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What is Better Lotus Esprit or Volvo 265?

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Lotus Esprit Volvo 265

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 155 bhp

260 kw. vs 112 kw.

56% or 195 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 400 nM vs 230 nM 43% or 170 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.8 sec. vs 10.00 sec. 5.2 sec.
More top speed 170 mph vs 115 mph 55 mph

Neutral reasons Lotus Esprit vs. Volvo 265

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6500 RPM vs 5500 RPM 15% or 1000 more rpms.
Engine capacity 3506 cm3 vs 2849 cm3 19% or 657 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4369 mm vs 4785 mm 9% or 416 mm shorter
Width 1883 mm vs 1707 mm 9% or 176 mm wider
Height 1150 mm vs 1460 mm 21% or 310 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Front tires size 235/40 ZR17 vs 185HR14
Rear tires size 285/35 ZR18 vs 185HR14
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)