1998 Emme Lotus 422T

Only 12 of these odd cars were made in Brazil before the factory was forced to shut down.

In Detail

engine Esprit 910S Inline-4
position Front
aspiration Turbocharged
valvetrain DOHC 4 Valves / Cyl
displacement 2174 cc / 132.7 in³
bore 95.3 mm / 3.75 in
stroke 76.2 mm / 3.0 in
compression 8.0:1
power 196.9 kw / 264.0 bhp @ 6500 rpm
specific output 121.44 bhp per litre
bhp/weight bhp per tonne
torque 354.0 nm / 261.1 ft lbs @ 3900 rpm
redline 7400
body / frame veXtrim® advanced plastics bodywork
driven wheels Front Engine
front tires 225/50 ZR15
rear tires 225/50 ZR15
front brakes 15.0
f brake size x 295 mm / x 11.6 in
rear brakes Solid Discs w/Power Assist
r brake size x 295 mm / x 11.6 in
front wheels F 38.1 x 17.8 cm / 15 x 7.0 in
rear wheels R 38.1 x 17.8 cm / 15.0 x 7.0 in
f suspension Independand Upper & Lower A-Arms w/Tubular Roll Bar, Coil Spring
r suspension Independant Upper & Lower A-ARms w/Self Directional Conrol Arm,
curb weight 1591 kg / 3508 lbs
wheelbase 2760 mm / 108.7 in
length 4620 mm / 181.9 in
width 1800 mm / 70.9 in
height 1400 mm / 55.1 in
transmission 5-Speed Manual
gear ratios :1
top speed ~273.0 kph / 169.6 mph
0 – 60 mph ~5.0 seconds
0 – 100 mph ~11.9 seconds