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Vehicle 2007 Lotus Exige S 2005 Panoz Esperante Convertible
General
Body Style Sports Car/Convertible,CPE,CPE Sports Car/Convertible,CVT
EPA Classification 2SEATER 2SEATER
Turbo N n/a
Drive Train
City MPG 23 17
Combined MPG 25 n/a
Displacement (CC) 1796 280
Driveline RWD n/a
Final Drive Ratio 4.53 3.55
Fuel Capacity (gal) 10.6 15.7
Fuel System MPFI SEFI
Fuel Type Gas n/a
Gas Guzzler Tax $0 $0
Highway MPG 29 25
Horsepower @ RPM 220@8000 305@5800
PowerToWeightRatio 9.4 10.6
RPM @ Peak Horsepower 8000 n/a
Standard Transmission 6 Speed Manual n/a
Torque @ RPM 165@5500 320@4200
Transmission Speeds 6 5
Transmission Type M n/a
Type of Engine 1.8L I4 4.6L V8
Valves 16 32
Exterior
Curb weight (lbs) 2077 3279
Overall Height (in) 45.6 53.4
Overall Length (in) 149.5 176.3
Overall Width (in) 68.0 73.2
Wheelbase (in) 90.5 106.0
Interior - Cargo - Carrying
Trunk Volume (cu ft) n/a 11.0
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in) n/a 38.1
Leg room front (in) n/a 41.8
Passenger Volume n/a 49
Seating Capacity - Maximum 2 2
Seating capacity - Standard 2 2
Shoulder room front (in) n/a 50.0
Suspension
Front suspension Ind Ind
Ground Clearance (in) n/a 5.0
Rear Suspension Ind Ind
Track Front 57.4 60.9
Track Rear 59.3 60.7
Turning Radius
Steering Diameter Left 32.8 37.9
Steering Diameter Right 32.8 n/a
Warranty
Powertrain Miles 36000 n/a
Powertrain Time (Months) 36 n/a
Rust Time (Months) 96 n/a
Warranty - Basic Miles 36000 n/a
Warranty - Basic Time (Months) 36 n/a






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