Musk's priciest vehicle among his current possessions is a Lotus Esprit, acquired at auction for $920,000. This particular Esprit holds unique significance as it is the iconic submarine car featured in the 1977 James Bond film "The Spy Who Loved Me."
The Lotus Esprit is a legendary sports car known for its performance and iconic design. It features a mid-mounted engine, varying across its different versions, including a turbocharged 2.2-liter inline-four or a 3.5-liter V8 engine
Horsepower output ranges from approximately 160 to 350, providing swift acceleration and agility. With its lightweight construction and aerodynamic design, the Esprit delivers exceptional handling and speed.
The interior, though compact, offers a driver-focused cabin. Over its production run, the Esprit evolved in performance and features, offering a thrilling driving experience, making it a timeless classic in the realm of sports cars.