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What is Better Lotus Europa or Daimler 4.0?

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Lotus Europa Daimler 4.0

2 reasons to buy Lotus Europa

Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.9 sec. vs 8.10 sec. 2.2 sec.
More top speed 150 mph vs 138 mph 12 mph

5 reasons to buy Daimler 4.0

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

226 bhp vs 197 bhp

164 kw. vs 147 kw.

13% or 29 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 377 nM vs 272 nM 28% or 105 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 430 liters vs 154 liters 64% or 276 liters

Neutral reasons Lotus Europa vs. Daimler 4.0

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 4750 RPM 12% or 650 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1998 cm3 vs 3980 cm3 50% or 1982 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 4 2 more
Dimensions
Length 3900 mm vs 4988 mm 22% or 1088 mm shorter
Width 1714 mm vs 1793 mm 4% or 79 mm narrower
Height 1120 mm vs 1380 mm 19% or 260 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2330 mm vs 2870 mm 19% or 540 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R17 vs 225/65ZR15
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 225/65ZR15
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)