President’s Prattle: June 2015

President's Prattle

Hello! We’re back from the Old Dart, to a general sense of chaos in the Roskill household. The cat died while we were gone, so several weeks of mourning are underway – please make sure to wear the black armband if you come visiting. We also lost a duck from the flock, possibly to a neighbour’s dog – which begs … Read More

Certificates of Provenance for your Lotus

Lotus Certificate of Provenance

Andy Graham, archivist at Lotus Cars in Hethel, is offering a new service providing Certificates of Provenance for Lotus cars. Those who take up the service will be provided with a Certificate of Provenance and covering letter that details how your car left Lotus. The certificte will, where available, include the car’s full VIN, model and variant, the original engine and gearbox … Read More

The Preserve April 2015 Available for Download!

The Preserve April 2015

‘The Preserve’ is the newsletter of the Council of Motor Clubs. It’s made available to members of CMC-affiliated clubs, and that means you! The April 2015 edition of the newsletter has recently been released, featuring the usual President’s Report, a look forward to the Shannons Sydney Classic, photos from the Oasis Runs, a look back at the 1972 CVV & … Read More

May 2015 Edition of Lotus Notes Available for Download

Lotus Notes May 2015

May the Lotus Notes be with you! The May edition of our monthly missive has been deftly assembled and is now ready to be delivered to you over on the ‘Members‘ page. This month’s features include: Move Away from the PayPal button… Lotus Club Queensland April Club Meeting at Euromarque Tasmania Lotus Talk: Longford Revival MSCA Round Three – Haunted … Read More

Presidents Prattle: May 2015

President's Prattle

Bonjour tout le monde! I’m writing this from our hotel in Grasse, having spent today driving the Monaco Grand Prix circuit followed by some VERY wiggly roads out at the back of Monaco and Nice, en route to Paul de Vence for a spot of culture vulturing. So apologies that I am not fully up to speed with goings on in Australia, … Read More

April 2015 Edition of Lotus Notes Available for Download

Lotus Notes April

Prepare for the weekend by enjoying a few minutes with the April edition of Lotus Notes, thanks to our hardworking newsletter crew. This month’s features include: Special Guest at LOTUS 2015 Announced! Auto Avenue Display at the Australian Grand Prix DTC Brings the Usual Suspects and a Few Laughs Lotus at the Phillip Island Classic A Lotus Love Affair And a … Read More

President’s Prattle: April

President's Prattle

Well if yesterday’s CLA CSCA sprint didn’t cap off a fun month then nothing could have! A million thanks to Mike for the impeccable organisation and running of the day as well as to all the participants who also volunteered (or perhaps more accurately were volunteered!) to Marshall throughout the day. All willingly shared the workload seamlessly and with good humour – it was a fantastic day of Motorsport, … Read More

Join the ARDC on April 17th for a Private Practice Day

April Private Practice Day at Sydney Motorsport Park

Due to the cancellation of Top Gear, the ARDC have decided to put on a private practice day on Friday the 17th of April, 2015. Sessions for L2S CAMS licenses will be provided along with sessions for faster groups to suit the cars that turn up on the day. It looks like a brilliant opportunity to enjoy the cool Autumn air and get … Read More

Lotus News: Lotus On Top on Mount Alma

Lotus Hillclimb Mount Alma

Hot on the heels of the SSC Donut King Exige success at Mt Panorama, comes news that Andrew Stevens has won his class at the annual Mt Alma Mile Hillclimb in the Inman Valley, South Australia. The 1.6km Hillclimb soars up the steep Fleurieu Peninsula hillside before opening out into a series of high speed swoops, and attracts a huge … Read More