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What is Better Lotus Esprit or Chrysler Stratus?

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9 reasons to buy Lotus Esprit

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 4 4 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

350 bhp vs 131 bhp

260 kw. vs 95 kw.

63% or 219 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 400 nM vs 174 nM 57% or 226 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.8 sec. vs 14.40 sec. 9.6 sec.
More top speed 170 mph vs 119 mph 51 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 21.24 mpg vs 29.99 mpg 41% or 8.75 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 30.33 mpg vs 38 mpg 25% or 7.67 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 14.12 mpg vs 21.99 mpg 56% or 7.87 mpg
Other specs
Less weight 1380 kg vs 1485 kg 8% or 105 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

2 reasons to buy Chrysler Stratus

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 137 g/mile vs 204 g/mile 49% or 67 g/mile

Neutral reasons Lotus Esprit vs. Chrysler Stratus

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6500 RPM vs 5850 RPM 10% or 650 more rpms.
Engine capacity 3506 cm3 vs 1996 cm3 43% or 1510 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4369 mm vs 4902 mm 11% or 533 mm shorter
Width 1883 mm vs 1780 mm 5% or 103 mm wider
Height 1150 mm vs 1392 mm 17% or 242 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Front tires size 235/40 ZR17 vs 215/55HR16
Rear tires size 285/35 ZR18 vs 215/55HR16
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)