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Selected Style 2-Door Convertible 4-Door Sedan quattro Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan quattro Manual 15 21 $42,244 $45,850
2005.5 4-Door Sedan quattro Manual 15 21 $42,485 $46,100
5-Door Wagon Avant quattro Manual 15 21 $43,154 $46,850
4-Door Sedan quattro Automatic 18 24 $43,416 $47,050
2005.5 5-Door Wagon Avant quattro Manual 15 21 $43,395 $47,100
2005.5 4-Door Sedan quattro Automatic 15 23 $43,657 $47,300
5-Door Wagon Avant quattro Automatic 18 24 $44,326 $48,050
2005.5 5-Door Wagon Avant quattro Automatic 15 23 $44,567 $48,300
2-Door Cabriolet quattro Manual 15 21 $49,615 $53,950
2-Door Cabriolet quattro Automatic 17 23 $50,787 $55,150
Pricing
Invoice Price
N/A
$42,244
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$42,990
$45,850
Monthly Payment Estimate
$717 / month
$764 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City N/A mpg 15 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway N/A mpg 21 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Two Seater Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in) - TBD - 55.1
Passenger Capacity 2 5
Front Leg Room (in) - TBD - 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Head Room (in) - TBD - 38.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD - 90.1
Second Hip Room (in) - - TBD -
Second Head Room (in) - 37.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) - 53.4
Second Leg Room (in) - 34.3
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 45.0 56.2
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.2 60.1
Wheelbase (in) 90.6 104.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.7 69.5
Track Width, Front (in) 57.4 60.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.1 4.2
Length, Overall (in) 149.0 179.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) - TBD - 13.4
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 13.6 x 1.18
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 11.9 x 0.87
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) - TBD - 17.4
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 14.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) - TBD - 36.4
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P175/55R16 P235/40ZR18
Spare Tire Size - TBD - P235/40ZR18
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/45R17 P235/40ZR18
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 1975 3825.3
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 18 x 8.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 18 x 8.0
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x - TBD - 18 x 8.0
Front Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 12.9
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 190
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 190 @ 7800 340 @ 7000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V8
Fuel System MPFI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 138 @ 6800 302 @ 3500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.8L/110 4.2L/254
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) - TBD - 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) - TBD - 21
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 0.92
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive All-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 2.05
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.89
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 1.13
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 0.78
First Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.67
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 1.46
Trans Type 6 6
Summary
Vehicle Name Lotus Elise Audi S4
Body Style 2 Door Open Top 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Trapezoidal Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Four-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
 
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