1959 Lotus Elite Series 1

Records from Lotus Cars show that Lotus Elite CBU 1188 was constructed at the Lotus work in Cheshunt in late 1959 on a bodyshell built for Lotus by fibreglass specialist manufacturers Maximar of Sussex. The car was imported by US dealer Jay Chamberlain in early 1960 and appears to have spent most of its life… Read More

1967 Lotus Cortina Mk2

This Lotus Cortina is a very, very, special racecar, and is a genuine MkII Lotus Cortina, complete with its original Ford (Lotus) build plate. Back in the 1980s a Lotus enthusiast found a nice left-hand-drive US specification street car in Colorado (which means no rust!) and took it to local Denver race shop 3R-Racing who,… Read More