1960 Lotus 18#375
Newly listed: Originally purchased by Syd Van der Vyver as a rolling chassis and despatched to South Africa. Syd fitted his own Alfa Romeo engine, a 1300 engine with a Conrero conversion which brought it to a 1490cc, an expert in Alfa Romeo engine modifications. In the 1960 African Grand Prix he came fourth behind Sterling Moss, Bonnier and Brabham. Syd won the 1961 South African Championship with this car.