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What is Better Lotus Elise or Suzuki Splash?

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Lotus Elise Suzuki Splash

11 reasons to buy Lotus Elise

Engine and transmission
Piston diameter larger 80 mm vs 73 mm 9% or 7 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 89.3 mm vs 74.2 mm 17% or 15.1 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

120 bhp vs 84.5 bhp

90 kw. vs 63 kw.

30% or 35.5 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 168 nM vs 114 nM 32% or 54 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.7 sec. vs 12.3 sec. 6.6 sec.
More top speed 126 mph vs 109 mph 17 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 38.5 mpg vs 51.3 mpg 33% or 12.8 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 46 mpg vs 60.05 mpg 31% or 14.05 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 29.99 mpg vs 40.9 mpg 36% or 10.91 mpg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles
Other specs
Less weight 785 kg vs 990 kg 26% or 205 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

11 reasons to buy Suzuki Splash

Engine and transmission
Better compression 11.0 vs 10.5 5% or 0.5 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 80 g/mile vs 110 g/mile 38% or 30 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 3 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 178 liters vs 115 liters 35% or 63 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 45 liters vs 32 liters 29% or 13 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1485 kg vs 1072 kg 28% or 413 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 495 kg vs 287 kg 42% or 208 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 9.4 meters vs 10.7 meters 14% or 1.3 meters
More seats 5 vs 2 3

Neutral reasons Lotus Elise vs. Suzuki Splash

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5600 RPM vs 5500 RPM 2% or 100 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1796 cm3 vs 1242 cm3 31% or 554 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 3715 mm 2% or 70 mm shorter
Width 1719 mm vs 1680 mm 2% or 39 mm wider
Height 1143 mm vs 1590 mm 28% or 447 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2360 mm 3% or 60 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R16V vs 185/60 R15
Rear tires size 225/45 R17V vs 185/60 R15
Spare wheel INFLATOR vs repair kit
Type of wheels 16" FR 17" R alloy wheels vs 15" steel
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)