Motor Engineers

Monday 18 December

GT, picture courtesy of Bentley Motors

1964 FIA Lotus Cortina

This is a car that is being prepared to race in the FIA Historic Saloon car championship, HSCC Historic Saloons and the new U2 Championship. The bodyshell has been rebuilt using the original Ford Lotus Cortina shell, it was stored for around twenty years in the South of England and the first owner the Duke of Bedford. It is a genuine 1964 'A Frame' car with the Alloy boot, bonnet and doors. The bodyshell has been restored using a correct jig and has been fitted with a Roll cage it is finished in the correct Lotus Colours. All the work has been carried out in house and has been completed to a high standard.

(Following Shortly images of the car pre-restoration and also more recent images.)

 

 

 

 

 

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