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elan by peter egan

The Allure of the Lotus Elan
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Great review of the original Elan. Thanks for sharing it

Have loved the original since first seeing it as a kid. Watching the Avengers and Emma peel. Only realised what a wonderful car it was in the last 10 - 15 years.

Would love to add one to the garage. But I don't have enough space or spare time to keep 3 Lotuses on the road.

I also do not think there are any of the cars over here..

Maybe a retirement project for me ?
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NOT!!!!
I was appalled reading this article, not for the subject matter, but by the lack of simple proof reading. At least 3 major blunders with missing words and grammatical errors really put a damper on reading through it. Inexcusable, especially for a professional website and article.
Shoot me now!!!

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Awesome car, I had a chance to drive this one to a carshow in October 2016. Perky!
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I loved Peter Egan's articles in R&T, especially his humorous automotive ramblings.
He also inserted Lotus as one of the must own cars in my automobile continuum.
Beautiful car!
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