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What is Better Lotus Exige or Maybach 57?

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Lotus Exige Maybach 57

13 reasons to buy Lotus Exige

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 12 vs 4 8 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Piston stroke longer 87 mm vs 85 mm 2% or 2 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

550 bhp vs 189 bhp

405 kw. vs 141 kw.

66% or 361 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 900 nM vs 181 nM 80% or 719 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
More top speed 155 mph vs 147 mph 8 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 17.8 mpg vs 32.11 mpg 80% or 14.31 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 25.71 mpg vs 41.48 mpg 61% or 15.77 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 11.5 mpg vs 23.3 mpg 103% or 11.8 mpg
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 605 liters vs 112 liters 81% or 493 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 110 liters vs 40 liters 64% or 70 liters
More maximum allowable weight 3260 kg vs 1166 kg 64% or 2094 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 525 kg vs 291 kg 45% or 234 kg
Other specs
More seats 4 vs 2 2

6 reasons to buy Maybach 57

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 3 1 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Better compression 11.5 vs 9.0 22% or 2.5 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 129 g/mile vs 218 g/mile 69% or 89 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 3 1 generation
Other specs
Less weight 875 kg vs 2735 kg 213% or 1860 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.7 meters vs 13.38 meters 25% or 2.68 meters

Neutral reasons Lotus Exige vs. Maybach 57

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5250 RPM vs 7800 RPM 33% or 2550 less rpms.
Engine capacity 5513 cm3 vs 1796 cm3 67% or 3717 cm3 more
Cylinders location V12 vs In line
Camshaft QUAD CAM vs DOHC
Fuel supply With a twin-turbocharged vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 5728 mm vs 3797 mm 34% or 1931 mm shorter
Width 1980 mm vs 1727 mm 13% or 253 mm wider
Height 1572 mm vs 1159 mm 26% or 413 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 3390 mm vs 2300 mm 32% or 1090 mm more
Front tires size 275/50 R19 vs 195/50 R16
Rear tires size 275/50 R19 vs 225/45 R17
Spare wheel 275/50 R19 vs spray for repair
Type of wheels 19" alloy wheels vs 17" alloy wheels
Style of wheels 7 spokes vs 16 spokes
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)