Development started on the Lotus Turbo Esprit in late 1977 and featured the new 2174cc, 910 engine (based on a redesigned 907 engine) with a dry sump (initially) and a Garrett AiResearch Turbocharger, producing 210bhp. There were larger brakes, revised rear suspension and additions to the bodywork, including front spoiler and rear integrated spoiler and sills. The car was released in February 1980 at a party in the Royal Albert Hall and sported Essex Turbo livery. In 1981 the car was sold as the Turbo Esprit and sold very well indeed. The Giorgetto Giugiaro designed car was one of the fastest accelerating cars in its day with this one owned, from new, by the vendor and presents in strong Calypso Red with half-gold leather upholstery and air-conditioning. The majority of servicing and repairs have been carried out by Lotus Cars Ltd at Hethel with the exception of the odd oil/filter changes. After a number of related issues over a number of years concerning water in the oil, the engine and clutch were finally replaced free of charge by Lotus in 1991. The following year it benefitted from a complete repaint by ICI. In June 1994, after Bugatti purchased Lotus, a couple of power units w
• Year: 2015
Stratton Motor Company is proud to offer this exceptional Esprit V8 GT with some great upgrades. The car comes with the choice of glass or solid roof panels, has been fitted with the rear styling panel of the last Esprit's, a Larini stainless steel centre exit exhaust system and has a Pace 3-core alloy radiator fitted. The interior has been fully re-trimmed in a very high quality. Fitted factory options of air conditioning, alarm and upgraded stereo. Service history 06.2000 - 1215 miles, Haydon 11.2001 - 4844 miles, Haydon 02.2003 - 6657 miles, Haydon 02.2004 - 7230 miles, Sportomotive Lotus 02.2005 - 8004 miles, Sportomotive Lotus 11.2007 - 10737 miles, Stratstone Lotus 08.2010 - 14500 miles, Bounds & Kelly. 10.2012 - 18173 miles, Lakeside Engineering. 06.2015 - 20102 miles, Lakeside Engineering. The most recent service was the large one, with all fluids and cambelts being replaced and a new MOT will be supplied with the car upon sale. All part exchanges welcome. Finance available on request - T&C apply For further details please contact James Phone - 01508 530491 or 07983 716487
• Year: 2000
• Mileage: 20200 mi
Lotus Esprit S2 JPS No.40 of 100 U.K. Limited Edition, 1979. Just 51,000 miles from new and in great original condition with original badging and a Letter from the Lotus Archivist with a Certificate of Provenance to confirm that this is the 40th of the JPS Limited Edition and was built in January, 1979. A truly splendid example with the original black leather interior and gold cloth-inserts. Masses of service history from new and original Workshop Manual. Very rare to have such a low mileage original condition JPS S2 Esprit come onto the market. The car is currently in Italy and will be thoroughly valeted, steam-cleaned and detailed (pictures taken prior to preparation) before collection/delivery(Worldwide). It will have it’s “C” Service where all of the belts will be changed and a fresh MOT.
• Year: 1979
• Mileage: 51000 mi
Lotus Esprit S3 1986 finished in gleaming calypso red with baige half leather upholstery. Only 46,000 miles from new. This beautiful cherished Esprit has been maintained regardless of cost and drives like a new car! It is the nicest example we have seen for many years.
• Year: 1986
Originally from Texas USA. The car has 57,076 original miles, has been adequately maintained over the years, but not restored. For more information and photo's please visit http://www.bramclassauto.com/classic-car/1979-lotus-esprit-series-2/
• Year: 1979
• Mileage: 57100 mi
http://www.specialistcars.net/newspecialistcars/carpages/117.html *** PICS TAKEN ON ARRIVAL PRIOR VALETING AND RETAIL PREPARATION *** LOTUS ESPRIT 3.5 V8 TWIN TURBO COUPE 1997, P reg, Cherished private reg E18 PRT, now removed and car back on original age related plate, 3 Doors, Coupe, Petrol, Azure blue metallic, Full light sand sport leather, pipped, full factory polished deep burr walnut pack A great specification including, Original correct factory alloys, Full electrics pack, etc HIGH SPECIFICATION!!, Direct from a local stately home`s car collection Detailed/comprehensive service/maintenance history including :- Original factory book pack, Original factory service book, Huge bill/invoice portfolio spanning several years, Previous MOT certificates VOSA MOT history, etc, For sale on behalf of long standing customer, car can be viewed here, then bought directly from them. MUST BE SEEN!!(detailed pictures at http://www.specialistcars.net ) priced to sell,RARE opportunity,BE ULTRA QUICK THIS CAR WILL NOT BE AROUND FOR VERY LONG!!VIEW THIS CAR WITH MULTI-PHOTOS ON OUR WEBSITE - http://www.specialistcars.net - PART EXCHANGE - MONEY EITHER WAY - FULL DEALER FACILITIES - VERY LOW RATE/FAST DELIVERY UK/IRL/WORLDWIDE - SPECIALIST CARS - THE RIGHT CHOICE - ESTABLISHED CIRCA 15 yrs++ Price - £28,791
• Year: 1997
• Engine size: 3.5
Lotus Esprit V8 Twin Turbo, 1996. Superb example in stunning Azure Blue metallic with dark blue leather interior. Factory glass sunroof and air-conditioning. 43,000 miles with a full engine rebuild around 8,000 miles ago by South West Lotus Centre. Last private owner for 10 years. Masses of history and the car has been regularly serviced over the last few years by Chris Foulds Motors, Club Lotus award winners. All MOT certificates to chart the mileage progression. The original split rim OZ Alloys have been fully stripped and rebuilt by our top alloy wheel specialist and look “as new” and we fitted two new Pirelli rear tyres at the same time in June, 2015. The car will be fully serviced and MOT’s before collection or delivery. We deliver Worldwide. A fully sorted example and good value at
• Year: 1996
• Mileage: 43000 mi
Stunning! 1998 Lotus Esprit V8 SE in Calypso Red, with under 4000 recorded MILES since new! 3506cc Lotus Twin Turbo V8 Engine delivering 350 BHP Finished in Calypso Red Paint Cream Leather Interior with Red piping Air Conditioning Electric Windows Alpine 6 Speaker Stereo For Further information please call 01508 530491
• Year: 1998
• Mileage: 1998 mi
Lotus Esprit Turbo Limited Edition No. 004 of 025, 1987. Just two owners from new! Stunning in original factory colours of Cherry Red over Calypso Red and original gold leather and suede interior with gold carpets. Glorious condition throughout and 47k miles only. Supplied new my Mann Egerton & Co. Ltd. in London to a gentleman in Hertfordshire in May 1987 and then registered with a Midland’s petroleum company in late 1988. Factory fitted air-conditioning and removable “targa” glass sunroof. Full main dealer service history. Comes with its original Clarion Stereo system. Complete standard throughout and comes with Certificate of Provenance from Lotus Cars Ltd. An absolutely stunning example. Fully MOT’d and serviced.
• Year: 1987
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