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What is Better Lotus Esprit or Toyota Avensis?

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11 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 126 bhp

260 kw. vs 93 kw.

64% or 224 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 10 sec. 5.2 sec.
More top speed 170 mph vs 124 mph 46 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 21.24 mpg vs 52.33 mpg 146% or 31.09 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 30.33 mpg vs 61.46 mpg 103% or 31.13 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 14.12 mpg vs 42.22 mpg 199% or 28.1 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 73 liters vs 60 liters 18% or 13 liters
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 99441 miles 90% or 894965 miles
Other specs
Less weight 1380 kg vs 1520 kg 10% or 140 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

8 reasons to buy Toyota Avensis

Engine and transmission
Better compression 15.8 vs 8.0 49% or 7.8 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 86 mm vs 83 mm 3% or 3 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 86 mm vs 81 mm 6% or 5 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 87 g/mile vs 204 g/mile 134% or 117 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 5 years vs 2 years 60% or 3 years
Other specs
More seats 5 vs 2 3

Neutral reasons Lotus Esprit vs. Toyota Avensis

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6500 RPM vs 3600 RPM 45% or 2900 more rpms.
Engine capacity 3506 cm3 vs 1998 cm3 43% or 1508 cm3 more
Engine position Mid-mounted vs Front transverse
Cylinders location V8 vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Fuel injection twin-turbo vs COMMON RAIL
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4369 mm vs 4765 mm 8% or 396 mm shorter
Width 1883 mm vs 1810 mm 4% or 73 mm wider
Height 1150 mm vs 1480 mm 22% or 330 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Front tires size 235/40 ZR17 vs 205/60 R16
Rear tires size 285/35 ZR18 vs 205/60 R16
Spare wheel Compact (saving space) vs Compact
Type of wheels Front 8.5J/black 10J vs 16" steel
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)