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Lotus Elise 111R specs

Price in US $39,985 - $47,855
Car type Convertible
Curb weight 875-896 kg (1929-1975 lbs)
Introduced 2004
Origin country United Kingdom
Gas mileage 12.2-9.4 l/100 km (19-25 mpg US / 23-30 mpg UK)
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Acceleration

0 - 100 kph5.5 s
0 - 200 kph27.6 s
1000 m26.1 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph22.0 s
0 - 40 mph2.3 s
0 - 60 mph4.4 s
0 - 80 mph7.8 s
0 - 100 mph12.0 s
0 - 120 mph20.5 s
0 - 130 mph29.7 s
Est. 1/8 mile9.8 s @ 87.0 mph
1/4 mile13.2 s @ 104.0 mph
Est. 1/2 mile24.0 s @ 119.9 mph
Lotus Elise 111R acceleration graph

General performance

Top speed243 kph (151 mph)
Est. max acceleration0.57 g (6 m/s²)
Est. emissions231 g/km
Lateral acceleration1.06 g (10 m/s²)
60 mph - 035 m (115 ft)
70 mph - 049 m (160 ft)
Noise @ idle57 dB
Noise @ 70 mph80 dB

Powertrain specs

Engine type Toyota Straight 4
Displacement 1.8 l (110 ci / 1795 cc)
Power 192 ps (189 bhp / 141 kw)
Torque 180 Nm (133 lb-ft)
Power / liter 107 ps (105 hp)
Power / weight 216 ps (213 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 202 Nm (149 lb-ft) / t
Efficiency 18 PS per l/100 km
Transmission 6
Layout front engine, rear wheel drive

More 0-60 and 1/4 mile times

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BDelise111R  6y ago

How do I add a lap times for the 111R at laguna Seca?


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BR2+  9y ago

I dont think Relibility is as bad as it used to be. People still buy them, But i think its more on how you take cars of your car rather then the companys reputation. I havens had a single problem with my SkyLine in the past 12 years, Its built like a fkn brick!


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Shaggy  9y ago

@ BR2+: You're right, a reputation sticks, especially a bad one.


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BR2+  9y ago

Still, Conception of there infamous reliability hasnt changed, If any at all, Truth be told its gotten alot better though.


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Shaggy  9y ago

@ BR2+: Lotus was using their own engines in the 80s.


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BR2+  9y ago

Lotus isnt exactly know foe its reliability..But then again, This isnt the 80s..


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Shaggy  9y ago

On the brighter side, having a Toyota engine, it should be reliable, so I would definitely have one.


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Shaggy  9y ago

I know that the Lotus Elise is the nimblest production car in the world, but $40,000 is a bit much for a car with less that 200 horsepower from a modified version of the engine found in a Toyota Corolla.


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BR2+  9y ago

Yes it is, I believe just the 111R and SC were available to you guys in Elise trim at the time. With a starting price of $40,780. You also got the Exige's to, But those are 20k more, And even more impractical.

0-60Mph 4.3s
0-100Mpm 11.9s
1/4 Mile 13.2@105.2Mph
Top Speed 148.7Mph.


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Viking  9y ago

This is the version available in the U.S. right? The one with the 2ZZ Toyota engine? If so, then this needs to have the lap time from the Car and Driver Lightning Lap at VIR. It is of course a Mid-Engine, not front engine car. I believe the 1/4 should be quicker as well. That isn't a problem though, as I am sure I can find the stats from the Car and Driver website and then add it. :)


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some say  11y ago

Engine location is at the front??? You m mean it's mid mounted !


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Anoniem  13y ago

Ik kan de specificaties van de Lotus Elise Sport 160 helemaal niet vinden!


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Andre  14y ago

I am afraid your figures are way wrong !!
This site must do something about the mistakes made on many car models not only on the elise 111R..


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J  14y ago

Believe I remember Autocar conducting a 0-100-0 test on this car. It ran 0-60 = 4.8 and 0-100 = 12.3. The stats you have are way off and make no sense!


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Anonymous  14y ago

0-60mph is 4.4 tested by C&driver, so 0-100kmh should be around 4.7 or so.


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Sparky  14y ago

The figures on this car are way off.

0-100 KMH is more like 5 secs
Engine location is Mid-engine


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Anonymous  15y ago

terrible performance stats for this car!!! i mean 14 seconds for the quarter mile??? but an excellent TsuKuba time! would it be alright fo me to give a link to better stats??


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Georg  16y ago

http://www.fastestlaps.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=850#850

the Oschersleben laptime source