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What is Better Lotus Elise or Rover 100?

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Lotus Elise Rover 100

5 reasons to buy Lotus Elise

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

120 bhp vs 73 bhp

90 kw. vs

39% or 47 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.7 sec. vs 10.7 sec. 5 sec.
More top speed 126 mph vs 103 mph 23 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 38.5 mpg vs 39.33 mpg 2% or 0.83 mpg

2 reasons to buy Rover 100

Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 35 liters vs 32 liters 9% or 3 liters
Other specs
Less turning radius 9 meters vs 10.7 meters 19% or 1.7 meters

Neutral reasons Lotus Elise vs. Rover 100

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1796 cm3 vs 1396 cm3 22% or 400 cm3 more
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Single-point fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 3785 mm vs 3570 mm 6% or 215 mm shorter
Width 1719 mm vs 1780 mm 3% or 61 mm narrower
Height 1143 mm vs 1380 mm 17% or 237 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2270 mm 1% or 30 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)