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What is Better Lotus Europa or Volkswagen Touareg?

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Lotus Europa Volkswagen Touareg

7 reasons to buy Lotus Europa

Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.9 sec. vs 7.8 sec. 1.9 sec.
More top speed 150 mph vs 135 mph 15 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 30.41 mpg vs 37.22 mpg 22% or 6.81 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 38.88 mpg vs 41.48 mpg 7% or 2.6 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 21.99 mpg vs 31.72 mpg 44% or 9.73 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

10 reasons to buy Volkswagen Touareg

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Better compression 17.0 vs 8.6 49% or 8.4 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
More engine power

240 bhp vs 197 bhp

176 kw. vs 147 kw.

18% or 43 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 550 nM vs 272 nM 51% or 278 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 124 g/mile vs 137 g/mile 10% or 13 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 580 liters vs 154 liters 73% or 426 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 100 liters vs 43.5 liters 57% or 56.5 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. Volkswagen Touareg

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 4000 RPM 26% or 1400 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1998 cm3 vs 2967 cm3 33% or 969 cm3 less
Cylinders location In line vs V6
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Direct fuel injection with turbocharging vs Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 8 2 less
Dimensions
Length 3900 mm vs 4795 mm 19% or 895 mm shorter
Width 1714 mm vs 1940 mm 12% or 226 mm narrower
Height 1120 mm vs 1732 mm 35% or 612 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2330 mm vs 2893 mm 19% or 563 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R17 vs 255/55 R18
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 255/55 R18
Spare wheel spray for repair vs repair kit
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)