The Lotus announced that the future Lotus Elise 2017 will make its debut by the end of this year. The approaching model will hit the market with many upgrades and updates. This model has always been attractive, and the latest model is anticipated to be even more appealing than the previous one. It will provide powerful engine capabilities, as well as stunning performances and nicely constructed exterior design. The most recent Elise will come with some redesigns in exterior design as well as with a very sporty interior design. Even though we receive information that the resulting model will come back to the U.S market this year, some say that we must wait 2020 year for that. The following review will show us more interesting facts about this model as well as the first look at its design, engine, and price and release date.
Lotus Elise 2017 – Aggressive Body:
From the outside, the latest Lotus Elise 2017 looks perfect, and its exterior design is very appealing. There will be some developments, for example, the front side of the vehicle; it will be lower than in the current model, and the front grille will be slightly redesigned. The air intakes of the latest model will be fitted with the front grille, and it will serve their purpose very well. Furthermore, at the front we can notice some redesigns in the headlights; this time, the headlights will be thinner, and the newest LED technology will power it. Unfortunately, the fog lights are not available. At the sides, we can see large five-spoke alloy wheels that will be 20 inches broad. This vehicle will come with lighter chassis than before because the engineers used lightweight materials for its construction.
Everything inside the cabin of the most recent Lotus Elise 2017 will be perfectly fitted, and the interior design will be very elegant. Every modern car has high-quality materials inside, and that will be the case with this one as well. So, the interior will be equipped with premium materials such as wood, aluminum and carbon fiber. Also, all seats will be wrapped by the beautiful leather, and it will provide pleasant drive. At the steering wheel, we can see so many buttons, but the most important one is the gearbox shifter. The cabin will be able to fit up to 2 passengers. Some of the interior features are CD player, Satelite radio, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity. There is also a cruise control, driver memory, USB settings, dual zone climate control and many others.
Lotus Elise 2017 – Engine and Acceleration Time:
Underneath the hood, the anticipated Lotus Elise 2017 will be equipped with a 1.8-litre 4-cylinder engine. This engine will be capable of delivering 243 hp. The power will be transferred to the rear wheels via the six-rate manual transmission system. Run to the 60 mph will be 4.6 seconds while the top speed will be around 154 mph. Unfortunately, we don’t have official data about its fuel consumption.
Lotus Elise 2017 – Price and Estimate Date of Release:
The Lotus Elise 2017 will probably hit the dealerships by the end of this year. For the United States, this model will be accessible with starting price of around $76,000.