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2010 Lotus Elise 2-Door Convertible Specs

2-Door Convertible
MSRP based on 2-Door Convertible
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 21 mpg City/27 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas I4, 1.8L
EPA Class Two Seater
Style Name Elise
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 2
Passenger Doors 2
Body Style Convertible
Transmission 6-speed close ratio manual transmission w/OD

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Two Seater
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2010
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) - TBD -
Front Head Room (in) - TBD -
Passenger Capacity 2
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 44.0
Length, Overall (in) 149.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.3
Track Width, Front (in) 57.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.8
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 90.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) - TBD -

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 11.5
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 23

Performance Specs

Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 189 @ 7800
Displacement 1.8L/110
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 133 @ 6800
Fuel System MPFI
Engine Type Gas I4
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.92
Trans Type 6
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.48
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.12
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.17
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.53
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.05
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD -
Steering Type Manual
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.8
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Size P225/45R17
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size - TBD -
Front Tire Size P175/50R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Alloy
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front No
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front No
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks No
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control No
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No
Other Features 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
Daytime running lights
Side guard door beams
Driver & passenger airbags
Front outboard 3-point seatbelts
Tire pressure monitor

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Years 8
Drivetrain Miles/km Unlimited
Drivetrain Years 2

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD -
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
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