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What is Better Lotus Europa or Opel Ascona?

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4 reasons to buy Lotus Europa

Engine and transmission
More engine power

197 bhp vs 75 bhp

147 kw. vs 54 kw.

62% or 122 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 272 nM vs 101 nM 63% or 171 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.9 sec. vs 15.50 sec. 9.6 sec.
More top speed 150 mph vs 99 mph 51 mph

1 reason to buy Opel Ascona

Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 445 liters vs 154 liters 65% or 291 liters

Neutral reasons Lotus Europa vs. Opel Ascona

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 5800 RPM 7% or 400 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1998 cm3 vs 1297 cm3 35% or 701 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 4 2 more
Dimensions
Length 3900 mm vs 4264 mm 9% or 364 mm shorter
Width 1714 mm vs 1668 mm 3% or 46 mm wider
Height 1120 mm vs 1385 mm 19% or 265 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2330 mm vs 2574 mm 9% or 244 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)