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LOTUS ELAN RESTORED TO LOTUS SPRINT 5 SPECIFICTIONS

Sale price: $30,099.99 make an offer
Last update: 06.07.2014

Seller's notes: "THIS WAS VERY THROUGH RESTORATION USING ALL ORIGINAL LOTUS PARTS ..HORN NOT WORKING"
Sale type: Fixed price listing

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Manufacturer: Lotus
Model: Other
Year: 1969
Mileage: 3,000
Engine: TWIN CAM 4 CYLINDER WITH WEBBER HEAD
Transmission: 5 SPEED ( only 8 sprint "5" WERE BUILT
Trim: ROADSTER
Vehicle Title: Clear
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LOTUS ELAN RESTORED TO LOTUS SPRINT 5 SPECIFICTIONS for sale

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  • LOTUS ELAN RESTORED TO LOTUS  SPRINT 5 SPECIFICTIONS
  • LOTUS ELAN RESTORED TO LOTUS  SPRINT 5 SPECIFICTIONS
  • LOTUS ELAN RESTORED TO LOTUS  SPRINT 5 SPECIFICTIONS
  • LOTUS ELAN RESTORED TO LOTUS  SPRINT 5 SPECIFICTIONS
  • LOTUS ELAN RESTORED TO LOTUS  SPRINT 5 SPECIFICTIONS
  • LOTUS ELAN RESTORED TO LOTUS  SPRINT 5 SPECIFICTIONS
  • LOTUS ELAN RESTORED TO LOTUS  SPRINT 5 SPECIFICTIONS
  • LOTUS ELAN RESTORED TO LOTUS  SPRINT 5 SPECIFICTIONS
  • LOTUS ELAN RESTORED TO LOTUS  SPRINT 5 SPECIFICTIONS
  • LOTUS ELAN RESTORED TO LOTUS  SPRINT 5 SPECIFICTIONS
  • LOTUS ELAN RESTORED TO LOTUS  SPRINT 5 SPECIFICTIONS
  • LOTUS ELAN RESTORED TO LOTUS  SPRINT 5 SPECIFICTIONS

THIS LOTUS ELAN S4 HAS BEEN FULLY RESTORED  TO SPRINT "5" SPECIFICATIONS ( ONLY 8 SPRINT 5 -SPEEDS  CARS WERE EVER BUILT FROM THE FACTORY ) USING GENUINE LOTUS PARTS / AND REBUILT GENUINE LOTUS 5 SPEED TRANSMISSION  ON A NEW  GALVANIZED  SPRINT 5 CHASSIS TO BE IDENTICAL TO THE ORIGINAL 5` SPEED  FACTORY CARS WITH RECEIPTS TO PROVE IT.  THIS CAR WAS STRIPPED TO GELCOAT AND REPAINTED IN GENUINE LOTUS COLORS OF LAGOON BLUE OVER MONACO WHITE. BUMPERS  . RIM. NUTS AND BOLTS. BADGES AND SEALS ARE CORRECT LOTUS PARTS.  CAR  HAS A NEW GALVANIZED SPRINT SPEC. CHASSIS-WITH NEW OR REBUILT STEERING  RACK. JOINTS . BUSHING . OUNTS ETC  FRONT AND REAR SUSPENSION AND BRAKES ARE NEW.
ENGINE  WAS COMPLETELY  REBUILT  TO BIG VALVE STANDARDS  USING 1. 62 INTAKE VALVES   AND 1. 38 EXHAUST  VALVES REGROUND AND POLISHED CAMS. THE  WEBBER  HEAD IS PORTED AND FLOWED  FOR THE WEBBER CARBS . BOTTOM END OF ENGINE WAS ENTIRELY  REBUILT WITH POLISHED AND BALANCED CRANK AND  ALL NEW BEARINGS  WITH A NEW WATER PUMP.
ENTIRE INTERIOR WAS NEW INCLUDING BEIGE  VINYL LEATHER TRIM. WINDSHIELD. GLASS AND CARPETS ALONG WITH A NEVER BEEN USED  BLACK   CONVERTIBLE TOP . IF YOU HAVE A VEHICLE YOU NEED TO SELL IN ORDER TO BUY/ BID ON MINE LET ME KNOW I MAY BE INTERESTED.  IF YOU LIKE A GO CART YOU WILL LOVE THIS CAR. IF YOUR TALL THIS MAY BE TOO SMALL FOR YOU SO PLEASE FIND OUT BEFORE BIDDING. I RESERVE THE RIGHT TO END BIDDING EARLY AS I MAY LIST THE CAR LOCALLY. SORRY NO PAY PAL  . CASH OR CASHIERS CK . OR WIRE TRANSFER ONLY  .  IF YOU WOULD LIKE YOU MAY CALL ME AT EIGHT ZERO FIVE ( AREA CODE)  THREE HUNDRED . NINE NINE NINE SEVEN/ BUYER TO MAKE AND PAY FOR ANY SHIPPING COST.

On Jun-27-14 at 06:59:06 PDT. seller added the following information:

IT  HAS COME TO MY ATTENTION  SOME BIDDERS MIGHT THINK THIS   ONE OF THE ONLY 8  ORIGINAL SPRINT 5 SPEED CARS PRODUCED. IT IS NOT . IT . HAS BEEN RESTORED TO SPRINT 5 SPECIFICATIONS  USING   GENUINE LOTUS  COMPONENTS .  A NEW GALVANIZED  SPRINT CHASSIS AND REBUILT ORIGINAL LOTUS 5  .

On Jun-27-14 at 07:07:12 PDT. seller added the following information:

CORRECTION . OMITTED THE  WORDS .  AND REBUILT ORIGINAL LOTUS  "5 SPEED TRANSMISSION "

On Jul-02-14 at 08:38:34 PDT. seller added the following information:

FORGOT  TO MENTION THE CAR HAS HAD A ENTIRELY NEW BRAKING SYSTEM INCLUDING CUNIFER  NICKEL-COPPER ALLOY BRAKE LINES  AS USED BY ASTON MARTIN . PORSCHE AND MOST HIGH PERFORMANCE RACING CARS AND WILL NEVER RUST.

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