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What is Better Lotus Elise or Suzuki Ignis?

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12 reasons to buy Lotus Elise

Engine and transmission
Better compression 10.5 vs 9.5 10% or 1 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 80 mm vs 78 mm 3% or 2 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 89.3 mm vs 69.5 mm 22% or 19.8 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

120 bhp vs 93.8 bhp

90 kw. vs 69 kw.

22% or 26.2 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 168 nM vs 118 nM 30% or 50 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.7 sec. vs 11.1 sec. 5.4 sec.
More top speed 126 mph vs 99 mph 27 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 38.5 mpg vs 43.46 mpg 13% or 4.96 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 46 mpg vs 51.42 mpg 12% or 5.42 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 29.99 mpg vs 34.01 mpg 13% or 4.02 mpg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles
Other specs
Less weight 785 kg vs 920 kg 17% or 135 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

10 reasons to buy Suzuki Ignis

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 96 g/mile vs 110 g/mile 15% or 14 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 3 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 236 liters vs 115 liters 51% or 121 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 41 liters vs 32 liters 22% or 9 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1430 kg vs 1072 kg 25% or 358 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 510 kg vs 287 kg 44% or 223 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
Less turning radius 5 meters vs 10.7 meters 114% or 5.7 meters
More seats 5 vs 2 3

Neutral reasons Lotus Elise vs. Suzuki Ignis

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5600 RPM vs 6000 RPM 7% or 400 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1796 cm3 vs 1328 cm3 26% or 468 cm3 more
Engine position Mid transverse vs Front transverse
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 3785 mm vs 3615 mm 4% or 170 mm shorter
Width 1719 mm vs 1595 mm 7% or 124 mm wider
Height 1143 mm vs 1585 mm 28% or 442 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2360 mm 3% or 60 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R16V vs 165/70 R14
Rear tires size 225/45 R17V vs 165/70 R14
Spare wheel INFLATOR vs 165/70 R14
Type of wheels 16" FR 17" R alloy wheels vs 14" steel
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)