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What is Better Lotus Esprit or Audi S8?

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8 reasons to buy Lotus Esprit

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 10 vs 8 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

450 bhp vs 350 bhp

326 kw. vs 260 kw.

22% or 100 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 540 nM vs 400 nM 26% or 140 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 21 mpg vs 21.24 mpg 1% or 0.24 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 28.99 mpg vs 30.33 mpg 5% or 1.34 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 14 mpg vs 14.12 mpg 1% or 0.12 mpg
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 198 g/mile vs 204 g/mile 3% or 6 g/mile

3 reasons to buy Audi S8

Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.8 sec. vs 5.10 sec. 0.3 sec.
More top speed 170 mph vs 155 mph 15 mph
Other specs
Less weight 1380 kg vs 1940 kg 41% or 560 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Lotus Esprit vs. Audi S8

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 7000 RPM vs 6500 RPM 7% or 500 more rpms.
Engine capacity 5204 cm3 vs 3506 cm3 33% or 1698 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 5062 mm vs 4369 mm 14% or 693 mm shorter
Width 1897 mm vs 1883 mm 1% or 14 mm wider
Height 1424 mm vs 1150 mm 19% or 274 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Front tires size 265/35R20 vs 235/40 ZR17
Rear tires size 265/35R20 vs 285/35 ZR18
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)