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What is Better Lotus Esprit or Mazda MX-3?

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6 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 109 bhp

260 kw. vs

69% or 241 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.8 sec. vs 10.2 sec. 5.4 sec.
More top speed 170 mph vs 112 mph 58 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 21.24 mpg vs 39.33 mpg 85% or 18.09 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 73 liters vs 50 liters 32% or 23 liters

2 reasons to buy Mazda MX-3

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 122 g/mile vs 204 g/mile 67% or 82 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 1060 kg vs 1380 kg 30% or 320 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Lotus Esprit vs. Mazda MX-3

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 3506 cm3 vs 1598 cm3 54% or 1908 cm3 more
Fuel supply Fuel injection twin-turbo vs Injector
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4369 mm vs 4200 mm 4% or 169 mm shorter
Width 1883 mm vs 1695 mm 10% or 188 mm wider
Height 1150 mm vs 1310 mm 12% or 160 mm lower
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)