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LOTUS ESPRIT TBO

General information

Make LOTUS
Model ESPRIT TBO
Colour Red
Year of manufacture 1988
Top speed 152 mph
Gearbox 5 speed Manual

Engine & fuel consumption

Power 210 BHP
Torque 135 Nm at 4.500 rpm
Engine capacity 2.174 cc
Cylinders 4
Fuel type Petrol

Internet history

Advert 2
Date 2021-10-26
Pictures 13
Listing price View report
source: autotrader.co.uk
Advert 1
Date 2021-12-21
Pictures 13
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source: autotrader.co.uk

MOT history

MOT expiry date 2022-09-03
MOT pass rate
62 %
MOT passed 13
Failed MOT tests 8
Total advice items 23
Total items failed 31
MOT #21 2021-08-16 11:59
MOT test number 894568602404
Result Passed
Next expiry date 2022-09-03
Advice
Play in steering rack inner joint(s)
Minor
Offside Steering rack gaiter damaged or deteriorated, but preventing the ingress of dirt (2.1.3 (g) (i))
MOT #20 2021-08-16 11:59
MOT test number 880519343531
Result Failed
Pass with rectification
Nearside Registration plate lamp does not illuminate simultaneously with the position lamps (4.7.2 (a))
Pass with rectification
Offside Registration plate lamp does not illuminate simultaneously with the position lamps (4.7.2 (a))
Advice
Play in steering rack inner joint(s)
Minor
Offside Steering rack gaiter damaged or deteriorated, but preventing the ingress of dirt (2.1.3 (g) (i))
MOT #19 2020-08-20 12:21
MOT test number 172225435894
Result Passed
MOT #18 2019-09-04 10:10
MOT test number 783094507171
Result Passed
MOT #17 2018-08-09 12:09
MOT test number 767120321779
Result Passed
MOT #16 2017-08-16 11:25
MOT test number 549288096902
Result Passed
MOT #15 2017-08-04 10:07
MOT test number 732408391384
Result Failed
Fail
Exhaust emissions carbon monoxide content excessive (7.3.B.1a)
Fail
Nearside Rear rear parking brake recording little or no effort (3.7.B.6a)
Fail
Offside Rear rear parking brake recording little or no effort (3.7.B.6a)
Fail
Parking brake: efficiency below requirements (3.7.B.7)
MOT #14 2016-06-25 11:43
MOT test number 505901130910
Result Passed
MOT #13 2016-06-17 15:13
MOT test number 405704084765
Result Failed
Fail
Service brake: efficiency below requirements (3.7.D.4)
Fail
Parking brake: efficiency below requirements (3.7.D.4)
Fail
Exhaust emissions carbon monoxide content excessive (7.3.B.1a)
Fail
Offside Side repeater not working (1.4.A.2c)
MOT #12 2015-04-11 13:15
MOT test number 257761605409
Result Passed
MOT #11 2014-04-11 16:28
MOT test number 316441304190
Result Passed
Advice
Offside Rear coil spring corroded (2.4.C.1b)
Advice
Nearside Rear coil spring corroded (2.4.C.1b)
Advice
Nearside Front Steering rack gaiter deteriorated (2.2.D.2d)
Advice
Offside Front Steering rack gaiter deteriorated (2.2.D.2d)
Advice
Exhaust has a minor leak of exhaust gases (7.1.2)
MOT #10 2014-03-31 13:58
MOT test number 476120094070
Result Failed
Fail
Parking brake: efficiency below requirements (3.7.B.7)
Fail
Nearside rear parking brake recording little or no effort (3.7.B.6a)
Advice
Offside Rear coil spring corroded (2.4.C.1b)
Advice
Nearside Rear coil spring corroded (2.4.C.1b)
Advice
Nearside Front Steering rack gaiter deteriorated (2.2.D.2d)
Advice
Offside Front Steering rack gaiter deteriorated (2.2.D.2d)
Advice
Exhaust has a minor leak of exhaust gases (7.1.2)
Notice
Offside rear parking brake effort low.
MOT #9 2013-10-12 12:01
MOT test number 486725283216
Result Failed
Fail
Windscreen has a sticker or other obstruction encroaching into the swept area by more than 40mm outside zone 'A' (8.3.1e)
Fail
Nearside Rear Parking brake recording little or no effort (3.7.D.3a)
Fail
Offside Front Headlamp aim beam image obviously incorrect (1.8.A.1b)
Fail
Offside Front Headlamp aim too high (1.8)
Fail
Nearside Front Direction indicator not working (1.4.A.2c)
Fail
Parking brake: efficiency below requirements (3.7.D.4)
Notice
Reverse lights not working
Notice
O/s steering rack gaiter perishingq
Notice
Front coil springs rusty
MOT #8 2012-09-26 16:18
MOT test number 758200272294
Result Passed
Advice
Nearside Rear Tyre worn close to the legal limit (4.1.E.1)
MOT #7 2010-06-07 15:24
MOT test number 291088050135
Result Passed
Advice
Brakes imbalanced requirements only just met. It would appear that the braking system requires adjustment or repair. (3.7.B.5b)
MOT #6 2010-05-25 11:15
MOT test number 450335940155
Result Failed
Fail
Nearside Registration plate lamp not working (1.1.5c)
Fail
Nearside rear brake binding (3.7.B.1)
Fail
Nearside rear parking brake recording little or no effort (3.7.B.6a)
Fail
Parking brake: efficiency below requirements (3.7.B.7)
MOT #5 2009-06-02 09:19
MOT test number 872623659161
Result Passed
Advice
Brakes imbalanced requirements only just met. It would appear that the braking system requires adjustment or repair. (3.7.B.5b)
MOT #4 2008-06-06 10:07
MOT test number 211238158410
Result Passed
MOT #3 2008-06-04 10:47
MOT test number 763676258190
Result Failed
Fail
Nearside Headlamp aim too low (1.8)
Fail
Nearside Side repeater not working (1.4.A.2c)
Fail
Parking brake lever ratchet mechanism is excessively worn (3.1.5)
MOT #2 2007-06-13 12:23
MOT test number 570364567122
Result Passed
Notice
N/S rear brake slightly binding
MOT #1 2007-05-22 13:24
MOT test number 183182547111
Result Failed
Fail
Nearside Side repeater not working (1.4.A.2c)
Fail
Nearside Rear Lower Tie bar/rod severely distorted (2.4.G.1)
Fail
Nearside Rear Mechanical brake component has restricted free movement (3.5.1k)
Fail
Nearside Front An item not tested (Manual)
Fail
Exhaust emissions hydrocarbon content excessive (7.3.B.1b)
Fail
Parking brake: efficiency below requirements (3.7.B.7)
Notice
Brake servo hose staring to collapse at engine

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Mileage check

Odometer In kilometers
Mileage registrations 24
First registration 1988-08-01
Last registration 2021-08-16
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Registration #1 1988-08-01 24 mi
Registration #2 2007-05-22 60.710 mi
Registration #3 2007-06-13 60.766 mi
Registration #4 2008-06-04 62.062 mi
Registration #5 2008-06-06 62.096 mi
Registration #6 2009-06-02 62.478 mi
Registration #7 2010-05-25 62.928 mi
Registration #8 2010-06-07 62.928 mi
Registration #9 2012-09-26 64.447 mi
Registration #10 2013-10-12 66.174 mi
Registration #11 2014-03-31 66.230 mi
Registration #12 2014-04-11 66.230 mi
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Additional information

Engine code CP910880324722

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