Lotus - Esprit Saint Tropez - 1978

Description
Lotus - Esprit Saint Tropez - 1978
Located in: France - with French registration - 78000 km - 2 - Very good condition: minimal signs of wear

Lotus Esprit Saint Tropez from 1978, in very good condition.

The vehicle being offered is an Esprit S2 convertible (type 79) from 1978 in its pearly white livery and the first to be transformed by the coachbuilder PBB (Paul Baron Bailey) in 1982.

Seven vehicles were transformed by PBB Design on the S2, S3 and Turbo Esprit versions. This vehicle is the only one in France on which only the bodywork has been modified.

The 16-valve 2000cc Lotus type 907 engine develops 160 HP and is in very good condition. All parts are original. Maximum speed: 200 km/h.

The options are electric windows, original Maserati SM transmission and stainless steel exhaust. The seller purchased this vehicle in wrecked condition from an antique dealer near Strasbourg in 2011.

The seller himself undertook the total and meticulous restoration, which was followed by the registration of the vehicle in France. Classic cars registration.

This vehicle is located near Mulhouse in France.

Lot details
Brand
Lotus
Model Type
Esprit Saint Tropez
Year
1978
Located in
France
Body style
Cabriolet / convertible
Mileage reading
78000 km
Registration papers
with French registration
Transmission
Manual
Fuel
Petrol
Colour
White
Horse Power
10
Cubic capacity
2000
Matching numbers
Yes
Matching colours
Yes
Service book/history
No
Valid MOT
Yes
Date until valid MOT
February 19, 2019
Chassis number
78060428G
Condition (Paint & Body)
2 - Very Good: minor chips or scratches, minor conventional body and paintwork
Condition (Interior)
1 - Excellent: no missing, broken, or damaged parts that require replacement
Condition (Frame & underbody)
1 - Excellent: frame/structure is in a perfect condition, no signs of rust or damages
Condition (Mechanical)
1 - Excellent: mechanically sound, no work to be done, no leaks, no service needed
Condition (Overall)
2 - Very good condition: minimal signs of wear
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