1966 Lotus Elan SE
The essential 1960s British sports car, the tiny Lotus Elan, remains a benchmark for handling. With its pop-up headlights, curved windshield, and roll-up windows, it was a symbol of Swinging London, immortalized in The Avengers television series.
Details on the restoration, up-grades and maintenance:
Body/paint: accident and damage free, totally restoration, paint has been wet sanded and buffed to a beautiful high gloss
Frame and suspension: restored, adjustable shocks
Drivetrain: professionally rebuilt engine (modified to “Sprint” specs, 125 HP, polished hi lift cams), new Webers. Professionally rebuilt transmission. New clutch. Restored/rebuilt rear end. New universal joint conversion to axel shafts, replacing the rubber donuts (a really wonderful up-grade, from Australia).
Cooling system: rebuilt radiator with additional electric fan
Electrical system: new wiring harness, rebuilt gauges, electric ign., new side window motors
Glass: excellent condition
Brightwork/chrome: excellent condition
Head lights: the pop up head lights work perfectly.
Wheels and tires: newer Panasport wheels freshly painted, new radial tires (3-17)