The Car

the elan

Car Information

Car ID: 1353
Series: S2
Variant: Roadster
Model: S2|Roadster|26
Year: 1965
Type: 26
Chassis : 4176
Color: Medici Blue
Engine : LP4658LBA
Purchase Date: 2006-06-01
Sold Date :
Comments: The car was bought in the UK in 1965 and then shipped to South Africa. It is now in the final stage of a comprehensive restoration to original specification. Knock-on wheels were a factory fitted option. The original engine number was LP2607LBA. Lotus supplied a replacement engine sub assembly as a warranty claim due to engine failure during the first year of ownership.
Owner ID: 2687
First name: Cedric
City Knysna
State: Western Cape
Country: South Africa
Member Since: 2020-6-17
Record Created: 2020-06-17 10:52:18
Record Modified: 2020-10-17 13:40:17
Factory Data - I've lost track of where this data originated and it may be incomplete, inaccurate, false, or just plain made up.
Year: 64
Month: 10
Production Batch:
Type: 26
Chassis: 4176
Suffix:
Engine: LP2607
Gearbox: 4
Color:
Build Date: 1964-10-20
Notes:

Record Update History

Operation Date Modified Year Type Chassis Series Variant Color Engine Purchase Date Sold Date Comments Image Owner City State Country
UPDATE 2020-10-17 13:40:17 1965 26 4176 S2 Roadster Medici Blue LP4658LBA 2006-06-01 0000-00-00 The car was bought in the UK in 1965 and then shipped to South Africa. It is now in the final stage of a comprehensive restoration to original specification. Knock-on wheels were a factory fitted option. The original engine number was LP2607LBA. Lotus supplied a replacement engine sub assembly as a warranty claim due to engine failure during the first year of ownership. mycar Cedric Knysna Western Cape South Africa
UPDATE 2020-06-17 12:56:59 1965 26 4176 S2 Roadster Medici Blue LP4658LBA 2006-06-01 0000-00-00 The car was bought in the UK in 1965 and then shipped to South Africa. It is now in the final stage of a comprehensive restoration to original specification. Knock-on wheels were a factory fitted option. The original engine number was LP2607LBA. Lotus supplied a replacement engine sub assembly as a warranty claim due to engine failure during the first year of ownership. mycar Cedric Knysna Western Cape South Africa
INSERT 2020-06-17 12:52:18 1965 26 4176 S2 Roadster Medici Blue LP4658LBA 2006-06-01 0000-00-00 The car was bought in the UK in 1965 and then shipped to South Africa. It is now in the final stage of a comprehensive restoration to original specification. Knock-on wheels were a factory fitted option. The original engine number was LP2607LBA. Lotus supplied a replacement engine sub assembly as a warranty claim due to engine failure during the first year of ownership. mycar Cedric Knysna Western Cape South Africa

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