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2020 Lotus Elise CUP 250

2020 Lotus Elise CUP 250 Specifications

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About the 2020 Lotus Elise CUP 250

The 2020 Lotus Elise CUP 250 is a rear-wheel drive two-door roadster that was released to the Australian market on 01/07/2019 classified as a 111 MY20. The Elise is regarded as a sports car built in United Kingdom with prices from a dealer as a used car starting at A$95,000.

The Elise is a rear-wheel drive 2 door with 2 seats, powered by a 1.8L SUPERCHARGED 4 engine that has 181 kW of power (at 7200 rpm) and 250 Nm of torque (at 5500 rpm) via a Six-speed Manual. LOTUS claims the Elise CUP 250 uses 7.5L/100km of Premium Unleaded Petrol in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 173g of CO2. It has a 43L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 573km per full tank.

The Elise measures 1117mm (44.0 inches) in height, 3785mm (149.0 inches) in length, 1719mm (67.7 inches) in width with a 2300mm (90.6 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 931kg (5071.5 lbs) of unladen weight. The Elise CUP 250 comes standard with 225/45 R17 front tyres and 225/45 R17 rear tyres. It requires a service every 12 months or 15,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2020 Lotus Elise CUP 250 has a 140mm ground clearance. It has a final gear ratio of 4.529.

The VIN number can be found on the Front Driver Side Chassis and the compliance plate is located on the Driver Side Eng Scuttle. An example VIN number would be similar to SCCL#$%C&@HC?0001.


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Lotus Elise CUP 250 Details
Used Price From DealerA$95,000
Trade-In ValueA$82,600
Series111 MY20
Body Styletwo-door roadster
Release date01/07/2019
Discontinued date31/01/2020
Drive typeRWD
VIN plate locationFront Driver Side Chassis
Compliance plate locationDriver Side Eng Scuttle
VIN ExampleSCCL#$%C&@HC?0001
Country of originUnited Kingdom
SegmentSports Car
Safety ANCAP rating-
Number of doors2
Seating capacity2
Lotus Elise CUP 250 Engine Specifications
Size1796cc, 1.8L
Power @ RPM 181kW @ 7200rpm (242.7 hp)
Torque @ RPM250Nm @ 5500rpm (184.4 lb-ft)
Cylinderssupercharged four-cylinder
Number of Valves16
Euro RatingEURO 5
Compression ratio11.5
Power/weight ratio194.4kw/tonne
Bore/stroke82mm × 85mm (3.2in × 3.3in)
Lotus Elise CUP 250 Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionSix-speed Manual
Drive typerear-wheel drive
Turning circle-
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Front tyre & wheel size225/45 R17 - 7.5x17
Rear tyre & wheel size225/45 R17 - 7.5x17
Front suspension typeDouble wishbone, Upper and Lower Control Arms, Coil Spring, Gas damper, Anti roll bar
Rear suspension typeTrailing arm, Double wishbone, Coil Spring, Gas damper
Lotus Elise CUP 250 Fuel Specifications
Fuel tank capacity43L
Fuel consumption (combined average)7.5L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)10.3L / 100km
Fuel consumption highway (average)5.9L / 100km
Vehicle range573.3km (356.2 miles)
Emission standardEURO 5
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)173g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)236g / 100km
CO2 emissions (highway)136g / 100km
Lotus Elise CUP 250 Dimensions
Length3785mm (149.0 inches)
Width1719mm (67.7 inches)
Height1117mm (44.0 inches)
Wheelbase2300mm (90.6 inches)
Front track1457mm (57.4 inches)
Rear track1506mm (59.3 inches)
Ground clearance140mm (5.5 inches)
Unladen weight931kg (2052.9 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass-
Gross Combination Mass-
Lotus Elise CUP 250 Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity-
Unbraked towing capacity-
Lotus Elise CUP 250 Warranty
Warranty length36 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Lotus Elise CUP 250 Servicing
Service interval (km)15,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Lotus Elise CUP 250 Options
Standard Features
  • 12 Volt Power Outlet
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm System/Remote Anti Theft
  • Alloy Wheels Special
  • Brake Assist
  • Cornering Brake Control
  • Cloth Trim
  • Digital Clock
  • Daytime Running Lights - LED
  • Electronic Brake Force Distribution
  • Electronic Differential Lock
  • Electronic Stability Program
  • Headlights On Warning
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Leather Steering Wheel
  • Push Button Start
  • Power Windows
  • Rear Diffuser
  • Rear Lights - LED
  • Seatbelts - Height Adjustable Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners Front Seats
  • Side Door Impact Beams
  • Sports pack
  • Racing Sports Seats
  • Start/Stop Button
  • Performance Suspension
  • Traction Control System
  • Tyre Repair Kit
Optional Features
  • Alcantara Sill Covers - A$599
  • Alcantara Steering Wheel - A$899
  • Alcantara Trimmed Facsia Vents - A$899
  • Cruise Control - A$299
  • Carbon Fibre Aero Pack - A$9,999
  • Carbon Fibre Front Access Panel - A$2,399
  • Carpet Floor Covering - A$1,099
  • Carbon Fibre Hard Top - A$7,999
  • Carbon Fibre Roll Hoop Cover - A$2,699
  • Carbon Fibre Tailgate - A$4,299
  • Colour Pack - Interior - A$1,199
  • Carbon Sill Guards - A$3,299
  • Floor Mats - Front & Rear - A$229
  • Hardtop - A$4,499
  • Leather Pack - A$2,999
  • Metallic Paint - A$1,999
  • Paint Colour Special - A$1,999
  • Red Brake Calipers - A$999
  • Sound Insulation - A$1,099
  • Sound System with 2 Speakers - A$1,199
  • Tartan Trim Pack - A$2,999
  • Titanium Exhaust - A$9,499
  • Two Piece Brake Discs - A$4,499