1960 Lotus Elite S1

Price: US $122,000.00 Item location: Needham Heights, Massachusetts, United States
  • Condition: Used
  • Make: Lotus
  • Model: Elite S1
  • Type: Coupe
  • Trim: coupe 2-door
  • Year: 1960
  • Mileage: 10,825
  • VIN: 1047
  • Color: blue
  • Engine size: 4 cyl straight 1216cc
  • Number of cylinders: 4
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Interior color: beige
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
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Description:

1960 Lotus Elite S1

1960 Lotus Elite S1.

I am downsizing my small auto collection and offering a fully, ground-up restored Lotus Elite for sale. This particular Lotus Elite is truly a piece of history and an investment grade sport car. It was the First Elite brought to the US and Sold in Jay Chamberlain's dealership in CA. This car is one of the best Elites in existence today, both in terms of restoration quality and historically. It belonged to many celebrities over the years and was featured in many articles, books and magazines nationally.

Chassis # 1047, Engine # 7555. All original parts, runs great.

Full record of replaced parts and restoration is available. Colin's Chapman most innovative design.

4 speed manual transition,4 cyl straight 1216cc Coventry Climax aluminum engine. Assembled by the Maximar boat company and fitted with the MG (Magnette gearbox)

Only 1,030 were produced.