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What is Better Lotus Europa or Opel Cavalier?

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Lotus Europa Opel Cavalier

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 117 nM 57% or 155 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.9 sec. vs 14.00 sec. 8.1 sec.
More top speed 150 mph vs 98 mph 52 mph

1 reason to buy Opel Cavalier

Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 380 liters vs 154 liters 59% or 226 liters

Neutral reasons Lotus Europa vs. Opel Cavalier

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 3800 RPM 30% or 1600 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1998 cm3 vs 1584 cm3 21% or 414 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 4 2 more
Dimensions
Length 3900 mm vs 4333 mm 10% or 433 mm shorter
Width 1714 mm vs 1670 mm 3% or 44 mm wider
Height 1120 mm vs 1380 mm 19% or 260 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2330 mm vs 2518 mm 7% or 188 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R17 vs 165SR13
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 165SR13
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)