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What is Better Lotus Europa or Renault Alpine?

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Lotus Europa Renault Alpine

1 reason to buy Lotus Europa

Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.9 sec. vs 7.00 sec. 1.1 sec.

5 reasons to buy Renault Alpine

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

200 bhp vs 197 bhp

145 kw. vs 147 kw.

2% or 3 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 285 nM vs 272 nM 5% or 13 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
More top speed 155 mph vs 150 mph 5 mph
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 220 liters vs 154 liters 30% or 66 liters

Neutral reasons Lotus Europa vs. Renault Alpine

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 5750 RPM 6% or 350 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1998 cm3 vs 2458 cm3 19% or 460 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 3900 mm vs 4330 mm 10% or 430 mm shorter
Width 1714 mm vs 1754 mm 2% or 40 mm narrower
Height 1120 mm vs 1197 mm 6% or 77 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2330 mm vs 2339 mm 0% or 9 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R17 vs 255/45VR15
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 255/45VR15
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)