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Figures & Specs: Lotus Esprit S3 Turbo SE - [1989]

Lotus Esprit Engine & Transmission | Figures & Specs.

Lotus Esprit Engine:

The Coupe version of the Esprit model has a 2174 cc (132.6 ci) 16 valve Straight 4 Turbo Petrol engine.

Lotus Esprit Transmission:

This particular Lotus Esprit S3 Turbo SE has a 5 speed / Manual gearbox with the power being delivered through it's RWD system.

Lotus Esprit Power & Torque | Figures & Specs.

Lotus Esprit Power:

The Esprit's 2174 cc (132.6 ci) engine reaches its peak power of 264 bhp (196 kW) @ 6500 rpm.

Lotus Esprit Torque:

The Lotus Esprit produces torque measuring 260 lb-ft (352.5 Nm) @ 3900 rpm.

Lotus Esprit Power to Weight:

The Esprit weighs around 1329 kg (2929 lb). Power to weight can be calculated at 198.6 bhp per metric ton or alternatively as 195.6 lb-ft of torque per ton.

Lotus Esprit Top Speed & Acceleration Performance | Figures & Specs.

Lotus Esprit Top Speed:

The Lotus Esprit S3 Turbo SE - [1989] has a top speed of 159 mph (255.8 kph)

Lotus Esprit Acceleration:

This Esprit accelerates 0-60mph (96.6 kph) in 4.9 seconds or 0-100kph in 5.1s and can achieve an estimated 1/4 mile drag time in 14.09 seconds with a trap speed of 97.5 mph.

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Lotus Esprit S3 Turbo SE - [1989]

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Figures & Specs Summary:

  • Year: 1989 | Type: Coupe
  • Engine: 2174 cc (132.6 ci) 16 Valve
  • Engine Formation: Straight 4
  • Aspiration: Turbo
  • Fuel Type: Petrol
  • Transmission: 5 speed / Manual
  • Top Speed: 159 mph (255.8 kph)
  • 0-60 mph (96.6 kph): 4.9 secs
  • 0-100 kph (0-62 mph): 5.1 secs
  • 0-100 mph (160.9 kph): 13.0 secs
  • Power: 264 bhp (196 kW) @ 6500 rpm
  • Kerbweight: 1329 kgs (2929 lbs)
  • Torque: 260 lb-ft (352.5 Nm) @ 3900 rpm
  • Drive: RWD | Engine Location: Mid
  • 1/4 Mile (Est.): 13.97 secs @ 97.5 mph
  • BHP Per Ton: 198.6 bhp
  • Torque Per Ton: 195.6 lb-ft
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