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Selected Style 2-Door Convertible
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Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Convertible 21 27 N/A $51,845
2-Door Convertible SC 20 26 N/A $54,990
2-Door Coupe
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Body Style

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe N/A N/A N/A $44,837
2-Door Cabriolet N/A N/A N/A $47,650
Pricing
Invoice Price
N/A
N/A
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$51,845
$44,837
Monthly Payment Estimate
$864 / month
$747 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg N/A mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 27 mpg N/A mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Two Seater Minicompact
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) - TBD - 39.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) - TBD - 48.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD - 45.4
Front Leg Room (in) - TBD - 41.2
Passenger Capacity 2 2
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 45.4
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.3 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 149.0 106.1
Height, Overall (in) 44.0 60.71
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.2 54.53
Wheelbase (in) 90.5 73.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.8 61.38
Track Width, Front (in) 57.4 50.51
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) - TBD - 7.8
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 11.0 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - NA
Brake Type Pwr Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 8.0 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 10.6 NA
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.8 28.7
Steering Type Manual Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Size P225/45R17 P175/55R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P175/50R16 P155/60R15
Spare Tire Size - TBD - NA
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
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
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 1984 1958
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 5.5 15 x 4.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - NA
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 15 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - NA
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - NA
Engine
Fuel System MPFI NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 133 @ 6800 - TBD -
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.8L/110 NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 190 @ 7800 40 @ - TBD -
Engine Type Gas I4 Electric
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 23 NA
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 NA
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 NA
EPA MPG Equivalent - City - 94
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined - 87
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy - 79
Battery Range (mi) - 63
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.81 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.17 - TBD -
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.48 NA
Trans Type 6 1
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.92 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.05 NA
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.53 - TBD -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.17 NA
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Automatic
Summary
Vehicle Name Lotus Elise Smart fortwo electric drive
Body Style 2 Door Convertible 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Rear Independent DeDion
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent McPherson
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 8.1 NA
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 6 NA
 
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