Lotus 340R - 190bhp // UK Car // 1 Private Owner last 21 Years // 15k Warranted Miles // Collectors Grade // DEPOSIT TAKEN


Lotus 340R


Driving the 340R on the road is the next best thing to being out in a road-legal single seat racing car...

Registered new to Lotus Cars, Potash Lane, Hethel, Norwich on 6th April 2000 and supplied to its only private owner by Lotus authorised dealer Paul Smith Sports Cars Limited, Station Road, Derby, Derbyshire on 21st June 2002.

This 340R has been kept as part of a private car collection and never been on sale before. The car has been stored continually in a Carcoon and not been used since 2012. A full recommission and C service has just been completed including timing belt, new battery etc at a cost of £1639 by noted Lotus specialists Unit 4, Burton on Trent, Staffordshire.

The history file contains the Lotus document wallet, Lotus drivers handbook, maintenance record, dealer directory, many past MOT certificates including the first dated 12th May 2003 documenting 5431 miles, old tax discs and many invoices and recipts for servicing and maintenance back to new. 

This is a very rare and unique opportunity to own a piece of Lotus's motoring history. A production run of only 340 cars with 171 cars delivered to the UK, 11 to the US and the rest going to Europe and Japan. This is one of the 171 UK cars.

This 340R is of course HPi clear with certificate included. 

Finance, part exchange and warranty can be arranged please ask for details.

Free Delivery… Price includes free delivery using our own covered transport within 200 miles of ST17 0XJ

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Evo Magazine Quote October 1999...

Naked Desire – Lotus has stripped away everything that doesn’t add to the thrill of driving to build possibly the wildest road car ever, the outrageous 340R – Prepare to be seduced.

We will consider any part exchange with funds either way no matter what it is.  We have buyers in all fields of expertise so we would consider modern cars, campervans, motorhomes, motorcycles, luxury watches and of course any classic so just give us a call or drop us an email.

We can deliver any vehicle throughout the UK and Europe using our own covered transport or using one of our vehicle logistic partners, please ask for details.

For your convenience - Our local Railway Station is Stafford we will gladly collect and return customers who wish to view any of our vehicles, we can arrange Airport collections too - please ask for details.

Low Rate Finance can be arranged, please ask for details.

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