Help to Make the LOTUS 2015 Charity Auction a Huge Success

Lotus 2015

LOTUS 2015 will hold an auction to raise funds for the Country Fire Foundation during the event later this year, and they’re looking for our help to make it an even bigger success! They’re looking for interesting, high quality items that we can donate to the auction. If you or any of your family, friends or colleagues have products, services or … Read More

February 2015 Edition of Lotus Notes Available for Download!

Lotus Notes February

Lotus Notes is back for its first outing of 2015, thanks to the efforts of its dedicated crew, and it’s now available to download from our members’ page. The month’s features include: Skid Pan Day you say? CARnivale Australia Day 2015 Life among the Lotii LCV AGM and Awards Presentation Night Lotus Elites No 5 And a whole lot more! The … Read More

President’s Prattle February 2015

President's Prattle

Happy 2015 everyone! A big thank you to all those who turned up to the Christmas Party in early December, making it the largest we have had to date, I think – and certainly putting the acid on us to find a bigger location for this year. And just before Christmas, Lee and the team at Simply Sports Cars held the … Read More

Lotus 2015 Website Live and Taking Bookings

Lotus 2015

Lotus 2015, celebrating 20 years of Elise, is set for the 2nd to the 5th of October, 2015, in the beautiful Barossa Valley. Their very shiny and exciting new website is now up and running, and taking bookings for the event! Head to to check it all out, book your spot and catch up on everything you need to know … Read More

Catching Up with CARnivale

Lotus Club at CARnivale

This morning dawned distinctly wet and miserable, which was in stark contrast to the 36 degrees we had yesterday.  Thanking goodness I put the hard top on the Elan last night, we headed into the city for CARnivale, the annual Australia Day automotive celebration held in Macquarie St between Hyde Park and the harbour. Generally there are car clubs from … Read More

The Preserve January 2015 Available for Download

The Preserve January 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! Council of Motor Clubs is back with their first edition of The Preserve for 2015, which kicks off the year with motoring news, upcoming events, part 2 of the 2014 Goodwood Revival Tour, a Volvo 121 Amazon and … Read More

Collect a Club Lotus Australia Calendar!

Club Lotus Australia 2015 Calendar

Good news, everyone! We have a few 2015 Club Lotus Australia calendars left over from an extras run, and they’re looking for new homes. These homes could be yours! So could the calendars! If you’re interested in picking up a 2015 Club Lotus Australia calendar please drop us a line at [email protected] and we will arrange things. Calendars are $7 each, plus … Read More

CSCA Presentation & 2014 Final Results

A HAPPY NEW YEAR to all! As we approach the Australia Day Weekend and start thinking about the 2015 Season, it’s time for a quick recap of the 2014 Season. We did very well, and everyone enjoyed themselves a great deal, so congratulations and thank you to everyone involved! Hit the following links for the results and final pointscores for 2014. … Read More


Lotus NZ Edition 55

Our friends from Club Lotus New Zealand have kicked off 2015 with their latest newsletter, and we’re pleased to share it with you here! This edition catches up on what’s going on in the world of Lotus before enjoying a photo shoot with the Ganley Eleven, interviewing Howden Ganley, going touring by Lotus with Allan Walton, spending three days at Hethel, … Read More

A Young CLA Man on the Move: Jake Hobbs

Jake Hobbs Van Diemen

CAMS’ 2014 awards night was a good one for Club Lotus Australia. Jake Hobbs received his award for claiming second overall in the Formula Ford State Championships, and Mike Basquil was honoured for his contributions to the motorsport community. Jake Hobbs is a tidy steerer on the up and up, and you can read more about his story after the break.