Ashton’s President’s Prattle for November, 2017

President's Prattle

Oh my goodness, it’s nearly Christmas already and in the chaos of the last month I have completely forgotten to remind everyone that we have our Christmas Party on Sunday the 3rd of December. The plan is to meet at Loftus Oval at 8.00AM for an 8.15 departure. We will then head south the scenic way for coffee chez Ed … Read More

Simply Sports Cars Are Looking For 4 Tough Mudders in Support of beyondblue

Tough Mudder Sydney

Image via Tough Mudder Australia The Simply Sports Car team are taking on Tough Mudder this November, in support of beyondblue, and have four spots free for members of the Lotus community. The Sydney Tough Mudder will be held in Glenworth Valley on the 18th & 19th of November, 2017. It’s a 16 kilometre event featuring 20 obstacles. Further details … Read More

CARnivale 2018 is Coming Up And Registrations Are Now Open

CARnivale 2018

CARnivale, Sydney’s annual celebration of all things automotive, is coming up with alarming speed. The event will be held on Australia Day, the 26th of January, at Parramatta Park. We’d love to be involved with a Club Lotus Australia display, and registration is open now. The event at Parramatta Park is gaining significant steam and has been drawing better and … Read More

October 2017 Edition of Chunky’s Chatter Available for Download

Ed Holly Lotus Elite on the Road

Ed Holly’s Lotus Elite on the road and looking magnificent. Tom Devitt has put together another brilliant edition of Chunky’s Chatter, featuring all the news in the world of Lotus in October, 2017. It’s been sent out to members and is available to download from the members’ page. Head over there to download a copy, and enjoy! Inside this issue: CLA at … Read More

Ashton’s President’s Prattle for October, 2017

President's Prattle

October dawns fine and sunny and we’re well and truly in the sprint towards the Christmas break. Thanks to all those who came to the AGM! It was the usual convivial affair featuring Yiorgas’ catering and the reinstatement of your committee with the notable incorporation of the newly-formed Motorsport Committee. Thank you to all of the committee for your continued … Read More

Western Australia Quokka Talk for October, 2017

WA Early Morning Run to Rockingham

Catch up on all the news in the Western Australian Club Lotus Australia community, thanks to Eddie Lankhorst’s latest Quokka Talk, for October, 2017. This month’s newsletter welcomes new members to the fold, looks forward to the BritFest car show, a weekend tour in the Margaret River region and the Christmas Barbecue, and recaps the Early Morning Run to Rockingham … Read More

Messages and Stories from Lotus Elite Luminaries for the Elite Diamond Jubilee

Club Lotus Elite Diamond Jubilee

In the lead-up to the 2017 Lotus Elite Diamond Jubilee, Brian Caldersmith reached out to luminaries in the Elite community for messages and stories about the iconic Lotus. He received an awesome response, including messages from Michael Kimberley, Clive Chapman, Ernie Unger, Warren King, Chris Barber and John Wagstaff. Read on, and enjoy some of the wonderful stories and memories … Read More

Recapping the 2017 SA Hillclimb Championship

Graham Smith 2017 SA Hillclimb Championship

Graham Smith in his Elise S The 2017 South Australian Hillclimb Championship was held this weekend, over the 9th & 10th of September, at the Collingrove Hillclimb track in the Barossa Valley. Andrew Stevens has kindly prepared a report on the action, which you can enjoy below!