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What is Better Lotus Elise or Volvo 940?

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5 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 10.4 sec. 4.7 sec.
More top speed 126 mph vs 118 mph 8 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 110 g/mile vs 152 g/mile 38% or 42 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 785 kg vs 1300 kg 66% or 515 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

4 reasons to buy Volvo 940

Engine and transmission
More engine power

135 bhp vs 120 bhp

vs 90 kw.

11% or 15 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 26.22 mpg vs 38.5 mpg 47% or 12.28 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 75 liters vs 32 liters 57% or 43 liters
Other specs
Less turning radius 9 meters vs 10.7 meters 19% or 1.7 meters

Neutral reasons Lotus Elise vs. Volvo 940

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1796 cm3 vs 2316 cm3 22% or 520 cm3 less
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Turbocharged
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 3785 mm vs 4840 mm 22% or 1055 mm shorter
Width 1719 mm vs 1750 mm 2% or 31 mm narrower
Height 1143 mm vs 1420 mm 20% or 277 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2770 mm 17% or 470 mm less
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)