I recall seeing an artical or hearing that those t-rex are complete POS. Something about always overheating and not that fast.....
This is from memory and I have no idea of the source so take it with a grain of salt...
However if you really want an elemental car-like thing I would go for a 7 replica, atom, or factory five. Elise is a fine option but quite civilized for this group.
Seriously, my car is small
07 Exige-S, "Landshark"
05 Saffron Yellow "bumbleBee", on to a new owner
84 930 turbo, 06 WRX Wagon