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Old 9th April 2014, 01:14   #1
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Default Lotus Elan Coupé in Mumbai

An extremely rare Lotus Elan 2+2 Coupé was seen in Mumbai.
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Old 9th April 2014, 07:29   #2
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Looks in pretty good condition too.

This is one of my all time favorite classics! They embody everything a Lotus stands for. Although prices have been rising for these beauties in Europe they are still considered affordable. Depends a bit which model/year/condition but you could probably find yourself an Elan from upward of 18-20.000UKP. Lot of money in India.

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What a rarity to spot one of these. I have a close family friend in London who owned an Elan +2 about a decade ago, completely restored it and finished it in Rosso Corsa. It would turn more heads than a modern day supercar and the smell of gasoline, wood and leather inside the cabin, combined with the tight interior space and mounting heat, was pure automotive nirvana.
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Looks like this is the Napean Sea road Mumbai car, belonging to an avid collector, rarely seen her on the road. Used to be green or lemonish yellow, if i remember. Great condition as well.
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This beauty along with a host of other classics can be seen at Mid Town Motors in Bombay Central. They are all owned by the owner of the garage. They do a fantastic job of restoring Classic's.
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