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Lotus Cortina MK2 - trade in is possible



This mint and unique Lotus Cortina Mk2, is being offered for sale, as part of a larger collection of historic cars. 

The car is ready to race.

Engine (Lotus Twin Cam 1600cc):

5 hours race after complete renovation and rebuild.

Steel crankshaft, race bearings, crankshaft, lightweight clutch all balanced as one part.

Steel connecting rods (weighted) forged pistons (akralite), engine block height adjusted (optimized compression). Dry sump, tank mounted in rear of car for weight balance optimization.    

Cylinder head ported, maximum size steel valves and brass valve guides. Armor valve seats for unleaded fuel use. Two double carburetors adjusted and optimized. Race exhaust manifold.

Engine is race ready and fine-tuned in mint condition. 184.2 HP (169nm torque).



Only been driving 5 hours singe newly rebuild.

5 gear H-shift Quafie straight cut gears. 1-gear long. 1-gear: 29/15, 2-gear 23/9, 3-gear 21/21, 4-gear 19/23 and 5-gear direct. Short / close shift. New race clutch.


Rear differential:

Quafie rear-lock differential with 45% diff plates.



Fully welded. All FIA approved and valid racing parts, such as seat, H-belt, fire extinguisher, roll-cage. Super-light rims with Kumho tires.



Standard homologated brakes front and rear with is3000 compound race brake pads front and rear.


The car is one of a kind, in mint condition and built by a true Cortina MK2 enthusiast. Never had any rust or damage.

The complete chassis is fully welded and set up as a Lotus Cortina MK2 works chassis.

HTP filled in, ready for final approval by FIA.


Recently spent for renovation approx. Euro (€) 38,400.


Price Euro (€) 29,800


  Soren Christensen
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Country: Denmark
City: Esbjerg V
Phone: +45 53842530
Currency: EUR
Trade or Private: Private
Price: €29,800
Added: 02/06/2019
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