The 2016 Lotus Exige V6 Cup and 2016 Lotus Exige V6 Cup R are super light, back-to-the-basics machines focus on providing a pure and engaging driving experience. The recent changes in US safety regulations mean Exige siblings are sold exclusively as a track car, and can not be legally driven on public roads. Based sold on the Lotus Exige S world, the model of the 2016 Lotus Exige V6 Cup R wins a roll cage, racing seats with four-point harness, quick-release steering wheel, adjustable suspension tuning, dual disc parts Pirelli Corsa tires. A strict diet allows Coupe V6 shed 176 pounds from its roads counterpart underway.
The 2016 Lotus Exige V6 Cup R pushes the envelope by adding a large rear spoiler designed carbon fiber, a full FIA-spec roll cage, fire extinguishing system, a fuel cell 18 gallons and a pilot seat carbon fiber with a six-point harness. He is 308 pounds lighter than the series production Exige S. Both cars are to take part in the Lotus Cup USA and similar events in England, Italy and Thailand to participate instead.
2016 Lotus Exige V6 Cup R Features
The 2016 Lotus Exige V6 Cup R is powered by a supercharged mounted 3.5-liter V6 engine generates 350 horsepower at 7,000 middle rpm and 295 lb-ft. Torque at 4500 rpm. Transfer the power transmission to the rear wheels via a close-ratio six-speed gearbox. The most expensive model 2016 Lotus Exige V6 Cup R uses an updated version of the supercharged six-cylinder tuned at 7,200 rpm and 304 lb-ft Churn 366 ponies. Twist at 5000 rpm.
The six-speed manual of the naturally aspirated Exige Cup comes standard and one controlled by shift paddles behind the steering wheel sequential six-speed transmission can be ordered for an additional charge. Both cars come standard with the vehicle dynamics management system (DPM) Lotus that can switch between four drive modes, the driver Sports, race, Launch Control and out – at your fingertips.
2016 Lotus Exige V6 Cup R Optional Equipment
The option list includes A/C, rear parking sensors, a variety of different color options, a fuel sampling kit, a passenger seat and diamond cut wheels. The 2016 Lotus Exige V6 Cup R buyer can also order the aforesaid Xtrac sequential gearbox.
The current owners of Lotus interested hitting the track have access to a complete catalog of competition parts focuses in particular a sports exhaust, a fuel cell 18 gallons, a six-point harness, a lightweight battery, quick-release steering wheel, brake performance pads and stiffer engine mounts.
2016 Lotus Exige V6 Cup R Ccompetitors
As a lightweight machine minimalist track, the main competition comes from the 2016 Lotus Exige V6 Cup R stripped down, benefit Porsche Cayman R. Buyers can also conceivable cross the Nismo Nissan 370Z shop and Ford Mustang Boss 302 Laguna Seca, which both offer a lot of energy, but are much harder than the 2016 Lotus Exige V6 Cup R.