Lotus Exige With A Golf Mk5 GTI Engine

Lotus Exige With A Golf Mk5 GTI Engine

McChip-DKR is a tuning company in Germany and recently had this Lotus Exige on they dyno to test their upgrades. The car was built by Komo-Tec with a 2.0 L VW TFSI inline-four from a Golf Mk 5. The engine’s power has been increased to 404 horsepower and 465 Nm of torque thanks to a K04 turbo upgrade and tune.

Lotus Exige With A Golf Mk5 GTI Engine

Lotus Exige With A Golf Mk5 GTI Engine

Lotus Exige With A Golf Mk5 GTI Engine

Source: McChip-DKR Facebook gallery via AutoEvolution

One Comment

  1. JimmyinTEXAS

    I have obviously never driven a Lotus, because I had never thought about an engine swap… What I had read I always assumed they were just about as good as it got. I guess I was wrong…

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