The Car Barn are pleased to offer for sale this very rare Exige British GT Championship Edition, with the even rarer GT Track Pack option.
This car is offered with a comprehensive service history.
In terms of preparation work, the car will be serviced and have a 12 month MoT test on it. We are also replacing all the tyres due to age rather than wear.
The Lotus Exige S British GT Special Edition celebrated the outstanding success of its namesake the Lotus Sport Exige GT3 in winning the 2006 British GT3 Team Championship.
Based on the Exige S and proudly wearing the Lotus Sport Cadena team colours, the British GT Special Edition displays its racing heritage for all to see.
Powered by a 1796 cc supercharged engine the car offers fantastic performance.
The GT Pack (A conversion by Lotus Sport to take things to the next level) consists of:
Engine Power Upgrade to 243 bhp
Uprated Clutch Plate and Cover
2 Way adjustable Ohlins Dampers with uprated springs
Accusump Oil Control System
308mm 2-Piece Front Discs with Four Piston Calipers, Upgraded Brake Pads and Silicone Fluid.
1.5 Way Adjustable Limited Slip Diff that can have the pre-load varied
'Having owned the car for nearly 4 years, the previous owner decided he wasn't using the car enough to justify keeping it, he hadn't even taken it on track! To drive this car is very special, the supercharger whine is dominant while you drive and it really does involve the driver in a way that only a Lotus can'
All cars sold at the Car Barn come with a 6 month warranty provided in house.
For more information or to book an appointment to view the vehicle please contact Jonathon Webb on +44(0)7442 897760 or on Jonathon@carbarn.co.uk
Car Barn by Aston Workshop is an independent classic, sports and prestige car specialist located on Red Row Estate, an idyllic 37 acre venue set in the North East countryside. Red Row is located in County Durham, only 2 miles away from Beamish Museum, one of the North’s major tourist attractions. Our car showrooms share our beautiful location with our sister company The Black Horse Beamish pub, restaurant and hotel. We offer a wide variety of used vehicles for sale in our pair of showrooms including special editions, low mileage examples, supercars and high performance models by Aston Martin, Lotus, Ferrari, Porsche, Bentley, Morgan, McLaren, Lagonda, Jaguar, Ariel and Caterham. As a well established dealer we typically we have around 80 cars on site at any given time and our showrooms are one of the most impressive luxury car collections in the North East of England.
Our specialist classic and sports car service, repair and diagnosis workshop at Carbarn is staffed by experienced local mechanics with a wide range of skills and diagnostic equipment. If your specialist car has developed a fault please call by and we will be happy to give a no obligation estimate. In addition to annual or routine servicing and maintenance we also undertake classic car restorations including all aspects of chassis repair, engine tuning, paint and body work.
We are one of the North East’s few specialist classic, sports and prestige car buyers who will buy your vehicle directly or offer sale or return and part exchange from our showroom. We are constantly seeking used stock. If you find yourself thinking the time has come to sell my car, be it classic sports or prestige, and you want to deal with a well established local north east company please contact us to discuss our best price. We provide a more personal and flexible approach than car buying websites or auctions and as a classic and vintage car specialist are happy to discuss cars which have been in long term storage, off the road, SORN or vehicles which are otherwise described as barn finds.
We have an in house transport service which offers collection, storage and delivery facilities and Carbarn are happy to purchase used classic, sports and luxury cars from across the North East region and the wider UK.
Our experienced team are also pleased to help and advise if you are a collector or seeking to purchase a car specifically for investment purposes.
The benefits of buying and selling with us include:
- Nationwide collection and delivery service on our own covered transporters
- Cars which are prepared by technicians working exclusively on classic and sports cars
- Our own warranty programme
- A comprehensive customer service which truly works for the duration of ownership
- The confidence of dealing with a leading independent specialist established over 30 years
- Finance available on all stock including classic cars