We are delighted to offer for sale this fabulous 1970 Lotus Elan +2 4 speed.
This car has been purchased and worked on as part of a new TV series. We looked at a number of examples before deciding to purchase this one, as it offered a degree of honesty and originality that is rare to find. We have taken a car that was ‘pretty good’ and given it the cosmetic attention it needed.
Mechanically, the car was already in excellent condition with a tight, lively on-road experience. The previous owner spent literally years making it drive and run correctly. It has the 1557cc Lotus twin cam – (126bhp, 0-60 7.9s) - which revs well and does not overheat. The gears, clutch, brakes and steering are all at the high standard this car requires.
A full programme of cosmetic works has now been completed and has included a full strip, treatment and repair of all fibreglass across the whole car, a full respray in stunning Glacier Blue.
Rechromed bumpers, headlights and refurbished wheels beautifully finish off the exterior transformation
Internally, a new headlining has been fitted, the dashboard has been refurbished and fitted with a new clock. All electrics have also been checked.
We have been attempting to make a car that can be used and enjoyed and have retained as much of the original charm of the car as possible.
The Elan +2 is a classic car with values on the rise, and with such a tasteful, thorough and well-executed refurbishment, our car represents an excellent opportunity for a discerning new owner.
This vehicle has featured in an upcoming episode of a new TV show, and as such it is a condition of sale that you are willing and happy to appear on camera buying the car from our presenters on a date during the next 4 weeks
Viewings are welcome at our workshop in Nottingham. Please get in touch if you have any questions or require additional information.
This fantastic Elan was the first S4 FHC produced and comes complete with confirmation letter from Lotus Cars and Heritage Certificate too. Not only that but has had just four owners from new and was supplied by London Sports Car Centre in Edgware to a J W Sutcliffe.
We purchased the car from one .....
Now fully restored with new, Mick Miller interior, I am the 2nd owner buying the car in 1986 when the engine had a top end overhaul with Big Valves, new water pump and clutch assembly. The car has since had a full chassis and body restoration with the bodywork stripped and "Myers" prepared ie all body .....
We are delighted to offer for sale this beautiful Elan Sprint finished in Lotus yellow over white. She has a new Spider chassis and has had thousands of pounds spent. She is now being re commissioned and serviced in our Maldon workshop.
Hello and welcome fellow classic car enthusiasts.
I’ve been in business working with classic cars for over 30 years. Mostly, my experience is with classic British sports cars from the 1950s onwards, such as Lotus, Aston Martin, Jaguar, AC, Austin Healey, Triumph, MG, Morgan, but over the years I’ve .....
A super 1967 Lotus Elan DHC Left Hand Drive
Low Mileage, low ownership, originally left hand drive, correct Type 45 in very good condition. I can supply spare parts to convert to right hand drive. Has been restored a few years ago at considerable cost with Lotus galvanised chassis, upgrade engine .....
For sale is this lovely low mileage (6830 mls) example of one of the best loved British small sports car.
It has a very interesting documented history making it ideal for the enthusiast.
Viewing is highly recommended, for anymore information please call 07754553414
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Lotus Elan S3 FHC Type 36 1967
1600 Big valves
Weber 40 DCOE
4 Close Ration (Ford Competition)
26R type Driveshafts
Competition Shock absorbers
Adjustable front and rear triangles (26R)
Large radiator with additional electric fan
External and internal electric cut
Lotus Elan +2S 130/5 Low mileage, low ownership car, subject of a restoration many years ago with Spyder chassis, paint work etc. Fastidiously maintained by current owner, recent comprehensive service including top end engine service, valve clearances and re-shimmed and tune carburettors, fitted new .....