Lotus Newcastle are open for business and have Lotus cars in stock ready for you to buy! Based on the Silverlink Specialist Cars dealership in Ellison Road in Dunston the site already has a good stock of used Lotus available including used Evora’s, Elise’s, Exige’s, a Europa and a 1 owner 1991 M100 Elan SE with just 43k on the clock in its 21 years!
Business owner Paul Stephenson is excited about the brand and its future with spaces available in the order book for the new 3.5l Exige V6 along with slots for new Elise S supercharged/chargecooled cars and of course the MY12 Evora & Evora S. Paul himself has owned a brace of M100 Elans, his first being a 1995 car purchased new in the rare Medina Green. His team at Lotus Newcastle includes Iain Norton, General Manager with Carl Leightly and Chris Thompson in sales and they can be contacted on 0191 460 7204. Service and aftersales parts orders are just ramping up and full facilities will be available from January next year.
The ‘official’ opening will be on Saturday the 1st Sept and Lotus enthusiasts and owners from the area are welcome and encouraged to head on over to meet the team on this open day. Please email [email protected] if you’re planning on heading over so the team can send you details for timings/parking/facilities etc. The dealership website is www.lotusnewcastle.co.uk which is due to be facelifted very soon.
TLF would like to welcome the company to the Lotus brand from us enthusiasts and look forward to seeing you flourish under the Lotus banner.
Edit – Lotus F1 legend Martin Donnelly will be appearing at Lotus Newcastle on Friday evening to discuss his time with Lotus and in F1. He’ll also be there on Saturday to take guests out, now that is an experience you don’t want to miss!