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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe Automatic
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe Automatic 21 29 $30,910 $33,500
2-Door Coupe quattro Manual 20 29 $34,100 $36,900
2-Door Coupe quattro D.S. Automatic 22 27 $37,137 $40,150
2-Door Roadster Automatic 20 28 $32,730 $35,500
2-Door Roadster quattro Manual 20 29 $36,648 $39,700
2-Door Roadster quattro D.S. Automatic 22 27 $39,867 $43,150
2-Door Convertible
Pricing
Invoice Price
$30,910
N/A
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$33,500
$42,990
Monthly Payment Estimate
$558 / month
$717 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg N/A mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg N/A mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mini-Compact Two Seater
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 32.6 -
Passenger Capacity 4 2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 48.1 -
Front Leg Room (in) 41.2 - TBD -
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 20.2 -
Front Head Room (in) 37.8 - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³) 58.9 - TBD -
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.1 - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.4 4.1
Length, Overall (in) 159.1 149.0
Height, Overall (in) 53.0 45.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.6 59.2
Wheelbase (in) 95.4 90.6
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.4 67.7
Track Width, Front (in) 60.0 57.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.8 - TBD -
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.1 x - TBD - - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.3 x - TBD - - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5 - TBD -
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.6 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.2 - TBD -
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size P225/45ZR17 P175/55R16
Spare Tire Size - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/45ZR17 P225/45R17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2987 1975
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 17 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 16 x - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.4 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SMPI MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 173 @ 4700 138 @ 6800
Engine Order Code - TBD - NA
Displacement 1.8L/109 1.8L/110
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 180 @ 5500 190 @ 7800
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 - TBD -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 - TBD -
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.19 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.37 - TBD -
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 6.01 - TBD -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.16 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.68 - TBD -
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.04 - TBD -
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.56 - TBD -
Trans Type 6 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.85 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 2 Door Open Top
Vehicle Name Audi TT Lotus Elise
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion-Beam Axle Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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