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Watching it now . Ed China didn’t fit in my S4s at the nec either. 😆. They had to take the passenger seat out so they could go round the Lotus Track with Ed China in the car 

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Apparently, the rule of thumb according to Ed China, is that if you need to do more than 2 things to the engine, it has to come out!!!!! Normally if he has to change the wiper blades then the engine has to come out 😂😂😂🤔

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We did get him in eventually but I think butter was involved to a large extent :lol:

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I wonder why it never made it to the intended recipient!? It was meant for the purchasers son-in-law in Gibralter wasn't it?

Wondered if it was either due to some import tax - but that wouldn't make sense under the free movement of good regulations current at the time - or the purchasers daughter and son-in-law fell out? All a bit weird.......

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@Barrykearley - someone once mentioned to me that it was transported to Gibraltar and then sat on the dock, in the sun, for ages.

I don't know if that's true - nor do I understand, if it is, why hat happened.

I also don't understand why it was then apparently brought back to the UK.

It's had a vey intriguing, if somewhat harsh, life.

Its sad that such a great car hasn't been cherished more - and I hope that whoever owns it now has, or is intending to, restore it to its former glories.

Even compared to the Evija I think the Esprit can hold its own in terms of looks. 

 

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That’s the episode I’m in for about .5 of a second. Mike Brewer on line reviewing Autotrader adds at the start - pic of me and my 1st Esprit - scrolls past and not even so much as a phone call lol. 

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