Last Update: Mar. 25, 2019, 5:57 a.m.
Home >>> >>> Lotus Esprit and Porsche 964

What is Better Lotus Esprit or Porsche 964?

Exterior

Lotus Esprit Porsche 964

5 reasons to buy Lotus Esprit

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 6 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

350 bhp vs 250 bhp

260 kw. vs 181 kw.

29% or 100 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 400 nM vs 310 nM 23% or 90 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 162 mph 8 mph

1 reason to buy Porsche 964

Other specs
Less weight 1350 kg vs 1380 kg 2% or 30 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Lotus Esprit vs. Porsche 964

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6500 RPM vs 6100 RPM 6% or 400 more rpms.
Engine capacity 3506 cm3 vs 3600 cm3 3% or 94 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4369 mm vs 4250 mm 3% or 119 mm shorter
Width 1883 mm vs 1652 mm 12% or 231 mm wider
Height 1150 mm vs 1310 mm 12% or 160 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Front tires size 235/40 ZR17 vs 225/50ZR16
Rear tires size 285/35 ZR18 vs 225/50ZR16
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)