The Exige model range consists of five cars, named S Club, S Coupe, S Roadster, V6 Cup, and V6 Cup R. Exige is a shining star in the Lotus long fleet of cars when it comes to looks, performance and driveability. Lotus believes in building lightweight auto motives that are performance oriented and are highly reliable when it comes to smooth driving experience. The entire Exige lineup comes equipped with a 3.5L DOHC V6 VVT-i 24V supercharged engine having an amazing output range of 350 -366 PS. Offered in both coupe and convertible body type that weighs between 1040 to 1176 kgs and attains the top speed in range 233-273 kmph. The safety and infotainment features are standard in nature besides few additional one's. The highlighting attributes include its aerodynamic structure, Lotus developed dynamic performance management control, BOSH ABS system, Hydraulic Brake Assist, Electronic Brake Distribution and Cornering Brake Control.
The S Club Racer, S Coupe, V6 Cup and S Roster is equipped with an alloy 3.5L DOHC V6 VVT-i 24V engine that comes facilitated with Harrop HTV 1320 Supercharger. The said mill produces a maximum power of 350 PS at the rate of 7000 rpm with a peak torque of 400 Nm at 4500 rpm. As for the Lotus Exige, it features a 366 PS generating 3.5 L DOHC V6 VVT-i supercharge mill, the same giving out a peak torque of 413 Nm. It has a multi-point sequential fuel injection and direct ignition system incorporated. In addition, it has a lotus electronic throttle control system, allowing the driver to have an easy ride and flowy ride. In the perspective of gearbox, the engine comes paired to a has a 6-speed manual transmission with sports ratios. Th Exige lineup has the capability to run from zero to 100 km mark in less than 4.0seconds, after attaining the top speed in range 233-273 kmph.
All the five cars indeed look swanky and can certainly leave the fanatics smitten by their pure beauty. They are two-seater performance cars available in both roadster and convertible body style. All Exige have been designed to create a compact packed appearance and carry body dimensions of 4084 mm x 1802 mm x 1129 mm (LXWXH). They possess a 17-inch alloy wheel at the front and 18-inch alloy wheels at the rear. The comes wrapped with 205/45 R17 tire at the front and 265/35 R18 tire at the rear. The category of these tyres come under Pirelli P-Zero Corsa tires.
These studs are based on a lightweight aluminium body structure that allows them to perform better as they are relatively lighter than the competitive fleet. The steering is enveloped with black leather and even the gear lever gaiter. The infotainment comprises of basic connectivity that includes CD, MP3 and WMA receiver along with four speakers. Additionally, all possesses Immobilizer and remote activated alarm. The comfort of the commuters has been kept in due consideration owing to the provision of face level air vents and central door locking system. There is no extraordinary feature yet all of them are very much potential to turn heads with their ravishing beauty.
The Exige lineup has some distinctive features incorporated in itself, that count under the safety measures. They have the basic attribute of driver and passenger airbags, and other standard attributes also. The other list as inbuilt roll structure that ensures security of the commuters. Additionally, the fleet incorporates an electronic speed limiter that is intended to make the passengers feel comfortable. Furthermore, the Dynamic Performance Management (DPM) supports in utilising the maximum potential of the engine and the chassis. It also has anti-lock brakes which help to prevent upcoming threats. The braking mechanism specifically includes Lotus/BOSH tuned ABS System, Hydraulic Brake Distribution (HBA), Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD), Cornering Brake Control (CBC) and Lotus Dynamic Performance Management (Lotus DPM).
These sporty studs are well-designed, lightweight, performance oriented and class apart. But the safety measures not up-to the mark, also, the infotainment system is not as per the trending technology