Driving a 1961 Type 14 Lotus Elite


Look at it, isn't it perfect? Fifty-seven-years old, four owners, and as original as you could ever want, this is a Type 14 Lotus Elite, the world's first fiberglass monocoque production car, one of the rarest and most memorable—if not the most financially successful—of Colin Chapman's creations.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/07/10/driving-a-1961-type-14-lotus-elite