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What is Better Lotus Exige or Opel Rekord?

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Lotus Exige Opel Rekord

5 reasons to buy Lotus Exige

Engine and transmission
More engine power

189 bhp vs 86 bhp

141 kw. vs 62 kw.

54% or 103 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.2 sec. vs 13.30 sec. 8.1 sec.
More top speed 147 mph vs 103 mph 44 mph
Other specs
Less weight 875 kg vs 1245 kg 42% or 370 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.7 meters vs 10.80 meters 1% or 0.1 meters

4 reasons to buy Opel Rekord

Engine and transmission
More torque 189 nM vs 181 nM 4% or 8 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 490 liters vs 112 liters 77% or 378 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1780 kg vs 1166 kg 34% or 614 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 535 kg vs 291 kg 46% or 244 kg

Neutral reasons Lotus Exige vs. Opel Rekord

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 7800 RPM vs 4200 RPM 46% or 3600 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1796 cm3 vs 2260 cm3 21% or 464 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 3797 mm vs 4652 mm 18% or 855 mm shorter
Width 1727 mm vs 1726 mm 0% or 1 mm wider
Height 1159 mm vs 1420 mm 18% or 261 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2668 mm 14% or 368 mm less
Front tires size 195/50 R16 vs 175SR14
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 175SR14
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)