free hit
counters
TLF Indoor/Outdoor Covers for Evora... - Page 7 - Evora Chat - The Lotus Forums Jump to content


TLF Indoor/Outdoor Covers for Evora...


Recommended Posts


Upgrade today to remove Google ads and support TLF.
  • Replies 170
  • Created
  • Last Reply

Top Posters In This Topic

Top Posters In This Topic

Popular Posts

Scarlett is tonight all tucked up in her nice new Onesie.  Thanks @Bibs I'm really chuffed with it.

Received my cover which is excellent quality and fit. Well worth the money; especially with the TLF discount included. Thanks @Bibs  

Now ordered a car cover also

Posted Images

they must have had a mad run on these.......

I've just had a text to say they've left mine with my neighbour.........

:thumbsup:

brilliant as always..... thanks @Bibs 

  • Like 1

The Faster You Drive...The Slower You Age

(Albert Einstein  14 March 1879 - 18 April 1955)

 

Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 6 months later...

I'm in the States but after looking at the choices the official TLF exterior cover looked like the best option for our new 2020 Evora GT. It just arrived today and I immediately installed it on the vehicle. It fits very snugly - actually takes a minute or two to get it sorted - but that's what you want because loose fabric can scuff paint if the wind kicks up.

We went with the blue color, which yields a nicely understated appearance. We also chose the "safety pack" option which puts reflective tape on the corners. One can't be too careful.

The cover is large enough that once properly positioned it's just a few centimeters from the ground all the way around. It's worth a bit of extra care to make sure it doesn't touch during installation.

Highly recommended, even for folks in the US! {grin} A big thank you to Bibs for shepherding our overseas order through the process!

  • Like 1
Link to post
Share on other sites

They take about 4 weeks on average but are a little slower at the moment due to workplace social distancing so the factory is at less staff than usual. It won't be too long though, I'd hope within a week :)

88 Esprit NA, 89 Esprit Turbo SE, Evora, Evora S, Evora IPS, Evora S IPS, Evora S IPS SR, Evora 400, Elise S1, Elise S1 111s, Evora GT410 Sport

Evora NA

For forum issues, please contact the Moderators. I will aim to respond to emails/PM's Mon-Fri 9-6 GMT. 

Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 1 month later...

almost forgot to post some photos of my car-cover, really pleased with it!

(it did take almost 6 weeks to arrive in NL but well worth the wait)

 

IMG_7845.jpeg

IMG_7846.jpeg

Edited by Peters4
photos didn't show
Link to post
Share on other sites

The factory got your order within 5 mins of your purchase mate, thanks for the repeat business :thumbup:

88 Esprit NA, 89 Esprit Turbo SE, Evora, Evora S, Evora IPS, Evora S IPS, Evora S IPS SR, Evora 400, Elise S1, Elise S1 111s, Evora GT410 Sport

Evora NA

For forum issues, please contact the Moderators. I will aim to respond to emails/PM's Mon-Fri 9-6 GMT. 

Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 4 weeks later...

With the outdoors covers any issues with rubbing/ damaged paintwork with the wind at all? Is it soft enough inside not to cause damage? I have heard horror stories about paint damage but that is maybe with cheaper quality ones? 

cheers Paul  

Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 2 weeks later...

Hi Paul

No issues with rubbing on my S1 Evora ,I replied to this question on FBook the other day actually !

I've had mine a couple of years now .

I always wash & dry the car first then use the bottom 2 straps ( click fit ) Tighten the perimeter strap ,then the following 2 days just nip it up slightly as to get the best fit ,finally padlock it .

In windy weather the cover only pats the car so to speak never seen it slide/rub .

It has a slightly fleecy inside feel to it I'll try to reply with a picture as mine will be covered in the next 2 weeks .

Hope you find the information helpful.

Best regards Paul

 

  • Like 1
Link to post
Share on other sites

88 Esprit NA, 89 Esprit Turbo SE, Evora, Evora S, Evora IPS, Evora S IPS, Evora S IPS SR, Evora 400, Elise S1, Elise S1 111s, Evora GT410 Sport

Evora NA

For forum issues, please contact the Moderators. I will aim to respond to emails/PM's Mon-Fri 9-6 GMT. 

Link to post
Share on other sites

Thanks Paul - I'll get that off to the factory this morning :)

  • Like 1

88 Esprit NA, 89 Esprit Turbo SE, Evora, Evora S, Evora IPS, Evora S IPS, Evora S IPS SR, Evora 400, Elise S1, Elise S1 111s, Evora GT410 Sport

Evora NA

For forum issues, please contact the Moderators. I will aim to respond to emails/PM's Mon-Fri 9-6 GMT. 

Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 1 month later...

I’ve got one of the indoor covers with the soft fleece lining on my Evora and very pleased I am too but err, does anybody know if you can safely  machine wash them?
I needed to sand down a Welsh dresser and as the weather is so cold, decided to do it in the garage. My orbital sander has a collection filter on it which I had assumed was reasonably efficient in collecting all the dust produced. 
Don’t think I need go on do I? 🤦😖😁
 

Link to post
Share on other sites
9 hours ago, Spinney said:

I’ve got one of the indoor covers with the soft fleece lining on my Evora and very pleased I am too but err, does anybody know if you can safely  machine wash them?

They are made by Specialised Covers, aren’t they?

If so, THIS IS FOR THE OUTDOOR COVERS:

CLEANING GUIDANCE
We advise, for best results and for the long term benefit of the product, that you use a damp cloth in warm water. See label on the cover for instructions. Allow to dry naturally.
DO NOT CLEAN IN ANY WASHING MACHINE OR DRY CLEAN.

https://www.specialisedcovers.com/media/wysiwyg/support/pdf/0000_sc_a5_fittingcareguides_indoorcarcovers_web.pdf

Edited by Bravo73
  • Thanks 1
Link to post
Share on other sites

Thanks for the link. It actually says at the bottom:-

“WASHING GUIDANCE
Wash and dry car cover on low heat settings. See label front of cover for full instructions.”

So it looks as though I could shove it in the washer but on a low heat. Think I need to get my in house laundry operative on to the case. I’d probably only do it wrongly and flood the laundry room!😉

Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.




×
×
  • Create New...