Monday, August 18, 2014 - 09:15
Festival fever for Randaccio and Denman at Brands Hatch
Fabio Randaccio and Craig Denman shared the race wins at the Lotus Festival on the Brands Hatch Grand Prix circuit. The event included Formula 1 and rally demonstrations, club displays and a trade village.
On the track, Randaccio took the Lotus Cup UK pole position by over a second with just one lap in qualifying and he held his advantage over fellow front-row-starter Adrian Hall until the pitstops. Both lost out to Ken Savage and Steve Train, but Randaccio was able to pass them in the late stages.
Friday, August 15, 2014 - 12:15
Lotus is delighted to announce that Jean-Charles Lievens has joined the Cars Commercial team to develop the Lotus network in France, Italy, Spain and Portugal.
Jean-Charles brings with him 37 years of experience in the car industry and distribution having occupied senior positions at Toyota Europe and KIA Europe. His mission is to strengthen the network with qualified and professional partners in order to optimise and increase the presence of the Lotus brand in the Southern European region.
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 - 16:00
Lotus is delighted to announce that Wolfgang Momberger has joined the Cars Commercial team as Head of Central Europe, reporting to Graeme Robertson, Head of Europe.
Wolfgang brings with him a wealth of sales and brand management experience and assists in strengthening the Lotus dealer network, while enhancing Lotus’ performance in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Eastern European countries.
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 12:15
The Lotus Elise has beaten the Alfa Romeo 4C yet again in the latest comparison test by Sport Auto in France.
The August issue of France's widest-read sports car magazine rates the Elise S Club Racer for its ride and handling, as well as its "delightful simplicity", preferring it to the Alfa Romeo, stating “the most simple recipes are the best".
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 12:15
July 2014 shows the best sales results for Lotus sports cars for over three years
Group Lotus plc had its best month for sports car sales since March 2011, selling 226 cars in July - an increase of 65% compared to July 2013. The UK, up by 110%, and Germany, up by 83%, saw the strongest growth. In addition, as part of these results Lotus Motorsport grew its global sales by 100%.
Friday, August 1, 2014 - 12:15
The Lotus Festival is back again at Brands Hatch on the weekend of 16-17 August
What is the Lotus Festival?
The Lotus Festival celebrates Britain's most charismatic sportscar marque and its illustrious heritage spanning over 60 years. From coveted cars to Formula 1 glories, Norfolk's famous brand will be on display over one glorious weekend.
Sunday, July 27, 2014 - 19:30
Mixed fortunes at the Hungaroring where Romain Grosjean spins out and Pastor Maldonado finishes P13.
The 2014 Hungarian GP was made rather challenging by the wet track in the opening section of the race following a period of rain before the start.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 12:15
Romain gives his thoughts on the Hungaroring where he’s enjoyed good results in the past and Pastor outlines his feelings heading to the last race before Formula 1’s summer break.
"It’s a place that I really look forward to visiting every year."
"I’ve qualified well there in the past so hopefully I can deliver a strong performance."
Monday, July 21, 2014 - 09:30
Pastor Maldonado equals his best race finish so far this season at German GP
Lotus F1® Team driver Pastor Maldonado displayed good progress this weekend, equalling his season-best finish so far, during the 10th round of the 2014 Grand Prix Championship which took place at Hockenheim’s GP circuit in Germany.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 09:15
Pastor turns his attention to Hockenheim after a bumpy ride at Silverstone and Romain is determined to put up more of a fight in the German Grand Prix.
"A top ten grid place will be the first target for Hockenheim".
"The latest engine I used at the Silverstone test feels to be much stronger."