The UK Sports Cars Showroom
Lotus Elan S3 FHC, 1966. 5 Speed. Very special Elan
Lotus Elan S3 FHC, 1966. 5 Speed. Very special Elan having been worked on by the famous Elan specialists Tony Thompson Racing (TTR), making this a quick road and track car. Galvanised Lotus chassis fitted in 2011. GTS front wishbones and front anti-roll bar. TTR adjustable front shocks. Koni adjustable rear inserts. Lotus Elan Plus Two alloy wheels with Yokohama A539 tyres (Feb.2021). 1700cc twin-cam with TTR induction kit and exhaust manifold system. Recent electronic ignition, coil, leads and battery. Oil cooler. Aluminium radiator and electric fan. Aluminium fuel tank, recent electric fuel pump and regulator. Ford Type 9, 5 speed gearbox and reverse warning light. Alloy bell housing. Alloy diff casing. TTR solid driveshaft conversion with UJs. Complete rewire and new Paul Matty dashboard in July 2021. External battery cut-off switch. Full front and rear Safety Devices roll cage with sill bars. Plumbed in fire extinguisher. Re-trimmed interior and boot. TTR 26R steering wheel. Inertia-reel seat belts. Amazing history file with all the receipts for the work. A fantastic Elan to drive which far exceeds the original specification for a quick road-going example and extremely accomplished track car.