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What is Better Lotus Europa or Opel Insignia?

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7 reasons to buy Lotus Europa

Engine and transmission
More engine power

197 bhp vs 180 bhp

147 kw. vs 131 kw.

9% or 17 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 272 nM vs 230 nM 15% or 42 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.9 sec. vs 9.20 sec. 3.3 sec.
More top speed 150 mph vs 137 mph 13 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 30.41 mpg vs 35.98 mpg 18% or 5.57 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 38.88 mpg vs 46 mpg 18% or 7.12 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 21.99 mpg vs 25.99 mpg 18% or 4 mpg

3 reasons to buy Opel Insignia

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 116 g/mile vs 137 g/mile 18% or 21 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 540 liters vs 154 liters 71% or 386 liters

Neutral reasons Lotus Europa vs. Opel Insignia

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 5500 RPM 2% or 100 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1998 cm3 vs 1598 cm3 20% or 400 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 3900 mm vs 4908 mm 21% or 1008 mm shorter
Width 1714 mm vs 1858 mm 8% or 144 mm narrower
Height 1120 mm vs 1520 mm 26% or 400 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2330 mm vs 2737 mm 15% or 407 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R17 vs 245/45R18
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 245/45R18
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)