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What is Better Lotus Exige or Opel GT?

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Lotus Exige Opel GT

5 reasons to buy Lotus Exige

Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.2 sec. vs 5.70 sec. 0.5 sec.
More top speed 147 mph vs 142 mph 5 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 129 g/mile vs 135 g/mile 5% or 6 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 112 liters vs 66 liters 41% or 46 liters
Other specs
Less weight 875 kg vs 1306 kg 49% or 431 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

9 reasons to buy Opel GT

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 engine power

264 bhp vs 189 bhp

192 kw. vs 141 kw.

28% or 75 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 353 nM vs 181 nM 49% or 172 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 31.01 mpg vs 32.11 mpg 4% or 1.1 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 40.97 mpg vs 41.48 mpg 1% or 0.51 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 21.99 mpg vs 23.3 mpg 6% or 1.31 mpg
Weight and capacity
More maximum allowable weight 1625 kg vs 1166 kg 28% or 459 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 319 kg vs 291 kg 9% or 28 kg
Other specs
Less turning radius 10.40 meters vs 10.7 meters 3% or 0.3 meters

Neutral reasons Lotus Exige vs. Opel GT

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 7800 RPM vs 5300 RPM 32% or 2500 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1796 cm3 vs 1998 cm3 10% or 202 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 3797 mm vs 4100 mm 7% or 303 mm shorter
Width 1727 mm vs 1813 mm 5% or 86 mm narrower
Height 1159 mm vs 1274 mm 9% or 115 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2415 mm 5% or 115 mm less
Front tires size 195/50 R16 vs 245/45R18
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 245/45R18
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)