1998 Lotus Elise S1

Lot: 508

Sold for (£): 8,658
Offered for sale is a 1.8L 1998 Lotus Elise S1 manual. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores 82 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Sharp little Series 1 with upgraded S2 suspension and induction...


  • Smartly finished in Arctic Silver with a red roof
  • Powered by a 1.8-litre Rover K-series with a five-speed manual gearbox
  • Upgraded S2 suspension and induction kit fitted
  • Two previous owners and an indicated 75,000 miles
  • Mechanically good condition and cosmetically good but with age-related wear and tear 
  • Dry stored for the last three years. Comprehensive history file

Lot Details

Registration: S79 GUF RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1998 Engine size: 1.8L
Make: Lotus Odometer reading (miles): 75000
Model: Elise S1 MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: SCCGA111XWHC34408

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 82 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


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


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Lotus sports exhaust & Hurricane induction kit


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

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


Elise S2 uprated suspension


Minor: Major:

Vehicle History


Comprehensive servcie history dating back to original purchase. Original manuals and every service document (Main dealer & Lotus specialist) to date.



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