Lotus Elise (1996 - 2000) Specs & Dimensions

Follow three simple steps to get to your desired version of the Lotus Elise Convertible 1996. First, select the trim that you're looking for in the drop-down below. Next, select the engine you're looking for from the second drop-down. Finally, Select the exact version you're looking for. Now, you can get to the full spec details of your perfect Lotus Elise Convertible 1996.

View detailed specifications by selecting the trim, engine, and version. What do these terms mean?

Trim, engine and version explained

To access the precise data on the car you need to know the trim, engine and version.

Trim:

Most models come in multiple trim levels, with more equipment being fitted the more expensive they are.

Engine:

Similarly, many trim levels are also available with different engine options, some focusing on economy, others on performance.

Version:

Finally, the version is determined by the car's bodystyle, number of doors and whether it has a manual or automatic gearbox.

Step 1 of 3 - Select trim level

Each trim level will have different equipment offerings.
Basic equipment (0)
Standard Equipment
Optional Equipment
Standard Trim Standard Equipment
  • n/a
Standard Trim Optional Equipment (5)
  • Alloy wheels
  • Cloth seat trim
  • Leather seat trim
  • Partial leather seat trim
  • Sports seats
111S Standard Equipment (2)
  • Alloy wheels
  • Cloth seat trim
111S Optional Equipment
  • n/a
Anniversary Standard Equipment
  • n/a
Anniversary Optional Equipment (5)
  • Alloy wheels
  • Cloth seat trim
  • Leather seat trim
  • Partial leather seat trim
  • Sports seats
Sport 135 Standard Equipment
  • n/a
Sport 135 Optional Equipment (5)
  • Alloy wheels
  • Cloth seat trim
  • Leather seat trim
  • Partial leather seat trim
  • Sports seats
Sport 160 Standard Equipment (2)
  • Alarm
  • Alloy wheels
Sport 160 Optional Equipment (4)
  • Cloth seat trim
  • Leather seat trim
  • Partial leather seat trim
  • Sports seats
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Step 2 of 3 - Select engine

If the engine you are looking for is not listed, then it may not be available in this trim.
Please select a different trim.
If the engine you are looking for is not listed, then it may not be available in this trim.
Please select a different trim.
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Step 3 of 3 - Select version

Select one of the versions below

  • Available versions to be selected

Select one of the versions below

  • 2d
  • 49 2d
  • 79 2d
  • 111S 49 2d
  • 111S 79 2d

Brief specification overview

Power (bhp) 118 bhp
0-60mph 5.7 sec
MPG 39
Miles per tank 343 miles
Insurance group 36
Road tax £280
Dimensions Length 3726 mm x Width 1701 mm

Brief specification overview

Power (bhp) 118 bhp
0-60mph 5.7 sec
MPG 39
Miles per tank 343 miles
Insurance group 0
Road tax £280
Dimensions Length 3726 mm x Width 1701 mm

Brief specification overview

Power (bhp) 118 bhp
0-60mph 5.7 sec
MPG 39
Miles per tank 343 miles
Insurance group 0
Road tax £280
Dimensions Length 3726 mm x Width 1701 mm

Brief specification overview

Power (bhp) 143 bhp
0-60mph 5.4 sec
MPG 38
Miles per tank 334 miles
Insurance group 39
Road tax £280
Dimensions Length 3734 mm x Width 1701 mm

Brief specification overview

Power (bhp) 143 bhp
0-60mph 5.4 sec
MPG 38
Miles per tank 334 miles
Insurance group 39
Road tax £280
Dimensions Length 3734 mm x Width 1701 mm

Select one of the versions below

  • 111S 2d

Brief specification overview

Power (bhp) 143 bhp
0-60mph 5.4 sec
MPG 38
Miles per tank 334 miles
Insurance group 39
Road tax £280
Dimensions Length 3734 mm x Width 1701 mm

Select one of the versions below

  • Sport 160 2d

Brief specification overview

Power (bhp) 148 bhp
0-60mph 5.1 sec
MPG 30
Miles per tank 237 miles
Insurance group 40
Road tax £280
Dimensions Length 3734 mm x Width 1703 mm

Select one of the versions below

  • Anniversary Limited Edition 2d

Brief specification overview

Power (bhp) 118 bhp
0-60mph 5.7 sec
MPG 39
Miles per tank 343 miles
Insurance group 0
Road tax £280
Dimensions Length 3726 mm x Width 1701 mm

Select one of the versions below

  • Sport 135 2d

Brief specification overview

Power (bhp) 118 bhp
0-60mph 5.7 sec
MPG 39
Miles per tank 343 miles
Insurance group 0
Road tax £280
Dimensions Length 3726 mm x Width 1701 mm