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7 reasons to buy Lotus Europa

Engine and transmission
More engine power

197 bhp vs 147 bhp

147 kw. vs 110 kw.

25% or 50 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 272 nM vs 225 nM 17% or 47 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.9 sec. vs 10.7 sec. 4.8 sec.
More top speed 150 mph vs 118 mph 32 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (City) 21.99 mpg vs 23.21 mpg 6% or 1.22 mpg
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 137 g/mile vs 138 g/mile 1% or 1 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 2 2 generations

8 reasons to buy Mitsubishi Space Wagon

Engine and transmission
Better compression 11.5 vs 8.6 25% or 2.9 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 86.5 mm vs 86 mm 1% or 0.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 100 mm vs 86 mm 14% or 14 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 37.22 mpg vs 38.88 mpg 4% or 1.66 mpg
Emissions
Less noise level 70 dB vs 74 dB 6% or 4 dB
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 63 liters vs 43.5 liters 31% or 19.5 liters
Warranty
More standard warranty - Years 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
More seats 7 vs 2 5

Neutral reasons Lotus Europa vs. Mitsubishi Space Wagon

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 5500 RPM 2% or 100 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1998 cm3 vs 2351 cm3 15% or 353 cm3 less
Engine position Mid transverse vs Transverse
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Direct fuel injection with turbocharging vs Direct fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 3900 mm vs 4600 mm 15% or 700 mm shorter
Width 1714 mm vs 1775 mm 3% or 61 mm narrower
Height 1120 mm vs 1650 mm 32% or 530 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2330 mm vs 2780 mm 16% or 450 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R17 vs 205/65 R1594H
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 205/65 R1594H
Spare wheel spray for repair vs 205/65 R1594H
Type of wheels 17" alloy wheels vs 15X6JJ steel
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)