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What is Better Lotus Europa or Skoda Fabia?

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11 reasons to buy Lotus Europa

Engine and transmission
Piston diameter larger 86 mm vs 76.5 mm 11% or 9.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 86 mm vs 75.6 mm 12% or 10.4 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

197 bhp vs 180 bhp

147 kw. vs 132 kw.

9% or 17 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 272 nM vs 250 nM 8% or 22 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.9 sec. vs 7.3 sec. 1.4 sec.
More top speed 150 mph vs 140 mph 10 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 30.41 mpg vs 45.56 mpg 50% or 15.15 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 38.88 mpg vs 54.25 mpg 40% or 15.37 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 21.99 mpg vs 36.7 mpg 67% or 14.71 mpg
Warranty
More painted surfaces warranty 8 years vs 3 years 63% or 5 years
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles

7 reasons to buy Skoda Fabia

Engine and transmission
Better compression 10.0 vs 8.6 14% or 1.4 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 92 g/mile vs 137 g/mile 49% or 45 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 480 liters vs 154 liters 68% or 326 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 45 liters vs 43.5 liters 3% or 1.5 liters
Warranty
More standard warranty - Years 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
More seats 5 vs 2 3

Neutral reasons Lotus Europa vs. Skoda Fabia

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 6200 RPM 13% or 800 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1998 cm3 vs 1390 cm3 30% or 608 cm3 more
Engine position Mid transverse vs Front transverse
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Direct fuel injection with turbocharging vs Fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 7 1 less
Dimensions
Length 3900 mm vs 4276 mm 9% or 376 mm shorter
Width 1714 mm vs 1642 mm 4% or 72 mm wider
Height 1120 mm vs 1448 mm 23% or 328 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2330 mm vs 2454 mm 5% or 124 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R17 vs 205/40 R17
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 205/40 R17
Spare wheel spray for repair vs Compact
Type of wheels 17" alloy wheels vs 17" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)