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What is Better Lotus Esprit or Maserati Ghibli?

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Lotus Esprit Maserati Ghibli

5 reasons to buy Lotus Esprit

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 6 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

350 bhp vs 284 bhp

260 kw. vs 206 kw.

19% or 66 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.8 sec. vs 5.70 sec. 0.9 sec.
More top speed 170 mph vs 162 mph 8 mph
Other specs
Less weight 1380 kg vs 1400 kg 1% or 20 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

2 reasons to buy Maserati Ghibli

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More torque 413 nM vs 400 nM 3% or 13 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.

Neutral reasons Lotus Esprit vs. Maserati Ghibli

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6500 RPM vs 6000 RPM 8% or 500 more rpms.
Engine capacity 3506 cm3 vs 2790 cm3 20% or 716 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4369 mm vs 4223 mm 3% or 146 mm shorter
Width 1883 mm vs 1775 mm 6% or 108 mm wider
Height 1150 mm vs 1300 mm 12% or 150 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Front tires size 235/40 ZR17 vs 245/40ZR17
Rear tires size 285/35 ZR18 vs 245/40ZR17
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)