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What is Better Lotus Esprit or Porsche Cayman?

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Lotus Esprit Porsche Cayman

6 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 271 bhp

260 kw. vs

23% or 79 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.8 sec. vs 5.5 sec. 0.7 sec.
More top speed 170 mph vs 165 mph 5 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 21.24 mpg vs 33.71 mpg 59% or 12.47 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 73 liters vs 64 liters 12% or 9 liters

3 reasons to buy Porsche Cayman

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 119 g/mile vs 204 g/mile 71% or 85 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 2 3 generations
Other specs
Less weight 1310 kg vs 1380 kg 5% or 70 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Lotus Esprit vs. Porsche Cayman

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 3506 cm3 vs 2706 cm3 23% or 800 cm3 more
Fuel supply Fuel injection twin-turbo vs Multi-point injection fuel
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4369 mm vs 4380 mm 0% or 11 mm shorter
Width 1883 mm vs 1801 mm 4% or 82 mm wider
Height 1150 mm vs 1294 mm 11% or 144 mm lower
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)