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Lot 041: Lotus Clairmonte Special Two Seater

An Auction of Fine Historic Motor Cars, Motorcycles and Automobilia, H&H Sales Limited (7 April 2004)

The first Colin Chapman Single Seater. Current condition of open sports bodywork is descibed as good, the paintwork quite good and the interior good, the 2-litre motor fitted is claimed to be complete though is not currently running, the 4 speed manual box is reportedly in good order

Lot Details
Auction An Auction of Fine Historic Motor Cars, Motorcycles and Automobilia
H&H Sales Limited, Pavilion Gardens, Buxton
TypeCar
Lot Number041
Estimate£14000-£18000
Outcome SOLD
Hammer Price£12000
Hammer Price (inc premium)-
Year1952
Condition rating3
Registration numberVMW 999
Mileage-
Chassis numberG51
Engine number1205
Engine capacity (cc)2000
Engine - cylinders
Number of doors2