1962 Lotus Seven Review
Lotus Seven : The One And Only ! — the one and only ! Rivets, tube, aluminium panel, mini cooper S engine... 420 kgrs... a real pleasure to drive ! nothing handle like a seven, nothing is like a seven even in terms of reliability ! :o) that car is the car to have once in its life ! Thank you Mr Chapman !
Pros: Light is right !
Cons: sometimes too light...
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