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by SRBrown
Sun Oct 11, 2020 22:01
Forum: General
Topic: Photos for Oliver anyone?
Replies: 25
Views: 1987

Re: Photos for Oliver anyone?

Great job Richard, thanks for arranging and actioning this. Simon
by SRBrown
Tue Sep 08, 2020 12:08
Forum: General
Topic: Mathewsons.
Replies: 5
Views: 688

Re: Mathewsons.

Check out the video. There is quite a contrast between the condition of the interior and exterior.
by SRBrown
Wed Sep 02, 2020 18:54
Forum: General
Topic: Lotus Cars website #MYLOTUS
Replies: 3
Views: 387

Re: Lotus Cars website #MYLOTUS

by SRBrown
Tue Sep 01, 2020 18:52
Forum: General
Topic: Lotus Cars website #MYLOTUS
Replies: 3
Views: 387

Lotus Cars website #MYLOTUS

There is a glaring lack of Elites/Eclats/Excels on the Lotus Cars website on the #MYLOTUS page. Does anyone have some pretty high-definition photos of their cars with some short text that they might like to post? It would be great for our cars to muscle in on the more regular fayre and get the profi...
by SRBrown
Thu Jul 16, 2020 10:33
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 1992 Excel SE in online auction
Replies: 17
Views: 2156

1992 Excel SE in online auction

Restored run out Excel SE coming up for auction at https://themarket.co.uk/listings/lotus/ ... us=preview

Top of guide 80% above the lower end! Hopefully the £5000 low guide is just a hook
by SRBrown
Tue Jan 07, 2020 23:29
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Bicester Sunday Scramble
Replies: 5
Views: 575

Re: Bicester Sunday Scramble

Apologies, I only saw this thread today, Tuesday. Carl, great to meet you briefly, your car looked fantastic and stole the show amongst the Esprits; and TrevorK, the Champagne Excel is mine. Sorry to miss you - hopefully next time. Simon
by SRBrown
Sat Apr 27, 2019 08:24
Forum: Spotted/New Owners
Topic: London Lisboa Lotus Excel
Replies: 0
Views: 534

London Lisboa Lotus Excel

A brilliant day (26th April) at Brooklands got off to the perfect surprise start, as luckily the 2019 London Lisboa HERO rally was getting underway: 2000 miles in 10 days. Amongst the spectacle of 50 varied pre-1986 cars, ranging from a 1920s Bentley to an 80s Golf GTI was a lovely red C-Reg Excel, ...
by SRBrown
Tue Feb 12, 2019 23:48
Forum: Spotted/New Owners
Topic: New owner, Cambridge
Replies: 8
Views: 639

Re: New owner, Cambridge

Thanks for the welcome all and for the low fuel reminder. The fuel gauge is reading a 1/4 tank but I have a feeling your hunch is correct and a refuel will sort it. Looking forward to getting stuck in to the forum.
by SRBrown
Tue Feb 12, 2019 22:22
Forum: Spotted/New Owners
Topic: New owner, Cambridge
Replies: 8
Views: 639

New owner, Cambridge

Hi all, I have acquired a lovely 1988 Excel SE in Champagne Gold - I thought is was a rare colour but judging by comments in some other threads it seems it is not as rare as I thought! The car is not perfect but is in good shape, well looked after by the last two owners, smooth and precise, no squea...