Fuel Type: Petrol
Offered up for sale here is quite arguably the ‘best of the breed’ when it comes to the S2 Elise, the 111R. Praised by many as having the perfect combination of power and weight the 111R is the fastest naturally aspirated Elise produced. The dual overhead camshaft 1.8 litre engine produces 189 BHP at 7800RPM which is plenty of power considering the curb weight of the 111R is just 860KG. The six speed Toyota gearbox fitted to the 111R and its revised ratios provides a slick and smooth gear change, a noticeable improvement over the earlier K-series cars.
This particular 111R is quite a special example, owned by Lotus from new in 2004 the car was not registered until 2006 when it was sold to its first ‘proper’ keeper. This Elise is a real head turner finished in the beautiful metallic British Racing Green with a black leather interior. The wheels are finished in satin black which contrasts the paintwork perfectly. The specification on this car includes the Touring pack, metallic paint, full black leather interior, electric windows, interior stowage net, Blaupunkt radio unit, sound insulation and full black carpet set.
The condition of this Elise is very good indeed, never used in poor weather and garaged its whole life has ensured this 111r has not deteriorated. The paint work on this car is well polished and well-kept with only the common and expected few stone chips on the front clam.
The complete and thorough service history shows how well looked after this Lotus is with 17 service stamps covering an original and additional service book. Furthermore, the cars original wallet and owner’s handbook is present in the cars file. The car has just 30,000 miles on the clock with a comprehensive MOT history present in the cars history file to support the low mileage.
This is a great condition, useable sports car that’s just at home parked up at the local car show as it is on the race track! Fully inspected by our in-house Lotus technicians this car is ready for viewings and test drives immediately. Do not miss out on this cherished Elise 111R!