How stiff is the suspension, and how rough do they ride? Is an Elise a completely unreasonable choice for a car that will be daily driven half the time (some on rough roads)? Asking for a friend...

Edit: found this thread, but still interested in your take. http://www.lotustalk.com/forums/f221/official-one-only-can-lotus-used-daily-driver-thread-60032/