And in regards to the oil change prices at certain places, it could be due to two things.Thanks for the information! Unfortunately, I spoke with Brian and he no longer performs service on Lotus. He informed me that he is going to school to service BMW's. BMW's gain is definitely Lotus' loss! NewportEuropean charges $250 for an oil & filter change! :crazyeyes IMHO....that is just bullsh*t! I'd take it to Jiffy Lube if it didn't have that "plate" on the undercarriage! C'mon.......it's just a Toyota engine!