Lotus Elan S4
I have owned this car for many years, I purchased the car from the original owner who bought the car new from Lotus as a kit in 1969.
The car was restored around seven years ago since then it has cover less the 100 miles!
It is in beautiful condition.
Potential show car
Owned 9 years. Replacement Lotus chassis. Rebuilt big valve engine. Stainless steel exhaust. 4 speed manual gearbox. All electrics work. Original wheels and trims. All receipts for extensive refurbishment works. Original radio included. Some spares. MOT and tax exempt. Drives well.
Lotus Eclat Excel SE 2.2 Manual 5 speed. Fantastic condition . Probably the best in the UK. ONLY 26,000 miles
2 former keepers. First owner twenty five years.
Lots of history and MOT's
All the MOT's for the first 30 years Plus more .
Cambelts done with invoice .
Supplying dealer details .....
The lightweight mid-engined Elise represented a stunning return to type and form on the part of Lotus and was quickly recognised as a modern classic. It is a quick and enjoyable drive despite its modest power output. Octane magazine described it as the perfect no-frills sports car and they were right.
Colin Chapman built his first car in 1948. Built on an Austin 7 chassis and with its running gear the car was known as a Lotus Mark I. Chapman built further ‘specials’, however, it wasn’t until 1952 that Lotus Engineering was formed by Chapman and colleague Colin Dare. It was at this time that .....
Here at Carnell Classic Cars in Harrogate North Yorkshire, we have the pleasure of offering a genuine low mileage Esprit .
This immaculate Lotus has covered a documented 33,000 miles from new . we have just fitted a new clutch assembly .
will now be offered for sale with my personal recommendation .....
We have a very original and in excellent condition Lotus Elan +2 arriving shortly and will be undergoing recommissioning in our workshop.
These early +2's are now becoming sought after as they are the purest example of what Lotus were trying to achieve with the expansion of the .....
Lotus was founded by Colin Chapman in 1952, and quickly built up a reputation for fast road cars and excellent race cars. When Ford decided to race the Cortina they asked Lotus for some help, and the Ford Lotus Cortina was born. Lotus replaced the engine, clutch, gearbox, drivetrain, suspension and .....
This car was supplied to new to Doug Hardwick for the 1968 racing season. Ran in British events with a 1598cc Lotus-Ford twin cam engine and a 5 speed Hewland FT200 gearbox. After its Hardwick Racing career it was modified with wider wheels and archers then purchased by Harry Appleby in 1971. Harry .....
Lotus Elan+2S130/4, 1973. Just 45k miles from new, having spent most of its life on the Channel Islands of Jersey and the Isle-of-Wight, hence the low mileage. Engine rebuilt around 1,000 mules ago and runs superbly well. Fabulous in contrasting Lotus Racing Green with lovely original oatmeal .....
1963 Lotus 7 S2 America
7624 MILES FROM NEW - JUST RESTORED - stored in the USA many years.
The Zero and the 7 on the speedo are heavily discoloured over 50 years if you look closely at the speedo
Original right hand drive S2 America export to the USA
998cc A-series engine, twin 1 1/4" SU .....
Lotus Excel SE, 1987. Superb example in Monaco White with full two-tone leather interior. As featured in 5 page colour feature in Classic & Sports Car, April 2003. Superior example having had the interior re-trimmed quality trimmed in light grey fide with blue inserts. Fairly recent engine removal .....
Lotus Elan+2S130/4, 1972. Superb in Carnival red with black interior. We sold this car six years ago and prior to that a gentleman owned the car for over 35 years and Tony Thompson Racing looked after the car mechanically and fitted the upgraded drive shafts and new brake discs etc. Very comprehensive .....
launch edition 211
totally standard, as it left the factory (other than recalls).
Still on the original tyres.
Certificate of conformity from Lotus, stating this is the only 211 ever made in the world, to this exact spec.
The car has never been wet.
Highly collectible car (only n.50 in LHD).
- Top performance mechanics (new brakes, exhaust, radiator)
- Shining body
- Perfect interiors
- Original Lotus Racing Kit (brakes and exhaust)
- Original Lotus Confort Kit (interiors and air conditioning)