1971 LOTUS ELAN SPRINT DHC
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Oakmere are proud to offer this very special 1971 Lotus Elan Sprint DHC for sale.
This 1 owner, matching numbers genuine Sprint is fresh from a full nut and bolt concourse quality restoration Steve Jeavons an Elan expert of 38 years and represents what is possibly the finest example currently available for sale.
Every aspect of this car is simply stunning and must be seen to be fully appreciated.
Refinished in its original colours of L12 Lagoon Blue And Aspen White to a concourse standard by the team at Oakmere Lotus.
The chassis is a genuine Lotus galvanised item which was media blasted and powder coated.
All brake and suspension and steering components were replaced or reconditioned as required.
The matching numbers engine rebuild included new unleaded valve seat inserts, valves and guides, water pump, timing chain, clutch cover, pressure plate and release bearing.
The following items were also replaced during the restoration:
Original ‘Chapman’ Steering Wheel Retrimmed
5 X Continental tyres
Alloy Fuel Tank
Stainless Steel Exhaust
The car is a matching numbers original drophead Sprint and comes complete with a history file dating back to the 1970’s along with a full photographic record of the restoration.
Elan Sprints of this caliber are very hard to find and represent a sound investment.
Please call us on 01606 41481 if you require any further information on this beautiful classic Lotus.