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What is Better Lotus Esprit or Nissan Patrol?

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11 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 160 bhp

260 kw. vs 118 kw.

54% or 190 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 400 nM vs 380 nM 5% or 20 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.8 sec. vs 15.2 sec. 10.4 sec.
More top speed 170 mph vs 99 mph 71 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 21.24 mpg vs 26.19 mpg 23% or 4.95 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 30.33 mpg vs 32.11 mpg 6% or 1.78 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 14.12 mpg vs 19.8 mpg 40% or 5.68 mpg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 8 years vs 6 years 25% or 2 years
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles
Other specs
Less weight 1380 kg vs 2365 kg 71% or 985 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

9 reasons to buy Nissan Patrol

Engine and transmission
Better compression 17.9 vs 8.0 55% or 9.9 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 96 mm vs 83 mm 14% or 13 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 102 mm vs 81 mm 21% or 21 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 179 g/mile vs 204 g/mile 14% or 25 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 2 2 generations
Less noise level 73.9 dB vs 74 dB 0% or 0.1 dB
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 95 liters vs 73 liters 23% or 22 liters
Warranty
More standard warranty - Years 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
More seats 7 vs 2 5

Neutral reasons Lotus Esprit vs. Nissan Patrol

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6500 RPM vs 3600 RPM 45% or 2900 more rpms.
Engine capacity 3506 cm3 vs 2953 cm3 16% or 553 cm3 more
Cylinders location V8 vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Fuel injection twin-turbo vs Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4369 mm vs 5145 mm 15% or 776 mm shorter
Width 1883 mm vs 1940 mm 3% or 57 mm narrower
Height 1150 mm vs 1855 mm 38% or 705 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Front tires size 235/40 ZR17 vs 275/65 R17
Rear tires size 285/35 ZR18 vs 275/65 R17
Spare wheel Compact (saving space) vs 275/65 R17
Type of wheels Front 8.5J/black 10J vs 17" alloy wheels
Style of wheels OZ/ 6 spokes vs 5 spokes
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)