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2002 Lotus Elise Type 72 Specs

Engine Specifications

Engine Specifications:Aluminum Inline-4
Position:Mid Transverse
Aspiration:Natural
Valvetrain:DOHC 4 Valves per Cyl
Displacement:1796 cc / 109.6 cu in
Bore:80 mm / 3.15 in
Stroke:89.3 mm / 3.52 in
Power:89.5 kw / 120.0 bhp @ 5500 rpm
Specific output:66.82 bhp per litre
Bhp/Weight:158.73 bhp per tonne
Torque:168.12 nm / 124.0 ft lbs @ 3500-4500 rpm

Chassis & body

Body/Frame:Composite Body Panels Over Aluminum Spaceframe Structure
Front tires:175/55 R16
Rear tires:225/45 R166
Front brakes:Vented Discs
Front brake size:282 mm / 11.1 in
Rear brakes:Vented Discs
Rear brake size:282 mm / 11.1 in
Front wheels:F 40.6 x 14.0 cm / 16.0 x 5.5 in
Rear wheels:R 43.2 x 19.0 cm / 17.0 x 7.5 in
Steering:Unassisted Rack & Pinion
Front suspension:Double Wishbones w/Coil Springs over monotube Bilstein Dampers
Rear suspension:Double Wishbones w/Coil Springs over monotube Bilstein Dampers

Drivetrain

Transmission:5-Speed Manual
Gear ratios:2.923:1, 1.750:1, 1.307:1, 1.033:1, 0.848:1
Final drive:4.20:1

Car dimensions

Weight:756 kg / 1667 lbs
Wheelbase:2300 mm / 90.6 in
Front track:1457 mm / 57.4 in
Rear track:1503 mm / 59.2 in
Length:3785 mm / 149.0 in
Width:1719 mm / 67.7 in
Height:1143 mm / 45.0 in

Speed performance

Car top speed:201.2 kph / 125.0 mph
0 - 60 mph:5.7 seconds
0 - 100 mph:17.2 seconds

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