Lotus Elan

1966 Lotus Elan S3 Pre airflow coupe *SOLD*

PostPost by: gjz30075 » Fri Aug 11, 2023 9:37 am

FS: Recent mechanical refurbishment on my 66 Elan Coupe 36/5727.
Rebuilt standard bore engine with new Weber 151s
Semi close gearbox rebuilt
New bushes in front and rear Arms
New adjustable front shocks
Rebuilt Koni's in rear
New trunnions
New Lotocones
New hub bearings
CV axles, 3.77 diff ratio with new pinion seal
New dash pad
Refinished dash
Intruments refurbished by Moma Mfg.
New seat covers
New console and pad
GM window motor conversion
All chrome is pretty nice condition. Door handles were NOS.
All electrical items work, car is converted to negaive earth and has Hitachi alternator
Starts fine with no smoke, runs and drives fine
taillight bezels rechromed
Clean title in my name
Certificate of Provenance from Lotus
Originally BRG in color but painted white in the late 1970s
Original chassis with no rust

Issues:
Needs nuts welded to frame for gearbox mount
Needs door seals, but new ones are included with the sale.
Could use a nose section due to poor repairs in the past, but not necessary
Could use carpets

Link to more pictures:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/155555905 ... 0310355979

$29,500

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PostPost by: zog » Fri Aug 11, 2023 10:17 am

Don't let the stated imperfections deter you.
Greg is fastidious.
I've ridden in this car. It is a well sorted, fun and reliable Coupe.
A real driver's car.
Go have a blast at a great price!
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PostPost by: gjz30075 » Tue Aug 22, 2023 9:57 am

Now sold.....
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