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Basic Info

Year: 2008
Make: Lotus
Model: Elise
Trim: Base Convertible
Style: Base Convertible
Base Price: $46,270
Drive: Rear-wheel Drive

Curb Weight: 1,984 lbs
Length: 149 in.
Width: 67.7 in.
Height: 45 in.
Wheelbase: 90.6 in.

Powertrain

Horsepower: 190 hp @ 7,800 rpm
Torque: 134 ft-lbs @ 6,800 rpm
Engine: 1.8l I-4
Displacement: 1.8 liters
Compression Ratio: 11.50 to 1
Valves: 16
Engine Config: Mid
Redline: 8,600 rpm

Power/Torque Curve

Drivetrain

Transmission: 6-speed Manual
Final Drive: 4.53
Gear Ratios
1: 3.12
2: 2.05
3: 1.48
4: 1.17
5: 0.92
6: 0.82
R: 3.25
Drive: Rear-wheel Drive
Front Tires: P175/55WR16
Rear Tires: P225/45WR17
Tire Compound: Performance

Performance

All times below are derived from the MotorMatchup advanced vehicle simulation.

Street Surface

0-60 mph (1ft): 4.64 sec
0-60 mph: 4.9 sec
0-100 mph: 12.94 sec
60-130 mph: 19.74 sec
100-150 mph: 34.66 sec

60 ft: 1.96 sec
330 ft: 5.5 sec
​⅛ mile: 8.58 sec @81.9 mph
​¼ mile: 13.42 sec @102.3 mph
Β½ mile: 21.3 sec @123.1 mph
1 mile: 34.64 sec @142.6 mph

0-100 km/h: 5.12 sec
0-200 km/h: 21.82 sec
Top Speed (simulated): 155 mph

Prepped Surface

0-60 mph (1ft): 4.66 sec
0-60 mph: 4.92 sec
0-100 mph: 13.02 sec
60-130 mph: 20.06 sec
100-150 mph: 36.46 sec

60 ft: 1.96 sec
330 ft: 5.52 sec
​⅛ mile: 8.6 sec @81.8 mph
​¼ mile: 13.44 sec @102 mph
Β½ mile: 21.36 sec @122.6 mph
1 mile: 34.74 sec @142.1 mph

0-100 km/h: 5.14 sec
0-200 km/h: 22.06 sec
Top Speed (simulated): 154 mph

Fuel & Efficiency

MPG Highway: 27 mpg
MPG City: 21 mpg
Fuel Capacity: 10.6 gal.
Estimated Range: 254 miles

Specs

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