Category: Lotus Elise

Lotus Elise (S2)

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Lotus Elise (S2)

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Antonin Vincent || FB

Lotus Elise S2

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Lotus Elise S2

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Lotus Elise

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Nick Rico

Lotus Elise Cup 260: Sports Car Alchemy

Rare and race-bred, the extreme limited-edition Lotus Elise Cup 260 packs the company’s passion for motorsport engineering into one of the most accomplished cars it has ever produced.

  • Race-car derived ultimate Elise

  • New ultra-rare edition with just 30 examples worldwide
  • Advanced aerodynamics generate 180 kg of downforce
  • Lightweight carbon fiber components included as standard
  • 0-60 mph in 3.8 secs and 250 hp, dry weight from 862 kg

Setting a standard for outright track pace and low lap times, this ultimate Elise has been unveiled as the company prepares for the 70th anniversary of when founder Colin Chapman built his first car in 1948. Referencing Lotus’ motorsport successes, the new Elise Cup 260 has a laurel wreath decal on the left buttress and the Union Jack on both the rear wing end plates together with the option of finishing the car in iconic Championship Gold.

First Look: The New Lotus Elise Cup 250

  • Fastest, most focused four-cylinder Lotus sports car ever
  • 0-60 mph in 3.9 secs, 243 hp & from 283 hp per tonne
  • Concentrates spirit of latest Elise for new Cup variant
  • Advanced lightweight materials cut weight to 860 kg
  • Max power – 243 hp at 7200 rpm

Lotus Elise Cup 250 – Vehicle Pricing

  • UK – £47,400 (incl. VAT at 20%)
  • Germany – €62,600 (incl. VAT at 19%)
  • France – €63,130 (incl. VAT at 20%)
  • Italy – €66,540 (incl. VAT at 22%)
  • Japan – ¥9,150,000 (incl. VAT at 8%)

Available to order from Lotus dealers now.

Lotus Elise (S1)

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