Record Gathering of Australian Lotus Elevens to Celebrate their 60th at Sydney Retro Racefest

Lotus Elevens at Retro Racefest

Lotus Eleven Chassis 538 leading 188 at Lakeside on the 26th of November, 1961. These cars will reunite at Sydney Retro Racefest this June. Image courtesy of the Brier Thomas Collection. Sydney Retro Racefest will bring together a record gathering of Australian Lotus Elevens this Queen’s Birthday long weekend to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the classic sportscar racer. Eight of Australia’s … Read More

Club Lotus Australia Action at Sydney Retro Racefest

Club Lotus Australia at Sydney Retro Racefest

Sydney Retro Racefest is coming up this Queen’s Birthday long weekend, over the 11th and 12th of June, and is set to be the event’s biggest outing yet. New South Wales’ premiere historic race meeting will bring together a stunning collection of historic racing machinery for a packed weekend of racing. It will be headlined by the Group C and … Read More

It’s Time to Start Making Plans – Lotus 2017 is On The Way!

Lotus 2017

The Lotus 2017 Biennial meet is set for the 2017 ANZAC long weekend, the 22nd to 24th of April, and will be held in Beechworth, hosted by the Victorian Lotus community. The www.lotus2017.com event website is now up and running, so head over there to get the low down on Lotus 2017! The basics are already online and ready for … Read More

Entries Now Open for June Simply Sports Cars Lotus-Only Track Day

Simply Sports Cars’ June 24th Lotus-Only Track Day is now open to entries, and spots are filling fast! Book your spot through SSC’s website here. Simply Sports Cars will hold another of their fabulous Lotus-Only Track Days this June 24th at Wakefield Park. Sessions for Drive, Sprint and Race groups are available, and will offer a very healthy amount of … Read More

Cars 4 Kids in Western Australia

Cars 4 Kids Lotus Display

Cars 4 Kids is a charity event held at the Perth International Airport to share the excitement of cars and motorsport with disabled and seriously ill children and their families. Our Western Australian members were out to support the cause this 7th of March, 2016, and you can read about it in this report by Eddie Lankhorst with photos donated by … Read More

VSCCA to Celebrate 40 Years of All-Historic Racing

VSCC 40 Years of All Historic Racing

2016 marks the 40th anniversary of the first race meeting at Amaroo Park for classic cars and bikes. Since then, the sport of historic racing has grown to great strengths, and its events are highlights of the Australian motorsport calendar around the country. So, over the 17th and 18th of September, 2016, the Vintage Sports Car Club of Australia will … Read More

Catching Up on the WA Lotus & State Sprint Championships

CLA WA March Motorsport

Catch up on all the motorsport action in Western Australia thanks to these reports by Eddie Lankhorst. Thanks to Eddie Lankhorst WA Lotus Championship – Round 1 On a pleasant Sunday 7th February we held our first round of the WA Lotus Championship at the RAC driver training centre. The results are: Driver Class Fastest Time Richard Cooper B 3:11:756 … Read More