..."The most fun per pound and most fun per dollar you'll ever find !With Ferrari looks, Lamborghini handling and mini cooper size, it turns more heads than anything else on the road."...
...for those whom know about it. and only a few of you do, it is in my Townhouse garage.
...It's not a muscle car, and if you want to drag race there are faster cars for cheaper. What this car excels at is cornering. Horsepower isn't everything. The first time I tracked this car I had no trouble keeping up with a driver in a much higher HP mustang, who also had a lot more experience than me. He would pull away some on the straights, but by the end of each corner I'd be almost filling his rear view mirror. Hp is not everything. Also note that the Elise is class champion or 2nd place at the nationals in almost every autocross class where it is legal to run an elise (SSM being the...
...This is the MOST pure, readily available car on the road today. It also happens to easily get 30mpg on the highway.It doesn't take much skill to drive in a straight line fast. It takes a lot of skill to drive a Lotus quickly on a track! My Elise is a 2005. It has been bulletproof reliable and gets driven 3000-4000miles per year with 5-12 track days being pushed very hard. Not a single part has broken and motor never burns ANY oil.To me the Lotus is stunning while the GTR should wear a shroud. I owned a STi for 5 years and loved it but realized my driving skills weren't improving with the AWD...
..."The Elise is by a LONG way the worst car I've ever driven.
..."I love this car. It is the greatest one I have ever had. Although Interior could be a little nice for the Price. Zoom Zoom Zoom"...
Following last month’s recall of the 2005 and 2006 Lotus Exige and Elise models for potentially dangerous oil leaks, Lotus has issued a new recall, this time only... November 21, 2011 by Viknesh Vijayenthiran
Following an investigation conducted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) back in July over potential oil-cooler leaks on 2005 and 2006 Lotus Elise... October 31, 2011 by Viknesh Vijayenthiran
With only 10 examples scheduled to be built each year, it’s safe to say that the 2011 Hennessey Venom GT is one supercar you’re unlikely to lay eyes upon in the... March 24, 2011 by Viknesh Vijayenthiran
The Lotus Elise, once one of Lotus' only two production cars, is now the last of its former breed. Today it gets a new Club Racer variant, due to debut at the 2011 Geneva... February 18, 2011 by Nelson Ireson
Many people want a Lotus Elise. But many of their loved ones usually say something like, "That isn't a practical car." They say a picture is worth a thousand words. In this... February 16, 2011 by Joel Feder 1