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What is Better Lotus Esprit or Suzuki Alto?

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12 reasons to buy Lotus Esprit

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 3 5 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Piston diameter larger 83 mm vs 73 mm 12% or 10 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 81 mm vs 79.4 mm 2% or 1.6 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

350 bhp vs 68 bhp

260 kw. vs 50 kw.

81% or 282 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 400 nM vs 90 nM 78% or 310 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.8 sec. vs 14 sec. 9.2 sec.
More top speed 170 mph vs 96 mph 74 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 21.24 mpg vs 64.13 mpg 202% or 42.89 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 30.33 mpg vs 74.21 mpg 145% or 43.88 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 14.12 mpg vs 51.42 mpg 264% or 37.3 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 73 liters vs 35 liters 52% or 38 liters
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles

7 reasons to buy Suzuki Alto

Engine and transmission
Better compression 11.0 vs 8.0 27% or 3 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 64 g/mile vs 204 g/mile 219% or 140 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 2 3 generations
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 8 years 33% or 4 years
More standard warranty - Years 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
Less weight 855 kg vs 1380 kg 61% or 525 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
More seats 4 vs 2 2

Neutral reasons Lotus Esprit vs. Suzuki Alto

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6500 RPM vs 6000 RPM 8% or 500 more rpms.
Engine capacity 3506 cm3 vs 996 cm3 72% or 2510 cm3 more
Cylinders location V8 vs In line
Fuel supply Fuel injection twin-turbo vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4369 mm vs 3500 mm 20% or 869 mm shorter
Width 1883 mm vs 1600 mm 15% or 283 mm wider
Height 1150 mm vs 1470 mm 22% or 320 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Front tires size 235/40 ZR17 vs 155/65 R14
Rear tires size 285/35 ZR18 vs 155/65 R14
Spare wheel Compact (saving space) vs Compact
Type of wheels Front 8.5J/black 10J vs 14" steel
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)