1957 Lotus Eleven

Series 2 Le Mans

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1957
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Competition car 
    Yes
  • FIA Papers 
    Yes
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Restored
  • Number of doors 
    2
  • Number of seats 
    2
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Green
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

William I'Anson Ltd are pleased to offer for sale the superb 1957 Lotus Eleven Series 2 Le Mans.

Built in 1957 as an early Series 2 and with factory Le Mans specification along with magnesium wobbly web wheels, Coventry Climax FWA engine and A30 close ratio gearbox.

Raced from early 1958 with first owner Jack Slater with a couple of victories. Further raced by most of the subsequent owners through to the present.

In the current family ownership for 45 years and still wearing the original registration BSW 775. 313 retains its original chassis and is accompanied by the FWA engine while being fitted with a more competitive 1500cc FWB and ZF gearbox.

Eligible for the Mille Miglia, along with a wide variety of historic racing series both in England and in Europe.

For more information on the excellent Lotus Eleven Series 2 Le Mans, please enquire or visit our website here: https://williamianson.com/car/1957-lotus-eleven-s2-le-mans-for-sale/