James Bond 007 Lotus Esprit Auto-Art model 1:18

On offer is a new and unopened example of this now rare and collectible 18th scale Auto-Art  (Japan) model of the white James Bond 007 Esprit S1 that famously starred in ‘The Spy Who Loved Me’. The only use it has had is sitting on the shelf in the archive for many years gathering dust!… Read More

Sports Car & Lotus Owner magazine – March 1961

Sports Car and Lotus Owner magazine was first published in November 1956 with an image of Stirling Moss in the record-breaking Lotus Eleven streamliner car at Monza on the cover.  The 24-page, 7×9.5-inch magazine featured a special ‘Club Lotus’ section in every issue from the first to the last. In January of 1959 the magazine… Read More

Sports Car & Lotus Owner magazine – November 1959

Sports Car and Lotus Owner magazine was first published in November 1956 with an image of Stirling Moss in the record-breaking Lotus Eleven streamliner car at Monza on the cover.  The 24-page, 7×9.5-inch magazine featured a special ‘Club Lotus’ section in every issue from the first to the last. In January of 1959 the magazine… Read More

LOTUS 50 Years at Hethel magazine

This 66-page glossy magazine was produced by Lotus Cars to celebrate 50 years for Lotus at the Hethel facility in Norfolk. It was only available direct from Lotus Cars, so is quite a collectors item that cover the history of Lotus in full-colour with articles on the history of Lotus, Team Lotus and of course,… Read More

LOTUS 01

The first issue of ‘LOTUS’ appropriately called LOTUS 01, was published in September of 2004 by the in-house Lotus Cars ‘club’ that had now been renamed “Lotus Club International” rather than the earlier “Official Lotus Club” that had been started in 1998. There had been 23 issues of ‘Lotus Life’, before it was replaced by… Read More

Lotus Life Magazine: Issue One, September 2000

The first copy of ‘Lotus Life’ was published in September of 2000. the 24-page Lotus Life magazine took over as the flagship publication of  ‘The Official Lotus Club’, replacing the OLC Newsletter’ that had been published by the club since it was formed in the Autumn of 1998. There had been just 11 issues of… Read More

Lotus 49: The Story of a Legend

The definitive history of one of the most evocative and successful F1 cars, and the first to use the Ford-Cosworth DFV engine. – From inception and development to the fate of surviving cars.- Includes a racing record and individual chassis histories. – The Lotus 49 is associated with some of the world’s greatest racing drivers… Read More

Lotus Elan The Complete Story by Mike Taylor

Written by Mike Taylor for publisher Crowood Autoclassics in 1990. Hard cover with 208 pages and loaded with colour images throughout. On its launch in 1962, the Lotus Elan took the motoring world by storm. This book traces the conception, development and production of the original Elan from its roots to the end of production… Read More

Illustrated LOTUS Buyers Guide by Graham Arnold

This Illustrated Lotus Buyer’s Guide was written by Lotus ‘Guru’ Graham Arnold who was Sales Manager at Lotus Cars for many years and ran Club Lotus in the UK. This 1986 Publication was by Motorbooks International in the USA. This is a copy of the First Edition. 160 Pages with a large number of B&W… Read More