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What is Better Lotus Europa or Daihatsu Valera?

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7 reasons to buy Lotus Europa

Engine and transmission
More engine power

197 bhp vs 90 bhp

147 kw. vs 65 kw.

54% or 107 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 272 nM vs 119 nM 56% or 153 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.9 sec. vs 12.30 sec. 6.4 sec.
More top speed 150 mph vs 106 mph 44 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 30.41 mpg vs 39.01 mpg 28% or 8.6 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 38.88 mpg vs 50 mpg 29% or 11.12 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 21.99 mpg vs 28.99 mpg 32% or 7 mpg

3 reasons to buy Daihatsu Valera

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 106 g/mile vs 137 g/mile 29% or 31 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 425 liters vs 154 liters 64% or 271 liters

Neutral reasons Lotus Europa vs. Daihatsu Valera

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 6200 RPM 13% or 800 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1998 cm3 vs 1499 cm3 25% or 499 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 3900 mm vs 4100 mm 5% or 200 mm shorter
Width 1714 mm vs 1620 mm 5% or 94 mm wider
Height 1120 mm vs 1390 mm 19% or 270 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2330 mm vs 2395 mm 3% or 65 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R17 vs 155SR13
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 155SR13
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)