Elan
 
          
 

Lotus Elan - Technical Specifications:

Engine:
1.6 litre, 4-cylinder, 16 valve, DOHC, turbocharged "Isuzu-Lotus" engine Sequential multi-port electronic fuel injection

Transmission:
5-speed manual

Chassis/Body:
Steel backbone chassis bolts rigidly to body shell structure and incorporates rear suspension mounting points. Front underframe bolts onto front of backbone frame and incorporates front suspension mounting points. Multi-piece bonded, riveted and bolted GRP and steel composite structure.

Front Suspension:
"Interactive Wishbone" - interactive by unequal length wishbones, coil springs and dampers, anti-roll bar.

Rear Suspension:
Independant by upper links and lower wishbone, coaxial coil springs and dampers, anti-roll bar.

Brakes:
Front; 10" diameter ventilated discs Rear; 9.3" diameter solid discs

Wheels:
Aluminum alloy 16"

Tyres:
Goodyear GS-D

Performance:
Maximum power: 162 bhp (SAE) @ 6600 rpm Maximum torque: 148 lb ft @ 4200 rpm Maximum speed: 137 mph 0-60 mph: 6.7 seconds

Standard Equipment:
Leather-rimmed steering wheel, alloy wheels, central power door locking, electric windows, electronically-adjustable and heated door mirrors, leather upholstery, bronze-tinted glass, remote fuel-filler door release, AM/FM cassette with power antenna, air conditioning, laminated windscreen, driver's side supplemental inflatable restraint system.