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    rajesprit
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    Esprit S1
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    Spain

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  1. @ johnpwalsh Thanks for that link. Very Useful.
  2. After rainy Easter, things are looking brighter! . My Esprit still needs lots of small details to be completed, but im still enjoying the process after almost 7 years!
  3. I also bought a pair of aluminium tanks but from SJ, that was 3 years ago, everything fine for the moment.
  4. This past month i have been clocking as many kms as possible to the S1, inculding 100kms down south to the Costa Dorada and back. Also around the city to check for signs of overheating. my experience has been generally good but one day, on my way home i experienced a shocking "scratching" steering column, and literally got stuck when turning to the right. I had to force it to go through. I stopped the car checked everything i could but found nothing, so i carefully drove home. At home i got myself under the car and discovered some loose screws in the steering column that were loosing out
  5. Update : Finally my S1 is almost 90% restored, i just couldnt wait any longer to have it fully finished so i made it take a break for the summer. I went 100 kilometres north of Barcelona to fetch it from my trusty Lotus Fan mechanic and bought it down to my house for the summer months, i have had it for July and now august and i will take it back to him in September so he can finish it off.
  6. I am glad Barça sold Neymar for 222m , he is not worth that (We will probably build a new stadium with that cash), in the other hand a Lotus Esprit S1 in mostly original condition should be worth around 100K€, if we put in context the amount of J(rest of the world) cars that were made, between 60-80K€ would be a reasonable price for a good one.
  7. Congratulations for the 30 years! Had mine for 4 years now but have hardly used it a few months, been restoring it for the rest of the time.
  8. What a fantastic Esprit that is! How is the project going?
  9. Hello Paul, im the guy you sold the esprit steering wheel, thanks again! Just wanted to ask if you could kindly send me a copy of the owners manual. thanks in advance.
  10. Looks fantastic! Excellent colour combination Blue with Magnolia interior. Has also motivated me after 3 years restoring my S1 ?
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  12. Nice. That Esprit and the Turbo Esprit games for C64 and Amiga were my first contact with the LOTUS brand. I didnt stop untill i got my Lotus Esprit.
  13. Hahaha, but isnt the balance of the car affected if there no wheel in the front frunk?
  14. Hi, in my Esprit S1 i only have the 4 wolfrace wheels, i dont have the spare wheel which goes in the front trunk. So my question, apart from an original spare is there anything else that can substitute that? Even if its one of those "buiscuit" type spare wheels.
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