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What is Better Lotus Europa or Suzuki Alto?

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13 reasons to buy Lotus Europa

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 4 vs 3 1 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Piston diameter larger 86 mm vs 73 mm 15% or 13 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 86 mm vs 79.4 mm 8% or 6.6 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

197 bhp vs 68 bhp

147 kw. vs 50 kw.

65% or 129 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 272 nM vs 90 nM 67% or 182 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.9 sec. vs 14 sec. 8.1 sec.
More top speed 150 mph vs 96 mph 54 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 30.41 mpg vs 64.13 mpg 111% or 33.72 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 38.88 mpg vs 74.21 mpg 91% or 35.33 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 21.99 mpg vs 51.42 mpg 134% or 29.43 mpg
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 154 liters vs 129 liters 16% or 25 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 43.5 liters vs 35 liters 20% or 8.5 liters
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles

5 reasons to buy Suzuki Alto

Engine and transmission
Better compression 11.0 vs 8.6 22% or 2.4 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 64 g/mile vs 137 g/mile 114% or 73 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Warranty
More standard warranty - Years 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
More seats 4 vs 2 2

Neutral reasons Lotus Europa vs. Suzuki Alto

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 6000 RPM 10% or 600 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1998 cm3 vs 996 cm3 50% or 1002 cm3 more
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Fuel supply Direct fuel injection with turbocharging vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 3900 mm vs 3500 mm 10% or 400 mm shorter
Width 1714 mm vs 1600 mm 7% or 114 mm wider
Height 1120 mm vs 1470 mm 24% or 350 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2330 mm vs 2360 mm 1% or 30 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R17 vs 155/65 R14
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 155/65 R14
Spare wheel spray for repair vs Compact
Type of wheels 17" alloy wheels vs 14" steel
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)