A legit ’60s Lotus 7 will set you back something starting around 50 large…and the same goes for building your own brand new Caterham 7…but you can get the same open air light weight feeling of acceleration and danger at a fraction of that bucks with a used kit like this next thing. Find this 1992 Westfield SEI offered for $16,500 in Parkland, FL via craigslist. Tip from Rock On!
From the seller:
1992 Lotus ( Westfield, SEI)
cylinders: 4 cylinders
paint color: red
title status: clean
1992 Westfield SEI (IRS)
Car is located in Parkland Fl
Comes with full wet weather gear. Top and Side Doors
New Rear Spax shocks and springs, Front newQA1’s, unleaded conversion also just completed.
Engine is a 1600 Crossflow (711 M) bored out to 1680, bottom end has been fully lightend and balanced including clutch and flywheel, Con rods shot peened and balanced end to end, racing clutch, stage 3 head, high performance oil pump, Kent camshaft, duplex timing gear with vernier adjustment. Large capacity oil sump. Stage 3 head unleaded conversion, polished ports, Paul Ivey ring flow valves, piston crown modified for anti deterioration, competition valve springs, caterham 7 inlet manifold matched and flowed to cylinder head. Twin DCOE’ 40 carbs.
244 Kent road/rally Cam 3000 – 7000 rpm power.
4 Spd Type E
Body has some marks, nothing major, would rate it 8 out of 10, Frame has some surface rust, and some on the rear half shafts. Overall car shows very well.
Has heater and defrost, heater box in cockpit, Locking Glove box and Map Light.
New GPS SPEEDO, and LED front lights, CYCLE wings.
Max HP estimated 135 – 140 Bhp at 7000 rpm.
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