This is absolutely THE best place for owners and admirers of the Lotus brand.
Your choice of an HC could make your search harder as there were few of them made, in comparison to an already small number of 80's Lotus.
I think many people believe that to be the pinnacle of earlier cars. It certainly had several updates from its forerunners.
Parts can be hard to come by, but search enough and rare bits can still be found. Most consumable items are still readily available.
Have a dig around on the forums, there's loads of useful info and when you're ready to