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What is Better Lotus Exige or Mitsubishi i-MiEV?

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Lotus Exige Mitsubishi i-MiEV

4 reasons to buy Lotus Exige

Engine and transmission
More engine power

189 bhp vs 66 bhp

141 kw. vs 49 kw.

65% or 123 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 181 nM vs 180 nM 1% or 1 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
More top speed 147 mph vs 81 mph 66 mph
Other specs
Less weight 875 kg vs 1110 kg 27% or 235 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

6 reasons to buy Mitsubishi i-MiEV

Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 227 liters vs 112 liters 51% or 115 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1450 kg vs 1166 kg 20% or 284 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 340 kg vs 291 kg 14% or 49 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Years 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
Less turning radius 9 meters vs 10.7 meters 19% or 1.7 meters
More seats 4 vs 2 2

Neutral reasons Lotus Exige vs. Mitsubishi i-MiEV

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 7800 RPM vs 8000 RPM 3% or 200 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1796 cm3 vs 1 cm3 100% or 1795 cm3 more
Engine position Mid transverse vs Front transverse
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 1 5 more
Dimensions
Length 3797 mm vs 3475 mm 8% or 322 mm shorter
Width 1727 mm vs 1475 mm 15% or 252 mm wider
Height 1159 mm vs 1610 mm 28% or 451 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2550 mm 10% or 250 mm less
Front tires size 195/50 R16 vs 145/65 R15
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 175/55 R15
Spare wheel spray for repair vs tire repair kit
Type of wheels 17" alloy wheels vs 15" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)