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 cylinder Four
Number of cylinders Four
Piston stroke (mm) 76.2
Maximum torque (N • m) 298
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm) 4250
Maximum power revolutions, min. (rpm) 6000
Intake type Carburetor
Engine configuration Row
Boost type Turbo
Engine power (hp) 218
Engine capacity (cm3) 2174
Engine’s type Petrol


Number of steps Five
Drive unit Rear
Transmission Mechanics

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakes Ventilated discs
Front brakes Ventilated discs
Rear suspension Helical spring
Front suspension Helical 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 fuel AI-95


Power steering Power steering

Tires, wheels:

Discs Front Rear
Rim diameter 15 15
Tires Front Rear
Tire diameter 15 15
Tire height 50 50
Tire width 215 215