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What is Better Lotus Esprit or Daimler Double Six?

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Lotus Esprit Daimler Double Six

4 reasons to buy Lotus Esprit

Engine and transmission
More engine power

350 bhp vs 318 bhp

260 kw. vs 231 kw.

9% or 32 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.8 sec. vs 7.20 sec. 2.4 sec.
More top speed 170 mph vs 155 mph 15 mph
Other specs
Less weight 1380 kg vs 1975 kg 43% or 595 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

2 reasons to buy Daimler Double Six

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 12 vs 8 4 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More torque 478 nM vs 400 nM 16% or 78 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.

Neutral reasons Lotus Esprit vs. Daimler Double Six

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6500 RPM vs 5350 RPM 18% or 1150 more rpms.
Engine capacity 3506 cm3 vs 5993 cm3 41% or 2487 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 4 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4369 mm vs 5149 mm 15% or 780 mm shorter
Width 1883 mm vs 1799 mm 4% or 84 mm wider
Height 1150 mm vs 1333 mm 14% or 183 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Front tires size 235/40 ZR17 vs 225/60ZR16
Rear tires size 285/35 ZR18 vs 225/60ZR16
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)