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What is Better Lotus Exige or Peugeot 106?

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Lotus Exige Peugeot 106

12 reasons to buy Lotus Exige

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Piston diameter larger 82 mm vs 72 mm 12% or 10 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 85 mm vs 69 mm 19% or 16 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

189 bhp vs 60 bhp

141 kw. vs 44.1 kw.

68% or 129 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 181 nM vs 70.5 nM 61% or 110.5 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.2 sec. vs 14.9 sec. 9.7 sec.
More top speed 147 mph vs 101 mph 46 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 32.11 mpg vs 46.27 mpg 44% or 14.16 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 41.48 mpg vs 56.46 mpg 36% or 14.98 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 23.3 mpg vs 35.28 mpg 51% or 11.98 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 3 1 generation
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles

11 reasons to buy Peugeot 106

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 90 g/mile vs 129 g/mile 43% or 39 g/mile
Less noise level 72.8 dB vs 74 dB 2% or 1.2 dB
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 45 liters vs 40 liters 11% or 5 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1295 kg vs 1166 kg 10% or 129 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 480 kg vs 291 kg 39% or 189 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 8 years 33% or 4 years
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
Less weight 815 kg vs 875 kg 7% or 60 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.6 meters vs 10.7 meters 1% or 0.1 meters
More seats 5 vs 2 3

Neutral reasons Lotus Exige vs. Peugeot 106

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 7800 RPM vs 5.5 RPM 100% or 7794.5 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1796 cm3 vs 1124 cm3 37% or 672 cm3 more
Engine position Mid transverse vs Front transverse
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs SOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Central fuel Injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 3797 mm vs 3678 mm 3% or 119 mm shorter
Width 1727 mm vs 1594 mm 8% or 133 mm wider
Height 1159 mm vs 1383 mm 16% or 224 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2385 mm 4% or 85 mm less
Front tires size 195/50 R16 vs 165/70 R13T
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 165/70 R13T
Spare wheel spray for repair vs 165/70 R13T
Type of wheels 17" alloy wheels vs steel
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)