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What is Better Lotus Europa or Volkswagen Multivan?

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Lotus Europa Volkswagen Multivan

6 reasons to buy Lotus Europa

Engine and transmission
More engine power

197 bhp vs 180 bhp

147 kw. vs 131 kw.

9% or 17 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.9 sec. vs 11.40 sec. 5.5 sec.
More top speed 150 mph vs 119 mph 31 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 30.41 mpg vs 36.99 mpg 22% or 6.58 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 38.88 mpg vs 42.99 mpg 11% or 4.11 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 21.99 mpg vs 28.99 mpg 32% or 7 mpg

3 reasons to buy Volkswagen Multivan

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More torque 400 nM vs 272 nM 32% or 128 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 124 g/mile vs 137 g/mile 10% or 13 g/mile

Neutral reasons Lotus Europa vs. Volkswagen Multivan

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 4000 RPM 26% or 1400 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1998 cm3 vs 1968 cm3 2% or 30 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 3900 mm vs 4892 mm 20% or 992 mm shorter
Width 1714 mm vs 1904 mm 10% or 190 mm narrower
Height 1120 mm vs 1970 mm 43% or 850 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2330 mm vs 3000 mm 22% or 670 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R17 vs 235/55R17
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 235/55R17
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)