As posted to Jeffrey Chan's yahoo mailing list-
The 2005 lotus Elise has been approved for sale in the United States;
we are currently awaiting Canadian certification and will be in a
position to confirm availability early next year,
The Elise is scheduled to debut in North America late in 2004 as 2005
model year cars,
U.S pricing is to be around $39000 and Canadian pricing in the
$59000, subject to change by LCUSA.
We will only get a limited quantity of cars in Canada and our list is
very long with probable clients, we are accepting $2500.(cdn) deposit
that is refundable subject to availability
This will ensure you are on the list;
It is very important for us to build an order bank as that will make
a strong case for more allocation of cars, the order bank in the U.S
is very large as the car is an immense success. We urge you to put a
deposit if you are serious and we will make every effort to get you a
Deposits will increase to 15000.00 non refundable upon confirmation
of options and colors.
Please email me back or call any of our sales specialist, Bill Ryan,
Brian Lang and they will be pleased to assist and do the necessary
We will have very favorable lease terms available as well.