1976 Lotus Elite 501

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1976 Lotus Elite 501

Post by erikscimitardemon » Sat Jul 16, 2016 10:06 am

Hi all,

Something very nice found its way to my garage: A 1976 Lotus Elite 501 with some very nice mods.
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- Original sold in the UK
- RHD
- On Dutch registration, former UK reg is known
- Conversion to Rover SD1 3500cc V8
- Automatic gearbox
- Hydragas suspension
- all conversion work was done in a skilled way
- new coat of bright orange paint
- runs very nice with a decent V8 grunt
- all mods documented
- lots of history, almost all previous owners known.
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- this is how Colin Chapman intended the Elite 75 to be


Asking price is 8500 Euro


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Re: 1976 Lotus Elite 501

Post by erikscimitardemon » Mon Aug 08, 2016 9:07 am

Under current exchange rates I will take 7250.- pounds as an equivalent for E 8500,- Euro price is leading.
Without drastic rate changes the day rate is leading where the buyer has advantage!
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Re: 1976 Lotus Elite 501

Post by Dave 6726 » Mon Aug 08, 2016 9:13 am

Oh...........................drool!



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