What is inside the famous Lotus Exige S

May 5, 2012 at 17:14

As much news has told, the Lotus Company has introduced a new model of the car – Exige S. We also have brought this information for our readers. However, there was not that much touched upon the capabilities of the car.

Photo of the Exige S models from the car fair

Photo of the Exige S models from the car fair

First of all, some words about the ‘navigation’ should be said. The car has a traditional manual gearbox as standard, but at the same time, the automatic transmission of Serial Precision Shift system with shift paddles that is also available as an option for the drivers. Being widely known for their light cars, Lotus did not make any exceptions, therefore basing on the data available and the car’s weight of less than 1100 kg it is argued that such a sports roadster accelerates from 0 to 100 kilometers per hour in less than 3.8 seconds. What’s even more astonishing is that in less then 8,5 seconds it will reach the speed of 160 kilometers per hour.

Photo of the inner side of the Exige S car at the wheel

Photo of the inner side of the Exige S car at the wheel

The parameters of the car actually say, that this model is going to be the fastest roadster for this English company. Exige S even appeared to be faster than Porsche 911 Carrera. Nevertheless, it is a very economic car, it is said that the version with a manual transmission will consume about 8.5 liters of fuel per 100 kilometers in a combined cycle.

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