The Lotus Exige S is a high-performance version and coupe version of the Lotus Elise. Typical for the Lotus Exige's appearance are the black rims, front splitter, rear spoiler, engine cover and small roof scoop.

Production of the Exige S started in 2005. Compared to the regular Exige, this version weighs 29 kg (41 lb) less. In 2010, its exterior design was refreshed.

Need for Speed: World

Development - Some content may have altered during development.

The Exige S is an unreleased car in Need for Speed: World. It could be found in the game files of Need for Speed: World, but as it was not used, its mesh and texture files were removed in later builds of the game.

Need for Speed: Shift

The Exige S appears in Need for Speed: Shift as a tier 3 vehicle with a car rating of 6.30 and a price tag of $120,000. It is unlocked upon collecting 80 stars.

Shift 2: Unleashed

The Exige S appears in Shift 2: Unleashed with a C 600 performance index rating and 3.50 handling rating. It is only obtainable as a reward car by completing the Modern C Invitational Event.

Need for Speed (2015)

The Exige S can be purchased for NFS2015CreditsIcon47,422 in Need for Speed (2015).

0 - 60 mph 1/4 Mile Top Speed Power
Stock 05.13 seconds 13.43 seconds @ 111 mph (179 km/h) 148 mph (238 km/h) 220 hp
Fully Upgraded 02.19 seconds 09.00 seconds @ 167 mph (269 km/h) 227 mph (365 km/h) 755 hp

Need for Speed: Payback

The Exige S appears in Need for Speed: Payback following its reveal on the official Need for Speed website[1] on October 25, 2017.


It is unlocked for purchase from the drag, drift, and race class dealerships upon completing chapter 2 - Desert Winds.
Need for Speed: Payback - Statistics
NFSPB LotusExigeS Garage NFSPB Dealership Drag IconNFSPB Dealership Drift IconNFSPB Dealership NA IconNFSPB Dealership Race IconNFSPB Dealership NA IconNFSPB Dealership NA Icon LV146
NFSPB BankYellow Icon 87,350
Unlocked in chapter 3 - City Lights.
NFSPB StatIcon Speed LargeWhite Horsepower  218
Top Speed  148
NFSPB StatIcon Accel LargeWhite 0 - 60  4.10
1/4 Mile  12.83
NFSPB StatIcon Nitro LargeWhite N2O Power  3.2
N2O Duration  3.2
NFSPB StatIcon Air LargeWhite Airtime  2.8
Landing  3.6
NFSPB StatIcon Brakes LargeWhite Response  5.7
Power  5.3



  1. Website: (2017) Under The Hood - Need for Speed: Payback Car List. Available at: