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What is Better Lotus Esprit or Opel Vectra?

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9 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 175 bhp

260 kw. vs 127 kw.

50% or 175 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 400 nM vs 265 nM 34% or 135 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.8 sec. vs 9.10 sec. 4.3 sec.
More top speed 170 mph vs 143 mph 27 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 21.24 mpg vs 31.98 mpg 51% or 10.74 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 30.33 mpg vs 42.99 mpg 42% or 12.66 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 14.12 mpg vs 21.99 mpg 56% or 7.87 mpg
Other specs
Less weight 1380 kg vs 1385 kg 0% or 5 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

2 reasons to buy Opel Vectra

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 133 g/mile vs 204 g/mile 53% or 71 g/mile

Neutral reasons Lotus Esprit vs. Opel Vectra

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6500 RPM vs 5500 RPM 15% or 1000 more rpms.
Engine capacity 3506 cm3 vs 1998 cm3 43% or 1508 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4369 mm vs 4611 mm 5% or 242 mm shorter
Width 1883 mm vs 1798 mm 5% or 85 mm wider
Height 1150 mm vs 1460 mm 21% or 310 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Front tires size 235/40 ZR17 vs 215/50R17
Rear tires size 285/35 ZR18 vs 215/50R17
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)