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What is Better Lotus Elise or SEAT Leon?

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Lotus Elise SEAT Leon

4 reasons to buy Lotus Elise

Engine and transmission
More engine power

120 bhp vs 103 bhp

90 kw. vs

14% or 17 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.7 sec. vs 9.7 sec. 4 sec.
More top speed 126 mph vs 119 mph 7 mph
Other specs
Less weight 785 kg vs 1198 kg 53% or 413 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

5 reasons to buy SEAT Leon

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 71 g/mile vs 110 g/mile 55% or 39 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 3 2 generations
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 380 liters vs 115 liters 70% or 265 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 50 liters vs 32 liters 36% or 18 liters
Other specs
Less turning radius 10 meters vs 10.7 meters 7% or 0.7 meters

Neutral reasons Lotus Elise vs. SEAT Leon

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1796 cm3 vs 1197 cm3 33% or 599 cm3 more
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 3785 mm vs 4263 mm 11% or 478 mm shorter
Width 1719 mm vs 1816 mm 5% or 97 mm narrower
Height 1143 mm vs 1459 mm 22% or 316 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2636 mm 13% or 336 mm less
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)