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2008 Lotus Elise

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2008 Lotus Elise
Available in 3 styles:  2008 Lotus Elise Convertible shown
Asking Price Range
Estimated MPG

20–21 city / 26–27 hwy


24 months/unlimited distance

Corrosion Perforation
96 months/unlimited distance

36 months/36,000 miles

Standard Features & Options

Available options vary by style
Standard Equipment
Available Options
 --  Not Available
3 Styles Available    

StylesBaseCalifornia EditionSC
Starting MSRP$46,270$51,770$54,500

Body ExteriorBaseCalifornia EditionSC
Number of doors:2
Dual exhaust

Convenience FeaturesBaseCalifornia EditionSC
Power front windows
Air conditioning
Remote keyless entry
Front beverage holders $1,600 $1,600

Entertainment FeaturesBaseCalifornia EditionSC
Premium audio system
MP3 decoder
CD player
AM/FM radio

Lighting, Visibility and InstrumentationBaseCalifornia EditionSC
Low tire pressure warning

PowertrainBaseCalifornia EditionSC
Cylinder configuration:I-4
Compressor:supercharger -- --
Engine liters:1.8
Number of valves:16
Fuel tank capacity:10.6gal.
Limited slip differential $1,790 -- $1,790
Drive type:rear-wheel
Transmission:6 speed manual
Recommended fuel:premium unleaded
Variable valve control

Fuel economy cityBaseCalifornia EditionSC
20mpg -- --
21mpg --

Fuel economy highwayBaseCalifornia EditionSC
27mpg --
26mpg -- --

HorsepowerBaseCalifornia EditionSC
220hp @ 7,800RPM -- --
190hp @ 7,800RPM --

TorqueBaseCalifornia EditionSC
153 lb.-ft. @ 5,500RPM -- --
134 lb.-ft. @ 6,800RPM --

Safety and SecurityBaseCalifornia EditionSC
Panic alarm
Traction control $495 $495
Security system
ABS brakes
Ignition disable
Dual front impact airbags

Seats and TrimBaseCalifornia EditionSC
Leather upholstery $1,600 $1,600
Front seats:bucket
Max. seating capacity:2
Leather steering wheel

Suspension/HandlingBaseCalifornia EditionSC
Alloy wheels
Four wheel independent suspension
Rear tires:225/45WR17.0 BSW

Front tiresBaseCalifornia EditionSC
175/50WR16.0 BSW $2,600 -- $2,600
175/55WR16.0 BSW

3 Styles Available

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