Wednesday, June 27, 2012 - 09:45
At this weekend’s Goodwood Festival of Speed we’ll be donning our party hats to mark the 50th birthday of the quintessential Lotus roadster.
Recalling Sixties spy-fi show The Avengers, the first thing men of a certain age remember is Mrs Peel’s black leather cat suit. But the character’s object of desire was her cute-as-a-button Lotus Elan.
Wednesday, June 27, 2012 - 08:45
The peace and tranquillity of Lord March’s estate will be shattered from 29th June to 1st July as Lotus takes centre stage at the 2012 Goodwood Festival of Speed, which celebrates Lotus innovation, engineering, heritage and style.
Forty Lotus cars will fire up the hallowed hill climb this year, spanning seven decades and showcasing Lotus’ incredible racing pedigree; from championship winning F1 cars to famous GT and rally racers, some driven by Lotus greats including Emerson Fittipaldi, John Surtees, Jacky Ickx, Jackie Oliver, Russell Brookes, Doc Bundy and Martin Donnelly.
Thursday, June 7, 2012 - 17:30
LOTUS APPOINTS CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER - Confirms dismissal of Dany Bahar
Group Lotus plc (“Lotus” or the “Company”) can today confirm that, Mr Dany Bahar has been terminated from his employment as Chief Executive Officer of Lotus with immediate effect.
Wednesday, May 30, 2012 - 12:00
At this weekend’s Monaco Grand Prix, the first Lotus Originals franchise store has opened near the Principality’s famous Monte Carlo Casino Square
His Serene Highness Prince Albert II (left) cuts the ribbon
with Ion Bazac, Forza Rossa Holding President (right)
Thursday, May 10, 2012 - 16:30
If you walk along Regent Street lately it’s hard not to notice new hoardings covering number 52.
Tuesday, April 24, 2012 - 09:00
The 2012 Beijing International Auto Show kicks off today, and Lotus Cars is showing off its full model range for the first time, including a very special supercar that’s been custom-made for China.
Lotus unveils special China edition Evora GTE at this week’s Beijing International Auto Show
Lotus introduces Evora IPS to Chinese market
Lotus Establishes Racing Club for Chinese enthusiasts
Tuesday, March 27, 2012 - 14:15
Fresh from the Malaysian Grand Prix, Kimi Räikkönen joined Group Lotus CEO Dany Bahar in Beirut last night to celebrate the return of Lotus to Lebanon.
Kimi Räikkönen opens Lotus showroom Beirut
Opening Event for Lotus Cars Lebanon in Beirut
Guy Manoukian Executive Board member LCL and Fayez Rasammy Chairman
Monday, March 26, 2012 - 15:15
Group Lotus has selected Mansory to be Lotus Cars’ Official Customisation Studio.
The German specialist in craftsmanship on luxury vehicles has already worked with Lotus on a range of special editions, and will offer Lotus enthusiasts the ultimate tailoring service. At the Paris Motor Show in September this year, Lotus will unveil an exciting new model variant in collaboration with Mansory.
Friday, March 16, 2012 - 12:00
Lotus will be the featured marque at this summer’s Goodwood Festival of Speed, the world’s biggest car culture event, celebrating its glorious history and toasting the present.
As well as firing up some of the most exciting classic and current Lotus models, Group Lotus is preparing a dramatic sculpture that will become a centrepiece of Goodwood House’s stately grounds during the June 28 to July 1 festival.
Goodwood and Lotus have a lot in common: Passionate about the past and the future, for petrolheads they represent the very best of British. The shared philosophies of speed, emotion, style, competitive spirit and enjoying the good times are all here.
Tuesday, March 6, 2012 - 10:30
11:15am (CET) Tuesday 6th March saw Group Lotus - helped by none other than F1 World Champion Kimi Raikkonen - present two new and extreme models: the Exige S Roadster and an exclusive Lotus F1 Team edition Evora GTE.
Plus we showed off our latest racing car – the Lotus LMP2 – and, this being Switzerland, a stunning time piece also had a part to play.