Lot 177

Open Roads, October 2021

1983 Lotus Esprit Turbo


$33,000 USD | Sold

United States | Stuart, Florida



Chassis No.
US Title
  • Well-preserved turbo version of Lotus’ iconic eighties supercar
  • Manufactured 6 June 1983
  • Styling by renowned Italian designer Giorgetto Giurgiaro
  • Finished in red over black leather
  • Impressively potent yet tractable turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine paired with a five-speed manual transmission
  • Supremely nimble handling due to lightweight chassis
  • Equipped with power windows, power door locks, air conditioning, and Blaupunkt AM/FM radio with cassette player
  • Rides on factory 15-inch basket-weave alloy wheels
  • A fantastic and prized piece of eighties automotive history, showing slight patina and offering a compelling driving experience even today