Sympathetically Restored, 1969 Lotus Elan SE FHC For SaleThis an classic British sport car made by Lotus in 60s, as shown here is 1969 Lotus Elan SE FHC VIN: 3617936 being offered for sale at Craigslist in Phoenix, Arizona for $35900. The car was to be the subject of a 15-year restoration by its owner. Most of these cars still to have its original factory specs including its interior and engine.
The interior not left by sympathetically renovation as interesting as the exterior styling or engine all looks correct, and with retains its big factory Smiths gauges, neat factory steering wheel, black carpets and cool vinyl upholstery, and the wood-faced dash ahead of it is noted as being undamaged.
The 1,557cc twin cam inline-four is believed original, which the seller believes it has been rebuilt with few upgrades to improve the car's performance, reliability and handling. Though the actual mileage not revealed, seems to be covered since the restoration was completed.
Detail by owner
The car was sympathetically restored by its longtime owner of 15 years. The restoration was completed with the objective of creating one of the best examples of a usable Elan. While the emphasis was on improving the car's performance, reliability and handling, it was also important to retain the cars appearance and configuration. The restoration file is comprehensive. It includes volumes of receipts, factory Elan repair manual, and original Elan owner's manual. All the mechanicals have been rebuilt, including engine, transmission and rear, and replacement of Rotoflex axles to solid CV drive shafts. It also includes original jack and tools. This car is fully sorted and totally reliable, and has been taken on many tours. The car has received many awards of merit
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