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c.1956 Lotus Eleven Series 1
No Reserve

Sold for £28,125

(including buyers premium)

Lot details

Registration No: Un-Reg
Chassis No: Unknown
MOT: None

Motor car location: Cheshire

  • Lotus Eleven Series 1 chassis frame, scuttle and two drive shafts purchased by the late Terry Harrison from G. Crossley (Geoffrey Crossley?) on 8th June 1971. Front chassis section missing (presumed crash damaged)
  • Coventry Climax FWE 1.2 litre engine as typically fitted to the Lotus Type 14 Elite and numbered as FWE400-41-9370
  • MOWOG four-speed gearbox with ribbed casing
  • Rear differential labelled as '5.3:1 ex-Tony Ells' (though, from the spacing it could read Tony Ellis who campaigned a Lotus Eleven Le Mans in 1956 and 1957)
  • Aluminium nose section with red paint visible under the Maroon top coat
  • Red painted sponsons and white with red stripes liveried centre section thought to be ex-J.D. Walsh

PLEASE NOTE: The floor and sponsons have been ziptied to the chassis frame for display purposes

For more information, please contact:
Damian Jones
07855 493737


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