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What is Better Lotus Elise or Volvo 780?

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Lotus Elise Volvo 780

3 reasons to buy Lotus Elise

Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.7 sec. vs 10.20 sec. 4.5 sec.
More top speed 126 mph vs 117 mph 9 mph
Other specs
Less weight 785 kg vs 1460 kg 86% or 675 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

7 reasons to buy Volvo 780

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

170 bhp vs 120 bhp

123 kw. vs 90 kw.

29% or 50 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 240 nM vs 168 nM 30% or 72 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 418 liters vs 115 liters 72% or 303 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1800 kg vs 1072 kg 40% or 728 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 340 kg vs 287 kg 16% or 53 kg
Other specs
Less turning radius 9.90 meters vs 10.7 meters 8% or 0.8 meters

Neutral reasons Lotus Elise vs. Volvo 780

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5600 RPM vs 5400 RPM 4% or 200 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1796 cm3 vs 2849 cm3 37% or 1053 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 4 1 more
Dimensions
Length 3785 mm vs 4795 mm 21% or 1010 mm shorter
Width 1719 mm vs 1750 mm 2% or 31 mm narrower
Height 1143 mm vs 1400 mm 18% or 257 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2770 mm 17% or 470 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R16V vs 205/60HR15
Rear tires size 225/45 R17V vs 205/60HR15
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)