Lotus Elan

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PostPost by: types26/36 » Fri Jun 15, 2007 10:37 am

F.J.
Agreed value £13000
fully comp with legal cover U.K. & European recovery
excess £100
Garaged overnight
1500 miles per year
one sp30 (speeding)
no no-claims
Only driver
Condition A1
Cost £90.75
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PostPost by: GrUmPyBoDgEr » Fri Jun 15, 2007 12:49 pm

Done Brian,

Will you collect?
No for that price, I should really deliver :lol: :lol:

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PostPost by: bcmc33 » Fri Jun 15, 2007 9:31 pm

Maybe it was just a “Victor Meldrew” moment.

I went onto the Performance Direct website to retrieve last year’s quotation – “you are not registered with us” it said despite their e-mails referring to giving me a quote last year.
I took the time to try for a new quote but was stuck by the questionnaire at the occupation stage. “Retired” still needed a job title and type of business –“NONE” was not acceptable. I tried “unemployed”, and still it asked for job title and type of business. Even “independent means” could not get me to the next stage.

Conclusion: Maybe Performance Direct is just not interested in ‘old farts’ with fixed incomes.


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PostPost by: elansprint » Mon Jun 18, 2007 6:39 pm

I have always found FJ expensive on the Sprint circa £200 car is always garaged 49 years old & no points. The zetec sounds expensive only pay £320 for a 5litre griffith same people do the elan for £103 this is A Manning at Henley. However just had a price from Hagerty at Silverstone as they do a multi car classic policy at £ 570 for 4 cars:
Griffith 500
Elansprint
Ginetta G32
Triumph Stag

All agreed value limited mileage

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PostPost by: mark030358 » Tue Jun 19, 2007 8:15 am

When I wrote off my Turbo engined Europa S2 I had a 5 figure guaranteed value policy with AON, part of Royal and SUn Alliance. I was paid out the full amount in a week, they paid for all damage to motorway barriers etc. Absolutley first class. A little more expensive but good. My Sprint is now insured for +20K pounds guaranteed, unlimited milage (but if I do 800 I'm doing well), and costs 275 year. Full peace of mind.

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