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  Lotus Elan 26R Shapecraft Coupe

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Country of origin:Great Britain
Produced in:1964
Designed by:Barry Wood
Author:Wouter Melissen
Last updated:March 27, 2015
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Chassis 26R-7 Barry Wood, boss of Surbiton Motors and an accomplished privateer racer, designed a slippery roof for the 26R, which he had fabricated by specialists Shapecraft. He sold the roofs in kit form and one of these was acquired by Dick Crosfield for chassis 26R-7. He famously used>>>

Chassis 26R-20 This was Barry Wood's own Shapecraft bodied Lotus Elan 26R. He campaigned the car with considerable success in both national and international events. Chassis 26R-20's contemporary racing career lasted well into the 1970s season. In 1981, it was acquired by Elan spare parts >>>

  Article Image gallery (86) Chassis (2) Specifications