Lotus Cars

Make Heads Turn When You Drive By in a Lotus

The Hethel, UK-headquartered Lotus has been in the business of making stylish and sleek sports and race cars for more than 70 years. If you've always wanted to own a Lotus, you'll likely be happy to learn that you can find many affordably priced Lotus cars for sale in the UK at eBay.

Are these Lotus cars new?

These are previously owned Lotus vehicles, which means you can find a cheap Lotus Elise in the UK. Since many Lotus owners follow strict maintenance programmes for these elite vehicles, most of them have complete service reports available. You can find information about the total number of prior owners and information on MOT expiry within the listing. Detailed descriptions and pictures can alert you to the overall condition of the vehicle before purchase. There are also some listings for Lotus Elise spares or repairs. This is usually helpful if you are working on a Lotus restoration project.

Types of Lotus cars for sale

These are two-door and two- to four-seater sports cars. They run on regular petrol fuel and have manual transmissions. There are hardtop convertibles, ragtop convertibles, and sports coupés in a variety of colours. These vehicles were manufactured as far back as 1969 through 2019, so you can find both classics and late-models. Some have a few as 6,000 miles. A few of the available Lotus models for sale include:

  • Elan
  • Evora
  • Elise Spider
  • Esprit
  • Europa
Features of the Lotus Elise for sale

One of the more basic models for sale is the Lotus Elise. It comes with all your standard safety features, including an alarm, driver's airbag, passenger airbag, Xenon headlamps, ABS, ESP, and immobiliser. Some comfort features can include AM/FM stereo with CD player, climate control, cruise control, Bluetooth capabilities, and leather interiors. Additionally, some models might have heated seating, upgraded sound systems, reverse camera, parking sensors, and lane-assist capabilities. External features can include alloy wheels and rear spoiler.

Choosing the right Lotus for your needs

Search and compare models side by side on eBay to save time and money. Consider factors like the vehicle's age, the number of miles it has, any upgrades or replacements made to it, and its service history when choosing your car. Generally, the newer the vehicle is, the more you can expect to pay for it. Additionally, certain features and add-ons will garner higher price points.