For Sale: 2000 Lotus Esprit in Charlotte, North Carolina

Vehicle Description

Depending on individual perception, it's either a great time to be a sports car fan or a sad time to be a sports car fan. In addition to a whole portfolio of nimble weekend warriors, the mere existence of incredible cars like Porsche GT3s, Ferrari Specials and a roster of upcoming mid-engine Corvettes is enough to build a shrine at your favorite gas pump. But that sentiment can quickly turn bittersweet when minds drift to the predicted death of internal combustion. Like most automakers, Lotus has committed to an all-electric future. And, while change is sometimes hard to accept, that corporate transition could be a windfall for collectors. There's no doubt the Esprit is one of the most, if not the most, iconic Lotus ever produced. And this awesome Esprit V8 is certainly one of the best versions of that icon! Spanning 28 years, 19 variations and roughly 10K units, the quintessential Lotus has endured as a beacon of automotive innovation. And in the future, it'll likely be a beacon of collectability.


Choice Lotus Esprit V8 that's fully sorted and ready to roll

3.5 liter Type 918 twin-turbo V8 with 350 horsepower

5-speed manual transaxle

3.89 final drive ratio

Factory air conditioning

Factory rack-and-pinion steering

Factory 4-wheel power disc brakes with drilled rotors and factory-spec AP calipers

Fully independent suspension

Tan leather interior with factory power windows

Modern Alpine audio

Hand-built fiberglass body with Phantom Black paint

Removable sunroof

Factory-spec OZ Saturn wheels

Aftermarket exhaust

All RK Motors vehicles receive a comprehensive, multi-point inspection

We can ship your new classic anywhere in the world

Fun to drive and fun to look at, this Stevens Esprit is about as much fun as you can have on four wheels! It's a tough task to think of many 'grown up toys' that are better suited for making people smile. And that's not even considering the collectability of what is quite possibly the most iconic Lotus ever created. Call, click or visit for more information.

Vehicle Details

  • 2000 Lotus Esprit
  • Listing ID:CC-1544521
  • Price:$49,900
  • Location:Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Year:2000
  • Make:Lotus
  • Model:Esprit
  • Exterior Color:Black
  • Interior Color:Tan
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Odometer:43925
  • Stock Number:137046
  • VIN:SCCDC0822YHA10042

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RK Motors Charlotte
7600 Statesville Road
Suite H
Charlotte, NC 28269
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