Update: 26th March Scones & Jam at Ebony Hall CANCELLED

Club Lotus Eggs Benedict 2016

This afternoon I bring the sad news that after weeks of relentless rain Scones & Jam at Ebony Hall, previously set for Sunday the 26th of March, has been cancelled. The paddocks at Anne’s lovely Ebony Hall have been turned into a quagmire by the endless rain and, looking at the current forecast, will not be provided much chance to … Read More

The HSRCA is Inviting More Modern Cars to their Autumn Festival

HSRCA Autumn Festival 2017

The HSRCA’s first historic race meeting of 2017 is coming up this April 7-9, and they are inviting new groups of more modern cars to join the fun. Entry is open through the CAMS Members’ portal, and HSRCA members receive an increased membership discount of $50. In an effort to introduce new people to the sport of historic racing, and … Read More

Lotus Motorsport Report: MSCA Round 2 at Winton

2017 MSCA Round 2 Winton

This report of the action at round 2 of the MSCA series at Winton comes thanks to Vicky Rowe, and includes a little story of her education on ripple strips, with images thanks to David Buntin.

CANCELLED: Scones & Jam at Ebony Hall Next Sunday, 26th March

We regretfully have had to cancel Scones & Jam due to Sydney’s relentless rain and some low numbers. Anne Blackwood has very kindly invited us to Scones & Jam at Ebony Hall in just over a week, Sunday the 26th of March, and we need numbers to make it happen! We will be heading to Anne’s beautiful’s beautiful property just … Read More

Lotus Photos: LOST Fraternity Run to Hawkes Nest and the Tea Gardens Motorfest

Tea Gardens Motorfest

Images: Jack McLaughlin The LOST Fraternity got together this Saturday, the 11th of March, for a run to Hawkes Nest and the Tea Gardens Motorfest. Starting at McDonald’s in Hexham they drove across the Hexham bridge, down the Pacific Highway via Raymand Terrace and Karuah before turning off to Myall Way and Motorfest. It looks like a magic day, and you … Read More

Ashton’s President’s Prattle: March 2017

President's Prattle

Don’t know about you, but already I am starting to think this that year might be vanishing before my eyes. Big thanks to the seven stalwarts who braved rather less than perfect weather for the Gerringong Lions Car Show – we scooped two trophies (Ken Miller and Richard Carter – well done gents!) and the photos are on the website. … Read More

March 2017 Edition of Chunky’s Chatter Now Available for Download

March 2017 Chunky's Chatter

The March edition of Chunky’s Chatter is on its way to members, and is now available for download from the members’ page. Grab a copy, and enjoy! Features in this month’s mag include: Bernie Bows Out Great Roll-Up in Gerringong All British Day in Adelaide The Race Version of the Exige Sport 380 And much more! Enjoy Chunky’s lighthearted and sometimes irreverent … Read More

A Thorough Look at the Correct Fitment of a Race Harness and HANS Device

Jen Hogan has done some great research into the correct fitment of a race harness and HANS device and has some very interesting, and extremely useful findings to share with us here. If you are interested in competing in a sporting event in your Lotus, or are just interested in good set up and safety, take a few minutes to read through … Read More

Friday Feature: Brian Caldersmith Tackles Mount Panorama in an Elite

Mount Panorama in a Lotus Elite

Brian Caldersmith pushes his little Lotus Elite around Mount Panorama during the Bathurst Motor Festival held over the Easter long weekend back in 2008. This is one of five races held that weekend for historic sports cars, and Brian’s surrounded by beautiful sports cars in a packed field. He handles the Elite, and the traffic, magnificently as he navigates Mount Panorama’s many … Read More