Submission: a very nice looking, first generation Lotus Excelle. I’ve always liked the red and black color scheme of the early Excelles. This bike comes from the Jonathan in Santa Cruz, CA. He writes: "The serial Number is EKO3049. I would guess it is a 1983. Very clean except the pitting on the chrome fork. Super fun. I, mostly, am an old Raleigh and Miyata guy but really, I love them all."