1984 Lotus Esprit S3

Lot: 215

Sold for (£): 16,940
Offered for sale is a 2.2 L 1984 Lotus Esprit S3 manual that has been with the current owner for the last 2 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 107 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

The S3 was the final evolution of Giugiaro's, era-defining design...


  • Inspired GRP body with a galvanised steel backbone chassis
  • Powered by the same engine as the S2.2 but with a substantially revised chassis from the Turbo
  • 2174cc, 16-valve, DOHC, four-cylinder. with twin Dellortos. 160bhp. Five-speed manual
  • This is a very pretty example in a great colour. 45,000 miles


Lot Details

Registration: B429 MLL RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1984 Engine size: 2.2 L
Make: Lotus Odometer reading (miles): 45000
Model: Esprit S3 MOT expiry: 2018-05-05
Warranted: No Chassis number: SCC085912EHD11860

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 107 / 135


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Paint: Chrome:


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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