2005 Lotus Elise Specifications
Okay, these are not the official specifications, but I believe they should be very close to what we’re getting. I came up with the specs below based on pretty reliable sources, my own calculations/predictions, and what we already know about the Elise.
Please feel free to discuss these specs. I will update them when necessary.
Powerplant: 194 HP Toyota I-4 engine
Weight: <1800 lbs
0-60mph: 4.6 seconds (+/- 0.1 seconds)
Top Speed: 145mph
Fuel Consumption: City: 25 mpg; Hwy: 43 mpg; Average: 34 mpg (US)
Wheels: Light weight, polished 8-spoke alloy wheels
Tires: Front: 175/55/16, Rear: 225/45/17
Exhaust Tail Pipe Finish: Round, stainless steel
Black brake calipers with cross-drilled disc brakes
Laminated windshield with graduated tint
Interior Trim: Alcantara/Leather
AC: standard, with delete option
Stereo: Single CD head unit with 4-speakers
Inflatable lumbar support
Body Options: Nobody knows!
Colors that would probably make it: Ardent Red, Silver, Starlight Black, Cobalt Blue and Laser Blue.
And hopefully Chrome Orange(Exige/Esprit), and the pearlescent Lightning Yellow.
Softtop Options: Black/Red/Blue/Green
Alcantara Trim Options: Black/Silver/Red/Blue
Leather Trim Options: Black/Silver/Red/Blue/Tan/Beige
Carpet Options: Black/Red/Blue/Beige