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LOTUS XI SPORT/CLUB/LE MANS

2-seater sports.

Marginally 'street', but quite driveable to the circuit. De Dion rear on Climax-powered 'Le Mans'; live axle and coils on cheaper Climax-engined ëClubí and Ford sidevalve 'Sport'. Wishbone ifs for 1957. Weather protection nil.

Technical Specifications

Engine:
1172cc/1098cc (S4 SV/S4 OC) 
Configuration:
Front engine, rear-wheel drive 
Production dates:
1956 to 1960  
Number produced:
426 plus est 40 'non-official' cars/chassis). 2-seater sports