How the Seven came to be?
Did Lotus accomplish this feat years before they officially stated that it couldn’t be done, or is there a reasonable explanation why it didn’t actually happen at this time?
Needing some new dampers and springs for my Series 3 Seven, I checked on-line for options and this is what I found.
Specifications And Assembly Advice.
Suitable for Repair on your Lotus
Colin Chapman B.Sc. Chairman
F.R. Bushel A.C.A. Managing Director -- The Board of Directors -- Lotus in Export Markets -- Lotus factories
Press photo courtesy of John Robinson
The story as told by John Robinson
History and Restoration
August 2017: The 7X on Public Show!
As gleaned from Barry Foley and John Robinson.
As told by Barry Flegg and Dave Walden and currently under restoration by Richard McArthur
Something to learn from?
Where in the world to find Lotus Seven Parts!
An interview with the Founder's Son
August 2017, with credit to Cars and Car Conversions magazine (UK)