Lotus Exige S Automatic launches in 2015

February 22, 2015 at 18:40

Lotus has expanded the lineup of Exige S automatic model. Fast and cleaner than its counterpart with manual transmission, Exige S Automatic is equipped with a automatic transmission with six steps that can shift gears only 240 milliseconds. Sport mode, which is equipped with a sports car, allows semitone raise infectivity, opening the exhaust bypass valve engine and increases the threshold slip traction control system dynamic performance.

Lotus Exige S picture

Lotus Exige S pics

As for performance, the car has a supercharged V6, producing 345 horse powers (258 kW) and 295 foot-pounds of torque (400 Nm). This 3.5-liter unit is docked with the aforementioned automatic transmission allows the car to accelerate coupé in the range of 0-100 km / h time of 3.9 seconds from before the stun maximum speed of 261 km / h – or 233 km / h in the case Exige S Roadster . Fuel consumption for the coupe is estimated to be 9.64 l / 100 km with CO2 emissions of 222 g / km. Body stands on Lite aluminum composite chassis, giving the vehicle curb weight 1182 kg.

Lotus Exige S image

Lotus Exige S pics

Four buttons neatly arranged on the center console, replace the shift lever, freeing up precious space in the cramped cockpit Exige. The transmission may be engaged with or be controlled manually by means of large aluminum column switch mounted behind the steering wheel.
The model is currently available for bookings and automatic transmission option is indicated for 1667 £ (2185 €).

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