Lotus Elan

Elan purchase

PostPost by: Frampty » Sun Jul 16, 2023 11:46 am

Afternoon all
Have put a deposit on an Elan S3 Pre airflow FHC 1966. Have always wanted an Elan now in my retirement will have plenty to do. I was an Aerospace design engineer for 43 years now time to take it easy no rush.
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PostPost by: trw99 » Sun Jul 16, 2023 11:50 am

Welcome and I dare say you can't wait to get your hands on your new Elan. Congratulations!

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PostPost by: JonB » Sun Jul 16, 2023 3:28 pm

Is it for restoration or on the road?
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PostPost by: Frampty » Sun Jul 16, 2023 3:43 pm

Its for the road with renovation as and when i feel like updating.
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PostPost by: cliveyboy » Mon Jul 17, 2023 6:24 am

Welcome
Great to hear you have bought a car you always wanted. You will not be disappointed.
Enjoy
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PostPost by: The Veg » Fri Jul 21, 2023 2:01 am

Welcome Frampty! Post some pics of the car when you can!
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