Compare 2009 Dodge Viper vs 2009 Lotus Exige

2009 Dodge Viper
2009 Lotus Exige
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2-Door Conv SRT10
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Viper 2-Door Conv SRT10 13 22 $82,457 $88,755
Viper 2-Door Coupe SRT10 13 22 $83,139 $89,505
Viper 2-Door Coupe SRT10 ACR 13 22 $83,139 $89,505
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2-Door Coupe S 240
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Exige 2-Door Coupe S 240 20 26 N/A $65,690
Exige 2-Door Coupe S 260 20 26 N/A $74,995
Pricing
Invoice Price
$82,457
N/A
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$88,755
$65,690
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1479 / month
$1095 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.2
TCC’s Bottom Line
Though by no means a pick for daily driving, the 2009 Dodge Viper is a fantastic-looking sportscar with winning performance.
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Fuel Economy
City
13 mpg 20 mpg
Highway
22 mpg 26 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Two-Seater Two Seater
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in)
42.4 - TBD -
Front Hip Room (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³)
- TBD - 41.0
Front Head Room (in)
36.5 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
54.1 - TBD -
Passenger Capacity
2 2
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
61.6 57.4
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.1 4.1
Length, Overall (in)
175.6 149.5
Height, Overall (in)
47.6 45.6
Track Width, Rear (in)
60.6 59.3
Wheelbase (in)
98.8 90.5
Liftover Height (in)
NA - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
75.2 72.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
6.8 - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
14.0 x 1.26 - 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)
14.0 x 1.26 - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
Yes 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.0 10.6
Steering
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Manual
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.4 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.7 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
40.5 32.8
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P345/30ZR19 P225/45WR17
Rear Tire Order Code
TXM NA
Front Tire Size
P275/35ZR18 P195/50WR16
Spare Tire Size
NA NA
Front Tire Order Code
TXM 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)
3441 2077
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
19 x 13.0 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Alloy
Spare Wheel Material
NA NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 x 10.0 16 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA NA
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
16.0 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
180 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
600 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
560 @ 5000 170 @ 5500
Engine Order Code
EWE NA
Displacement
8.4L/512 1.8L/110
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
600 @ 6100 240 @ 8000
Engine Type
Gas V10 Gas I4
Fuel System
SFI MPFI
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
16 23 (Est)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
22 26 (Est)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
13 20 (Est)
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.50 0.82
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.66 3.17
Clutch Size (in)
12 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.30 1.48
Trans Type
6 6
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.74 0.92
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.90 3.25
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.82 2.05
Trans Order Code
DEC NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.07 - TBD -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.17
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Summary
Vehicle Name
Dodge Viper Lotus Exige
Body Style
2 Seat Roadster 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Independent
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
- TBD - 6

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