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Engines & Power

Elise Convertible R

Boxster Base

IS 250 RWD

Standard Engine 1.8L 189 hp I4 2.9L 255 hp H6 2.5L 204 hp V6
Horsepower 189 @ 7800 RPM 255 @ 6400 RPM 204 @ 6400 RPM
Torque (lb-ft) 133 @ 6800 RPM 214 @ 4400 RPM 185 @ 4800 RPM
Valves/Valve Configuration 16/DOHC 24/DOHC 24/DOHC
Displacement (cc) 1796 2893 2499
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.23 X 3.35 3.50 X 3.10 3.27 X 3.03
Compression Ratio 11.5:1 11.5:1 12.0:1
Fuel Type/System Gasoline/MPFI Gasoline/SEFI Gasoline/DI
Turbocharger No No No
Supercharger No No No

Transmissions

Elise Convertible R

Boxster Base

IS 250 RWD

Standard Transmission 6-Speed Manual Overdrive 6-Speed Manual Overdrive 6-Speed Automatic Overdrive

Payload & Towing

Elise Convertible R

Boxster Base

IS 250 RWD

Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) No data No data 90.20
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) No data 9.90 13.80
Standard Towing (lb.) No data No data No data
Max Towing (lb.) No data No data No data
Standard Payload (lb.) No data 661 No data
Max Payload (lb.) No data 672 No data
Standard GVWR (lb.) No data 3605 4630
Max GVWR (lb.) No data 3682 4630

Braking & Traction

Elise Convertible R

Boxster Base

IS 250 RWD

4 Wheel Drive/All Wheel Drive N/A N/A N/A
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Automatic Load-Leveling N/A N/A N/A
Electronic Brake Assistance N/A Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle Opt. Opt. N/A
Locking Differential N/A N/A N/A
Traction Control Std. Std. Std.
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A Std. Std.
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