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What is Better Lotus Exige or Mazda Xedos 9?

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11 reasons to buy Lotus Exige

Engine and transmission
Better compression 11.5 vs 10.0 13% or 1.5 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 82 mm vs 80.3 mm 2% or 1.7 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 85 mm vs 74.2 mm 13% or 10.8 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.2 sec. vs 9.5 sec. 4.3 sec.
More top speed 147 mph vs 143 mph 4 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 129 g/mile vs 152 g/mile 18% or 23 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 2 2 generations
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 8 years vs 6 years 25% or 2 years
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles
Other specs
Less weight 875 kg vs 1546 kg 77% or 671 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.7 meters vs 12.2 meters 14% or 1.5 meters

13 reasons to buy Mazda Xedos 9

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

211 bhp vs 189 bhp

155 kw. vs 141 kw.

10% or 22 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 290 nM vs 181 nM 38% or 109 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 28.2 mpg vs 32.11 mpg 14% or 3.91 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 36.7 mpg vs 41.48 mpg 13% or 4.78 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 20.21 mpg vs 23.3 mpg 15% or 3.09 mpg
Emissions
Less noise level 71 dB vs 74 dB 4% or 3 dB
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 68 liters vs 40 liters 41% or 28 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1985 kg vs 1166 kg 41% or 819 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 439 kg vs 291 kg 34% or 148 kg
Warranty
More painted surfaces warranty 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
More standard warranty - Years 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
More seats 5 vs 2 3

Neutral reasons Lotus Exige vs. Mazda Xedos 9

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 7800 RPM vs 5300 RPM 32% or 2500 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1796 cm3 vs 2255 cm3 20% or 459 cm3 less
Cylinders location In line vs V
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 4 2 more
Dimensions
Length 3797 mm vs 4830 mm 21% or 1033 mm shorter
Width 1727 mm vs 1770 mm 2% or 43 mm narrower
Height 1159 mm vs 1395 mm 17% or 236 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2750 mm 16% or 450 mm less
Front tires size 195/50 R16 vs 225/45R17
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 225/45R17
Spare wheel spray for repair vs 225/45R17
Type of wheels 17" alloy wheels vs 7JX17 alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)