Lotus Elan

Lotus Elan Sprint Wheels

PostPost by: umby » Thu Dec 25, 2003 4:32 pm

I am buying a lotus elan sprint year 1971 sold to US and returnd to Italy in 1989. The wheels ar black. is it normal?

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PostPost by: gjz30075 » Fri Dec 26, 2003 12:21 am

Black wheels are normal for a Sprint. Should also have chrome trim rings.

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PostPost by: trw99 » Wed Dec 31, 2003 11:42 am

I believe that only black and silver were options on the Sprint. Some people painted them gold, too.

My personal choice is black with the chrome rimbellishers.

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