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Lotus Elise 2010 Base Specs, Trims & Colors

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Showing the 2010 Lotus Elise Base Convertible
$1,250,000-$1,250,000 Current Listing Price
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Seats 2
Door Count 2
Engine 189-hp, 1.8-liter I-4 (premium)
Transmission 6-speed manual w/OD
Drivetrain RWD
Combined MPG
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper, 36 mo/36,000 mi


Exterior (18)
Arctic Silver Metallic
Ardent Red
British Racing Green
Candy Red
Canyon Red Metallic
Lifestyle Aspen White
Interior (4)



Engine 189-hp, 1.8-liter I-4 (premium)
4 wheel ventilated disc brakes S
Front and rear ventilated disc brakes S
Fixed front head restraints S
Dual front impact airbags S
Remote keyless entry S
4 wheel disc brakes S
Side-impact bars S
Panic alarm S
Four-wheel ABS brakes S
Traction control O
AP Racing/Brembo four-wheel disc brakes S
Driveline traction control O
Front seatbelt pre-tensioners S
Security system S
Immobilizer S
Driver and passenger front-impact airbags S
4 ABS channels S
Power door locks S
Daytime running lights S
Transmission 6-speed manual w/OD
Engine liters 1.8
Variable valve control S
Engine orientation transverse
Ignition type electronic
Horsepower 189-hp @ 7,800 rpm
Aluminum cylinder block S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Engine oil cooler S
Fuel tank capacity 10.6 gal.
Torque 133 lbs.-ft. @ 6,800 rpm
Aluminum cylinder head S
Cylinder configuration I-4
Fuel economy city 21 mpg
Fuel economy highway 27 mpg
# of valves 16
Sequential MPI S
Mid mount engine S
Quasi-dual stainless steel exhaust S
Greenhouse Gases / Tailpipe (CO2, tons per year) 6.4
Low emission vehicle S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Engine 1.8L I-4 DOHC 189hp
Engine oil cooler S
6 speed manual transmission S
Carbon FP / Tailpipe and upstream total GHG (CO2, tons per year) 8.0
Sequential multi-point fuel injection S
Chrome tailpipe S
Axle ratio 4.53
Overdrive S
Low emission vehicle II S
Limited slip differential O
Rear-wheel drive S
Transmission gear ratio (5th) .92
Transmission gear ratio (6th) .82
Transmission gear ratio (4th) 1.17
Transmission gear ratio (2nd) 2.05
Overdrive S
Transmission gear ratio (3rd) 1.48
Transmission gear ratio (reverse) 3.25
Transmission gear ratio (1st) 3.12
Four wheel independent suspension S
Rear coil springs S
Manual rack-pinion steering S
Front anti-roll bar S
Rack and pinion steering S
Independent rear double wishbone suspension w/anti-roll bar S
P225/45WR17.0 BSW performance rear tires S
Front coil springs S
Front wheel size 16"
17" x 7.5" silver forged aluminum rear wheels O
P175/50WR16.0 BSW performance tires S
Front tires 175/50R16
17" x 7.5" black aluminum rear wheels O
Alloy wheels S
Rear wheel size 17"
Rear anti-roll bar S
Independent front double wishbone suspension w/anti-roll bar S
16" front wheels S
Wheel locks S
Bilstein brand name rear shocks S
Bilstein brand name front shocks S
Sport suspension O
Limited slip differential O
17" x 7.5" silver aluminum rear wheels S
Spoiler S
2 doors S
Rear lip spoiler S
Composite body material S
Folding side-view door mirrors S
Black grille S
Grille black
Body-colored door handles S
Convertible roof lining O
Front mud flaps S
Body-colored front and rear bumpers S
Rear cargo trunk
Convertible roof with lining O
Chrome tip exhaust S
Partial floor console S
Bin instrument-panel storage S
Opaque sunroof S
Sport steering wheel S
Power windows S
Front cupholders O
Remote keyless entry S
Keyfob (all doors) remote keyless entry S
1st row manual targa fabric sunroof S
Manual air conditioning S
Air conditioning S
Passenger manual folding mirror S
1st row manual targa composite sunroof O
Front cupholder O
Driver manual folding mirror S
Day-night rearview mirror S
Leather upholstery O
MOMO leather steering wheel S
Leather steering wheel S
Max seating capacity 2
Cloth/leather front seat upholstery S
Sport steering wheel S
Manual driver and passenger fore/aft adjustment S
Aluminum interior accents S
Front Probax sport seats S
Max. seating capacity of 2 S
Cargo space floor carpet
Leather door panel trim O
Carpet floor covering O
4-way driver and passenger seat adjustments S
Manual reclining driver and passenger seats S
Carpet front floor mats S
Aluminum instrument panel insert, door panel insert, console insert S
Cloth/leather upholstery S
Front seats bucket
Deluxe sound insulation O
Carpet cargo space S
Leather front seat upholstery O
Floor mats S
Aluminum shift knob S
Audio theft deterrent S
CD player S
Automatic equalizer S
4 brand-name speakers S
AM/FM stereo with seek-scan, single in-dash CD player S
MP3 decoder S
Speed-sensitive volume S
Concealed antenna S
Radio data system S
AM/FM radio S
Speed sensitive volume S
4 premium speakers S
Variable instrument panel lighting S
Oil-pressure warning S
Tachometer S
Redundant digital speedometer S
Light-tinted windows S
Systems monitor S
Projector beam halogen headlamps S
Tire pressure sensors S
Analog display S
Battery warning S
Light tinted windows S
Water temp. gauge S
Trip odometer S
Low-fuel warning S
Water-temp. warning S
In-radio display clock S
Low-tire-pressure warning S
Exterior height 45.0"
Compression ratio 11.50 to 1
Turning radius 16.4'
Engine torque 133 lbs.-ft. @ 6,800 rpm
Front headroom 36.5"
Interior cargo volume 4.1 cu.ft.
Front legroom 43.5"
Rear tread 59.3"
Maximum interior cargo volume 4.1 cu.ft.
Engine horsepower 189-hp @ 7,800 rpm
Valvetrain DOHC
Engine type I-4
Fuel tank capacity 10.6 gal.
Wheelbase 90.6"
Front tread 57.4"
Engine bore x stroke 3.2" x 3.3"
Curb weight 1,984 lbs.
Exterior body width 67.7"
Valves 16
Exterior length 149.0"
Engine displacement 110 cu.in.
Fuel economy city 21 mpg
Fuel economy highway 27 mpg
Basic warranty (months/miles) 36/36,000
Corrosion perforation warranty (months/miles) 96/ unlimited
Powertrain warranty (months/miles) 24/ unlimited

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