Wheeler Dealers: S7 E10 – Lotus Elan S3


Budget: £5,000
Purchase Price: £8,500
Final Cost: £11,685
Selling Price: £16,700
Profit/Loss: +£5,015

Work Completed: Exhaust renewed in stainless steel, ball joints renewed, custom CV joint assemblies fitted, wheels refurbished and red/white respray done.

Notes: Restored car tested at Gurston Down Motorsport Hillclimb. Mike beat Edd 46 seconds to 49 seconds. When Mike purchased it, the owner had the engine bored up to 1.7 litres, putting out 150 bhp.

Rating: 7.0/10. From 1 vote.
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