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2005 Lotus Elise Comparisons

Base Convertible

General Pricing

Resale Value $42,990.00 $26,145.00 $29,365.00
Destination $870.00 $540.00 $625.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 1.8L I4 1.8L I4 3.9L V6
Horsepower 190 @ 7800 RPM 138 @ 6400 RPM 227 @ 6000 RPM
Torque 138 @ 6800 RPM 125 @ 4400 RPM 235 @ 2800 RPM
Valves 4 4 2
Displacement (cc) 1796 1794 3880
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.2 X 3.3 3.1 X 3.6 3.9 X 3.3
Compression Ratio 11.5:1 10:1 9.8:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 23 26 21
Highway (mpg) 27 33 29

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 1984.2 2215.6 3886.7
Wheelbase (in.) 90.6 96.5 112.3
Length (in.) 149.0 153.0 189.1
Width (in.) 67.7 66.7 70.6
Height (in.) 45.0 48.8 56.7
Track Front (in.) 57.4 58.1 60.0
Track Rear (in.) 59.2 57.5 60.9
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 2 2 4
Front Headroom (in.) N/A 37.3 38.4
Rear Headroom (in.) N/A N/A 36.1
Front Legroom (in.) N/A 42.2 42.2
Rear Legroom (in.) N/A N/A 34.2
Front Shoulder Room (in.) N/A 51.0 54.0
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) N/A N/A 44.8
Front Hip Room (in.) N/A 49.8 52.6
Rear Hip Room (in.) N/A N/A 45.8

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) N/A 48.0 90.1

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension wishbone strut strut
Rear Suspension wishbone strut multi-link
Tires 175/55R16 185/55R15 225/50R18

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive rear wheel drive rear wheel drive front wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A N/A Std.

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM/LW AM/FM satellite
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player Yes N/A Yes
CD Changer N/A Yes N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control N/A Std. Std.
Tilt Steering N/A Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A N/A Yes

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A N/A Yes

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows N/A Std. Std.

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