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1970 Lotus Elan S4 SE


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1970 Lotus Elan S4 SE
Registration number YYK 785H
Chassis number 45/9231
White with a black interior
Purchased by the owner from Paul Matty Sports Cars in 2016
Chosen by the Starter Motor’s young ambassadors as best in show at the 50th Anniversary of the National Motor Museum at Beaulieu 2022
The car was originally bought by its owner for its originality and mild patina
The car is a genuine UK supplied type 45 drop head coupe, and retains its original Stromberg carburettor set up, as was correct for the 1970 S4
The dashboard is totally original, and still retains the radio blanking panel
The car was exported to Germany in around 1994, and spent some time in a private museum collection
It returned to the UK in in 2016, where its original registration number was reinstated
The mileage is currently 74,336 and is believed by the owner to be correct
Only for sale as the owner is now looking to change his classic car