Lotus releases the Final Editions of the Elise and Exige

Posted on Monday, 18 April 2011 , 17:04:21 byEmil

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Lotus releases the Final Editions of the Elise and Exige

The last Special Editions for the Exige and the Elise will be discharged. The reason is that the powerplant stocks ended. This two models use the 2ZZ-GE engines by Toyota.
The Lotus team announced that in July the production will stop and only special limited editions will be built. Last 30 models of the Exige S260 Final Edition will be sent to North America and here 25 of the clients can choose to paint their cars in matte black and only 15 units of the 2011 Lotus Elise SC Final Edition will be sent to America and Canada and five of them will have four colors to choose from.
The Exige S260 has a 1.8-liter engine that develops 260 horsepower. Most of the materials used are very light, made of carbon fiber and the vehicle also has light forged alloy wheels. The Lotus Elise SC has a 1.8-liter WTL-I engines that develops 220 horsepower.
The price for the traditional S260 is US$67,500 and for the matte black version US$69,900. In the case of the Elise SC, well this one has different kind of options and the price starts at US$57,500.