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What is Better Lotus Europa or Opel Tigra?

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7 reasons to buy Lotus Europa

Engine and transmission
More engine power

197 bhp vs 90 bhp

147 kw. vs 65 kw.

54% or 107 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 272 nM vs 125 nM 54% or 147 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.9 sec. vs 12.40 sec. 6.5 sec.
More top speed 150 mph vs 112 mph 38 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 30.41 mpg vs 46 mpg 51% or 15.59 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 38.88 mpg vs 56.06 mpg 44% or 17.18 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 21.99 mpg vs 35.01 mpg 59% or 13.02 mpg

3 reasons to buy Opel Tigra

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 91 g/mile vs 137 g/mile 51% or 46 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 250 liters vs 154 liters 38% or 96 liters

Neutral reasons Lotus Europa vs. Opel Tigra

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 5600 RPM 4% or 200 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1998 cm3 vs 1364 cm3 32% or 634 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 3900 mm vs 3921 mm 1% or 21 mm shorter
Width 1714 mm vs 1685 mm 2% or 29 mm wider
Height 1120 mm vs 1364 mm 18% or 244 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2330 mm vs 2491 mm 6% or 161 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R17 vs 205/50R16
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 205/50R16
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)