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2007 Lotus Elise Review and Pictures

Summary
2007 Lotus Elise is a convertible sports car that can seat two passengers. It has two doors.

Price
MSRP: US$43,990
Invoice: Not Listed

What is New in 2007 Lotus Elise?
Changes to 2007 Lotus Elise include upgraded audio systems, redesigned headlamps, and optional iPod adapter.

Introduction
2007 Lotus Elise offers excellent and incomparable comfort, utility, and excellence in driving.

Body Styles, Trim Levels, and Options
2007 Lotus Elise is available in single trim of convertible. Options include power windows, leather seating, parking brake handle, iPod adapter, double-insulated soft-top, and full carpeting.

Powertrains and Performance
2007 Lotus Elise offers standard 190hp 1.8-liter I4 engine with six-speed manual transmission and overdrive. It delivers 24-mpg in city and 29-mpg on highway.

Interior Design and Special Features
Interiors of 2007 Lotus Elise are minimal and comfort is severely lacking. Sporty seats offer good support while hard ground causes immense discomfort for operating brakes. Entering and exiting is very cumbersome and problematic.

Safety Features
Standard safety measures of 2007 Lotus Elise include antilock brake system and optional traction control. Stability control and side airbags are unavailable.

Driving Impressions
Handling is simple and steering is natural. Balance is good and appreciable while tacking corners and bends. Shock absorption is very poor in 2007 Lotus Elise.

Pros
Light chassis, accurate steering, and high fuel economy

Cons
Difficult entry and exit, sparse interiors, safety features lacking

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