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1987 Red Lotus Esprit

Canterbury, United Kingdom


Lotus Esprit Turbo HC, 1987.   28,000 miles from new.  Uncle/nephew owned for 30 years.

Lotus Esprit Turbo HC, 1987.   28,000 miles from new.  Uncle/nephew owned for 30 years.   Calypso Red with gold leather interior with velour inserts and totally original.  Air-conditioning and factory glass β€œtarga” sunroof.  Amazing condition throughout with masses of history and old MOT certificates to prove the low mileage.  Incredible car to drive with that unmistakeable low-mileage feel with the original Esprit aroma of leather within the cockpit.  Ultra-smooth engine and gearbox and fantastic brakes.  Turbo-boost pressure absolutely correct and delivers plenty of smooth power throughout the rev-range. New springs and dampers. New brake discs.  Supplied by Mann Egerton, London W1 to London City buyer, then one private owner until the last owner bought the Esprit in 1990.  Serviced by Bell & Colvill, Christow Carriage Co. both Lotus Main Agents and Five times by Lotus Cars Ltd. and two by Fibreglass Services, the long established Lotus experts/Main Lotus Dealer service agents and in August 2020 by Lotus Specialists Lakeside Engineering.  Original Owner’s Handbook with the service stamps.  One of the lowest mileage HC Turbos in existence and in such incredible original condition.  The Holy Grail of the Giugiaro Esprit Turbos.


  • TypeManual


  • TypePetrol


  • Doors2
  • ColourRed
  • Body typeCoupe

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