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Lotus 22

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Description:

one  of 77  LOTUS 22's Formula Junior

  • First owned by Jim Russells race school
  • extensive history in Italy
  • Fia Historical Passport runs to 2027
  • On the Button and Ready to compete
  • Engine by Klemens Heimann: gearbox by
  • Tony Hall,
  • only for sale due to health issues

One of Colin Chapmans famous designs: This Lotus 22 started life  with Jim Russells Racing school

at Snetterton  Chassis no 8 out of 10 supplied and still has its original Arch Motors Chassis (AM 84)22-J-52 was subsequently sold on to Ken Booth from Fullwood  nr. Preston  in 1972 who recommissioned it and sold it to Italy in March 1985.Bought by well know Lotus collector Alessandra  Ripamonti from Bergamo Milan and driven by Achile Minoia from 1986  through to 2007 in the Italian National Championship Scuderia  Madunina

and  Coppa CSAI  the forunner series to the Lurani Trophy .

 

Raced by a total of 86 events by Minoia at Monza/Vallelunga/Varano/Nurburgring among others Reimported by myself into GB in 2012 . I undertook a complete restoration including engine and gearbox rebuilds a complete and extensive restoration of everything on the chassis.

 

New parts fitted include  Rose joints,Oil tank,Petrol tank,Radiator, some minor chassis repairs.

powder coated Chassis and completed a sympathetic rebuild over the next 12 months 

including painting body and Nickle plating all suspension components 

The car comes with a comphrensive selection of spares including wishbones gears axle stands 

quick lift  jack and nearly new tyres...

comes with a Brian James box trailer with electric winch: everything you need to go racing. . . 

 

This is a Genuine car built to a high standard ready to give a new owner a reliable seasons  racing ..on the button and ready to go  and is only for sale due to health reasons 

 

 

 

                       




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Details:

Seller: pfroude
Joined August 2006
  peter froude
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Country: United Kingdom
City: Sussex
Phone: 01903 873525
07887 596707
Currency: GBP
Condition Rebuilt
Trade or Private: Private
Price: £65,750
Added: 15/01/2022
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