1962 Lotus Elite

Series 2

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1962
  • Car type 
    Other
  • Lot number 
    r0043
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Red

Description

To Be OFFERED AT AUCTION WITHOUT RESERVE at RM Sothebys' The Elkhart Collection event, 23 - 24 October 2020.

  • The important origin of the Lotus street car
  • Desirable Series 2 model with ZF close-ratio gearbox
  • Coventry Climax FWE engine with twin Weber carburetors
  • Cosmetically restored; engine rebuilt for former owner by Tony Mantle
  • A fine example to be driven and enjoyed

To view this car and others currently consigned to this auction, please visit the RM website at rmsothebys.com/en/auctions/el20.