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Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   04-19-2008, 04:13 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,507
Posted By YELOTUS
I have been watching this thread and this is...

I have been watching this thread and this is probably the most un-informed comment to date... clueless and sooo wrong. But not the point of the thread other than bringing out... well nuff said. So...
Forum: Other Cars and Comparisons   03-06-2008, 01:48 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,819
Posted By YELOTUS
Ellen and I had a deposit on a Smart Car... they...

Ellen and I had a deposit on a Smart Car... they did their road show last year with those of us with deposits doing test drives. Now each to their own opinion... after test drive and a rather harsh...
Forum: Other Cars and Comparisons   03-01-2008, 04:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 962
Posted By YELOTUS
Totally agree... just amazes me the uninformed...

Totally agree... just amazes me the uninformed biases out there... the "true" this or that... this car will hand 99% OEM cars their *ss. And just to think...just one of those outdated Chevys doing it...
Forum: Meets and events   02-22-2008, 08:47 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,478
Posted By YELOTUS
Lotus UK/Scotland Trip 2008

Hopefully, many of you know about a very successful and amazingly enjoyable LotusTalk UK trip in 2007. There was talk amongst the participants of the 2007 trip to do it again in 2008. So Ellen...
Forum: Other Cars and Comparisons   02-09-2008, 06:59 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,339
Posted By YELOTUS
LT5 at 7000 rpm... sweet sound or those 4...

LT5 at 7000 rpm... sweet sound or those 4 overhead cams etc... and brought to you by Lotus to boot
http://i17.photobucket.com/albums/b79/MRBLU/ZR1enginewithnewTBplate.jpg

I am not into the new...
Forum: Other Cars and Comparisons   01-28-2008, 03:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 957
Posted By YELOTUS
Very nice pics! The Ricer cars still leave me...

Very nice pics! The Ricer cars still leave me flat..just not into the GameBoy look. The Audi R10 (I think that is the designation of the version shown) is very cool.
Thanks
M
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   01-22-2008, 01:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,602
Posted By YELOTUS
Hi and welcome to the forum... down side of...

Hi and welcome to the forum... down side of owning a Elise/Exige... to me the biggest is the size of the vehicle and those morons who hit it saying "I didn't see it because my SUV is the size of a...
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   01-15-2008, 01:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 748
Posted By YELOTUS
Ellen is taking Elise in to dealer and this is...

Ellen is taking Elise in to dealer and this is what we know at this point:
-Shifter recall
-ECU TSB
-HVAC TSB
-Air Bag light TSB
-and one other which might be the door handle thing..
Michael
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   01-15-2008, 01:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 748
Posted By YELOTUS
Recalls and TSBs>>

For the 2005 Elise what recalls (like the shifter) and TSBs (ECU upgrade) have been issued..details or links are appreciated
Michael
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   01-11-2008, 03:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,736
Posted By YELOTUS
Ed... MR BLU is very nice and cozy in the garage...

Ed... MR BLU is very nice and cozy in the garage with the ZR...both remain :up:

Concerning the lift... Snap On tools are excellent BUT pricey... if you have patience and get the word out you can...
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   01-10-2008, 04:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,736
Posted By YELOTUS
Yep..Audi was of interest but the allure of the...

Yep..Audi was of interest but the allure of the Lotus engined ZR-1 and its history..well just grabbed me. I like history and had to own a piece of it..and it is a very sweet ride...even has the high...
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   01-10-2008, 04:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,736
Posted By YELOTUS
Thanks and sure... it is a Snap On mid rise (up...

Thanks and sure... it is a Snap On mid rise (up to 42") sissor lift...has swing out arms etc. Best purchase I have made for my garage......
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   01-10-2008, 03:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,736
Posted By YELOTUS
It's my newest ride...has the heart of a Lotus but>>>

what a story of Lotus and Corvette working together to build this beast. I became interested in the..... ZR-1 Corvette....about a year ago and it came back over and over again..that voice 'you need...
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   12-24-2007, 01:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 940
Posted By YELOTUS
Michael, we should do this again. Well, not...

Michael, we should do this again. Well, not exactly this, but a different trip and with Ellen. We absolutely enjoyed your company at the museums and cathedrals all over UK... not to mention the small...
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   12-23-2007, 11:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 940
Posted By YELOTUS
Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas to all>>>

This year was special in many ways to me... to new friends and a very special trip to England and looking forward to a new year with health and with my love Ellen......
Forum: Lotus Exige   10-28-2007, 10:32 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,998
Posted By YELOTUS
For us not doing km that is 155 mph M

For us not doing km that is 155 mph
M
Forum: Lotus Exige   10-27-2007, 07:44 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,998
Posted By YELOTUS
I guess I am in the minority...I consider the...

I guess I am in the minority...I consider the dash and instrumentation a miss... just not there where if should be..for a sports car with SC should have gauages for boost, oil temp and pressure and...
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   10-13-2007, 07:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 488
Posted By YELOTUS
PIR Portland Track event

Take a peek at this link...scroll thru a few pics and what do you see ;)... anybody from here?
http://forums.corvetteforum.com/showthread.php?t=1836477

Michael
Forum: Other   10-10-2007, 02:27 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,775
Posted By YELOTUS
Awwwww...come on over the Potomac Ocean to...

Awwwww...come on over the Potomac Ocean to Northern Va... we Elise drivers will give you a group hug and let you be seen... in fact if you are on Fairfax County Parkway today and see a YELOTUS I will...
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   09-22-2007, 02:57 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,722
Posted By YELOTUS
Well that solves the question of all the powder...

Well that solves the question of all the powder blue body pieces we saw at Hethel about 3 weeks ago... very mixed reactions on the color...some thought it a 'Mary Kay' type color others liked it......
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   09-19-2007, 01:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 898
Posted By YELOTUS
Need an ID on this item******

Pulled driver seat forward and saw this...any ideas as to what the disconnected wiring is for? Assume this was the way it came from the Lotus Assembly plant...not problems, indicator lights (like...
Forum: Other Cars and Comparisons   09-12-2007, 10:03 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 12,680
Posted By YELOTUS
It is rather obvious in automotive circles that...

It is rather obvious in automotive circles that HP is only part of the formula... which the Vette excels in along with handling and braking... and yes I do very much like my Vette :up:

12:1 is for...
Forum: Other Cars and Comparisons   09-09-2007, 11:53 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 12,680
Posted By YELOTUS
Well since we are being opinionated here is my...

Well since we are being opinionated here is my choice******
http://i17.photobucket.com/albums/b79/MRBLU/C6andEliseingarageIV.jpg...
Forum: Other Cars and Comparisons   09-09-2007, 07:21 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 8,505
Posted By YELOTUS
Like Mark the R8 is of interest... I think it...

Like Mark the R8 is of interest... I think it will knock off the GT3 when the V10 version comes out next year... also IMO the Porsche is not as much of an exotic LOOKING at the R8... this thing has...
Forum: Other Cars and Comparisons   09-09-2007, 04:13 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 8,505
Posted By YELOTUS
The UK rep for Audi said you also could get the...

The UK rep for Audi said you also could get the panel in the body color....I was put off with the panel in pictures but once I saw in the real not bad, but I think I would go with the body color for...
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