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What is Better Lotus Exige or Opel Antara?

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Lotus Exige Opel Antara

8 reasons to buy Lotus Exige

Engine and transmission
More engine power

189 bhp vs 163 bhp

141 kw. vs 118 kw.

14% or 26 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.2 sec. vs 9.90 sec. 4.7 sec.
More top speed 147 mph vs 117 mph 30 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 32.11 mpg vs 45.04 mpg 40% or 12.93 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 41.48 mpg vs 54 mpg 30% or 12.52 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 23.3 mpg vs 34.01 mpg 46% or 10.71 mpg
Other specs
Less weight 875 kg vs 1736 kg 98% or 861 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.7 meters vs 11.80 meters 10% or 1.1 meters

6 reasons to buy Opel Antara

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 350 nM vs 181 nM 48% or 169 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 104 g/mile vs 129 g/mile 24% or 25 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 402 liters vs 112 liters 72% or 290 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2505 kg vs 1166 kg 53% or 1339 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 769 kg vs 291 kg 62% or 478 kg

Neutral reasons Lotus Exige vs. Opel Antara

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 7800 RPM vs 3800 RPM 51% or 4000 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1796 cm3 vs 2231 cm3 19% or 435 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 3797 mm vs 4596 mm 17% or 799 mm shorter
Width 1727 mm vs 1850 mm 7% or 123 mm narrower
Height 1159 mm vs 1761 mm 34% or 602 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2707 mm 15% or 407 mm less
Front tires size 195/50 R16 vs 235/55R18
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 235/55R18
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)