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The Top Gear car review:Lotus Elise
For:Chassis good enough to offset the droning engines...
Against:Awkward access, impracticality
What is it?
Still around after all this time because no other car epitomises the spirit and ethos of Lotus. Its chassis is brilliant, thanks to continual subtle evolution of its nuances - good enough to offset the droning engines, awkward access, impracticality…