In 2005 Lotus Release what is regarded as the best Elise to date, the Series 2 Elise built for Sale in the US. They were released with the 1.8L Toyota ZZ Engine with Yamaha Designed Twin Cam Heads offering Variable Valve Timing. It was paired with a Toyota 6 Speed Manual.
In 2006 The Elise was built with more upgrades, such as LED taillights, Drive by Wire Throttle, and improved ECU, Fuel Economy, and more Comfortable ProBax Seats.
Engine: 1.8L 4 Cylinder (190HP @ 7,800 RPM and 138 lb/ft @ 6,800 RPM) Transmission: 6 Speed Manual
Touring Package: Leather Interior, Power Windows, Sound Deadening, Upgraded Radio, Soft Top. Sport Pack: Forged Wheels, Upgraded Suspension, Twin Oil Coolers. Better 0-60 from 4.9 to 4.7 Seconds
Personal Touches: Upgraded Exhaust System, Powder Coated Black Wheels to match trim.
This 2006 Lotus Elise is Offered for $38,950