Early Original Lightweight S1 Elise (MMC brakes) : Azure Blue : Full History : Stunning : SOLD (1997)




* All Lotus Cars also wanted. Please contact me if you are selling *
* Contact Will : 07770 876552 *
* SOLD *
1997 Lotus Elise S1 (rare early lightweight model with MMC brakes etc)
Just 2 previous owners
Azure Blue with tan leather interior
Fantastic original condition, becoming very hard to find like this
No performance modifications
Full history
Fresh cam-belt change and service
Mot April 2017 with no advisories
Remote thermostat kit
Radiator fan replaced
Upgraded CD player
Original Elise alarm
2 keys/fobs etc
Original owners manual
Hpi checked and clear
Road use only, not been used as a track car
CoC available direct from Lotus for export if required (GBP 100)
Contact:- Will Blackham - 07770 876552
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I have supplied over 100 Elises and Exiges in the last year.
Buyers are from all over the world including France, Italy, Belgium, Germany, Holland, Spain, Sweden, Norway, Australia, Canada, Japan, Poland, Greece etc etc.
If you are looking for a particular model please get in contact, as I can usually source most Lotus models.
Part exchange considered, but please note this will be at a trade price as I will have to pass it on.
I'm a genuine Lotus enthusiast and have owned a large number of Elises, Exiges and Elans. I'm happy to offer advice to any potential Lotus owner over email.
I am always on the look out for nice Lotus cars and can also offer a finders service if you are looking for a particular Lotus? Just drop me an email with your budget and spec you're looking for.
If you have an Elise/Exige/Elan for sale, please get in contact via email. or give me a call. Cash/draft and collection no problem.
I'm located in Chalfont St Peter, 10 mins M25 J16, J1a M40 and easy access from Heathrow/Luton airports + mainline train stations
Part exchange:Yes, but only at trade prices

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  • Mileage: 39,000
  • Year: 1997
  • Doors: 2
  • Body type: Convertible
  • Transmission type: Manual
  • Fuel type: Petrol
  • Colour: Blue


  • Engine layout: Mid Engined
  • Aspiration: Normally Aspirated
  • Engine size (Litres): 1.8
  • Engine configuration: 4 cylinder
  • Cylinder layout: Inline
  • Cylinders: 4
  • Engine power (BHP): 118
  • Torque (lbs/ft): 122
  • Top speed (MPH): 126
  • Acceleration: 0 to 62 in 5.9 seconds
  • Fuel consumption (MPG): 39.4
  • Driven wheels: Rear Wheel Drive
  • Previous owners: 2

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Will Blackham Lotus

Bucks, United Kingdom

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