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What is Better Lotus Esprit or Opel GT?

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8 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 264 bhp

260 kw. vs 192 kw.

25% or 86 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 400 nM vs 353 nM 12% or 47 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.8 sec. vs 5.70 sec. 0.9 sec.
More top speed 170 mph vs 142 mph 28 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 21.24 mpg vs 31.01 mpg 46% or 9.77 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 30.33 mpg vs 40.97 mpg 35% or 10.64 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 14.12 mpg vs 21.99 mpg 56% or 7.87 mpg

3 reasons to buy Opel GT

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 135 g/mile vs 204 g/mile 51% or 69 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 1306 kg vs 1380 kg 6% or 74 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Lotus Esprit vs. Opel GT

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6500 RPM vs 5300 RPM 18% or 1200 more rpms.
Engine capacity 3506 cm3 vs 1998 cm3 43% or 1508 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4369 mm vs 4100 mm 6% or 269 mm shorter
Width 1883 mm vs 1813 mm 4% or 70 mm wider
Height 1150 mm vs 1274 mm 10% or 124 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Front tires size 235/40 ZR17 vs 245/45R18
Rear tires size 285/35 ZR18 vs 245/45R18
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)