2008 Lotus Elise User Reviews

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2008 Lotus Elise SCReview
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Fasted Go-kart On Earth — It is an excellent vehicle to have, lots of fun and looks great. The maintenance is not terrible and gas is not bad as well (depending on how you drive). One dangerous part about driving is, people tend to take photos while driving and do not pay attention to the road. Overall, it is a great car.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: It is an excellent weekend car. A blast to drive and handles better then any other vehicle. It is approximately 2,000 pounds making it very quick and brakes on a dime.

Cons: Sits very low, sedans even look big to this. Along with not having back seats, not that it is needed for something like this.

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2008 Lotus Elise California EditionReview
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I Love It And Got Use To Getting In & Out Of It. — This is a totally awesome British sports car like no other on the road. If you love total performance yet civilized attitude and drivability in the city, this is the car. Once you're in the buckets, you could drive it for hundreds of miles and keep a smile on your face!

Pros: Performance, outstanding handling, design.

Cons: Difficult to get and out of.

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Its Good For Hardcore Racing Fans — it very exciting it is the best handling and it looks good to be seen in it. it not like a ton of money it affordable to those who have money and its tha best at handling and braking ha

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: the interchange able cams

Cons: very small

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The Pocket Rocket — Handling balance is amazing, steering feedback is fantastic and you forgive the hastle of getting into it as soon as you put your foot down or turn into the first high speed bend. The looks are pretty breath taking also

Pros: Handling, performance, braking

Cons: Getting in and out

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Speed Freak — With a low roof and wide body work this flexable machie will love corners, with it's high speed it's ideal on motorways. At £25,000 brand new you are garanteed to get your money's worth with this car, it's easy to control with amazingly modern interior. Included is a built in CD player, burgler alarm, convertable roof and electric windows.

Pros: Attractive body and easy control

Cons: The car is so low to the ground it makes it difficult to get in and out of the car

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2011 Lotus Elise Reviews

The Real Ultimate Driving Experience By uranazo

Driving this car is about as close to driving an indy or formula one car on the street and for anything near this price range as well. The models with the superchargers (SC) really make a huge impact ... Read More

Hard On Gas, Yes..but, It Is My Toy.. And I Rate It A 5 Star... By Kevin

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2009 Lotus Elise Reviews

The Gears By Andreas

it isn't very fast and if you push it a lot the engine will break an it is very expensive to fix it about the gears they are very fast to change them the top speed is 260km per hour Read More

Performance Through Lightweight By Karel

performance: can be better, supercharger maybe :D Build quality: English :-) I think people know what i mean :D appearance: shouty beautyful cost of ownership: reasonable, It's not an american car :p ... Read More

2007 Lotus Elise Reviews

Omg Its So Much Fun By Robbie

Difficult to get into, but once your in its comfortable and the most fun you can have without buying an ariel Atom. Value for money is amazing, I've track raced with this car and had it for about 4 ye... Read More

The Car By Travis

The performance is great. The build quality is solid. The appearance is gorgeous. The gas mileage is good. The acceleration, braking, and handling is amazing. It does not need repairs. There is no ... Read More

2006 Lotus Elise Reviews

I Love It! By Dariusch

This is the most exiting affordable sports car. Nothing for every day use, but extremely agile on curvy roads and race tracks. While interior quality is not at the level of German Engineering, the r... Read More

Wow By Richard

well the car handles like a dream. i take it to track days and yer i get taken over by bugattis and that but handling is so fun is probably the best car that money can buy this year x Read More

2005 Lotus Elise Reviews

Lotus Elise Is An Awesome Car By shawnkh2003

The car looks great, it runs great, its easy to work on, its very reliable. Its fast, only has two seats and small trunk space enough for one suitcase or some milk and eggs. Everyone should own a Lotu... Read More

Stay Far Away! By JoeWI

This auto was bought new and used as daily driver and NEVER tracked or abused (Could not if I tried it was and is always broke) First four years car was at dealership whole month of July broke, (Stor... Read More

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