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post #61 of 62 (permalink) Old 01-19-2007, 10:51 AM
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my Xterra works well with the Elise since the Elise only weighs 400 lbs more than the trailer.
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post #62 of 62 (permalink) Old 04-16-2012, 02:13 PM
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Finally also member of the club. Earlier this month I finished, "Operation LOTOW":

Part 1 was to make room: https://www.lotustalk.com/forums/f218...ml#post1713013
Part 2 was to get a vehicle that the wife could drive daily that got ok MPG, wouldn't destroy the bank, was somewhat utilitarian, and COULD tow.
Part 3 was finally finished earlier this month - took delivery of the trailer.

I am very pleased, the 2012 Ford Edge tows the Exige/aluminum trailer combo like a champ!

I am not a fan of the bling wheels but it is what it is...

EDIT: It gets 14-16mpg avg towing trailer, Lotus, and gear.
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