Lotus Elite
 
Lotus Elite
Technical Specification

Mark & Model Lotus Elite
Year 1974
Registration plate Guernsey registered
Chassis Number 7502/0431A
Engine Number D741211399
Engine Capacity 1972cc
Transmissions Manual (5 Speed)
Mileage Showing 55,602 miles
Body style 2 Door Sports
Interior color Oatmeal Leather / red carpets
Exterior color Red
Seating capacity 2+2
Wheels and Tyres Original Alloys
Asking Price £7,950
After the success of the type 14 Lotus Elite in the late 1950’s and early 1960’s , Lotus revived the name in the early 1970’s with a new 4 seater model. First registered 1/08/1975 in the U.K. it subsequently found it's way to Guernsey in June 1989 where is underwent restoration works. Owned by vehicle restorer / bodywork / metal worker for 29 years and with current car collection owner since April 2018.
 
 
 
A very early Lotus Elite , restored and used very little whilst in Guernsey and not left the Island since it arrived there in 1989. Owned by a vehicle restorer and looked after and garaged. Now owned by a vehicle collector who is reducing his collection . Shipping can be arranged and landed in Portsmouth or Poole.
 
Finished in a deep red the car was painted in its original red when restoration works were undertaken 30 years ago.
 
 
 
In good order and a Leather interior was fitted (good second hand) when it underwent works in 1989/ 90.
 
Lotus engine fitted (not Renault) , with two twin choke Webbers. Engine work was undertaken when it underwent restoration works upon its arrival into Guernsey and whatever deemed needing replacement was replaced. Little mileage has been covered since. Also a new Lotus supplied chassis was fitted when it underwent Restoration works.
 
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