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What is Better Lotus Elise or Suzuki Grand Vitara?

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9 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.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.7 sec. vs 12.8 sec. 7.1 sec.
More top speed 126 mph vs 105 mph 21 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 38.5 mpg vs 38.69 mpg 0% or 0.19 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 29.99 mpg vs 31.72 mpg 6% or 1.73 mpg
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 110 g/mile vs 117 g/mile 6% or 7 g/mile
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles
Other specs
Less weight 785 kg vs 1665 kg 112% or 880 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.7 meters vs 11 meters 3% or 0.3 meters

13 reasons to buy Suzuki Grand Vitara

Engine and transmission
Better compression 17.0 vs 10.5 38% or 6.5 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston stroke longer 93 mm vs 89.3 mm 4% or 3.7 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

129 bhp vs 120 bhp

95 kw. vs 90 kw.

7% or 9 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 300 nM vs 168 nM 44% or 132 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 44.11 mpg vs 46 mpg 4% or 1.89 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 3 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 398 liters vs 115 liters 71% or 283 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 66 liters vs 32 liters 52% or 34 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2070 kg vs 1072 kg 48% or 998 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 405 kg vs 287 kg 29% or 118 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 8 years 33% or 4 years
More standard warranty - Years 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
More seats 4 vs 2 2

Neutral reasons Lotus Elise vs. Suzuki Grand Vitara

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5600 RPM vs 3750 RPM 33% or 1850 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1796 cm3 vs 1870 cm3 4% or 74 cm3 less
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs COMMON RAIL
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 3785 mm vs 4005 mm 5% or 220 mm shorter
Width 1719 mm vs 1810 mm 5% or 91 mm narrower
Height 1143 mm vs 1695 mm 33% or 552 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2640 mm 13% or 340 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R16V vs 225/65 R17
Rear tires size 225/45 R17V vs 225/65 R17
Spare wheel INFLATOR vs 225/65 R17
Type of wheels 16" FR 17" R alloy wheels vs 17" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)