1956 Lotus Eleven

Series 1 Sports Racing Car

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1956
  • Car type 
    Other
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Other

Description

To be OFFERED AT AUCTION at RM’s Monterey event, August 17-18, 2012. To view this car and others currently consigned to this auction, please visit the RM website at rmauctions.com/Monterey .

Chassis No.
189

Estimate:
$175,000 - $225,000 US

100 bhp, 1,462 cc DOHC four-cylinder engine, two 2-inch SU carburetors, four-speed manual gearbox, independent front suspension with swing axles and coil-spring dampers, De Dion rear axle with wheels located by parallel trailing arms, and four-wheel hydraulic disc brakes. Wheelbase: 85