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What is Better Lotus Exige or Peugeot 206?

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10 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.
More engine power

189 bhp vs 90 bhp

141 kw. vs 66 kw.

52% or 99 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.2 sec. vs 11.8 sec. 6.6 sec.
More top speed 147 mph vs 114 mph 33 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 32.11 mpg vs 55.4 mpg 73% or 23.29 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 41.48 mpg vs 68.8 mpg 66% or 27.32 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 23.3 mpg vs 41.48 mpg 78% or 18.18 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
Other specs
Less weight 875 kg vs 1191 kg 36% or 316 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

14 reasons to buy Peugeot 206

Engine and transmission
Piston diameter larger 85 mm vs 82 mm 4% or 3 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 88 mm vs 85 mm 3% or 3 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More torque 205 nM vs 181 nM 12% or 24 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 86 g/mile vs 129 g/mile 50% or 43 g/mile
Less noise level 72.1 dB vs 74 dB 3% or 1.9 dB
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 313 liters vs 112 liters 64% or 201 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 50 liters vs 40 liters 20% or 10 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1611 kg vs 1166 kg 28% or 445 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 420 kg vs 291 kg 31% or 129 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 turning radius 9.85 meters vs 10.7 meters 9% or 0.85 meters
More seats 5 vs 2 3

Neutral reasons Lotus Exige vs. Peugeot 206

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 7800 RPM vs 4000 RPM 49% or 3800 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1796 cm3 vs 1997 cm3 10% or 201 cm3 less
Engine position Mid transverse vs Front transverse
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs SOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 3797 mm vs 4028 mm 6% or 231 mm shorter
Width 1727 mm vs 1652 mm 4% or 75 mm wider
Height 1159 mm vs 1460 mm 21% or 301 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2442 mm 6% or 142 mm less
Front tires size 195/50 R16 vs 165/85 R14
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 165/85 R14
Spare wheel spray for repair vs 165/85 R14
Type of wheels 17" alloy wheels vs 14" steel
Style of wheels 16 spokes vs FLORIDA covers
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)