Saturday, April 30, 2016

Auction Watch: 1963 Lotus Super Seven Series 2

Take a look at this 1963 Lotus Super Seven Series 2 here on eBay bidding for $14,100 with auction ending Wednesday at 12PM Pacific.

From eBay listing:

Item specifics

Condition: Used
Seller Notes: this vehicle was owned by a private donor and a majority of the proceeds will be going to the Ottawa humane society. the car was on the road in 2013 but has been in storage since.overall it is what you would expect from a 1963 lotus.we attempted to start it but fuel only comes to the bowls and not down through the needle.we did have car running briefly and it runs fine via spraying gas directly into carbs.please look at all the pictures and ask any questions you have.shipping is the sole responsibility of the winning bidder,we are a fully licensed dealer and will provide all necessary legal documents required on our end. we have sold this car once on a gentlemans agreement but as it turns out they were simply wasting my time.Please don't bid on this vehicle if you are not 100% serious.chassis number is sb1202 car requires restoration and is valued as such.
Year: 1963 VIN (Vehicle Identification Number): sb1202
Mileage: 75,000 Sub Model: series 2
Make: Lotus Exterior Color: Red

Super Seven

Interior Color: Tan
Engine: twin cam Body Type: Convertible
Drive Type: RWD Warranty: Vehicle does NOT have an existing warranty
Vehicle Title: Clear

  Hello and thanks for viewing our item, today we have up for grabs a 63 lotus super seven series 2. this car has been donated to a company to generate funds for the donor to donate money to the Ottawa humane society.
I will now try to provide all the information I know about this vehicle.engine rebuilt by the late Baily Desjardins in was on the road approximately 2 years ago. car comes with a fully clear Ontario ownership that is in pass fit condition.right hand drive,lotus twin cam engine,dual Weber dcoe40-18's,dry sump with tank oil cooler,chromed headers,originally prepared by Ecurie of Canada,fully adjustable chromed front suspension,minilite wheels,original lotus formula car steering wheel,raced in the late sixties and early seventies by Bob Roy  of Montreal ,national class champion., This is the information I was provided when I picked the car up. As for my personal assessment I have had people who are familiar with lotus and they have confirmed its the real deal. I must apologize to the previous people who have given me solid offers on this car,The person who had agreed to buy it w\as a total fake and waste of time.I am selling this car as is where is with no implied guarantee or warranty so please bid accordingly. there are no doors and no top for the car,what you see is what you get.viewing is available between the hours of 8 am and 5 pm Monday to Friday. ask any questions you would like

1 comment:

  1. Chrome plated front suspension?
    Don't the series 2 cars still have the anti roll bar substituting for half of the upper A arm? I would be concerned about hydrogen embrittlement causing a anti roll bar failure and subsequent full lock steering in a random direction.


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