Other specs
Less weight 785 kg vs 1566 kg 99% or 781 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.7 meters vs 11.70 meters 9% or 1 meters

8 reasons to buy Ford Mustang

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 4 4 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

218 bhp vs 120 bhp

158 kw. vs 90 kw.

45% or 98 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 386 nM vs 168 nM 56% or 218 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
More top speed 134 mph vs 126 mph 8 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 25.99 mpg vs 38.5 mpg 48% or 12.51 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 31.01 mpg vs 46 mpg 48% or 14.99 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 20 mpg vs 29.99 mpg 50% or 9.99 mpg
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 220 liters vs 115 liters 48% or 105 liters

Neutral reasons Lotus Elise vs. Ford Mustang

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5600 RPM vs 4200 RPM 25% or 1400 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1796 cm3 vs 4942 cm3 64% or 3146 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 4 1 more
Dimensions
Length 3785 mm vs 4610 mm 18% or 825 mm shorter
Width 1719 mm vs 1823 mm 6% or 104 mm narrower
Height 1143 mm vs 1341 mm 15% or 198 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2553 mm 10% or 253 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R16V vs 225/55R16
Rear tires size 225/45 R17V vs 225/55R16
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)