1997 S1 LOTUS ELISE NEW ALUMINIUM EARLY MODEL CLOSE RATIO GEARBOX MMC BRAKES **PROJECT**
Sort after very early Series 1 Elise being the lightest version with the mmc brakes and potentially a fantastic investment. These early car are likely to be in high demand when they reach 25 years old and are eligible to be exported to the USA. This Elise was first registered 15/2/1997.
HPI Clear – can email certificate.
7 owners from new, current owner since 2007.
2 x keys.
COC available for export @ £110 extra.
MOT 12 months.
Part service history, V5, original service book with 5 stamps, old MOT’s etc.
MOT history as follows:
2006 58,085 miles – MOT.
2006 58,662 miles – MOT.
2007 67,682 miles – MOT.
2008 72,554 miles – MOT.
2009 75,039 miles – MOT.
2012 76,125 miles – MOT.
2014 77,081 miles – MOT
2015 82,385 miles – MOT.
2016 84,939 miles – MOT.
2019 85,106 miles – MOT.
Fitted with the following sensible upgrades:
Alloy throttle body.
Cone air filter.
111s close ratio gearbox.
111s style headlight covers.
111s rear spoiler.
S2 Bilstein suspension upgrade.
Elise parts nylatron bushes.
Period correct alloy interior upgrades.
Black painted oem awi wheel (would benefit from another refurbishment).
Blue soft top which is in partially good condition (like new) with matching blue leather interior which is in need of some TLC, a good clean and wear on the usual areas.
Body work is in overall very good condition nothing major just the odd small mark.
Drives very we have done a couple of long journeys in it with traffic and had no problems, one journey being just under 300 miles.
Obviously at this price and the fact its 22 years old it isn’t a perfect car and there are a few jobs that require doing. It can be driven away as is or at extra cost work can be carried out. Please contact us to discus further.
Cheapest S1 Elise currently on the market, its HPI clear and has sensible miles.
Delivery available UK only on this car, please contact us for more information.