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View Poll Results: read 'em & weep - what's the mileage on your Elige?? High score wins in this thread..
0-25k miles 61 37.65%
25,001-50k miles 56 34.57%
50,001-75k miles 31 19.14%
75,001-100k miles 6 3.70%
100,001-125k miles 5 3.09%
125,001-150 k miles 2 1.23%
150,001-175k miles 0 0%
175,001-200k miles 1 0.62%
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post #21 of 59 (permalink) Old 07-09-2013, 07:40 PM Thread Starter
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you bastard!!!

glory and prize money are yours for now!!! It can be so fleeting...

that is 3 cars over 100k! Keep 'em rolling...

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post #22 of 59 (permalink) Old 07-09-2013, 07:42 PM
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What is this glory and prize money that you speak of?

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45 cars accounted for so far... 25-50k has the most cars so far.

Lotus Elise #134 - S O L D BOE REV400 street car built at BOE in KC. , Stock motor, low boost w/stock cat/mani, 292whp, (5.95 lbs/hp) passes all 50 states emissions/OBD, BOE ST exhaust, ACT HDSS, BOE Clam Hinge, BOE Oil Cooler Relocation, BOE Surge Tank/750cc injectors, BOE Race Links, MWR Rear Lift Kit etc. 0-100 = you bet!
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What is this glory and prize money that you speak of?
you would have to pm me...

Lotus Elise #134 - S O L D BOE REV400 street car built at BOE in KC. , Stock motor, low boost w/stock cat/mani, 292whp, (5.95 lbs/hp) passes all 50 states emissions/OBD, BOE ST exhaust, ACT HDSS, BOE Clam Hinge, BOE Oil Cooler Relocation, BOE Surge Tank/750cc injectors, BOE Race Links, MWR Rear Lift Kit etc. 0-100 = you bet!
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LOL - it's all you Eric!

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Got you beat! 30100miles. Bought it with 21400miles the same day you bought yours
I got YOU beat by 50 miles. Bought it ith 14 miles 7 1/2 years ago.

If I die, my biggest fear is that my wife sells all my toys for the price I told her I bought them for...
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I have done 12,000 miles to 47,000 in technically 12 months. That just because I deploy and am only home for 3 months a shot, and not always in driving season so just adding up driving weather time home, maybe that's cheating
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got mine 1 yr 9mo ago with 17k.... now i have 39k -( 22k all mine)
I am surprised that i am not spotted every day in the midwest! perhaps all the other LOTUS owners are sitting in their garage, polishing the rims, (well besides Swinglo, he drives his 'till it catches on fire

Oh and this is Chicago, i had it parked for 5 months this year

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Bought mine with 26K on it 2 years and 5 months ago. I now have 62K+ on it.
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wow.... that is a lot of driving John! you guys in cali get 50 mi of driving just to pick up milk hahaha but gosh i would love to experience my car on those mountains !

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Bought mine at just under 17k but I had to drive it 1000 miles home and driven a little more than 1000 miles in between and since.
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Bought new Jan 2005.

68k miles.

Not bad for a guy who works at home?

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we are up to 5 cars over 100k miles...62 cars accounted for so far..

Lotus Elise #134 - S O L D BOE REV400 street car built at BOE in KC. , Stock motor, low boost w/stock cat/mani, 292whp, (5.95 lbs/hp) passes all 50 states emissions/OBD, BOE ST exhaust, ACT HDSS, BOE Clam Hinge, BOE Oil Cooler Relocation, BOE Surge Tank/750cc injectors, BOE Race Links, MWR Rear Lift Kit etc. 0-100 = you bet!
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72 cars... impressive .

Lotus Elise #134 - S O L D BOE REV400 street car built at BOE in KC. , Stock motor, low boost w/stock cat/mani, 292whp, (5.95 lbs/hp) passes all 50 states emissions/OBD, BOE ST exhaust, ACT HDSS, BOE Clam Hinge, BOE Oil Cooler Relocation, BOE Surge Tank/750cc injectors, BOE Race Links, MWR Rear Lift Kit etc. 0-100 = you bet!
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I'm about to hit 10k likely this weekend.

bought with mid 5k miles in march.

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58k here.


...anyone going to fess up to the 200k troll?

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