In the Lotus Elise sports car has a new modification, dubbed the 250 Special Edition. The novelty was the most easy and quick version of the model certified for driving on public roads. British experts involved in the design of the car even more carbon fiber and aluminum, thereby reducing his weight to 899 kg (- 32 kg compared to the standard version of the model). The novelty also has received an aerodynamic body kit, consisting of the splitter, side “skirts” wing and diffuser. All elements of the body kit made of carbon fiber. The movement Lotus Elise 250 Special Edition brings a 1.8-liter Toyota supercharged engine. Working in tandem with six mechanics, a motor capable of developing 246 hp and 250 Nm. From zero to hundreds of new modification accelerates in 3.9 seconds and top speed of the car reaches 248 km/h. The British have already tested special model on its own track in Hetele where the sports car was able to drive round for 1 minute and 34 seconds, which is 0.5 seconds. fast track modification 250 Race. Among the other features of the Roadster 250 Special Edition noteworthy Bilstein dampers, Eibach springs, anti-roll bar and racing brakes. Lotus Company plans to release only 250 of these vehicles. In the UK, the roadster can be purchased at a price of 47,900 pounds, the equivalent of $ 56,200.