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Lotus Elite History

In December 2015, 446 were registered

By decade of registration

Decade Licenced SORN Total
1950s 6 3 9
1960s 76 22 98
1970s 50 167 217
1980s 15 45 60

How many are on the road?

By year of registration

Read the Honest John Review

  • Lotus Elite 1958
    Beautiful, amazing chassis, and uncorrupted steering, a driver's car almost beyond compare
  • Lotus Elite and Eclat 1974
    Elite is surprisingly commodious, both are powered by the brilliant slant-four 16-valve which is powerful and revvy, excellent dynamics and steering, wedgy styling is a must for all '70s fans

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