Lotus For Sale Was Appropriately Named
The car: 1968 Lotus Elan Plus 2
Price: £21,999 (or near offer)
Location: London, England, UK
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It takes a significant amount of élan–energy and enthusiasm–to refresh a classic automobile. Apparently, this 1968 Lotus has inspired a great deal of it.
This 49,000-mile Plus 2 specimen was recommissioned after being stored for a lengthy stretch of time. In 2006, it was repainted in its factory shade of yellow. It now has a refurbished vinyl cover for its sunroof, as well as a “new … roof lining just fitted with material similar to original.” The “brakes, callipers, discs, steering rack, and bushes [have been] replaced.”
Under the hood, this four-seater has a rebuilt engine (connected to a reconstructed transmission), a refurbished head and clean Weber carburetors. The radiator and clutch are new pieces of hardware. However, some components, such as the interior, chrome, and chassis have survived since ’68.
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Petrolicious makes no claim as to the accuracy of the information contained in the car’s original listing, nor will it be held responsible for any errors in said information. If you’re interested in this car, do your homework and research it extensively before you buy.