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Air intakes on the rear quarter lights 👍

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On 30/05/2021 at 20:31, LOTUSMAN33 said:

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Just posted on FB, Mark Thatchers Essex 100

Whose page was that posted in Dave?

Tenuous Essex link here but was sad to read of the passing of Mansour Ojjeh - for those that don't know Ojjeh was the chap who bailed Thieme out of Jail though would love to know more about their connection.

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Hi Neil

It was post on The Lotus Esprit group and originated from Jocelyn Hurtubise who posted in another group.

This was the text with it;

A Lotus Spirit apartment at Mark Thatcher (Who sold guns to shady countries) son of former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in the early 80. s. Photo taken by my father.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/208104559927658/permalink/1005118806892892/

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Dave 

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Thanks for the link to that photo. If anyone else has any photos of Essex 100, I am interested in getting copies... I'm the current owner.

Cheers

Mike   

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Think we've had the cover before - 

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.......but possibly not the tickets -  Mark Surer was moving to Ensign at the time..........

 

 

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Tea Thieme?

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But remember one thing: don't lose your head to a woman that'll spend your bread: Lotus Turbo Esprit (89-11); Lotus Esprit GT3 (12-14): Lotus Evora S (14-17); Lotus Esprit V8 SE "UK Last 15" (18-...)

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Does anyone actually know where Thieme took the name Essex from? He's definitely not from Romford.....................

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Given how it all ended, perhaps he was a super-fan of the man who originally sang 'Oh, what a circus'. 

Justin 

 

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Last heard of in Monaco, I believe

7 hours ago, Bazza 907 said:

A bit more home made

 

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Take ya pic, Barrie (Type 88 not included). I have one for you 😉

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But remember one thing: don't lose your head to a woman that'll spend your bread: Lotus Turbo Esprit (89-11); Lotus Esprit GT3 (12-14): Lotus Evora S (14-17); Lotus Esprit V8 SE "UK Last 15" (18-...)

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Jack last heard of in Paris. He ran Essex Petroleum out of his Monaco apartment (see earlier pics on this thread) until it all went pear-shaped.

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OK not strictly Lotus/Essex but interesting to see the Panasonic Cockpit unit that went in to the Aston Martin Bulldog - 

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