John Culvenor Takes Over Back Page of Tasmania’s ‘The Examiner’

John Culvenor Targa Tasmania

Our own John Culvenor has taken over the back page of Tasmania’s ‘The Examiner’ newspaper, after a great run in this year’s Targa Tasmania. John and co-driver Barrie Fitchett finished 9th overall in their 1997 Lotus Elise competing in the Targa Tasmania Budget TSD Trophy. The pair features prominently in ‘The Examiner’s’ coverage of the second leg of the event, with … Read More

The Preserve April 2017 Now Available for Download

The Preserve November 2016

‘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 2017 edition of the newsletter has been sent out to members, and is now available for download on our members’ page here. The magazine gets up to date on Shannons Sydney Classic news before recapping the … Read More

Vale: Sir John Whitmore

Sir John Whitmore

We are saddened to share the news of the passing of Sir John Whitmore. One of sportscar racing’s greats, Sir John passed away last Friday, the 28th of April, at the age of 79. Brian Caldersmith has written a lovely vale, which he has kindly offered to share with the Club. Thanks to Brian Caldersmith John was one of the great … Read More

May 2017 Edition of Chunky’s Chatter Available for Download

Lotus Exige 380 Cup

Image: Lotus Cars Tom Devitt and his contributors have completed yet another edition of the magnificent Chunky’s Chatter, and it’s now on its way to members and available for download from the members’ page. Grab a copy, and enjoy! Features in this month’s mag include: Eddie takes us to a Motorkhana & Vicky takes us to Edmondson Alastair and Miki take … Read More

Ashton’s President’s Prattle for May, 2017

President's Prattle

Hello! Well, what an amazing effort Lotus owners have put in recently! Of course, two weeks ago was the biennial Lotus gathering, held by LCV in and around the beautiful setting of Beachworth and attended by comers from all over. The weekend involved, by all accounts, a fine array of Lotus cars from Sevens all the way through to the … Read More

CSCA Report: 2017 Round 2 at Sydney Motorsport Park

Lotus at CSCA Round 2 Sydney Motorsport Park

Catch up on all the action at Round 2 of the 2017 CSCA Series, hosted by The MG Car Club of Sydney on the North Circuit of Sydney Motorsport Park, thanks to this in-depth report by Competition Secretary Mike Basquil.