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"New" as in 1960 opened and now falling apart through rust so a "new new" is due to be opened soon.  Should already have been open, but heh, did you know we have bad weather in Scotland.  Apparently the contractors and SNP didn't at the planning stage........

A LEGS man and proud to declare it! Lotus Enthusiasts Group Scotland

Autocar's Best UK Drivers Car 2009. Car's Performance Car of the Year 2009; Evo's Car of the Year 2009. Top Gear Sports Car of the Year 2009

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My new acquisition. Can't believe I've finally got one! 

Are we talking about Racing Green Lotus'?  Here's the most recent one of it being clean, at Caffeine & Machine. 8,300 miles in five months means it's rarely clean! 

Some impressiones from the Nürburgring 26-27.07.20 (driver corse XL Nordschleife) in the third photo you can see the vehicles of my training group there were a total of 20 groups.  

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Not sure if you'd heard Al but apparently new steel is not as durable as old. So whilst the new road bridge ( the third of the Forth) is almost finished it will not be open for another 10 years as they now need to paint all the new steel red with a special paint, like the Forth bridge which actually was the first.  But the good news is that planning on the fourth bridge has started as they don't think the 3rd bridge will last. So the Forth bridge will eventually be renamed the Fourth bridge and will have outlasted the other 3 combined by over 150 years!

Gotta love the public sector....

Alcohol. Sex. Tobacco. Drugs. Chocolate.  Meh! NOTHING in this world is as addictive as an Evora +0. It's not for babies!    

The first guy to ride a bull for fun, was a true hero. The second man to follow him was truly nuts!   

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@Phil S1 I have the same in mine and agree it really lifts the interior. Works particularly well with the grey exterior. Also, barge boards. Love them! Pics like this make me glad I fitted them to mine recently. Beautiful car chap. 

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That's very nice @Phil S1 but you should consider getting the centre console retrimmed! I upgraded my black interior in my 2010 NA to an enhanced Sports Premium using venom red and alcantara. Allon White did an excellent job ;)

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Alcohol. Sex. Tobacco. Drugs. Chocolate.  Meh! NOTHING in this world is as addictive as an Evora +0. It's not for babies!    

The first guy to ride a bull for fun, was a true hero. The second man to follow him was truly nuts!   

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That looks really nice Andy, like that a lot.

Now all you need is a couple more seats :P

A Lotus is for driving, pork is for breakfast.

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8 minutes ago, Colin P said:

That looks really nice Andy, like that a lot.

Now all you need is a couple more seats :P

The Sahara will ice over first :P

I do fancy my interior in a MSG Evora. I think the red and green just looks yum.

Though I do like very much the grey and red above.

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Alcohol. Sex. Tobacco. Drugs. Chocolate.  Meh! NOTHING in this world is as addictive as an Evora +0. It's not for babies!    

The first guy to ride a bull for fun, was a true hero. The second man to follow him was truly nuts!   

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Yup. Super job. Top car that. Very very nice @Big Ed :thumbup:

Alcohol. Sex. Tobacco. Drugs. Chocolate.  Meh! NOTHING in this world is as addictive as an Evora +0. It's not for babies!    

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Lol. 2 gents on this forum with impeccable taste. Who would have thought it? ;)

 

 

 

 

 

Bloody shame about the extra weight in those rear seats though.... lol.

 

Alcohol. Sex. Tobacco. Drugs. Chocolate.  Meh! NOTHING in this world is as addictive as an Evora +0. It's not for babies!    

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I'll take them out and weigh them, my guess about 2kg if that. :hrhr:

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Bloody glad he didn't @Big Ed as he would not let a fat b'stard like me in his cars.

That's the reason I have +0. The extra weight of the seats and three passengers - jeez, my car would bog down with weight ;)

 

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Alcohol. Sex. Tobacco. Drugs. Chocolate.  Meh! NOTHING in this world is as addictive as an Evora +0. It's not for babies!    

The first guy to ride a bull for fun, was a true hero. The second man to follow him was truly nuts!   

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9 hours ago, C8RKH said:

The Sahara will ice over first :P

I do fancy my interior in a MSG Evora. I think the red and green just looks yum.

Though I do like very much the grey and red above.

MSG with red would've been my absolute favourite combination but I'm not sure one was ever spec'd like that in Sports Racers?

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That's a shame. I know there were a couple of MSG with Paprika S!'s, but as you say, have not seen an SR in MSG and Venom.  Hmmm.....  As I've showed above though it can be done :)

 

Alcohol. Sex. Tobacco. Drugs. Chocolate.  Meh! NOTHING in this world is as addictive as an Evora +0. It's not for babies!    

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1 hour ago, C8RKH said:

That's a shame. I know there were a couple of MSG with Paprika S!'s, but as you say, have not seen an SR in MSG and Venom.  Hmmm.....  As I've showed above though it can be done :)

 

Yes, cracking work Allon White have done there with your interior retrim, especially the centre console.

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Yeah, it was so good Lotus copied it for the 400!   hahahaha.......

Alcohol. Sex. Tobacco. Drugs. Chocolate.  Meh! NOTHING in this world is as addictive as an Evora +0. It's not for babies!    

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Lotus made a grand total of 5 Sports Racers in Motorsport Green for the UK! I've seen one other in addition to mine that also had the black interior. Maybe one of the other 3 went with Venom Red!

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4 hours ago, AndyH said:

Lotus made a grand total of 5 Sports Racers in Motorsport Green for the UK! I've seen one other in addition to mine that also had the black interior. Maybe one of the other 3 went with Venom Red!

Sounds like that combo could be very much like the proverbial unicorn then, it took me virtually a year to find this one, I couldn't have held out any longer........ waits for an ad to appear in the classifieds...For Sale - MSG unicorn with venom red leather saddle! :)

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Hahaha, we shouldn't laugh @Phil S1 as it will probably happen!

Alcohol. Sex. Tobacco. Drugs. Chocolate.  Meh! NOTHING in this world is as addictive as an Evora +0. It's not for babies!    

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On ‎04‎/‎02‎/‎2017 at 15:15, Al. said:

Welcome back home Colin, Nice colour combo.  Always better in the flesh than on photos for some reason.  Remember to pop over to the LEGS section (Jockenese) in the Regional part and say hello.  May see you out at one of our meets?  Do you wish added to our PM list so you hear about everything on in Scotland?

Cheers,

 I might be around for a few meets, add me to the PM lists, thanks.

 

 

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@AbeFroman Welcome back into the fold. I will add you to the Group PM list. Unfortunately since the last Forum software upgrade I am unable to send group PM's at the moment but will add you to the list anyway.

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