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What is Better Lotus Europa or Toyota Land Cruiser?

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Lotus Europa Toyota Land Cruiser

8 reasons to buy Lotus Europa

Engine and transmission
Piston stroke longer 86 mm vs 84 mm 2% or 2 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.9 sec. vs 11.2 sec. 5.3 sec.
More top speed 150 mph vs 112 mph 38 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 137 g/mile vs 241 g/mile 76% or 104 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 3 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 154 liters vs 9 liters 94% or 145 liters
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

11 reasons to buy Toyota Land Cruiser

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 4 4 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Better compression 9.6 vs 8.6 10% or 1 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 94 mm vs 86 mm 9% or 8 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
More engine power

235 bhp vs 197 bhp

173 kw. vs 147 kw.

16% or 38 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 434 nM vs 272 nM 37% or 162 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 17.3 mpg vs 30.41 mpg 76% or 13.11 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 21.11 mpg vs 38.88 mpg 84% or 17.77 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 13.1 mpg vs 21.99 mpg 68% or 8.89 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 96 liters vs 43.5 liters 55% or 52.5 liters
Warranty
More standard warranty - Years 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
More seats 7 vs 2 5

Neutral reasons Lotus Europa vs. Toyota Land Cruiser

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 4800 RPM 11% or 600 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1998 cm3 vs 4664 cm3 57% or 2666 cm3 less
Engine position Mid transverse vs Front transverse
Cylinders location In line vs V8
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Direct fuel injection with turbocharging vs Fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 3900 mm vs 4890 mm 20% or 990 mm shorter
Width 1714 mm vs 1940 mm 12% or 226 mm narrower
Height 1120 mm vs 1890 mm 41% or 770 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2330 mm vs 2850 mm 18% or 520 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R17 vs 275/60R18
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 275/60R18
Spare wheel spray for repair vs 275/60R18
Type of wheels 17" alloy wheels vs 18" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)