How much horsepower does a Lotus Elise have?

189 horsepower
Acceleration and Power The standard Elise comes with a 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 189 horsepower at 7,800 rpm and 133 pound-feet of torque at 6,800 rpm.

What is the fastest Lotus Elise?

The latest car in the Elise lineage, the Lotus Elise Cup 260, is the fastest and most hardcore yet.

Does the Lotus Elise have a turbo?

The biggest upgrade to the engine is a Garrett 60-1 turbocharger with an air-to-air intercooler. The owner says it can crank out 11 psi of boost on 93 octane gas, which helps it achieve the aforementioned power and torque ratings.

Is the Lotus Elise a V8?

Performance. The Elise GT1’s water-cooled 3.5 L Type 918 Garrett twin-turbocharged V8 engine has a power output of 550 PS (542 hp) at 6,500 rpm and the modified 6.0 L Chevrolet LT5 V8 engine has a power output of 615 PS (607 hp) at 7,200 rpm.

Is Lotus Elise a supercar?

The Elise is neither an exotic nor supercar, IMO. Supercars: vehicles that are impossible to obtain, limited production, sold only to the elite, and with performance figures that are absolutely ridiculous, usually using the latest racing technology to make a road car that is truly in a league of its own.

Are Lotus cars illegal in the US?

The Lotus Elise is a banned vehicle in the U.S. because it has right-hand drive whereas American cars are left-hand drive, which makes the Lotus a sort of outlier. The car does not fit in with the crowd, and it can be a safety hazard. The streets and roads inside the U.S. are designed for left-hand drive cars.

What car has 2000 horsepower?

The Evija
Best of all, however, is what this car offers from its four electric motors: The Evija delivers almost 2000 horsepower, and Lotus claims this makes it the most powerful production car on the planet. Only 130 models of this leading-edge hypercar will be built, each priced at more than $2 million.

How fast is the Lotus Evora 400?

186 mph

PERFORMANCE* Manual Automatic
Max torque 302 lbft at 3,500 rpm (410 Nm)
0-60 mph 4.1 seconds 4.1 seconds
0-100 km/h 4.2 seconds 4.2 seconds
Max speed 186 mph (300 km/h) 174 mph (280 km/h)

How much horsepower does a 2005 Lotus Elise have?

190 hp2005 Lotus Elise / Horsepower

Can you daily drive a Lotus Elise?

While it may not have space or creature comfort, there is nothing quite like zooming to work in our favorite little racecar. If you want to look cool driving up, until you practically need the jaws of life to extract you from the car once you get to the office, the Lotus Elise might be a great daily driver to you.

Is a Lotus Elise reliable?

Owners on carbuyer have given it a 4.8 out of 5 and 88% of owners would recommend the Lotus Elise to a friend. When rating reliability, it has also been pretty positive. Reviews have ranged from average to a full five stars, with many having their Elise for 5 years or more and having very few complaints.