2000 Lotus Elise S1

Lot: TBA

Estimate (£): 15,000 - 18,000
(+buyer’s premium of 13.2% including VAT @ 20%)
Offered for sale is a 1.8L 2000 Lotus Elise S1 manual that has been with the current owner for the last 5 years. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 97 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Pretty little Series 1 with just less than 18,000 miles...


  • Delightfully presented in Cobalt Blue with black leather trim
  • 725kg and 118bhp equate to a remarkable 0-60 in just 5.5 seconds
  • UK-supplied car, always garaged, enjoying only fair weather excursions
  • A mere 17,800 miles. Good service history. Most recent 28/08/2019@17,703 miles
  • Tidy interior and engine bay. Smart paintwork. A lovely example

Lot Details

Registration: X846 ABN RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 2000 Engine size: 1.8L
Make: Lotus Odometer reading (miles): 17840
Model: Elise S1 MOT expiry: 2020-08-20
Warranted: No Chassis number: SCCGA111XYHC31561

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 97 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


One fog light lens is cracked. Windscreen wiper blade is not the correct one. Minor marks to paintwork.


Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:


Passenger window winder handle is missing part of the cover - functions fine.


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Starts and runs perfectly. Head gasket is well sealed, no leaks. Air inlet chiller was fitted by a previous owner.


Gears: Drive-shaft:


All works fine.

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


Tyres are in good condition but are more than ten years old now.


Minor: Major:


No electrical problems at all.

Vehicle History


All service records and receipts are available.

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history