Lotus Esprit 5 generation coupe 2.2 MT Turbo (1996–1998)

Car model: Lotus (Lotus) Title: Lotus Model: Esprit Generation: 5th generation coupe Modification: 2.2 MT Turbo Year of issue: 1996–1998

Main characteristics


The minimum amount of luggage (l)200
Front wheel track (mm)1525
Wheelbase (mm)2440
Height (mm)1150
Width (mm)1860
Rear wheel track (mm)1555
Ground clearance (mm)150
Curb Weight (kg)1370
Length (mm)4330


Bore (mm)95.3
Number of valves per cylinderFour
Number of cylindersFour
Piston stroke (mm)76.2
Maximum torque (N • m)298
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)4250
Maximum power revolutions, min. (rpm)6000
Intake typeCarburetor
Engine configurationRow
Boost typeTurbo
Engine power (hp)218
Engine capacity (cm3)2174
Engine’s typePetrol


Number of stepsFive
Drive unitRear

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakesVentilated discs
Front brakesVentilated discs
Rear suspensionHelical spring
Front suspensionHelical spring

Performance indicators:

Fuel consumption in the combined cycle (l / 100 km)10.6
Fuel tank capacity (l)73
Fuel consumption on the highway (l / 100 km)8.3
Fuel consumption in the city (l / 100 km)17.2
Acceleration time to 100 km / h (s)5.6
Maximum speed (km / h)241
Recommended fuelAI-95


Power steeringPower steering

Tires, wheels:

Rim diameter1515
Tire diameter1515
Tire height5050
Tire width215215