1989 Lotus Esprit Turbo
By project, here we mean “not perfect, but quite driveable.” Carry a wheelchock with you, and it should be fine to drive as-is for quite a while.
Or it might implode a mile down the road. ‘Tis the life of a Lotus.
The interior is a little rough, and it’s been repainted, but this should be a fun budget project. There’s nothing like driving a mid-engined Lotus.
It’s on eBay in Miami.