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What is Better Lotus Europa or Nissan 370Z?

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4 reasons to buy Lotus Europa

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 137 g/mile vs 163 g/mile 19% or 26 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 154 liters vs 140 liters 9% or 14 liters
Warranty
More painted surfaces warranty 8 years vs 3 years 63% or 5 years
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles

13 reasons to buy Nissan 370Z

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Better compression 11.0 vs 8.6 22% or 2.4 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 95.5 mm vs 86 mm 10% or 9.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
More engine power

328 bhp vs 197 bhp

241 kw. vs 147 kw.

40% or 131 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 363 nM vs 272 nM 25% or 91 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.5 sec. vs 5.9 sec. 0.4 sec.
More top speed 155 mph vs 150 mph 5 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 25.19 mpg vs 30.41 mpg 21% or 5.22 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 34.01 mpg vs 38.88 mpg 14% or 4.87 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 17.4 mpg vs 21.99 mpg 26% or 4.59 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 72 liters vs 43.5 liters 40% or 28.5 liters
Warranty
More standard warranty - Years 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years

Neutral reasons Lotus Europa vs. Nissan 370Z

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 7000 RPM 23% or 1600 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1998 cm3 vs 3696 cm3 46% or 1698 cm3 less
Cylinders location In line vs V6
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Direct fuel injection with turbocharging vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 3900 mm vs 4250 mm 8% or 350 mm shorter
Width 1714 mm vs 1845 mm 7% or 131 mm narrower
Height 1120 mm vs 1325 mm 15% or 205 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2330 mm vs 2550 mm 9% or 220 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R17 vs 225/50 R18
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 245/45 R18
Spare wheel spray for repair vs Compact
Type of wheels 17" alloy wheels vs 18" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)