Classic Cars for Sale and Wanted on Car and Classic co.uk. Private/Dealer, Vintage/Veteran Used Cars.
Post Classic Cars Free Advert Edit Classic Cars Free Advert

MAJOR CATEGORIES

CLASSIC CARS

Click here to list ALL Makes

JPS Lotus Europa 5 Speed Special For Sale (1974)

JPS Lotus Europa 5 Speed Special For Sale (1974)
JPS Lotus Europa 5 Speed Special For Sale (1974) (picture 1 of 6)
JPS Lotus Europa 5 Speed Special For Sale (1974) (picture 2 of 6)
JPS Lotus Europa 5 Speed Special For Sale (1974) (picture 3 of 6)
JPS Lotus Europa 5 Speed Special For Sale (1974) (picture 4 of 6)
JPS Lotus Europa 5 Speed Special For Sale (1974) (picture 5 of 6)
JPS Lotus Europa 5 Speed Special For Sale (1974) (picture 6 of 6)
JPS Lotus Europa 5 Speed Special.

The valuation for this vehicle for insurance purposes is £40,000; I am open to all reasonable offers.

This Lotus Europa 5 speed Special is one of the best and most original available anywhere in the world.

This car had covered 88,000 recorded miles before restoration and has done less than 50 miles since completion.

Car will be tax exempt from April 2014 so no road tax to pay.

I have spent the last 3 years completing this highly detailed top quality restoration to concourse standard.

This car has been restored to an exceptional standard & the underside is as good as the rest of the car.

Listed below is just some of the work carried out on this car, as a detailed complete list of all the work carried out would be to long.

Genuine Lotus galvanised chassis.
Galvanised radius arms.

Suspension, steering and brakes rebuilt / restored and parts replaced as required.
Bushes, bearings, seals and mountings replaced.

Engine and Gearbox rebuilt / restored and parts replaced as required.

Dellorto Carburettors rebuilt / restored and parts replaced as required.

Replacement stainless steel exhaust.

Gear linkage rebuilt / restored and parts replaced as required.

Fuel lines and hoses replaced.

Brake lines, pipes, hoses and cables replaced.
Water pipes and hoses replaced.
Stainless steel water transfer pipes fitted.

Electrical parts rebuilt / restored and parts replaced as required.
Battery replaced.

Carpets and under felts replaced.
Headlining replaced.
Dashboard (teak) replaced.
Instruments and switches etc rebuilt / restored and parts replaced as required.
Re trimmed seats and door panels.
Replacement original Lotus inertia seat belts.
Seat belt mounts replaced.
Lotus steering wheel restored.

Bodywork was stripped back to bare fibreglass; it was then correctly prepared and repainted in two pack (this work took over 12 months to complete).

Chrome parts re-chromed or replaced as required.
Windscreen replaced.
Window frames restored.
Replacement door hinge pins and bushes.
Bodywork bushes, gaskets and rubbers replaced.
5 x Lotus Alloy Wheels restored.

Parts either electro plated, powder coated or enamelled.
Fixings, nuts, bolts, washers, screws etc replaced.

This car retains all the correct original period features, such as the Radio cassette player, Girling brake servo unit (rebuilt), stainless steel wiper arm and blade, Sebring door mirrors and Winguard interior mirror.

Many parts are no longer available or very hard to find for the Lotus Europa. Over a number of years I have been collecting new old stock parts or excellent condition obsolete and hard to find parts, some of which I have used on the restoration of this car.

Photographic record of restoration.

History file going back to 1978.

This is a serious collector's car and will obviously gain in value over the years so it's a fantastic way to enjoy your investment.

No low offers or part exchanges.

Serious enquiries only please no canvassers or time wasters or scammers.

I am in Essex United Kingdom.

If you require any further information please contact me, ask for Martin.


Price: £39995 See Text
Advert Type: For Sale
Category: Classic Cars
Make: Lotus
Model: Europa
Model (alt): Europa Special 5 Speed
Year: 1974
Country: UK
Region: Essex
Town: Chelmsford
Telephone: 07043 228933  Privacy Service
Status: Private
E-mail: Contact Advertiser via Email
Listing Date: 10-Mar-2014
Ref: C344659
  This advert viewed 15338 times Login to edit this advert
Lotus Europa - only 5,500 miles (1971)

An amazing find! Freshly shipped from being dry stored in California this Lotus Europa Twin Cam Special has covered just 5,536 miles from new and is in a totally original and unrestored condition, even .....

  • £29950
  • 06-Apr-2014
  • Essex
  • Trade
Lotus Europa S2 (1971)

Lotus Europa Series 2 LHD in a nice and clean overall condition.Body nice and straight,chassis in a perfect overall condition.Mechanically fited with an 2000cc Renault engine,great to drive and fast! .....

  • £
  • 19-Feb-2014
  • Netherlands
  • Trade
Lotus Banks 47 Europa (1971)

The ultimate development of a road-going Europa. Not to be confused with a standard twin cam, this very rare 1971 Europa is a fully refurbished, mechanically sorted and very quick car. It comprises a .....

  • £31500
  • 02-Mar-2014
  • Hertfordshire
  • Private
1974 Lotus Europa Special

1974 Lotus Europa Special This Purple with Oatmeal interior left hand drive Europa has recently had the brakes and suspension overhauled and been given a new Mot. This is a rare opportunity to .....

  • £
  • 24-Mar-2014
  • Hampshire
  • Trade
Lotus Europa Twincam (1972)

1972. This car has been rebuilt mainly for sprint/hill climb use. It has a QED 1860cc all steel engine with forged pistons, Q460 cams, new QED head and fuel injection. The engine was last refreshed .....

  • £15750
  • 21-Feb-2014
  • Worcestershire
  • Trade
Lotus Europa Spyder Zetec (1970)

Lotus Europa Spyder zetec conversion,full Spyder spaceframe chassis with fully adjustable suspension all round,double wishbone rear suspension wide based lower wishbone,tubuler wishbones front & rear,2 .....

  • £29750
  • 24-Mar-2014
  • Cambridgeshire
  • Trade
(1974)

Absolutely spectacular! The Lotus Europa is a two door mid-engined GT coupé built by Lotus Cars from 1966 to 1975. The original Europa used Lotus founder Colin Chapman's minimalist steel backbone chassis .....

  • £19500
  • 11-Feb-2014
  • USA
  • Trade
Lotus Europa Special Restoration Project (1973)

Lotus Europa Special Restoration Project Lotus Twin cam big valve engine with Stromberg carb. Original 5 speed gear box. This LHD non-runner requires a full restoration. This car was originally .....

  • £8250
  • 27-Feb-2014
  • Middlesex
  • Private