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Vehicle 2009 Lotus Elise Convertible 2011 Tesla Roadster Convertible
General
Body Style Sports Car/Convertible,CVT Sports Car/Convertible,CVT
EPA Classification 2SEATER 2SEATER
Turbo N N
Drive Train
City MPG 21 n/a
Combined MPG 23 n/a
Displacement (CC) 1796 n/a
Driveline RWD RWD
Final Drive Ratio 3.25 3.12
Fuel Capacity (gal) 10.6 n/a
Fuel System MPFI n/a
Fuel Type Gas ELE
Gas Guzzler Tax $0 $0
Highway MPG 27 n/a
Horsepower @ RPM 189@7800 288@5000
PowerToWeightRatio 10.5 9.5
RPM @ Peak Horsepower 7800 5000
Standard Transmission 6 Speed Manual 1 Speed Automatic
Torque @ RPM 133@6800 273@5400
Transmission Speeds 6 1
Transmission Type M A
Type of Engine 1.8L I4 MOTOR
Valves 16 n/a
Exterior
Curb weight (lbs) 1984 2723
Overall Height (in) 44.0 44.4
Overall Length (in) 149.0 155.1
Overall Width (in) 67.7 72.9
Wheelbase (in) 90.6 92.6
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in) n/a 36.7
Leg room front (in) n/a 42.0
Seating Capacity - Maximum 2 2
Seating capacity - Standard 2 2
Shoulder room front (in) n/a 52.0
Suspension
Front suspension Ind Ind
Ground Clearance (in) 5.1 n/a
Rear Suspension Ind Ind
Track Front 57.4 57.7
Track Rear 59.3 59.0
Towing
Tow Capacity (Maximum) n/a NR
Tow Capacity Standard n/a NR
Warranty
Powertrain Miles n/a 36000
Powertrain Time (Months) n/a 36
Rust Time (Months) 96 0
Warranty - Basic Miles 36000 36000
Warranty - Basic Time (Months) 36 36






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