Lotus Evora vs Porsche Cayman S

Picture of Lotus Evora
Picture of Porsche Cayman S (987 facelift)
Category Lotus EvoraPorsche Cayman S
Max power (ps / bhp) 280 / 276320 / 315
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 350 / 258370 / 273
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1398 / 30821375 / 3031
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 200 / 198232 / 229


Category Lotus EvoraPorsche Cayman S
0 - 100 kph 5.1 s4.5 s
0 - 200 kph 19.9 s17.0 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph 15.1 s12.5 s
Est. 0 - 60 mph 4.9 s4.2 s
0 - 100 mph 12.1 s10.3 s
Est. 1/8 mile 9.5 s @ 90.1 mph8.9 s @ 95.1 mph
1/4 mile 13.4 s12.9 s
Top speed 261 kph (162 mph)275 kph (171 mph)
Est. max acceleration 0.60 g (6 m/s²)0.69 g (7 m/s²)


Category Lotus EvoraPorsche Cayman S
Track Performance 776800
Straight line speed 635900
Total 14111700


Cayman S is the fastest by a small margin.

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w0o0dy  10y ago

@Evan: you might wanna look into the Evora S... 350hp supercharged Evora.. it is fast enough to tie or beat the Cayman R, yet it has more comfort and luxury.

Btw the real competitor is the Exige V6 S with the same supercharged V6. More hardcore and it will dance all over the Cayman R.. although it remains to be seem how crazy the pricing will be.

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Sebastian Vettel  10y ago

i can assure you my other german friend is correct. mr. evan

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Evan  10y ago

Hello Sebastian, no you don't own a ferrari.

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M Schumacher  10y ago

The Evora S is one of the best handling and sharp steeirng cars. i would trade one against my Ferrari. the brakes on the cayman fade after one lap.

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Apathy  10y ago

Yeah, because if there's one thing Lotus is bad at, it's designing a good chassis.

Hold on, that isn't even close to correct...

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Evan  10y ago

I think it would spin cause it can't handle more power. Bye

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Lotus Fan  11y ago

After seeing the track time discrepancies between these two cars. I\'d say If the Evora had 320HP and a PDK, it would, at least, match the Cayman S if not go faster. What do you guys think?