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What is Better Lotus Europa or Opel Carlton?

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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 135 nM 50% or 137 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.9 sec. vs 16.00 sec. 10.1 sec.
More top speed 150 mph vs 96 mph 54 mph

1 reason to buy Opel Carlton

Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 480 liters vs 154 liters 68% or 326 liters

Neutral reasons Lotus Europa vs. Opel Carlton

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 4800 RPM 11% or 600 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1998 cm3 vs 1897 cm3 5% or 101 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 4 2 more
Dimensions
Length 3900 mm vs 4593 mm 15% or 693 mm shorter
Width 1714 mm vs 1726 mm 1% or 12 mm narrower
Height 1120 mm vs 1420 mm 21% or 300 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2330 mm vs 2668 mm 13% or 338 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R17 vs 175SR14
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 175SR14
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)