Lotus 30-40 Chassis Sorted by ex-Factory Date

Ex Works Date
Chassis No.
First Race Appearance Date
Body Color
First Owner
1964 Apr 13
30/L/1 1964 Apr 18 [1]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__1.html

BRG

1964 – Ian Walker Racing (UK)

1964 Jul 06

30/L/2 1964 Oct 10 [2]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__2.html  BRG 1964 – Bob Challman (CA, U.S.A.)

NA

30/L/3

1964 Oct 10 [3]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__3.html

NA

1964 – Bob Challman (CA, U.S.A.)

1964 Sep 23

30/L/5

1965 Dec 5 [4]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__5.html

White

1964 – J. Frank Harrison, Jr. (U.S.A.)

1964 Sep 27

30/L/11

1964 Oct 31 [5]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__11.html

Super White

1964 – David Prophet (UK)

1964 Oct 08

30/L/9

1965 May 2 [6]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__9.html

Light Blue

1964 – Ian Raby (U.K.)

NA

30/L/4

1964 Nov 29 [7]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__4.html

Dark Blue

1964 – Jack Wheeler (ON, Canada)

1964 Nov 11

30/L/7

1964 Dec 4 [8]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__7.html

Red

1964 – Duchess Auto, New York, USA)

1964 Nov 13

30/L/18

1965 Mar 20 [9]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__18.html

BRG

1964 – B. White

1964 Dec 03

30/L/19

Red + Yellow Stripe

1964 – Gratz (U.S.A.)

1964 Nov 20

30/L/21

BRG

1964 – Duchess Auto (NY, U.S.A.)

1964 Dec 18

30/L/6

Black

1964 – Lotus Southwest (TX, U.S.A.)

1964 Dec 30

30/L/8

1965 Jan 31 [10]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__8.html

Light Blue

1964 – Lotus Southwest (TX, U.S.A.)

1964 Dec 30

30/L/12

1966 Sep 4 [11]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__12.html

BRG

1964 – Lotus Southwest (TX, U.S.A.)

NA

30/L/10

NA

This chassis number may not have been used.
NA

30/L/13

1965 Nov 28 [12]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__13.html

Dark Blue

1964 – Automobile Club of Angola

1964 Dec 29

30/L/14

Blue

1964 – Lotus Southwest (TX, U.S.A.)
1965 Jan 01

30/L/15

BRG

1965 – Duchess Auto (NY, U.S.A.)

1965 Jan 11

30/L/16

1965 Mar 20 [13]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__16.html

Super White

1964 – Simon de Latour (UK)

NA

30/L/17

1965 Apr 11 [14]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__17.html

Black

1964 – Ian Walker (replacement car) See 30/L/1

NA

30/L/20

1965 Mar 20 [15]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__20.html

NA

BRG

1964 – David Prophet (replacement chassis)1964 – J. Fisher (NOTE: This car is listed as a DUPLICATE chassis number on the scanned Lotus 30 Chassis List.)

NA

30/L/23

Red + White Stripe

1964 – DEVELOPMENT per Motor. “Auto Club De Angola” per the scanned Lotus 30 Chassis List.

NA

30/S2/1

1965 Mar 20 [16]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__S2__1.html

NA

1965 – Team Lotus

1965 Dec 18 ?

30/S2/2

1965 Mar 20 [17]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__S2__2.html

BRG

1965 – John Dean

NA

30/S2/3

 1965 Apr 11 [18]http://www.racingsportscars.com/driver/archive/Karl-Foitek-CH.html

P.O. Red

1965 – Lotus Suisse

1965 Mar 05

30/S2/4

1965 May 1 ? [19]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__S2__4.html

 Yellow 1965 – Bamford / JCB This car was replaced by 30/S2/9.

1965 Mar 13?

30/S2/6

1965 Jun 6 [20]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__S2__6.html

P.O. Red

1965 – Dauwe (Belgium)

1965 Apr 26

30/S2/5

1965 June 6 [21]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__S2__5.html

P.O. Red

1965 – Willment (UK)

NA

30/S2/7

BRG

1965 – Dauwe (Belgium)

NA

30/S2/8

1965 May 15 [22]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__S2__8.html

Dark Blue

1965 – Span Inc. USA ?

NA

30/S2/9

1965 Jul 10 [23]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__S2__9.html

Yellow

1965 – Bamford / JCB (replacement car) See 30/S2/4.

NA

40/L/1

1965 Aug 22 [24]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/40__L__1.html

BRG

1965 – Team Lotus

NA

40/L/2

1965 Aug 30 [25]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/40__L__2.html

BRG

1965 – Team Lotus

NA

40/L/3

1965 Oct 31 [26]http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/40__L__3.html

White

1965 – Lotus Southwest (U.S.A.)?

References   [ + ]

1. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__1.html
2. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__2.html
3. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__3.html
4. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__5.html
5. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__11.html
6. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__9.html
7. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__4.html
8. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__7.html
9. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__18.html
10. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__8.html
11. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__12.html
12. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__13.html
13. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__16.html
14. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__17.html
15. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__L__20.html
16. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__S2__1.html
17. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__S2__2.html
18. http://www.racingsportscars.com/driver/archive/Karl-Foitek-CH.html
19. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__S2__4.html
20. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__S2__6.html
21. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__S2__5.html
22. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__S2__8.html
23. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/30__S2__9.html
24. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/40__L__1.html
25. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/40__L__2.html
26. http://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/archive/40__L__3.html