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1974/M LOTUS EUROPA SPECIAL TWINCAM BLUE 5SPD MANUAL BIG VALVE

Sale price: £24,995.00 make an offer
Last update: 13.06.2014

Car location: Nottinghamshire, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Sale type: Fixed price listing

Technical specifications, photos and description:

Manufacturer: Lotus
Model: Europa
Year: 1974
Type: Sports/Convertible
Doors: 2
Color: Blue
Mileage: 71,200
Seats: 2
Engine: 1,558
Transmission: Manual
Fuel: Petrol
Drive side: Right-hand drive
Interior/Comfort Options: Power Windows
In-Car Audio: AM/FM Stereo, CD Player
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1974/M LOTUS EUROPA SPECIAL TWINCAM BLUE 5SPD MANUAL BIG VALVE for sale

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  • 1974/M LOTUS EUROPA SPECIAL TWINCAM BLUE 5SPD MANUAL BIG VALVE
  • 1974/M LOTUS EUROPA SPECIAL TWINCAM BLUE 5SPD MANUAL BIG VALVE
  • 1974/M LOTUS EUROPA SPECIAL TWINCAM BLUE 5SPD MANUAL BIG VALVE
  • 1974/M LOTUS EUROPA SPECIAL TWINCAM BLUE 5SPD MANUAL BIG VALVE
  • 1974/M LOTUS EUROPA SPECIAL TWINCAM BLUE 5SPD MANUAL BIG VALVE
  • 1974/M LOTUS EUROPA SPECIAL TWINCAM BLUE 5SPD MANUAL BIG VALVE
  • 1974/M LOTUS EUROPA SPECIAL TWINCAM BLUE 5SPD MANUAL BIG VALVE
  • 1974/M LOTUS EUROPA SPECIAL TWINCAM BLUE 5SPD MANUAL BIG VALVE
  • 1974/M LOTUS EUROPA SPECIAL TWINCAM BLUE 5SPD MANUAL BIG VALVE

1974/M Lotus Europa Special -

A Properly maintained low mileage (71000 miles documented) example. The Europa Special was renowned for having the ”big valve” variant of its twincam engine married to its new 5 speed gearbox allowing a higher top speed.

This vehicle in particular benefits from a very detailed history file allowing an “in depth” very of its maintenance record. Fitted with a new ‘Spyder' chassis some time ago along with adjustable ‘spax' suspension to improve the overall handling and electronic ignition.  the vehicle also benefited from a fully rebuilt engine in 2011 by Hamlin Engineering of Bridgewater at 67. 00 miles which included a re-bore of the cylinders. new pistons. bearings and valves were fitted to complete a cylinder head overhaul. At the same time a new clutch was fitted along with the gear linkages. The vehicle has recently (2008) benefited from a full body re-spray finished to an impeccable standard which complements the brand new period Lotus Alloy wheels fitted with nearly new Goodyear tires.

All together this is a VERY good useable example which is destined only to increase in value.

£24. 95

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