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What is Better Lotus Europa or Smart Crossblade?

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Lotus Europa Smart Crossblade

3 reasons to buy Lotus Europa

Engine and transmission
Better compression 9.6 vs 8.6 10% or 1 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 85 g/mile vs 137 g/mile 61% or 52 g/mile
Warranty
More standard warranty - Years 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years

14 reasons to buy Smart Crossblade

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 4 vs 3 1 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Piston diameter larger 86 mm vs 63.5 mm 26% or 22.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 86 mm vs 63 mm 27% or 23 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

197 bhp vs 70 bhp

147 kw. vs 52 kw.

64% or 127 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 272 nM vs 108 nM 60% or 164 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.9 sec. vs 17 sec. 11.1 sec.
More top speed 150 mph vs 84 mph 66 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 30.41 mpg vs 49.58 mpg 63% or 19.17 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 38.88 mpg vs 53.27 mpg 37% or 14.39 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 21.99 mpg vs 45.56 mpg 107% or 23.57 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 3 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 43.5 liters vs 33 liters 24% or 10.5 liters
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 24860 miles 98% or 969546 miles

Neutral reasons Lotus Europa vs. Smart Crossblade

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5470 RPM vs 5400 RPM 1% or 70 more rpms.
Engine capacity 599 cm3 vs 1998 cm3 70% or 1399 cm3 less
Engine position Rear-mounted vs Mid transverse
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft SOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 2622 mm vs 3900 mm 33% or 1278 mm shorter
Width 1618 mm vs 1714 mm 6% or 96 mm narrower
Height 1508 mm vs 1120 mm 26% or 388 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 1812 mm vs 2330 mm 22% or 518 mm less
Front tires size 195/40 R16 vs 175/55 R17
Rear tires size 215/35 R16 vs 225/45 R17
Type of wheels 6.5JX16 / 7JX16 vs 17" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)