Gabriel Conesa's 1977
Gabriel Conesa, Barcelona, Spain owns a 1977 S1 in Yellow, with a Light Tan - Brown interior.
S1 Year: 1977 Colour: Yellow Interior: Light Tan - Brown Driving Style: Fast Miles per year: 0 – 1,000 Owned Since: 2008 Purchase from: Private Serviced at: SJ sportscars, Lotus Bits... Other Cars: 1963 Jaguar E-type, 1952 Jaguar XK 120 Previous Lotus': I wish I could Why an Esprit: The wedgest car in the world. I own many cars, but I must admit I enjoy the Esprit best. It was (and still is) my childhood dream car.
The S1 is the purest of the breed. Even though is not fast, is fun to drive, the sound and the looks says it all.
Upgrades: New SU petrol pump, and a big petrol filter. New Euro front bumper. Problems: Thanks to the previos owner, cars runs superb, only added new
No leaks, no overheating.
This dream has become true thanks to LotusEspritWorld and Tony Krncevic, a US Esprit fan, who got me in touch with the seller, a well knowledged Esprit owner. S1 LHD Esprits in good shape are getting hard to find. Thanks to LEW I could contact many Esprit owners and fans.