Lotus Elan vs Lotus Evora Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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1969 Lotus Elan Plus 2
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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

1969 Lotus Elan
Plus 2
No Expert Reviews
2021 Lotus Evora
GT RWD
Stephen Edelstein Preview:

For the time being, the Evora is Lotus’ sole offering in the United States. Available solely as a fixed-roof coupe, you can consider it a competitor to the Porsche Cayman and the recen...

Specs

1969 Lotus Elan
Plus 2
2021 Lotus Evora
GT RWD
Powertrain
Drivetrain --
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City --
17 MPG
17 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway --
24 MPG
26 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume -- 14.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type --
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power --
416 hp @ 7,000 RPM
416 hp @ 7,000 RPM
Torque --
317 lb-ft @ 3,500 RPM
317 lb-ft @ 3,500 RPM
Cylinders --
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Displacement --
3,500 cc
3,500 cc
Safety
ABS Brakes -- Standard
Driver Airbag -- Standard
Passenger Airbag -- Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning -- Standard
Radio -- Standard
Power Windows -- Standard
Power Door Locks -- Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating -- 4 seats
Front Legroom -- --
Back Legroom -- --
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 8 cu ft
Exterior
Length -- 173 in
Width -- 77.6 in
Height -- 48.1 in
Wheelbase -- 101.4 in

Available Options

1969 Lotus Elan
Plus 2
2021 Lotus Evora
GT RWD

Exterior Colors

  • 3-11 Red
  • AIRFORCE Blue
  • Aubergine Purple
  • Battleship Gray
  • Burnt Orange
  • Copper Fire Red
  • Cyan Blue
  • Daytona Blue
  • EVORIO Ivory
  • EXIGE Orange
  • Empire Green
  • Epsom Green
  • Essex Blue
  • Evora Silver Metallic
  • Fire Red
  • Formula Red
  • Liquid Yellow
  • MOTORSPORT Black Metallic
  • Metallic Yellow
  • Military Gray
  • Monaco White
  • Nightfall Blue Metallic
  • Old English White
  • Olive Green
  • Pearly White
  • Pewter Gray
  • Phantom Black
  • Sky Blue
  • Verde ITHICA
  • Vivid Green

Option Packages

  • Bespoke Double Stitching
  • Carbon Pack
  • Interior Color Pack Bespoke
  • Interior Color Pack Exterior Body Color
  • Lower Side Sill Bespoke Color
  • Lower Side Sill Body Color
  • Subwoofer & Amplifier
  • Titanium Exhaust
  • Tan, Bespoke Leather Interior Seat Trim
  • Transmission: 6-Speed Automatic
  • Wheels: 19" Front & 20" Rear Diamond Cut Gloss BLK

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