Lotus has taken the wraps off their new Elise S Cup R. It features a supercharged 1.8-liter 2ZR-FE four-cylinder engine that is connected to a six-speed manual transmission.
Lotus has taken the wraps off their new Elise S Cup R.
"Adorned with the Lotus Motorsport magic," the track-only model has an aerodynamic body kit that includes a front splitter, revised side skirts, a rear diffuser and a rear wing. The model has also been equipped with a tow hooks, a hardtop, a polycarbonate rear window and 16- / 17-inch forged alloy wheels with Yokohama Advan Neova AD07 LTS tires.
Interior pictures were not released but Lotus says the model has a quick release steering wheel, a HANS-compatible racing seat and FIA-compliant roll cage.
Power is provided by a supercharged 1.8-liter 2ZR-FE four-cylinder engine that is connected to a six-speed manual transmission. The car also has a sport-tuned suspension (with adjustable springs and dampers), high-performance brakes and a "triple-pass" radiator.
The 924 kg (2037 lbs) Elise S Cup R will be priced from £39,125 and will be eligible to compete in the 2014 Lotus Cup racing series.