1987 Lotus Turbo Esprit

Lot: 262

Sold for (£): 11,000
Offered for sale is a 2.2L 1987 Lotus Esprit Turbo manual. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores 72 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Unique, ex-Lotus ABS-braking-system, development car... 

  • 48,000 miles warranted. Wearing its original Lotus number plate
  • Just two owners, the first being Lotus Cars, second since 1990
  • Last used in 2004 by its engineer owner. In dry storage since
  • Looks to be in good order. Will require general recommissioning
  • Interesting history with photos of winter testing

Lot Details

Registration: E432 PPW RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1987 Engine size: 2.2L
Make: Lotus Odometer reading (miles): 48033
Model: Esprit Turbo MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: SCC082910JHD13012

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 72 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Unused since 2004. Would start with new belts fitted etc 


Gears: Drive-shaft:


Unused since 2004 

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


Minor: Major:

Vehicle History

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history