The horsepower is a characteristic that majority of drivers pay the biggest attention to. In this comparison, it is the Porsche that has by 50 horsepower more when compared to the Lotus Exige S Coupe, which makes this car somewhat faster. Due to more horsepower the Porsche should as well provide somewhat better efficiency in specific speeds.
The Porsche uses 0.5 l fewer in the mixed cycle in comparison to the Lotus Exige S Coupe. The difference at the level of 0.5 l is not realy noticeable. However within some time it would give a substantial cost reduction.
The Porsche 911 991 50th Anniversary has 36 Nm more torque than the Lotus Exige S Coupe 3.5 DOHC V6 VVT-i 350HP manual. Even though a large number of people do not attach importance the maximum torque when buying a car, it presents the best how a car is speeding up. In this case the difference is insensible and for that reason the difference will not be much noticeable.
The fuel consumption of the Porsche 911 991 is 6 % lower in comparison to the Lotus Exige S Coupe 3.5 DOHC V6 VVT-i 350HP manual. Despite the difference is small, in the long run it can make that your car would be significantly cheper to exploate.
The maximum speed possible to be reached by the Porsche is greater than this of the Lotus by 26 kilometers/hour, which allows the Porsche to travel quicker large distance of highway. The difference at the level of 26 km/h is little and will be negligible in everyday driving.
The wheelbase of a car equals the length separating its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving due to more appropriate car's weight distribution. Porsche 911 991 has 79 millimeters longer wheelbase distance than Lotus Exige S Coupe. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the balance and steering. Hence, the mass of Porsche 911 991 50th Anniversary 3.8 400HP manual should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
Number of gears
The Porsche 911 991 50th Anniversary have a higher speed count compared with the Lotus Exige S Coupe 3.5 DOHC V6 VVT-i 350HP manual which means
that Porsche 911 991 50th Anniversary should have
better acceleration and better fuel
economy. But the difference is not big and unless you are drag
racing at a timed event you would not
feel the difference.
The Porsche 911 991 50th Anniversary has by 10 % greater engine capacity in comparison to the Lotus. This play a little role in terms of acceleration, as both values does not differ much.
The Porsche 911 991 is 10 % longer than the Lotus Exige S Coupe 3.5 DOHC V6 VVT-i 350HP manual. The length of the vehicle plays a role in respect of driving comfort and room in the trunk. The Porsche very likely will be offering to it's users more room for legs. At the same time the Porsche will be better driven but the Lotus will be a little easier for parking because of shorter length of the body.