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2011 Lotus Elise Comparisons

Base Coupe

General Pricing

Resale Value $47,250.00 $47,450.00 $48,100.00
Destination $1,125.00 $875.00 $950.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 1.8L I4 3.0L I6 2.9L H6
Horsepower 189 @ 7800 RPM 255 @ 6600 RPM 255 @ 6400 RPM
Torque 133 @ 6800 RPM 220 @ 2600 RPM 214 @ 4400 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 1796 2996 2893
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.2 X 3.3 3.3 X 3.5 3.5 X 3.1
Compression Ratio 11.5:1 10.7:1 11.5:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 21 18 19
Highway (mpg) 27 28 27

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 1984.2 3251.8 2943.2
Wheelbase (in.) 90.5 98.3 95.1
Length (in.) 149.0 166.9 172.1
Width (in.) 67.7 70.5 70.9
Height (in.) 44.0 50.8 50.9
Track Front (in.) 57.4 59.5 58.7
Track Rear (in.) 59.3 61.4 60.4
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 2 2 2
Front Headroom (in.) N/A 39.1 38.3
Rear Headroom (in.) N/A N/A N/A
Front Legroom (in.) N/A 42.2 41.6
Rear Legroom (in.) N/A N/A N/A
Front Shoulder Room (in.) N/A 53.3 51.5
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) N/A N/A N/A
Front Hip Room (in.) N/A N/A 53.4
Rear Hip Room (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) N/A 47.6 N/A

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension wishbone strut strut
Rear Suspension wishbone multi-link strut
Tires 175/55R16 225/45R17 205/55R17

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive rear wheel drive rear wheel drive rear 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 Std. Std.

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player Yes Yes Yes
CD Changer N/A N/A 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 Yes Yes

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

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

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