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What is Better Lotus Esprit or SsangYong Sports Pick-up?

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Lotus Esprit SsangYong Sports Pick-up

6 reasons to buy Lotus Esprit

Engine and transmission
Better compression 22.0 vs 8.0 64% or 14 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 89 mm vs 83 mm 7% or 6 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 92.4 mm vs 81 mm 12% or 11.4 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 171 g/mile vs 204 g/mile 19% or 33 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 3 vs EURO 2 1 generation
Other specs
More seats 4 vs 2 2

11 reasons to buy SsangYong Sports Pick-up

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 5 3 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.
More engine power

350 bhp vs 120 bhp

260 kw. vs

66% or 230 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 400 nM vs 250 nM 38% or 150 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
More top speed 170 mph vs 97 mph 73 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 21.24 mpg vs 27.7 mpg 30% or 6.46 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 30.33 mpg vs 32.78 mpg 8% or 2.45 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 14.12 mpg vs 21.69 mpg 54% or 7.57 mpg
Emissions
Less noise level 74 dB vs 76.5 dB 3% or 2.5 dB
Less CO emissions 0 g/mile vs 1 g/mile 0% or 1 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 1380 kg vs 1951 kg 41% or 571 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Lotus Esprit vs. SsangYong Sports Pick-up

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 6500 RPM 38% or 2500 less rpms.
Engine capacity 2874 cm3 vs 3506 cm3 18% or 632 cm3 less
Cylinders location In line vs V8
Camshaft SOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Fuel injection with turbocharging vs Fuel injection twin-turbo
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4935 mm vs 4369 mm 11% or 566 mm shorter
Width 1864 mm vs 1883 mm 1% or 19 mm narrower
Height 1760 mm vs 1150 mm 35% or 610 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Front tires size 235/70 R16 vs 235/40 ZR17
Rear tires size 255/65 R16 vs 285/35 ZR18
Spare wheel 235/70 R16 vs Compact (saving space)
Type of wheels 16" alloy wheels vs Front 8.5J/black 10J
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)