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Small but perfectly formed

Advantages: Myriad.... but here are a few. Looks gorgeous, goes like XXXX off a shovel, has suede upholstery, driving it is about the best fun you can have on your own.
Disadvantages: Hmmm, let me see... nope, none.

When I was 9 I saw my first "GROWN UP" film at the Cinema - the Spy Who Loved Me. When I got home I wrote "LOTUS" on an old biscuit tin and started putting pennies in it. Originally I wanted the early 70s SE2 sprint which was 20 grand..... Spool ...

Sweary 05.11.2003 · Read full review
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New Elise - Beauty in the Beast

Advantages: It's a Lotus, looks amazing, is a true drivers car
Disadvantages: They had to help Vauxhall build the VX220. No creature comforts. Has Lotus really sorted out the reliability probs and build quality???

The new Elise took everyone by surprise when it came out, so soon after the VX220. As I first clambered into the drivers seat, there was nothing vastly different from the old Elise. However their was a weird sensation that this car had grown up. I have e ...

Kimpalmer 01.07.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Lotus Elise 2000

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BIG VROOOM VROOOM

Advantages: Low emissions, affordable sports dream car, award winning design, sexy, curvy and beautiful
Disadvantages: None - blasphemous!!

...OBSESSION: Okay, so admittedly I am not David Schumacher, I will never be a formula one driver and moreover I can’t even drive. This car, fathomed by Lotus has held me in a complete Tantalus for years now – as a graphic design student IR ...

thekickinkat 13.10.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Lotus Elise 2000

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All ingenious is simple

Advantages: see opinion
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Affairs of automobile compartment Lotus in the beginning of 90th years when it was developed Elise, went completely not excellent. By then in Norfolk two models - by road of super penalties Lotus Esprit and appeared in 1989 Lotus Elan with four-cylinde ...

De_Niro 01.10.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Lotus Elise 111S

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Over 6ft, roof on....forget it

Advantages: Best drivers car on the road for under 30 grand
Disadvantages: Real pain in the proverbial to get in and out of

The closest thing you'll get to a road legal go-cart! Lovely lovely lovely car, unfortunately it is absolutely impossible to get into if you'r over midget height! The point is this, the door sill is 20 cm off the ground, the roof is at 50cm....get ...

Davey_London 04.05.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Lotus Elise 111S

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