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THE LOTUS DRIVE EXPERIENCE

Quoted by the team at Top Gear “If you really, truly have a passion for driving and the sensations of tactile involvement at every level, the Lotus is about as obvious an answer as water being wet and fire being hot”. There is nothing more agile or animated on track. Want to feel ‘100% Alive’? Choose to drive this machine.

You will be driving a Lotus on Sydney’s South Circuit, which is 1.8km around the famous Corporate Hill. This circuit is a sharp, technical circuit with a fantastic mix of corners that will test drivers of all levels and you’ll have the assistance of an experienced instructor to get the most out of the car and your drive. The Lotus has a 6-speed manual transmission for the traditional experience of driving a track-ready Supercar.

If you would like to add to the excitement, there is also the opportunity to drive a Lamborghini or drive a Ferrari on the same circuit or add a V8 drive experience on the North Circuit and max out your track day.

THE MOST EXHILARATING ON TRACK SUPERCAR DRIVING EXPERIENCE IN AUSTRALIA

Live the dream and feel the exhilaration of driving a Lamborghini, Ferrari and Lotus at Sydney Motorsport Park. The new Fastrack Supercar Drive puts you behind the wheel of the most iconic and classic Supercars on a performance circuit. Supercars are engineered to provide an unparalleled driving experience to match the vehicle’s lines and spectacular sound. Regardless of your budget or preference, this will be an experience of a lifetime for you or the person you gift the experience to.

CHOOSE BETWEEN THREE ICONIC SUPERCARS, OR DRIVE THEM ALL!

Lamborghini Experience

Visually, audibly, magnificent. When people first hear a Lamborghini Gallardo, they do a double-take, heads turn to try and get a glimpse of it. The Lamborghini’s Gallardo creates its own atmosphere with its exotic looks and refined power. Now it’s your turn to get behind the wheel of one of the world’s most remarkable Supercars.

Ferrari Experience

The Ferrari Modena 360 is unquestionably one of the greatest performance cars of all time. The Prancing Horse’s sleek lines, aluminium space frame and breathtaking responsiveness is impossible to describe. It’s style, unequalled. There’s only one way to know why there’s more Ferrari lovers than any other luxury sports car… don’t dream it, drive it.

Lotus Experience

Quoted by the team at Top Gear “If you really, truly have a passion for driving and the sensations of tactile involvement at every level, the Lotus is about as obvious an answer as water being wet and fire being hot”. There is nothing more agile or animated on track. Want to feel ‘100% Alive’? Choose to drive this machine.

  • The Sterling - Lotus

    Sydney Motorsport Park South Circuit - Sydney, NSW

    • 4 Drive laps
    $300.00 @$75/lap
    NSW
  • The Britannia - Lotus

    Sydney Motorsport Park South Circuit - Sydney, NSW

    • 6 Drive laps
    $360.00 @$60/lap
    NSW
  • The Imola - Ferrari + Lotus

    Sydney Motorsport Park South Circuit - Sydney, NSW

    • 10 Drive laps
    $740.00 @$76/lap
    NSW
  • The Corsa - Lamborghini + Lotus

    Sydney Motorsport Park South Circuit - Sydney, NSW

    • 10 Drive laps
    $840.00 @$84/lap
    NSW
  • The Monza - Lamborghini + Ferrari + Lotus

    Sydney Motorsport Park South Circuit - Sydney, NSW

    • 12 Drive laps
    $980.00 @$82/lap
    NSW

FAQs

Is the Lotus Elise a good car?

The Lotus Elise is highly regarded for its exceptional handling, lightweight design, and driver-focused experience, making it a standout choice for a track car and enthusiasts seeking precision and agility.

Where is the Lotus Elise manufactured?

The Lotus Elise is from the United Kingdom. It’s manufactured by Lotus Cars, a British automotive company known for its high-performance sports cars and racing heritage.

Which Lotus Elise is the best?

Determining the “best” Lotus Elise depends on personal preferences and priorities. However, the Lotus Elise Cup 220, as used in the Fastrack Supercar Driving experiences, is often considered one of the top choices due to its powerful engine, lightweight build, enhanced aerodynamics, and focused track performance and is the model choice for the Fastrack on-track driving experiences.

Why are Lotus Elise so expensive?

Lotus Elise cars command a higher price due to limited production, advanced engineering, lightweight design, customization options, performance focus, brand heritage, and exclusivity in the market.

Is Lotus Elise fast?

Lotus Elise cars are known for their impressive speed and agility. They feature lightweight construction and powerful engines, resulting in strong acceleration and dynamic handling for an exhilarating driving experience.

What are the features of driving a Lotus Elise Sport 220 car?

The Lotus Elise 220 offers an invigorating driving experience with its lightweight chassis and powerful engine. Its razor-sharp handling, coupled with a rev-happy engine, and easy to use 4 speed gear box delivers exhilarating performance. However, the stripped-down interior and firm ride might not suit everyone. Overall, it’s a thrilling sports car for enthusiasts seeking pure driving pleasure.

How does the Lotus Elise compare with the Porsche 911?

The Lotus Elise and Porsche 911 cater to different driving preferences and priorities.

Lotus Elise:

– Lightweight, agile, and focused on driving purity.

– Impressive handling, sharp steering, and excellent feedback.

– Typically powered by smaller, high-revving engines.

– Less luxurious interior, minimalistic features.

Porsche 911:

– More versatile, with various models ranging from daily drivers to track-focused variants.

– Balanced performance, refined handling, and wider range of engine options.

– Offers more comfort, technology, and luxury features.

– Iconic design with rear-engine layout (except some modern versions).

Choosing between them depends on whether you prioritize raw driving experience (Lotus Elise) or a blend of performance, comfort, and prestige (Porsche 911).

What are the characteristics of the Lotus Elise Sport 220 car?

The Lotus Elise Sport 220 is a high-performance variant of the Elise lineup. It offers:

– More power and enhanced performance compared to standard Elise models.

– Upgraded suspension and aerodynamics for improved handling and downforce.

– Lightweight construction for agility and responsiveness.

– Track-focused features, making it suitable for both road and circuit driving.

– Exclusive styling cues and interior enhancements.

What are the main Lotus Elise Sport 220 facts and specs?

The Lotus Elise Sport 220 is a variant of the Lotus Elise known for its performance and agility.

Some key features and specifications include:

Engine: Powered by a 1.8-liter inline-4 engine, producing around 220 horsepower.

Acceleration: Capable of accelerating from 0 to 60 mph (0 to 96 km/h) in approximately 4.2 to 4.5 seconds.

Top Speed: The top speed is typically around 233 km/h or higher, depending on various factors.

Weight: Known for its lightweight design, the Elise Sport 220 weighs around 855 kg, contributing to its agile performance.

Suspension: Equipped with advanced suspension systems for precise and responsive handling.

Aerodynamics: Often features aerodynamic enhancements to improve downforce and stability.

Transmission: Typically comes with a manual transmission for an engaging driving experience.

What is the Lotus Elise Sport 220 power-to-weight ratio?

The Lotus Elise Sport 220 has a power-to-weight ratio of approximately 253.5 hp per tonne. This ratio is derived from its 217 horsepower (220 PS) and its weight of around 855 kg (1885 lbs). The power-to-weight ratio is a key factor in the car’s performance, contributing to its agility and acceleration capabilities.

Why is the Lotus Elise 220 a manual transmission?

The Lotus Elise Sport 220 track car is equipped with a manual transmission, which enhances the driving experience for enthusiasts who prefer direct control over gear changes. A manual transmission allows drivers to engage more with the vehicle and offers a greater sense of connection between the driver, the car, and the road. The manual option is in line with the Elise’s focus on delivering a pure and engaging driving experience.

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