Tales of Gathering Lotus Elevens, thanks to John Partridge

Having seen Ashton’s efforts to gather Australian Lotus Elevens for Sydney Retro Racefest, John Partridge recently got in contact to share some of his own stories, images and information about Eleven gatherings over the years. Along the way, he shows that our recent gathering may be even more special than we thought. These are truly wonderful stories and images, so … Read More

CLA Build Stories: TUFT’S Eleven May 2016

Lotus Eleven Engine Rebuild

Club Lotus Australia is full of interesting people who are up to interesting things with interesting cars. We think that’s wonderful, so we’re going to share their stories with you here! If you’d like to share your story on the club website, just send Seth a quick email at [email protected] In this post, we fast forward six months from our last update … Read More

Lotus Letters: ‘Thoughts on Lotus and Historic Racing’

Club Lotus Eastern Creek 1998

Club Lotus at Eastern Creek, 1998, thanks to Brian Caldersmith In a recent ‘President’s Prattle’, Ashton called for some feedback on historic racing in Australia. We’ve received some interesting responses on both sides of the fence, and here are two for your enjoyment. Have a read, and let us know what you think!

Lotus Stories: Daniel Bando

Daniel Bando Lotus Story

Club Lotus Australia is full of interesting people doing interesting things with interesting cars. We want to tell their stories, and through this develop and preserve a written history of the club, its members and their cars. So, when ever we have the opportunity, we enjoy a chat with one of our members to share their story with you right … Read More

Chunky’s Chatter February 2016 Now Available for Download

Chunky's Chatter February 2016 Lotus 3-Eleven

Catch up on all the Lotus news in the February, 2016, edition of Chunky’s Chatter, which is now available to download from the members’ page. Features in this month’s mag include: The Full 2016 CSCA Competition Calendar Western Australia and South Australia Club Lotus News Saying Goodbye to Lotus Formula 1 The Fastest Road-Going Lotus Ever – the 3 Eleven … Read More

CLA Build Stories: TUFT’s Eleven September & November 2015

Lotus Eleven Rebuild

Club Lotus Australia is full of interesting people who are up to interesting things with interesting cars. We think that’s wonderful, so we’re going to share their stories with you here! If you’d like to share your story on the club website, just send Seth a quick email at [email protected] In this post, we catch up with Ashton beginning in September of 2015, … Read More

CLA Build Stories: TUFT’s Eleven July 2015

The inside of the clam with both mudguards formed up

Club Lotus Australia is full of interesting people who are up to interesting things with interesting cars. We think that’s wonderful, so we’re going to share their stories with you here! If you’d like to share your story on the club website, just send Seth a quick email at [email protected] In this post, we catch up with Ashton in July of … Read More

CLA BUILD STORIES: TUFT’S ELEVEN MARCH 2015

Club Lotus Australia is full of interesting people who are up to interesting things with interesting cars. We think that’s wonderful, so we’re going to share their stories with you here! If you’d like to share your story on the club website, just send Seth a quick email at [email protected] In this post, we catch up with Ashton to find out … Read More