Lotus Elan

saving weight the expensive way: SPARTO

PostPost by: el-saturn » Mon Aug 17, 2015 7:31 pm

..................as you know: these lil suckers can set u back by up to a quarter grand lb-sterling! sandy, back on the road again (1 month no drivin') - i finally saved the 2x 20gr????? btw i lost 5 kilos myself
elan repeater.jpg and
Coveted Fifth Gear
Coveted Fifth Gear
Posts: 1449
Joined: 27 Jun 2012
Location: switzerland

PostPost by: gherlt » Tue Aug 18, 2015 7:25 am

Maybe you even optimized your drag coefficient cw about 0,5% !
btw closing the window would reduce 20% ...
1964 S1 (engine ready, awainting body paint)
1967 S3 DHC (trying to recreate Alex Black's window cable clamp bolt)
1969 S4 FHC (engine worn ... )

Brian Bucklands 2nd edition available ! Look here: https://theelanman.com
Fourth Gear
Fourth Gear
Posts: 614
Joined: 20 Jul 2006
Location: Weiden (DE) & Tarragona (ES)

Total Online:

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 5 guests