Lotus Elan

New purchase 1970 S4

PostPost by: Elanman68 » Thu May 24, 2018 9:02 pm

MarkDa wrote:I'd say they represent very good value considering what people have been achieving for sometimes very tatty wheels.

I'm thinking about adding a stitch on leather cover to mine as the original rim is so thin compared to modern car wheels.


Probably why driving gloves were popular 'in the day' :wink:
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PostPost by: daleb » Sun May 27, 2018 10:10 pm

Well, I picked up the S4 this morning with a fab trouble free 50+ mile drive home in beautiful weather.it's been 20 years since the last and 40 since the first, why did I wait so long? I was soon back in the saddle and loved every minute...this car has only covered 5000 miles in the last 12 years...That's going to change for the better now :D
I've spent all afternoon cleaning/polishing fluid checks etc. and finished the day with another run out....perfect!!

Hope to meet up with some of you guys this year

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PostPost by: SENC » Mon May 28, 2018 2:41 am

Congratulations Dale!
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PostPost by: JonB » Mon May 28, 2018 8:35 am

Yeah, what a car!
1973 Elan Plus 2S 130/5 - UK - Chassis 50/1115L
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