Compare 2010 Lotus Elise - Overview

Compare the Elise side-by-side against the Boxster and the Z4. See features, performance, cost of ownership and more.

2010 Lotus Elise (Base Convertible)

  (Base) Convertible

2010 Porsche Boxster (Base 2dr Rear-wheel Drive Convertible)

Suggested Top Competitor (Base) 2dr Rear-wheel Drive Convertible

2010 BMW Z4 (sDrive35i 2dr Rear-wheel Drive Roadster)

Suggested Top Competitor (sDrive35i) 2dr Rear-wheel Drive Roadster

MSRP

Veh 1 $47,250
Veh 2 $47,600
Veh 3 $51,900

MPG (city/hwy)

Veh 1 21 / 27
Veh 2 19 / 27
Veh 3 18 / 25

Horse Power

Veh 1 189 @ 7.8k RPM
Veh 2 255 @ 6.4k RPM
Veh 3 300 @ 5.8k RPM

Acceleration (0-60)

Veh 1 5.1 Sec
Veh 2 5.6 Sec
Veh 3 5.9 Sec

Engine

Veh 1 1.8L I-4
Veh 2 2.9L H-6
Veh 3 3.0L I-6

Transmission

Veh 1 6-spd man w/OD
Veh 2 6-spd man w/OD
Veh 3 6-spd man w/OD

Seating Capacity

Veh 1 2 Seats
Veh 2 2 Seats
Veh 3 2 Seats

Cargo Space

Veh 1 4.1 CF
Veh 2 9.9 CF
Veh 3 8.0 CF

Monthly Payment

Veh 1 $892
Veh 2 $898
Veh 3 $979

Cost To Own (5 yr @ 10k/yr)

Veh 1 N/A
Veh 2 N/A
Veh 3 N/A