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What is Better Lotus Elise or Volvo V40?

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Lotus Elise Volvo V40

3 reasons to buy Lotus Elise

Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.7 sec. vs 7.5 sec. 1.8 sec.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 38.5 mpg vs 47.2 mpg 23% or 8.7 mpg
Other specs
Less weight 785 kg vs 1409 kg 79% or 624 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

6 reasons to buy Volvo V40

Engine and transmission
More engine power

177 bhp vs 120 bhp

vs 90 kw.

32% or 57 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
More top speed 134 mph vs 126 mph 8 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 80 g/mile vs 110 g/mile 38% or 30 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 3 2 generations
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 402 liters vs 115 liters 71% or 287 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 62 liters vs 32 liters 48% or 30 liters

Neutral reasons Lotus Elise vs. Volvo V40

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1796 cm3 vs 1596 cm3 11% or 200 cm3 more
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Turbocharged
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 3785 mm vs 4370 mm 13% or 585 mm shorter
Width 1719 mm vs 2041 mm 16% or 322 mm narrower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2646 mm 13% or 346 mm less
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)