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What is Better Lotus Europa or Opel Zafira?

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4 reasons to buy Lotus Europa

Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.9 sec. vs 7.80 sec. 1.9 sec.
More top speed 150 mph vs 144 mph 6 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 137 g/mile vs 143 g/mile 4% or 6 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 154 liters vs 140 liters 9% or 14 liters

6 reasons to buy Opel Zafira

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

240 bhp vs 197 bhp

174 kw. vs 147 kw.

18% or 43 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 320 nM vs 272 nM 15% or 48 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 28.99 mpg vs 30.41 mpg 5% or 1.42 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 38 mpg vs 38.88 mpg 2% or 0.88 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 21 mpg vs 21.99 mpg 5% or 0.99 mpg

Neutral reasons Lotus Europa vs. Opel Zafira

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 5600 RPM 4% or 200 less rpms.
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 3900 mm vs 4503 mm 13% or 603 mm shorter
Width 1714 mm vs 1801 mm 5% or 87 mm narrower
Height 1120 mm vs 1625 mm 31% or 505 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2330 mm vs 2703 mm 14% or 373 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R17 vs 225/40R18
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 225/40R18
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)