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What is Better Lotus Esprit or Nissan Qashqai+2?

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14 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 valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Piston diameter larger 83 mm vs 76 mm 8% or 7 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 81 mm vs 80.5 mm 1% or 0.5 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

350 bhp vs 106 bhp

260 kw. vs 78 kw.

70% or 244 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 400 nM vs 240 nM 40% or 160 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.8 sec. vs 13.3 sec. 8.5 sec.
More top speed 170 mph vs 106 mph 64 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 21.24 mpg vs 49.58 mpg 133% or 28.34 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 30.33 mpg vs 56.46 mpg 86% or 26.13 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 14.12 mpg vs 41.48 mpg 194% or 27.36 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 73 liters vs 65 liters 11% or 8 liters
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles
Other specs
Less weight 1380 kg vs 1511 kg 9% or 131 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

7 reasons to buy Nissan Qashqai+2

Engine and transmission
Better compression 15.3 vs 8.0 48% or 7.3 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 93 g/mile vs 204 g/mile 119% or 111 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 2 2 generations
Less noise level 69 dB vs 74 dB 7% or 5 dB
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 8 years 33% or 4 years
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 Qashqai+2

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6500 RPM vs 4000 RPM 38% or 2500 more rpms.
Engine capacity 3506 cm3 vs 1461 cm3 58% or 2045 cm3 more
Engine position Mid-mounted vs Front transverse
Cylinders location V8 vs In line
Fuel supply Fuel injection twin-turbo vs COMMON RAIL
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4369 mm vs 4525 mm 3% or 156 mm shorter
Width 1883 mm vs 1780 mm 5% or 103 mm wider
Height 1150 mm vs 1638 mm 30% or 488 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Front tires size 235/40 ZR17 vs 215/65 R16
Rear tires size 285/35 ZR18 vs 215/65 R16
Spare wheel Compact (saving space) vs Compact
Type of wheels Front 8.5J/black 10J vs 16" 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)