Lotus Europa

Twin-Cam Special! 1974 Lotus Europa

A Lotus Europa is one of those cars that you recognize the moment that you see it. Its raised, extended rear section/flying buttress design, surrounding the mid-engine bay, is most distinctive. While a fairly low production volume car, I… more»

Chapman’s Creation: 1970 Lotus Europa

To some, a Lotus is a flower that represents purity, beauty, and strength in Buddhist culture. To others, it’s a sports car that was the brainchild of Colin Chapman, a famous race driver and brilliant engineer. In this case,… more»

Rare Else Performance Edition? 1970 Lotus Europa S2

I remember a time when a Lotus Europa would be seen periodically traversing America’s highways and byways. I haven’t come across one in years so I thought it would be a worthwhile exercise to take a look at this… more»

Restoration Candidate: 1972 Lotus Europa Twin Cam

From 1966 to 1975, Lotus produced the Europa, which was a unique and lightweight mid-engine sports car. The company created various Europa models, with this 1972 Lotus Europa Twin Cam that’s available here on eBay seeming like a good… more»

Stored Ten Years: 1971 Lotus Europa

Classic British car fans will occasionally dredge up the old “Lots Of Trouble-Usually Serious” description when referring to Lotus sports cars. Was that in the back of this seller’s mind when he listed his 1971 Lotus Europa for sale… more»

1 of 100: 1973 Lotus Europa John Player Special #31

This 1973 Lotus Europa is significant in Lotus history as it was part of a series of 100 cars which were the first cars to be built as JPS commemorative vehicles. You will find this Europa listed for sale… more»