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Average Lotus Elan 0-60 Acceleration

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1989 Elan II (M100)


Quick Notes on Lotus Elan 0-60 Acceleration

    • Average 1989 Lotus Elan 0-60 acceleration: 7.1 s to 60 mph
    • Slowest 1989 Lotus Elan 0-60 acceleration: 7.8 s to 60 mph
    • Fastest 1989 Lotus Elan 0-60 acceleration: 6.8 s to 60 mph
    • Engine power: 152 hp (113 kW)
    • Average torque: 180.3 Nm
    • Comparison to world average: 21 % quicker
    • Comparison to the world's fastest: 6.5 s slower
    • Acceleration to weight ratio: 135 kg/s
    • Acceleration to power ratio: 20 hp/s (15 kW/s)
    • Accelete rating: 8/10
Engine 0—60 mph 0—100 km/h Top Speed Averange Economy
1.6 i 16V 7.8 s 8.2 s 122 mph 29 mpg
1.6 i 16V Turbo 6.8 s 7.2 s 137 mph 26 mpg
1.6 i 16V S2 6.8 s 7.2 s 137 mph 26 mpg
Engine 1.6 i 16V
0—60 mph 7.8 s
0—100 km/h 8.2 s
Top Speed 122 mph
Averange Economy 29 mpg
Engine 1.6 i 16V Turbo
0—60 mph 6.8 s
0—100 km/h 7.2 s
Top Speed 137 mph
Averange Economy 26 mpg
Engine 1.6 i 16V S2
0—60 mph 6.8 s
0—100 km/h 7.2 s
Top Speed 137 mph
Averange Economy 26 mpg


1994 Lotus Elan 0-60 acceleration graph

In 1989, Lotus Elan 0-60 acceleration was between 6.8 and 7.8 seconds.

  • 1.6 i 16V — 7.8 s to 60 mph
  • 1.6 i 16V Turbo — 6.8 s to 60 mph
  • 1.6 i 16V S2 — 6.8 s to 60 mph


  • 1994 Lotus Elan 0-60 mph compared to world average (7.8 s)

    Lotus Elan 0-60 mph was up to 29% faster in 1989 than world's average.

  • 1.6 i 16V was 18% faster than average car
  • 1.6 i 16V Turbo was 29% faster than average car
  • 1.6 i 16V S2 was 29% faster than average car


  • 1994 Lotus Elan 0-60 mph acceleration to car weight ratio

    In 1989, Lotus Elan 0-60 mph to car weight ratio is shown below:

  • 1.6 i 16V showed 127.56 kg/s-miles
  • 1.6 i 16V Turbo showed 150 kg/s-miles
  • 1.6 i 16V S2 showed 150 kg/s-miles
  • 1989 Elan Lotus II (M100) 0-60 acceleration data

    Vehicle Acceleration 0—60 mph (0—100 km/h) Maximum speed Acceleration to passenger ratio Fuel consumption at high speed Fuel type / gearbox
    1.6 i 16V 7.8 s to 60 mph (8.2 s to 100 km/h) 122 mph (196 km/h) 3.9 s to 60 mph / person 34 mpg (6.9 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline)
    1.6 i 16V Turbo 6.8 s to 60 mph (7.2 s to 100 km/h) 137 mph (220 km/h) 3.4 s to 60 mph / person 35 mpg (6.7 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline)
    1.6 i 16V S2 6.8 s to 60 mph (7.2 s to 100 km/h) 137 mph (220 km/h) 3.4 s to 60 mph / person - Petrol (Gasoline)

    1989 Elan Lotus II (M100) 0-60 acceleration data

    Vehicle 1.6 i 16V
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 7.8 s to 60 mph (8.2 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 122 mph (196 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 3.9 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 34 mpg (6.9 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline)
    Vehicle 1.6 i 16V Turbo
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 6.8 s to 60 mph (7.2 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 137 mph (220 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 3.4 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 35 mpg (6.7 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline)
    Vehicle 1.6 i 16V S2
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 6.8 s to 60 mph (7.2 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 137 mph (220 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 3.4 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed -
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline)