Rare 1983 Lotus Esprit Turbo Special Edition #45 with Certificate of Provenance from Lotus Corporation (see photo). This is 1 of only 50 Special Edition Turbo Esprits manufactured in 1983 for Lotus Investors with a retail price of $65,000. The cars were numbered 00-49. This example has a clear Carfax report as well. Repainted in original color Calypso Red L-42 in 1997. Of the 50 Special Editions only 8 of them came off the assembly line in Calypso Red. Has 39,000 original miles. Garage kept and pampered. Superb body and paint, no scratches, dents, or rust. High grade black leather interior (exclusive to the Special Edition package) is in very good to excellent condition. Mid-mounted Lotus Type 910 16-Value DOHC Turbocharged 2.2 Liter Engine, 4 cylinders, 5-speed manual transmission, 2x2 barrel carburettors, and Catalyst equipped. Engine runs very well and has fantastic acceleration and speed. Alpine Stereo CD Shuffle. Exclusive 1983 Lotus Esprit Turbo Special Edition features: removable tinted glass roof panel, with cover for stowage behind the engine (a feature not available on standard production Turbos until 1985); individually blueprinted and optimized engine; individually tested and matched suspension ride control units; air conditioning; comprehensive security system; hallmarked English silver plaque on the steering wheel, personally engraved for the driver; individually hand sign-written Special Edition insignia and build number on drivers door (Special Edition 45 insignia and Esprit Turbo logo and stripes were not replaced after painting, but replacements are available). Please call the Rosner Used Car SuperCenter for more details or visit RosnerSuperCenter.com for more pictures.