Michael West (415) 517-2622 1540 Pine St San Francisco California 94109 1969 Lotus Elan Vehicle Information VIN: 459835 Stock: 171009C Mileage:
While working with a factory historian on the vehicle we have found that the VIN on this particular S4 is three vehicles beyond what the factory thought was the final VIN before Lotus switched to the newer VIN system that began with the Elan Sprint in 1970. The intricate restoration was meticulously documented with hundreds of photos and every receipt was saved. All service records and receipts are present dating back to the 70’s.
The interior was completely replaced using OEM Lotus material to recover the existing OEM seats. The Fiddlewood dashboard was customer fitted, and show the addition of a modern sound system and a Mota-Lita steering wheel. Additional safety additions include 4 point harnesses, side impact beams, a painted steel rollcage, emergency power cut-off, and fire extinguisher.
As our in-house Classic Lotus technical expert said when he first laid eyes on her, “This is the nicest Elan I’ve ever seen…