Gearbox: Hewland Mark 4. All original components, renewed where necessary.
Engine: Lotus Ford twin cam, all steel with new Omega pistons. Freshly restored to highest standard of reliability and performance. In range 185 hp. Carbs are twin 45 dcoe
Wheels: Lotus wobbly –web
Brakes: Girling calipers and discs.
Suspension: front, double wishbone with coil over shocks. Rear, top link with reversed lower wishbone.
Current owner purchased car in Europe in 1980 from Mr David Jemmet. Car had been raced and mildly crashed in the UK in the late 60s. Car has been in storage since being returned to US in 1983.
In 2012 a complete restoration was started, which has resulted in the car being in superb “as new” condition. All parts are original and are in “as-new” condition.
Location: Sacramento, California, United States
See listing: Lotus 23B Race car (from November 1, 2020)