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Selected Style 2-Door Convertible
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Convertible 21 27 N/A $47,250
2-Door Convertible SC 20 26 N/A $54,990
2-Door Coupe LP640
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe LP640 8 13 N/A $354,000
2-Door Roadster LP640 8 13 N/A $382,400
Pricing
Invoice Price
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N/A
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$47,250
$354,000
Monthly Payment Estimate
$788 / month
$5900 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg 8 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 27 mpg 13 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Two Seater Two Seater
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Head Room (in) - TBD - 34.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Passenger Capacity 2 2
Front Leg Room (in) - TBD - 43.3
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 57.4 64.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.3 5.5
Length, Overall (in) 149.0 181.5
Height, Overall (in) 44.0 44.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.2 66.7
Wheelbase (in) 90.5 104.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.8 81.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) - TBD - 4.3
Brakes
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) - TBD - 15.0 x 1.4
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) - TBD - 15.0 x 1.4
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 10.6 26.4
Steering
Steering Type Manual Pwr rack & pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.8 41.2
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/45R17 P335/30ZR18
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P175/50R16 P245/35ZR18
Spare Tire Size - TBD - NA
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 1984 3671
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 18 x 13
Front Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 5.5 18 x 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - NA
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 15.9
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 133 @ 6800 486 @ 6000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.8L/110 6.5L/378
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 189 @ 7800 640 @ 8000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V12
Fuel System MPFI MPFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 13
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 8
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 23 10
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.81 0.94
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.17 3.09
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 10.7
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.48 1.57
Trans Type 6 6
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.92 1.07
Trans Description Cont. Again NA w/OD
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25 2.69
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.05 2.11
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.53 - TBD -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.17 1.24
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual
Summary
Vehicle Name Lotus Elise Lamborghini Murcielago
Body Style 2 Door Convertible 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent 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 -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/coil springs
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 6 NA
 
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