Lotus Elan

Elan Plus 2 from 1975

PostPost by: andyelan » Mon Feb 18, 2013 9:31 am

Hi Everyone

The Elan Plus 2 has always been a favourite car of mine and just to prove it, here's a photo of one on a Kingston on Thames dealers forecourt that I took back in 1975. I wonder if anyone knows where it is now.

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PostPost by: trw99 » Mon Feb 18, 2013 12:23 pm

Here you go Andy:

The vehicle details for NPB 743L are: Date of Liability 01 10 1986; Date of First Registration 02 01 1973

So it could be sitting in a barn somewhere, or it may have gone abroad or ...

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PostPost by: cal44 » Mon Feb 18, 2013 11:34 pm

Thanks Andy, love the shot.

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PostPost by: richardcox_lotus » Tue Feb 19, 2013 8:36 am

How it used to be ! Shame about how they mounted the number plate. I also notice its about 2/3rds the price of a Jenson Interceptor. I guess this is shortly after Fuel price hikes.

I wonder how the average price of a classic interceptor compares with a +2 today ??
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PostPost by: c42 » Sat Mar 02, 2013 10:46 am

Hi Andy

NPB 743L is sitting in my garage part way through a rebuild. The plate pictured is one of the better parts!!

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