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Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   10-23-2017, 08:48 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,385
Posted By MrBlah
I live in Colorado. Over the past 10 years,...

I live in Colorado. Over the past 10 years, pretty much all highways are concrete now, save for certain sections that just haven't been done yet. A significant amount of streets through town are also...
Forum: Insurance   12-04-2016, 09:11 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,686
Posted By MrBlah
I have State Farm. I pay $151 per...

I have State Farm. I pay $151 per month($1812/year) and I also drive it 10k+ per year.
Forum: Rocky Mountain Region   11-21-2016, 06:27 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 24,354
Posted By MrBlah
There is not nearly enough room in that lot. At...

There is not nearly enough room in that lot. At all. Overflow will go into the post office...and it's right next to the JeffCo jail, police station, etc. And the nearest coffee shop is maybe 1 mile...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Region   11-21-2016, 06:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,279
Posted By MrBlah
I've got an 05 with the SC from the '08 in mine...

I've got an 05 with the SC from the '08 in mine and all they did was the OBD2 test, no dyno test. And yeah, they labeled mine as an Elan as well.
Forum: Lotus Elise   08-23-2016, 10:15 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,858
Posted By MrBlah
I'm in Longmont, I'd be glad to have a look if...

I'm in Longmont, I'd be glad to have a look if you aren't too far. I experienced something similar, but I had a check engine light to tell me what was going on.

Let us know how a new tank of gas...
Forum: Parts For Sale   05-19-2016, 12:18 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,582
Posted By MrBlah
Do you still have the radiator cap? I'll buy it....

Do you still have the radiator cap? I'll buy it. Like, right now. Mine disappeared. It was weird.
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   05-03-2016, 12:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 657
Posted By MrBlah
One of the reasons I only did 15k was because I...

One of the reasons I only did 15k was because I work from home. If I was commuting, I probably would have done 20k+, no doubt.
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   05-03-2016, 08:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 657
Posted By MrBlah
1 year, daily driven, +15k miles

I made a post a while back about how I daily my Lotus. And now it's actually been over a year of ownership(53 weeks).

It was worth it.

Driving in the snow in Colorado was tons of fun. The...
Forum: Lotus Cars For Sale   12-15-2015, 03:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,334
Posted By MrBlah
50k on the car/engine. the MP45 SC was installed...

50k on the car/engine. the MP45 SC was installed when there were 29k on the car/engine.
Forum: Lotus Cars For Sale   12-11-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,334
Posted By MrBlah
http://i.imgur.com/niXftXb.jpg ...

http://i.imgur.com/niXftXb.jpg
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http://i.imgur.com/MJ4gWtn.jpg
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Forum: Lotus Cars For Sale   12-01-2015, 05:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,334
Posted By MrBlah
I've realize at this point that I have completely...

I've realize at this point that I have completely forgotten to take pictures of the interior. So, uh, I'll do that tomorrow.
Forum: Lotus Cars For Sale   12-01-2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,334
Posted By MrBlah
Here are a bunch of things that a seller across...

Here are a bunch of things that a seller across the country probably wouldn't tell you or show you.

Hardtop, doors, fenders, etc. are all in good shape and at most needs a clay bar....
Forum: Lotus Cars For Sale   11-25-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,334
Posted By MrBlah
FS: 2005 Lotus Elise /SC Storm Titanium

I said I wasn't going to do this, but my new business is going well and I need to put more money into it. So, all of my cars are being sold. Including my 2010 STi. In case you want that as well.
...
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   11-16-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,449
Posted By MrBlah
Track days for me still result in 12-14mpg....

Track days for me still result in 12-14mpg. Although, my STi on it's E85 tune gets like 16-18 combined.

I think the only thing that will prevent me from driving the Lotus every day in the snow...
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   10-28-2015, 08:06 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,449
Posted By MrBlah
So, my 2005 Elise is basically the same spec as...

So, my 2005 Elise is basically the same spec as yours. It was that same MP45 SC. I've seen the same patterns for mileage.

Also, I'm in Longmont. I don't drive to Denver more than once a week...
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   10-28-2015, 08:02 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,449
Posted By MrBlah
Honestly, the only reason I know the mileage in...

Honestly, the only reason I know the mileage in my Elise is due to habit. I've never cared for good gas mileage, it just happened. I get about 16mpg in my Subaru when I drive that. And I wouldn't...
Forum: Lotus Elise   10-28-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,838
Posted By MrBlah
I look forward to seeing more progress. Awesome...

I look forward to seeing more progress. Awesome work!
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   10-25-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,449
Posted By MrBlah
A 2d Toyota Echo would be in the same category....

A 2d Toyota Echo would be in the same category. So would a Corvette. Or a Miata. Or an S2000. Or a BMW 1 series. There's a lot of cars that won't fit my hockey gear. And it was summer any way. Not...
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   10-24-2015, 10:22 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,449
Posted By MrBlah
When I made the decision to buy one, it was a...

When I made the decision to buy one, it was a third car for myself. It was purchased as a "toy" and I decided I'd rather play with toys every day. Only one time has it hindered me from actually...
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   10-24-2015, 09:45 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,449
Posted By MrBlah
In regards to winter in Colorado, it's basically...

In regards to winter in Colorado, it's basically a snow plow. :D Throw some skinny snow tires on it and you'll do fine.

I average about 28-29mpg with my Elise, and I tend to drive like a...
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   10-24-2015, 09:37 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,449
Posted By MrBlah
Heh, I work at home now too, and have since June....

Heh, I work at home now too, and have since June. :)


I would be out there tomorrow as well, but I've got a DnD session.
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   10-24-2015, 08:44 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,449
Posted By MrBlah
I Daily Drove my Elise this Summer. This is why I will keep daily driving it.

When I picked up the car on April 24th of this year, it had exactly 37,500 miles on it. The last time I took it out, it rolled just past the 50,000 mile mark. So, over the last 6 months, I drove it...
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   10-22-2015, 01:41 PM
Replies: 2,303
Views: 594,762
Posted By MrBlah
Next to a GTR on the track. ...

Next to a GTR on the track.

http://i.imgur.com/1vWRH2B.jpg
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   10-22-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 1,503
Views: 139,041
Posted By MrBlah
So, I didn't get any video when I took my...

So, I didn't get any video when I took my photographer friend out to the track. But I did get some good pictures.

http://i.imgur.com/KKKVrVJ.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/jJejAwH.jpg
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Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   10-16-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 1,092
Views: 187,922
Posted By MrBlah
*waiting to turn left* A lady who just...

*waiting to turn left*

A lady who just turned off the road I'm about to turn on to, stops, rolls window down, asks "How fast does it go?"

"Uh...I don't know?'

"What do you mean, you don't...
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