Lotus Elan S4

Here you will find the specification of my beloved Lotus Elan.

  • Model: Lotus Elan S4 SE
  • Year: 1969
  • Built in: United Kingdom

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Engine

  • Engine Type: 1.6l (1558 cmᶟ)
  • Configuration:in-line four
  • Aspiration:normal
  • Fuel:petrol
  • Fuel delivery: 2x 40 DCEO Weber carburetors

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Performance

  • Top speed:121mph
  • Power: 138bhp (engine tuning, standard 126bhp)
  • Max Torque: 7600rpm (engine tuning)

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Chassis

  • Suspension Front: Independent, wishbone, coil spring, anti-roll bar
  • Suspension Rear: Independent, coil spring, lower wishbone
  • Drivetrain: front-engine RWD (4-gear)
  • Steering: rack and pinion
  • Transmission: Four-speed manual
  • Breaks: Discs front and rear
  • Tires: 155 x 13 HR SP10 80-Series

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 Dimensions

  • Length: 3690mm
  • Wheelbase: 2134mm
  • Width: 1422mm
  • Height: 1156mm
  • Weight: 694 kgs

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Accomplishments at Concours de Elegances

  • September 1999 – Class Winner – HARC British Race Festival, Circuit Park Zandvoort, The Netherlands
  • May 2000 – Class Winner – HARC Historic Race Festival, Circuit Park Zandvoort, The Netherlands
  • September 2000 – Class Winner – HARC MeesPierson British Race Festival, Circuit Park Zanvoort, NL
  • May 2001 – Class 3rd Price – HARC Historic Race Festival, Circuit Park Zandvoort, The Netherlands
  • August 2001 – Class Winner – Historic Trophy Zandvoort, Circuit Park Zandvoort, The Netherlands
  • May 2003 – Class Winner – HARC British Race Festival, Circuit Park Zandvoort, The Netherlands

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Restoration

  • Purchase date: August 1997
  • Restoration completed: April 1999

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