Lotus Elan

Ron Hickman's Elan

PostPost by: paddy » Thu Nov 29, 2012 5:15 pm

Anyone know anything about this:

http://www.classiccarsforsale.co.uk/new ... auctioned/


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PostPost by: pharriso » Thu Nov 29, 2012 8:11 pm

Seems to be riding very high at the front...

I wonder what will happen to his Blue/White Sprint?
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PostPost by: cal44 » Thu Nov 29, 2012 11:17 pm

What is that in Merican' money? Yes, high in front. Could only be springs....right? OR.......are the 13" wheels.......they to tall..............

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PostPost by: gjz30075 » Thu Nov 29, 2012 11:44 pm

About $32,000 US today.

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PostPost by: 1964 S1 » Fri Nov 30, 2012 5:02 am

My guess is Dorset Racing Associates have something to do with its current ride height, front and rear.
Will it be a real eye opener on selling price? parce que provenance? . . . or maybe Elans are Still under the radar value?
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PostPost by: GrUmPyBoDgEr » Fri Nov 30, 2012 9:04 am

Oh and how many possible purchasers will know who Ron Hickman was?
Not too many Lotus purchasers even know who Colin Chapman was! :shock:
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