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40 pages

No 65 Cover: Start of the Woodcote Trophy race at Donington Park, 1st of May, 2011

Editorial
Donington Historic
Letters
The Cosworth SCA engine
How the Lotus 59B was born
From Davis Piper's Scrapbook
Mike Bennett - HLR Missionary
Why Lightweight Cars are Safer
Mark VI Chassis Development
Book review: Jochen Rindt - Uncrowned King
The GRD Story - Part 4
Obituary - Pete Lovely
The South American Lotus Seven - Part 1

From the Lotus Eleven Registrar
Castle Combe 28th May
Forthcoming Events and Classified Advertisements

Peter Ross
Peter Ross
Mike Anthony, Jerry Bassler (2), Nick Adams(2)
Kevin Whittle
Mike Warner
David Piper
from Mike Bennett
Colin Chapman
Graham Capel
Peter Ross
Peter Ross
Art Evans

Richard Vignoles
Vic Thomas
Charles Helps


 

64 Cover

40 pages

No 64 Cover: Jim Clark winning the 1962 British GP at Aintree in Lotus 25 R2

Editorial
Steering on the Works Mk IX
Letters

The Bari Epic
What happened to the Lotus Le Mans cars?
Le Mans Cars - riposte
Jim Endruweit and the Golden Lotus Years
Obituary - Ron Hickman
The Story of the Kirwin-Taylor bodied Lotus Mk VI
Lotus Components in 1969
The FW Twin Cam engine
The Cars of David Taylor
The GRD Story - Part 3
A Mark VI for your child?
Obituary - Jim Endruweit
Forthcoming Events and Classified Advertisements


Peter Ross
Mike Marsden
Mike Marsden, Mike Warner, Chas Youens, Maurice Levy, Rickly Howe, Nicholas Hunziger
Ernie Unger
Graham Capel
Victor Thomas
from Octane magazine
Malcolm Ricketts
Neville Bradshaw
Mike Warner
David Beard
David Beard

Peter Ross
David Mirylees
Ernie Unger


 

40 pages

No 63 Cover: Malcolm Ricketts in the ex-Alan Stacey Eleven at Silverstone

Editorial
The 2010 Goodwood Revival
Letters

2010 HLR Annual Dinner
Silverstone Classic 2010
The GRD Story - Part 2
Book Rerviews: 750 Motor Club and Caterham Seven Road Tests
The Restoration of Alan Stacey's Eleven VFM1 Obituaries Peter Warr and Trevor Taylor
The Works Lotus Mk IX Rack & Pinion
Obituary: Dan Margulies
Lotus Eleven Sport
Eleven Engine Stabilising Cable
Climax FW engines - 100 bhp/litre
A Very, Very Important Eleven
Obituary Tony Holder
Memories of a 60s Racer
2010 Racing - Lotus Fifteen #623

Racing a Lotus Mk IX in the USA
The Charles Youens Photos

Victor Thomas & Peter Ross
Peter Ross
Ernie Unger, John Lovell, Walter Okon, Charles Helps, David Landon
Charles Helps
Peter Ross
Peter Ross
Peter Ross

Malcolm Ricketts
Malcolm Ricketts
Mike Marsden & Nick Rossi
Gregor Fisken

Victor Thomas
Victor Thomas
Victor Thomas
Victor Thomas
Tony McCusker
Clive Young
Joe Twyman
David Belden
Charles Youens

 

40 pages

No 62 Cover Classic Team Lotus Festival at Snetterton:  35 Lotus F1 cars

Editorial
A New Member's view of Classic Le Mans
HLR at Classic Le Mans 2010
A History of Lotus Mk VI WMU1 The Empire Special
Letters
Two Days to Sunshine
Silverstone Classic 2010
An Italian Passion
Clairmonte Special Restoration
Obituary: Peter Cambridge
Lotus 47a at the Barber Motorsports Park
Bob Dance at Monte Carlo
Classic Team Lotus Festival at Snetterton
Monterey Motorsports Reunion
Book "Colin Chapman-Inside the Innovator" Review
The GRD Story - Part One
Letter

Victor Thomas & Peter Ross
Bob Bull
Charles Helps & Peter Ross
Geoff Coley
Ernie Unger, Richard Utley
Renata Kenmore
Peter Ross
Kevin Whittle
Peter Ross
Rob Ford
John Bolding
Pieter Melissen

Sports Car Digest

Peter Ross
Edited by Peter Ross
David Beard

 

40 pages

No 61 Cover Innes Ireland and Alan Stacey Lotus 18s 1960 Dutch GP

Editorial
The Lotus 23 Rotorvic
Book Review "Races, Faces, Places", the photos of Michael Cooper by Paul Parker
Lotus Twelve #357 Races Again
Pipe Dreams - The Early Lotus Years with David Piper Letters
Obituaries, Alan Putt and John Dabbs
Club Lotus Spring Show at Malvern
Colin Chapman's Lotus Mk VI 1611H - a drawing
Monaco Historique GP
The Story of the Lotus-Martin V8
Andrew Kitson - Motor Racing fine Artist
Club Lotus Track Day Castle Combe 29th May
From the Eleven Registrar: Lotus in Modsports, Chassis Plate Update, First Owner of Vic's Eleven, Monza Steering Wheel, 100 hp/litre from Climax FW engine and Eleven #235 crash

Victor Thomas & Peter Ross
Jan-Bart Broertyes
Peter Ross

Nick Rossi
Paul Davis
David Pawson, Bob Engberg

Mike Marsden
Graeme Jenner

Doug Nye and Allan Rennie Richard Hinton
Charles Helps

Victor Thomas

 

40 pages

No 60 Spring 2010 Cover: Lotus at Indianapolis 1963

Editorial
The Lotus 27FM Story - Part 2

Book Review "Tales from the Toolbox" by Michael Oliver
History of a busy 60s Racer - Lotus BMC Seven Chassis #854
Square Cut Summer Motoring by the Mk VI Registrar

The Restorers - Peter Denty (Racing)
Pictures of Arch Motors-chassied cars
Ron Hickman - Lotus Designer
Letters


The first Monza Record-Breaker, Dynamos at Dawn revisited, Carburettor bracing and an early transporter
Obituary: "Doc" Wyllie
Lotus Customer Monocoques

Victor Thomas
Andrew Cunningham & Peter Ross
Peter Ross

Stephen Garrett

Charles Helps
Richard Hinton
Andrew Kitson

Jan-Bart Broertjes
Ernie Unger, Graham Heath, Andrew Cunningham, and Bob Engberg
Victor Thomas

Mike Marsden
Kevin Whittle

 

40 pages

No 59 Winter 2009/10 Cover: David Young in the Lotus 27FM in New Zealand

Editorial
Goodwood Revival Report
Obituary: Graham Nearn
2009 HLR Annual Dinner
The Story of the Epperson Eleven S2

Eagle Comic Cutaway - Lotus Elan
The Lotus 27FM Story - Part 1
Letters
Cliff Allison and the 1958 German GP
Meet the new HLR Officers
The de Havilland Eleven Coupe, the Series 1 Monza record breaker, wide framed Elevens, Eleven dynamos and Airboxes Again
The Story of Arch Motors
More on the Potus
News in Brief

Victor Thomas
Peter Ross
Magnus Laird
Mike Marsden
Jay Sloane
Mike Bennett
Andrew Cunningham/Peter Ross

David Beard

Paul Davis and Philip Jewell
Victor Thomas


Richard Hinton
Mike Marsden

 

40 pages

No 58 Autumn 2009 Cover: Chris Rea Lotus Mk VI at 2009 Classic Silverstone

Editorial
Recreation of the Lotus Buick
The restoration of Lotus Mk VI UPE9 - Part 2
Bugatti Rebuild
Early Lotus Subcontractors
Another of the five Climax de Dion Lotus
Sevens
Eagle Comic Cutaway - Lotus Elite
Tom the Weld
Letters
Monterey Historic Races 2009
Classic Silverstone 2009
Dennis Parker - A Racing Accountant
Badges for Lotus Replicas
The Terrier Mk 2
Wine County Classic, Sonoma California
Portland Oregon Historic Races
Obituary - John Lambert
Modifying the Morris Minor rack and pinion
A Wide Chassis Eleven

Obituary - Peter Arundell

Charles Helps
edited by Peter Ross
John Watson
Denis Jenkinson

Peter Ross and Richard Hinton
John Watson
Mike Bennett
Ernie Unger
Sid Marler, etc,
Bob Engberg
Peter Ross & Victor Thomas
Lotus World
Viv Sellers
Michael Tee


Daphne Lambert
Michael Brookes
Victor Thomas
Duncan Rabagliati

 

40 pages

No 57 Summer 2009 Cover: Graham Hill Lotus 49 at 1968 Monaco Grand Prix

Editorial
Club Lotus Donington
My Favourite Lotus Seven
The Potus - a Porsche-engined Lotus Mk IX
The Lotus Buick
Letters

The WB Special

Eagle Comic Cutaway - Lotus Sixteen
The 1958 Ollon-Villars Hill Climb
Club Lotus at Castle Combe 24th May
Lotus Eleven Chassis Plates
The restoration of Lotus Mk VI UPE9 - Part 1
Lotus and Modsports
Len Terry
My old Eleven WVS299
Forthcoming Events and Classified advertisements

Peter Ross
Mike Marsden
John Watson
Mike Marsden

Graham Capel
Kevin Whittle, Nigel Allen
Roy Campbell
Mike Bennett
Graham Gauld
Charles Helps
Victor Thomas
John Watson
Richard Hinton
Mike Lawrence
Ron Gammons

40 pages

No 56 Spring 2009 Cover: Jochen Rindt Lotus 72C at 1970 French GP at Clermond-Ferrand

Editorial
Letter
The Lotus Queerbox Story - Part Five
Patrick McGoohan
Lotus Mk VII Replica - progress report 2
Letters


Obituary Len Pritchard
The Williams & Pritchard Story
Eleven S1 #197 raced at Le Mans Classic 2008
The Eagle Comic Cutaway - Lotus Fifteen
The Ian Walker aluminium bodied Elans
From the Eleven Registrar
Lotus Seven SB1930
Early Lotus History - Errors in Books
Review: Jabby Crombac autobiography
If Bill Gates had built Cars
Forthcoming Events and Classified advertisements

Peter Ross
Graham Gauld
Peter Ross and Nick Rossi
John Watson

Peter Ross
Sid Marler, Johan Alberten,
John Watson, Richard Hinton, Clive Chapman, Peter Horsman, Mike Marsdan, Doug Lamb and Mike Stripe
David Morgan
Mike Lawrence

Constant Wagner
Mike Bennett
Philip Porter
Vic Thomas
Paul Thompson
Peter Ross
Charles Helps
General Motors

40 pages

No 55 Winter 2008/9 Cover: Peter Horsman in his Lotus Seventeen at Dijon

Editorial
The Story of Eleven #168
Goodwood Revival Report
Letters
The Lotus Queerbox Story - Part Five

Obituary Len Pritchard
The Williams & Pritchard Story
The Eagle Comic Cutaway - Lotus Mk IX
Re-creating a Lotus Nineteen
From the Eleven Registrar
HLR Annual Dinner and AGM
Lyn Padfield's Mk VI re-united with first owner
Review: Motorfilms Quarterly
A Lotus Fifteen in Sweden
Forthcoming Events and Classified advertisements

 

Peter Ross
Mike Studley
Peter Ross
David Kelsey & Mike Anthony Mike Bennett, Nick Rossi and Peter Ross
David Morgan

Mike Lawrence
Mike Bennett
Kevin Whittle
Vic Thomas
Mike Marsden
Lyn Padfield
Mike Stripe
Björn Bellander

40 pages

No 54 Autumn 2008 Cover: HLR Cars at the 2008 Classic Le Mans

Editorial
HLR at Classic Le Mans 2008
The Lotus Queerbox Story - Part Four

Ian Walker Obituary
Letters

With Love in Africa, the story of Seven SB1619
Lotus 88

The Eagle Comic Cutaways
2008 Classic Silverstone Race Report
Book Review: Biography of Cliff Allison
Mystery Photo Identified
The Front Wings of Jabby's Mk VI
HLR at Classic Silverstone
1952 Lotus MkVII Replica - Progress report 1
Obituary - Peter Jopp
Monterey Historic 2008

Mystery Car solution

Peter Ross
Vic Thomas
Mike Bennett, Nick Rossi and Peter Ross
Ernie Unger & Sean Walker
Sid Marler, Bill Allen, Bill Staegall and others

Patrik Eklof
Peter Ross & Classic Team Lotus
Mike Bennett
Peter Ross
Peter Ross

Peter Ross and Pat Dennis
Peter Ross
Peter Ross

Bob Engberg

40 pages

No 53 Summer 2008 Cover: Jim Clark and Bob Dance after the South African GP in 1968

Editorial
HLR at Castle Combe 24th May 2008
The Lotus Queerbox Story - Part Three

A Lotus Eleven in the 1991 Mille Miglia
From the Lotus Eleven Registrar
The History of Lotus Mk VI UPE9 - Part 2
Lotus Mk IIIb - The Wrong Front Grille
The Lotus 7-20 and other IRS Sevens
Bob Dance - Team Lotus Mechanic
That Transporter
Book Review: Team Lotus - The Indianapolis Years
Letters: Phil Desoutter, Mike Bennett, Derek Wild
Obituary: Steve Hill
Jim Clark Remembered
Mystery Race Track
Meet More Team Lotus Mechanics
The new Jim Clark Memorial at Hockenheim
My DKW
Monaco Historique
Club Lotus Donington Park

Peter Ross
Peter Ross
Mike Bennett, Nick Rossi and Peter Ross
Malcolm Ricketts
Vic Thomas
John Watson
Peter Ross
John Watson
Michael Oliver
Ernie Unger
Peter Ross

John Watson
Various
Richard Utley

Warren King
Ernie Unger
Wouter Melissen
Mike Marsden

40 pages

No 52 Spring 2008   Cover: Duncan Dayton and Joaquin Folch-Rusinol in their Lotus Sixteens at Monaco 2006

Editorial
My two Seasons in Historic Formula Junior
The Lotus Queerbox Story - Part Two

Lucas Replacement Smoke Kit
From the Lotus Eleven Registrar - Michael Payne
The History of Lotus Mk VI UPE9
A Lotus Mk IX reunited with its engine
Lotus Twelve #351 Sabakat revisited

The Paul Matty Lotus Hillclimb Championship
History of the Jaeger Tachometer
The Story of Lotus Seven 611UTU
Racing my Elevens - a Talk
Letters
Lotus at Monaco 1958

Peter Ross
Paul Davis
Mike Bennett, Nick Rossi and Peter Ross

Vic Thomas
John Watson
Malcolm Ricketts
Don Asser, Graham Howard and Richard Bendell
Jon DobsonKelvin Lee
Jabby Crombac

Cliff Allison


40 pages

one left

No 51 Winter 2007/8   Cover: Richard Ashmead's Lotus Mk IX at Silverstone

Editorial
Lotus in West Coast Vintage Racing 2007
HLR Annual Dinner
The Nineteen Sports-racing cars
HLR at the Club Elite Track Day at Goodwood
Letter about the Lotus 30
From the Lotus Eleven Registrar
Lotus 51 Number 13
The Lotus Queerbox Story - Part One
Lotus at the 1970 British Grand Prix
Race and Rally Results
Letter about Elite Aerodynamics
Berkeley - Inspiration for the Elite
The First Lotus in Australia - Addendum

Lotus Seven 50th Anniversary Meetings
Letter about Eleven LM150 at Silverstone 1957

Peter Ross
Bob Engberg
Peter Ross
Anthony Pritchard
John Watson
Ian Walker
Vic Thomas
Mark Litchfield
Mike Bennett and Nick Rossi
Brian Watson

Mike Marsden
Nigel Halliday
John Hilditch and Graham Howard
Charles Helps & John Watson
Ernie Unger

40 pages

one left

No 50 Autumn 2007 Cover: Hasse Nordstrom's Lotus Elite in Finland

Editorial
HLR at the Silverstone Classic
Lotus in the 1957 Mille Miglia
Lotus 30 and 40 in photographs
Letters
50th Anniversary of the Elite at Silverstone
From the Lotus Eleven Registrar
Silverstone Classic
Modeling the Marque
Book Reviews
Obituary - Alan Richardson
Letters
Elite Aerodynamic Performance
From the Lotus Mk VI Registrar
Meet the Mechanics
Goodwood Revival

Peter Ross
Peter Ross
Gregor Grant
Anthony Pritchard


Vic Thomas
Peter Ross
Mike Thorn
Peter Ross


Bill Andrews
Charles Helps
Peter Ross
Peter Ross

32 pages

No 49 Summer 2007 Cover: Joe Ward's Lotus Super Seven in California

Editorial
Racing with the Historic Sports Car Club
The 1954 Bol d'Or in a Mk VI
Historical Technical Passport and the Heritage Certificate
Letters
Joe Ward's Lotus Super Seven
Birth of the Seven
Lotus Seven Golden Jubilee at Donington Park
From the Lotus Eleven Registrar
Castle Combe Track Day 26th May
Book Review - Lotus - The Creative Edge
Obituary - Richard Spelberg
Lotus in F1 1962 and its Rivals
Forthcoming Events and Small Advertisements
HLR Honorary Members
Letters from Honorary Members

Peter Ross
Andy Shepherd
Jabby Crombac
Mike Stripe

Bruce Ward
Gilbert "Mac" McIntosh
John Hutchison
Vic Thomas
Peter Ross
Peter Ross
Mike Brotherwood
Anthony Pritchard

Peter Ross

28 pages

No 48 Spring 2007 Cover: Lotus Mk VI - the first Lotus in Australia

Editorial
The John Coombs Trophy
Fin de Saison US West Coast
To Lower a Seven
The First Lotus in Australia
Lotus Show Donington - March 17-18th 2007
Book Review - History of the Lotus 23 by Graham Capel
From the Eleven Registrar
Lotus 20 #20-J-968 The Beginning of a Love Affair
Formula One Eighteen - A Pictorial Survey
A Cracking Little Car (the Lotus Mark IX)
Lotus Eleven Sport Chassis No 203
Lotus Nineteen Chassis #959 Returns Home
A History of the Lotus Badge

Peter Ross
Mike Marsden
Bob Engberg
John Watson
Richard Fewster
John Watson
Bill Steagall
Vic Thomas
Chris Chilcott
Anthony Pritchard
Richard Ashmead
"Mac" McIntosh
Michael Snowdon
Mike Causer

28 pages

No 47 Winter 2006/7 Cover: Lotus Mk IV at Brooklands

Editorial
Goodwood Revival 2006
The Lotus Mk IV
Obituary - Gilbert "Mac" McIntosh
The Annual Dinner
The Lazenby Seventeen Special
A Classic Le Mans Bus Ride
From the Eleven Registrar
Club Lotus Castle Combe Track Day
Lotus Seven Road Test
Classic Silverstone 2006 - Race 7
Letters
Book Reviews
Racing my Lotus in the Fifties - Part 1

Peter Ross
Peter Ross
Martin Halliday
Mike Costin
Mike Marsden
Michael Brookes
Philip Jewell
Vic Thomas
Peter Ross
Priscilla Phipps
Peter Ross


Dan Margulies

No 46 Autumn 2006 Cover: Classic Le Mans Plateau 2 Start

40 pages

Editorial
Chairman's Message
Classic Le Mans 2006:
              HLR goes to Classic Le Mans
              Lotus wins Le Mans
              An HLR adventure in the Sarthe
              Memories
              Reminiscences
Queen's 80th Birthday Celebration
The Lotus 15 in Photographs    
Silverstone Classic 2006
Chuck Schroeder's Eleven
The Christmas Day Pantomime
Derek Jolly Honoured
The von Frankenberg Affair
Lotus Models
Monterey Historics 2006
Letter
HLR Calendar 2006/07

Vic Thomas
Mike Marsden

Vic Thomas
Philip Walker
Gordon Morris

Charles Helps
Vic Thomas
Paul Davis
Anthony Pritchard
Peter Ross
Bob Engberg
Mike Bennett

Mike Bennett
Jabby Crombac
Vic Thomas
Bob Engberg
Howden Ganley

32 pages

No 45 Summer 2006 Cover Lotus Eleven 50th Anniversary Reunion at Sebring
Bruce Miller and Stewart Smith head for downtown Sebring

Editorial from the Chairman
Sebring Reunion:
              The First Race for the Eleven
              Report
              Lightning Strikes again at Sebring
Love at First Sight
Auto Jumbles and Autojumbling
MG-powered Lotus 8s & 9s and their Rivals
Lotus 7X    
Letters

Book Reviews: Moonraker & JCL Marine
                        Lotus - The Competition Cars
Lotus 23 & 23B Sports-racing Cars
The Carroll Shelby/Jim Hall 150LM Eleven emerges

Mike Marsden
Colour photos
Victor Thomas
Bob Engberg
Bob Engberg
Glenn Stephens
Gordon Morris
Anthony Pritchard
John Watson
Gilbert McIntosh, Alvin Cohen and David Morgan
Sarah O'Hara
Anthony Pritchard
Anthony Pritchard
Victor Thomas

28 pages

No 44 Spring 2006 Cover Willie Griffiths in Lotus Sixteen at Silverstone 20th July 1958

Editorial from the Secretary General
Lotus at the 1956 Motor Show
Obituaries: Fred Bushell
                  Dizzy Addicott
The Birth of the Lotus Seven
In at the Start
The Lotus that Never Was
FWA Powered Lotus Cars & Rivals     
Lotus 16 Chassis 367
Extract 2 from "Lotus: The Early Years"
Lotus Eleven Le Mans LM150 Trilogy
Lotus Sports and Racing cars in Switzerland Letter
Elevens racing and a Mark VI

John Watson
Colour photos
Warren King
Mike Marsden

John Watson
Nigel Allen
Adam Currie

Anthony Pritchard
David Beard
Peter Ross

Richard Harris
Eric Perrin
Dave Kelsey
Colour photos

28 pages

No 43 Winter 2005/6 Cover Lotus Mk VIII Prototype at Oulton Park 12th June 1954

From the new Editor
Obituaries: Basil Denny
                  Bryan Hewitt
My season with the Mk 17
The Lotus Valiant

Obituaries: Keith Duckworth
                  Gerard "Jabby" Crombac
Extract from "Lotus: The Early Years"
Mystery of the first Mk VI Lotus
Letter in reply to Dave Kelsey
Boxing Day at Brands Hatch 1958
The Wheel comes Full Circle
From the Eleven Registrar
Letter about the Lotus 23

Victor Thomas
Ernie Unger
Peter Ross and SC&LO
Peter Horsman

Mike Bennett and
Floyd Lawrence

Ernie Unger
Peter Ross and SC&LO

Peter Ross
Charles Helps
Gilbert "Mac" McIntosh
John Watson

Nigel Allen
Victor Thomas
Andres Sta. Maria

16 pages

No 42 Summer 2005 Cover Lotus Eleven and Seventeen at Pau

Editorial
Keith Hall
A Mark IX at Le Mans
From the Eleven Registrar
Review of book Coventry Climax Racing Engines





Mike Wilson
Anthony Pritchard
Richard Ashmead

Victor Thomas
Kevin Whittle





32 pages

No 41 Spring 2005 Cover Cliff Allison

Editorial
The Lotus Show at Donington
Cliff Allison
The Westfield Eleven
From the Eleven Registrar
Obituaries - Cliff Allison


Lotus Sixteen Chassis No. 365
The '55 Sebring Lotus Mk IX
Pictures from the 2004 Classic Le Mans
The Prototype Lotus Twelve
A Bit of a (Mark VI) Mystery
History of the Lotus 18 Maserati Chassis No. 902
Technical matters: Trunnions and Uprights
Lightened Flywheels and Crankcase Breathers
Caterham Seven with Yamaha V8 engine
Vic Thomas's Lotus Seven wins Second Prize at Alexandra Palace

Mike Wilson
John Watson
Anthony Pritchard
Kevin Whittle

Victor Thomas
David Beard, Anthony Pritchard & Vic Thomas
David Beard

Clark Lance
Clark Lance
David Morgan
Charles Helps
Eric Perrin

John Oakley
Mike Marsden
Vic Thomas

Vic Thomas

24 pages

No 40 Winter 2005 Cover Lotus Eleven Brands Hatch

Editorial
Chassis 350
The Forgotten Lotus
The Maserati Man - Brian Naylor
The Maserati Eleven - A Trilogy
A Trip to the Desert

The New FIA Technical Passport
Starter Motors

Mike Wilson
Mike Bennett
Peter Ross

Anthony Pritchard
Victor Thomas

Ean Pugh
Victor Thomas
Mike Marsden

24 pages

No 39 Autumn 2004 Cover Lotus 49B at Shelsley Walsh

Editorial
Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb
Special Factory Treatment of a 1959 Lotus 7
Bromley Pageant of Motoring
Monterey Historics
The Prototype Mk.6
Lotus - The Early Years

From the 12 Registrar - Chassis 360
Lotus Sports and Racing Cars in Switzerland
Lotus Cars at the Goodwood Revival
From the Eleven Registrar - Technical Matters
Watkins Glen 1969

Mike Wilson
Mike Wilson
John Watson

John Scott-Davies
Peter Ross
Charles Helps
Peter Ross
Mike Bennett
Eric Perrin
Peter Ross
Vic Thomas
Sid Marler

No 38 Spring 2004 Cover Edgar Berre’s Lotus Eleven

Editorial
Lotus 19 Sports Cars
Team Celtic Racing
From the Eleven Registrar Vic Thomas
Climax - An Engine to be Proud Of
The 17th HLR Annual Dinner
Lotus Sports and Racing Cars in Switzerland
Lotus 12 Report

Mike Wilson
Kelvin Jones
Mike Wilson
Vic Thomas
John Watson
John Oakley
Eric Perrin
Mike Bennett

No 37 Autumn 2003 Cover Lotus Eleven racing at Spa

Editorial
30th Rolex Monterey Historic Automobile Races
Lotus 16 Chassis 362-2
Lotus Powered by Ford 30/40
Silverstone 750 Motor Club 50th 1172 Anniversary More on Gearboxes
Squarecut Summer Motoring
Lotus Customer Monocoques

Mike Wilson
Bob Engberg

David Beard
John Oakley
Vic Thomas
Ken Rogers
Charles Helps
Kevin Whittle

No 36 Summer 2003 Cover Lotus Mk VI racing at Silverstone

Editorial
Castle Combe Track Day
The First Monza Eleven
The Bromley Pageant
Lotus 12 Register Update
To Vienna the Hard Way
Arleigh Pilkey
The Gull Wing Coupe
HSCC/VSCC Silverstone

Mike Wilson
John Oakley
Vic Thomas

John Oakley
Mike Bennett
Alan Murray
Michael Gee
Vic Thomas
John Oakley

 

No 35 Spring 2003 Cover 1958 Geneva Motor Show

Editorial
Death of Jon Derisley
Saga of a Hot (Climax FWB) Camshaft
How heavy is your Eleven?
A Supercharged Mk 7
Lotus Fifteen - 619-S3 Meltdown
Lotus Single Seaters magazine
Lotus 16 # 363
Lotus racing 1954-64: The California Connection
VSCC Silverstone 22nd September
HLR 16th Annual Dinner

Mike Wilson
John Oakley
Vic Thomas
Vic Thomas
Chris Draper
Bill Colson
Kevin Whittle
David Beard
Bob Engberg
John Oakley
John Oakley

No 34 Autumn 2002 Cover Lotus Type 113 Grand Prix car Vol. 5 No. 9

Editorial
Putting the Record Straight: letter

Sid Marler Remembers
Tribute to Ecurie Ecosse and Lotus Engineering Motor Sport November 1957
Lotus Elite drawings
Le Mans Classic - Lotus wins Index of Performance
Death of Adam Currie
Swiss Surprise (Lotus 22)

The first Lotus Seven in the USA
Stroke Survivor makes Lotus Eleven

Review of book "Colin Chapman-Wayward Genius"

Mike Wilson
Nigel Allen

Sid Marler
Denis Jenkinson

Michael Turner
Des FitzGerald
Peter Ross
Kevin Whittle
John Watson
Ken Newson
Vic Thomas

 

No 33 Summer 2002 Charles Helps in his Lotus Mk. 6 - Vol.5 No.8

Editorial
Obituary - Derek Jolly 1927-2002
Withdrawal of HLR Plates
The Lotus Eleven Press Car
Lotus Cars owned by George Dixon
The Costin Mono
The Mark Anthony Lotus Eleven Bristol
A Tribute to Ecurie Ecosse and Lotus Engineering - Pt I
Lotus 12 Update
The Graham Hill Eleven Sport
Notes from our Historian
Thruxton 2001 - photographs

Mike Wilson
Mike Bennett
Vic Thomas
Jay Sloane
Bill Colson
Victor Thomas
Anthony Pritchard
Denis Jenkinson

Mike Bennett
Victor Thomas
Rob Lyall
Steve Clarke

No 32 Winter 2002 Colin and Hazel with Peter Ross at Le Mans 1958 Vol.5 No.7

Editorial
Battle of the Bristols
Historic Lotus Race

The Sea of Red - Silverstone 2001
Lotus 16 Chassis Number 364
Summer Get-together - Castle Combe
Who's Who


 

Mike Wilson
Anthony Pritchard
Vic Thomas

John Oakley
David Beard
Mike Marsden
Peter Ross

 

No 31 Summer 2001 Cover Lotus Sixteen at 1958
German Grand Prix Vol.5 No. 6

Editorial
Lotus 12 Restoration
The First XI
Memories of the Lotus 16
Lotus 16 Research
Lotus 16 and Lotus 51 Remembered
The Monza Record Breaker
Chapman's Extra Tube
Book Reviews

Mike Wilson
Anonymous
Vic Thomas
Anthony Pritchard
David Beard
Howard Gething
Vic Thomas
Vic Thomas
Vic Thomas

No 30 Winter 2001 Cover Goodwood 9 Hours 1955 Vol.5 No.5

Editorial
History of an XI

Air Vent Holes
A Letter from Coventry Climax

Ecurie Demi-Litre's Lotus XI
Lotus 18

Lotus 22-J-01
Mark VI Restoration

Lotus Vehicle ID Number Plates
Castle Combe - July 2000

Mike Wilson
Bob Engberg

Vic Thomas
Anonymous
Anthony Pritchard

Wybe L Geertsma
John Oakley
Charles Helps
Mike Marsden
Mike Marsden

No 29 Autumn 2000 Cover Neil Davies racing in his Lotus Eleven - Vol.5 No.4

Editorial
Lotus 20 FJ
John Dawson-Damer
The Lotus Factory Open Day
Diary of a Car
Coy's International
Type 18 Chassis No. 987192
Lotus ID Plates
The XI Maserati
The 305/552 Saga
What Goes Around
Kevlar Brake Pads

Castle Combe Celebration
Track Test (1961) Part Two

Mike Wilson
Chris Doubé

Marc Schagen
Vic Thomas
John Holmes
John Oakley
Simon Hamilton
David Whiteside
Victor Thomas
Victor Thomas
Malcolm Ricketts
Victor Thomas

Kevin Whittle
'Motor Clubman & Special Builder'


 

No 28 Summer 2000 The ex-John Coombs Lotus Eleven
with 1.5 litre Coventry Climax FPF engine
- Vol.5 No.3

Editorial
Lotus XI Series 1 Chassis No. 262

Lotus XI Series 2 Chassis No. 550
The 305/552 Saga
The Chairman's Car
Mark IX Brakes
Mark VIII Lotus - The Lesser Known Model
Mark XV Update
The Lotus Seven in Grand Prix Racing
Track Test (1961) Part One

Note: This issue was incorrectly labelled Spring 2000

Mike Wilson
Peter Yeoman

Vic Thomas
Vic Thomas
Mike Marsden
Mike Marsden
Bill Vincent
Bill Colson
Eric Perrin
'Motor Clubman & Special Builder'

 

No 27 Spring 2000 Two Lotus 18 FJ battle it out

Editorial
Looking Back at the Fifties
Club Lotus Australia
The Identity of the Lotus Mk 1
Square Cut Motoring
From the Lotus Seven Registrar
Lotus Mk 8 - 918 EMK
Mark Nine News
From the Lotus Eleven Registrar
From the Lotus Twelve Registrar
The Lotus Seventeen
Lotus Eighteen Update
Lotus18J - 746 Restoration Update
Lotus18J - 744 Restoration Update
One Man's Quest to rid himself of the dreaded black cross!
America 1999
A Season with the LM150 (Eleven with FPF motor)

Note: This issue was incorrectly labelled as No. 26

John Oakley
Tom Barnard
Marc Schagen
Mike Causer
Charles Helps
John Watson
Dave Kelsey
Mike Marsden
Victor Thomas
Mike Bennett
Anon
John Oakley
Chris Riley
John Holmes
Neil Davis
Ean Pugh
Ron Gammons
<-/p>

 

No 26 Winter 1999/2000 Chapman Lotus Mk 9 leads Ivor Bueb
in the Bobtail Cooper at Goodwood 30th May 1955

Editorial
Race of My Life - April 14th 1956
Highclere Castle Drive-in
Seven Corner
Lotus Mark Nine Production & Survivors
Square Cut Corrections
Lotus Twelve Memories - with Lotus in Morocco
Derek Jolly
Alan Hall Obituary
Eleven Chassis Design - The Missing Diagonal

Square Cut Summer Motoring
Eleven LM 150 - 305/552 continued
Lotus 19 Monte Carlo
The 750MC 1172 Formula

Vic Thomas
Tom Barnard
John Oakley
Eric Perrin
Mike Marsden
Charles Helps
Peter Ross
Mike Bennett
Bill Friend
Vic Thomas & Peter Ross
Charles Helps
Vic Thomas
Kevin Whittle
John Watson


38 pages
No 25 Summer 1999 Lotus Mk 9 of Tom Barnard and Lotus Mk 10 of Dimitri Kasterine at Oulton Park for the British Empire Trophy race 1956

Outgoing Secretary's Notes
New Secretary's Notes
The 12th HLR Annual Dinner
The Gunnar Nilsson Cancer Research Campaign
Lotus Learnings - Goodwood Festival of Speed
The Team Lotus Auction Sale 24th April
The Numbers Game - XAR 11
Lotus Races - Swedish History
Will the real Graham Hill Eleven Chassis Please Stand Up

Square Cut Summer Motoring
Historic Lotuseers - Gunnard Rubini
Update - Peter Gammon MG Special
Race Reports
Lotus 12 and Eleven Re-united
Lotus 18 & 18/21 Update
Frank Matich and the Lotus 19
Federation of British Historic Vehicle Clubs
Split Up Lotus Eleven Series 2 lives again!

Graham Capel
Vic Thomas
John Oakley
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
John Oakley
Graham Capel
Tomas Karlsson
Vic Thomas
Charles Helps
Pat Dennis
Dave Saunders
John Oakley
Mike Bennett
John Oakley
Kevin Whittle
Rob Lyall
Andy Bradshaw


30 pages


No 24 Spring 1999 Lotus Mk 9 of Tom Barnard and Lotus Mk 10 of Dimitri Kasterine at Oulton Park for the British Empire Trophy race 1956
The HLR Summer Drive-In and Picnic
The Brooklands Memorial Trophy/750 Bulletin/The First Lotus International Race Boreham 2nd September 1952
Claude Serre's Lotus Eleven
Historic Lotuseers - Mike Lawson Lotus Mk II & IV
13th HLR Annual Dinner
Birkett 750 MC Six Hour Relay - photos
Snetterton 31st October 1998 - photos
1960 Colour photos

Lotus Eleven Report
Lotus Twelve Report
Lotus Eleven Le Mans 150 Chassis '305' and '552'
Fifteen Update
Lotus 18 & 18/21 Update

John & Marylyn Oakley
Graham Capel

Claude Serre
Graham Capel
Graham Capel


John Spurall
Vic Thomas
Mike Bennett
Vic Thomas
Bill Colson
John Oakley


38 pages

 

No 23 Winter 1998 Lotus Mk 9 of Tom Barnard and Lotus Mk 10 of Dimitri Kasterine at Oulton Park for the British Empire Trophy race 1956

Autographed Invitation Ticket
A Tribute to Lotus
Obituaries: Jaques Savoye, John Dalton, Steve Sanville
Square Cut Summer Motoring
Racing a Lotus 6 at Coys Silverstone July 1998
The Lotus Twenty Three
Coys Silverstone 24-26th July - colour photos
Goodwood Revival 18-20th September - photos
Coys Lotus Cocktail Party - colour photos

The Goodwood Revival Meeting
Colin Chapman's memorial Statue
Fifteen Update
Looking Back - Again!
HLR Race Reports
Restoration Update - Lotus Eighteen 18J-746 Lotus Saluted in Canada - Mosport 29-341 May
The Lotus 50th Party

Silverstone 24th July
James Keeler
Graham Capel
Charles Helps
Jon Derisley
Andres Santa Maria


John and Marylyn Oakley
Bill Colson
Bill Colson
Ernie Unger
John Oakley
Chris Riley
Norm Mort
Vic Thomas

HLR Registrars Papers November 1998
The three sister '56 Le Mans Elevens undergoing scrutineering

The first Works Lotus Eleven
The missing 1956 Works Le Mans Eleven #210
A visit to Gunnar Rubini
The Nash Metropolitan Connection
Performances at the Hethel Sprint

Eleven versus Mk VI

 

Jay Sloane and Vic Thomas
Vic Thomas
Vic Thomas
Vic Thomas
Vic Thomas
Vic Thomas

No 22 Summer 1998 Mk 9 of Tom Barnard and Lotus Mk 10 of Dimitri Kasterine at Oulton Park for the British Empire Trophy race 1956
Merv Therriault - Team Lotus Mechanic
Lotus Badges
Lotus Works, Tottenham Lane - Present State
Replica Lotus Mk VI
Birkett Six Hour Relay Race
100E Gears into E93A Torque Tube Axle
Lotus Seven GT
Goodwood Festival of Speed
Brooks Auction Goodwood 12th June
The Federation of British Historic Vehicle Clubs
Jim Clark Memorial Dinner Brands Hatch 6 June
Brands Hatch Lotus Anniversary Race Meeting
Lotus 50th Anniversary - the Elite
Fifteen Update
Le Circuit de Montagne D'Auvergne
Car Exchange - Lotus adverts

Graham Capel
Graham Cape
Nigel Halliday
Mike Ince
Graham Capel
Tony Weale
Fibrepair Ltd Advert
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Rob Lyall
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Hank Mauel
Bill Colson
Not known
Christophe Pund


32 pages

No 21 June 1998 Mk 9 of Tom Barnard and Lotus Mk 10 of Dimitri Kasterine at Oulton Park for the British Empire Trophy race 1956

Lotus Races at Hethel
Donington Historic Races May 1977
The Last Major Victory of the Lotus Nineteen
50 Years of Lotus 1948-98
Coventry Climax Engines 1953-66
A Lotuseer Looks Back - 1967
Ford 100E-EN93A Torque Tubes
Lotus Eighteen F1 Cutaway Drawing
Jerry Grant's Lotus Nineteen-Buick
FIA Historic Commission proposal for What Constitutes a Historic Racing Car
The Law and Lotus
Lotus Fifteen Update
Lotus Builds a Formula 1

Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Kevin Whittle
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Tom Barnard
John Porter
Dick Ellis
from Victory Lane
Alan Putt

Tom Monk
Bill Colson
from Sportscar Quarterly


32 pages

No. 20 Spring 1998  Mike Anthony Mark VI - NUF 100 "In my youth I suffered from the illusion that if you did not apply the brakes you could go around corners faster!"

Preview of Lotus 50th Anniversary at Brands Hatch
Roll Over Bar on Export Lotus Elevens
Eleven Registrar Wanderings - Toronto
Mark VI Registrar's Notes
A Lotus Agent in Australia - Trials & Tribulations of
Lotus 49 - an Author's Plea for Help
The Eleventh HLR Annual Dinner
So What Happened when my FWB engine failed?
Lotus Twelve - Marque History
Paul Fletcher. Willie Griffiths
Mallory Park Monument to Colin Chapman
Fifteen Update
Enthusiasts Holiday - Racing a Lotus Twelve

Graham Capel
Vic Thomas
Vic Thomas
Charles Helps
John Hilditch
Mike Oliver
John & Marylyn Oakley
John Oakley
Graham Capel
Ernie Unger
Ian Davies
Bill Colson
Stephen F Wilder


32 pages

No. 19 Winter 1997 Mike Anthony Mark VI - NUF 100 "In my youth I suffered from the illusion that if you did not apply the brakes you could go around corners faster!"

Secretary's Notes
Claiming an Original Registration Number
Rootes Engined Loti
Air Outlet Slots on the first Team Lotus Elevens
Lotus Export Sales Bulletin No 1
Peter Gammon reunited with his Mark VI
Eddie Jenkinson's Lotus Seven S1 FWB
The 150 LM Lotus Elevens
Historic Lotus Cars changing hands
Coys Silverstone
Mallory Park Lotus Memorial
Feedback from members at Coys Silverstone
Corgi Lotus Eleven Model
North American Lotus Eleven Register Magazine
Edward Lewis & the first outing of the Seven
The Lotus Eleven raced by Rick Paddock
Grand Prix Seven
Fifteen Update
Letters
The new Coventry Climax Formula 2 Engine
New Ferret photograph of Six Mile Stable cars

Graham Capel
Vic Thomas
Chris Draper
Vic Thomas
Mike Bennett
Graham Capel
Anon
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Anon
Graham Capel
James Morton
Graham Capel
John Watson
John Watson
John Watson
Bill Colson
Various
The Motor
Ted Walker


32 pages
No. 18 Summer 1997  Mike Anthony Mark VI - NUF 100 "In my youth I suffered from the illusion that if you did not apply the brakes you could go around corners faster!"

Secretary's Notes
Finding Eleven No 150
Grand Prix of Monaco Historique
11th HLR Annual Dinner
Return to Crystal Palace
Silverstone Le Mans Tribute
Le Mans 1997 and Glorious Goodwood
Reflections of Indianapolis
Lotus Eighteen Register Update
Eleven at Sebring 1957 - Doc Wyllie & Doc Johnson
Fifteen Update
Federation of British Historic Vehicle Clubs
Ferret Photo: Stirling Moss in Lotus Nineteen
Non-Ferrous castings

Graham Capel
Vic Thomas
Graham Capel
John Oakley
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
John Oakley
John Oakley
Anon
Bill Colson
Rob Lyall
Ted Walker
Andy Reeves



36 pages
No. 17 Easter 1997  Mike Anthony Mark VI - NUF 100 "In my youth I suffered from the illusion that if you did not apply the brakes you could go around corners faster!"

Secretary's Notes and Events
London Classic Car Show Alexandra Palace
Donington
Preview of GP de Monaco Historique
Preview of Crystal Palace Circuit Anniversary
Innes Ireland Memorabilia Auction
Know Your Signals in Cartoons Squarecut Winter Motoring (Mark VI)
Feedback from Australian GP at Melbourne
Lotus Mk IX - XPE6
Strange Powerplants in American Lotuses
Lotus Mk VI Front Mudguards
Talk by Peter Lumsden CBE
Bill Friend's Stable of Thoroughbreds
Lotus Valiant
Emmerson Fittipaldi
Lotus 18 FJ Research Request
Keith Hall's Lotus Eleven #171
Sebring Eleven #275
Tracing Lotus Eleven with Crossly engine
Fifteen Update
DIY Acrylic Mouldings
Ferrett Photo: Innes Ireland & Pete Lovely
Trying a Lotus Mk VI
Summit Point Races in USA
Report on Sonoma Races & Preview of Lime
Rock Races USA

Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Giles of the Daily Express
Charles Helps
Simon Taylor
Gordon Morris
Pat Dennis
Peter Lumsden
Bill Friend
Roger Sieling
Bill Friend
Chris Riley
Chris Draper
Brett Johnson
Graham Capel
Bill Colson
Bill Colson
Ted Walker
Bob Smart
Lee Raskin
Susan Dixon
Vic Oliver



36 pages
No. 16 Winter 1996/97  Mike Anthony Mark VI - NUF 100 "In my youth I suffered from the illusion that if you did not apply the brakes you could go around corners faster!"

Secretary's Notes
Christmas Cards
Forthcoming Events
A Chat with John Teychenne
Early Lotus Elevens and the Moreton Special
Lotus & Cooper World Record Attempts
Discussion Points
A Lotuseer looks back Part 6
Southern Lotus Racing - USA
Rich Crouch Lotus Seventeen #652
Club Elite Goodwood
Groveair Snetterton
10th HLR Annual Dinner
Club Lotus Cups and Prizes
Lotus Eleven Le Mans #181
Coventry Climax FPF Engine
Letters
Books and Videos
Lotus Eleven - Nardi

Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Rob Lyall
Rob Lyall
Bill Colson
Tom Barnard
James Williams
Rich Crouch
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Hans Nordstrom
Kevin Whittle
Various
Graham Capel
Gordon Morris





36 pages
No. 15 Autumn 1996 Mike Anthony Mark VI - NUF 100 "In my youth I suffered from the illusion that if you did not apply the brakes you could go around corners faster!"

Secretary's Notes
Jabby Crombac's Eleven
Eleven Chassis #308
Lotus Mk IIIb ONK408
Members' Cars News, Mk VIII, Twelve #353
Club Lotus News-First Eight issues
A Page of Mk VIs
Square Cut Summer Motoring
MK VI Update
A Lotuseer Looks Back Part 5
Book Reviews: Davidstow & Lotus Formula Juniors
The Tony Huggett Eleven #168 in Singapore
Le Mans Lotus #211 Back in UK after 40 Years
Event Reports
Goodwood Festival of Speed
Silverstone Tribute to Peter Jopp
Lotus Eleven #171 ex-Keith Hall
Lotus Twelve ex-Charles Vogele
American Report
Seen and Heard
Ferret Photo: Graham Capel in Lotus Eleven GT
Fifteen Update
Evolution of the Lotus Eighteen F1 Car
Link Up - Questions and Answers
Bleeding Problems

Graham Capel
Robert Barker
Robert Barker
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Charles Helps
Charles Helps
Charles Helps
Tom Barnard
Graham Capel
Rob Lyall
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Eric Perrin
Bill MacEachern
Graham Capel
Ted Walker
Bill Colson
John Oakley
Graham Capel
Bill Colson





36 pages
No. 14 Summer 1996 Mike Anthony Mark VI - NUF 100 "In my youth I suffered from the illusion that if you did not apply the brakes you could go around corners faster!"

Secretary's Notes
Forthcoming Events
Lotus Eleven Wiring Diagram
Historic Lotuseers - What are they?
Mike Anthony's Talk - A Mechanic's View
Moroso Florida -Spring Fling and Sebring 40 Years On
The Sadler Strut Rear Suspension
Doc and Peg Wyllie's cars - Mk IX, Eleven and 17
Another Le Mans Eleven - Sequel
Ferret Photo: Dennis Wilkins' Mk VI
Lotus Seven Series 1 Chassis List
Lotus Twelve Report
Fifteen Update
Lotus Eighteen #369
Lotus Nineteen Sports Racing Car
Lining up holes
Link Up
Jones Racing Team Special
Letters

Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Russ Hoenig
Graham Capel
Ernie Unger
Bill MacEachern and Graham Capel
Jack Boxstrom
Jesse 'Doc' Wyllie
Jabby Crombac
Ted Walker
John Watson
Mike Bennett
Bill Colson
John Oakley
Kevin Whittle
Bill Colson
Bill Colson
Sports Car Specials mag




24 pages
No. 13 Easter 1996 Mike Anthony Mark VI - NUF 100 "In my youth I suffered from the illusion that if you did not apply the brakes you could go around corners faster!"

Secretary's Notes
Forthcoming Events
Lotus Eleven Series 1-1/2
Pierre Pinelli's Eleven #182
Australian Fifteens
Lotus Eleven #188
Peter Austin's Lotus 15
James Hamlin's Lotus Eleven S2 #300
Australian Historic Lotus History
Researching the History of the Eleven
The Lotus Eleven - Osca
The Nimrod Specials
Mike Anthony's Talk
Sources of Silentbloc and Metalastic Bushes
Another Le Mans Eleven Discovered!!!
Lotus 18 - The First Six Months

 

Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Chris Draper
Graham Capel
Paul Samuels
Robert Barker
Graham Capel
James Hamlin
John Partridge
Rob Lyall
Rob Lyall
Rob Lyall
Graham Capel
Nigel Halliday
Graham Capel
John Oakley





32 pages
No. 12 Winter 1995 Mike Anthony Mark VI - NUF 100 "In my youth I suffered from the illusion that if you did not apply the brakes you could go around corners faster!"

Secretary's Notes
Colin Bennett's Legacy
Obituary - Don Asser
Dave Havelock's  Nimrod/Lotus 12
Lotus 12 Chassis 351 "Sabakat"
Missing Lotus 12 turns up in Belgium
Lotus Mk X Bristol #88 and Lotus 12 #356
Lotus Fifteen S3 #626
Seven S1 Steering
9th HLR Annual Dinner
Ketteringham Hall Team Lotus Open Day
A Lotuseer Looks back - Part 4
Lotus Eleven - the first Round Tubed chassis frame
Lotus Mk VI OGD3
Lotus Elevens - What happened to the 1957 Le Mans cars?
The 22nd Monterey Historic Automobile races
The Lotus-Austin Mk III

Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Don Asser
Don Asser & Graham Howard
Graham Capel
Eric Perrin
Marc Schagen
Tony Weale
John Oakley
Graham Capel
Tom Barnard
Ernie Unger
Rich Cwik
Graham Capel
Mo Moscovitz
Alan Putt





32 pages
No. 11 Summer 1995 Mike Anthony Mark VI - NUF 100 "In my youth I suffered from the illusion that if you did not apply the brakes you could go around corners faster!"

Secretary's Notes
Forthcoming Events
Planned Demolition Of Lotus Hornsey Works
Early Days at Lotus - Part 2
Letter re Eleven #216
Lotus Mk VI - XML6
Lotus Festival at Monterey
Goodwood Festival of Speed
Coys Silverstone
Obituary - Colin Bennett
Sears Point Vintage Races
Sebring Races
Lotus Eleven-Maserati #192
Lotus Eleven-Osca
Lotus 12 #356 and 361
Writing the Lotus Eleven book
Racing a Lotus 61 Formula Ford

Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Nigel Allen
Graham Capel
Tony Weale
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Mo Moscovitz
Al Bahoric
Eric Perrin
Eric Perrin
Don Asser
Graham Capel
Kevin Stanzl





28 pages
No. 10 Easter 1995             Cover: Bill Friend's Eleven #186 Silverstone 1974

Secretary's Notes
Forthcoming Events
Obituaries: Chris Harvey and Frank Costin
                   Frank Coltman and Dave Jemmett
Early Days at Lotus - Part 1
From the Mk VI Registrar
Lotus 12 Queerbox photo
Seven Stories
Lotus Eleven #535 discovered
Non-Climax engined Lotus Elevens
Lotus 12 #353
Lotus 15 - Alfa Romeo #604
Lotus Eleven #216
A Lotuseer Looks Back - Part 3
Lotus 19 Monte Carlo #959

Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Dave Kelsey
Nigel Allen
Charles Helps
Mike Bennett
Chris Draper
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Don Asser
Howard Robinson
Graham Capel
Tom Barnard
Jack Boxstrom





32 pages
No. 9 Winter 1994/5             Cover: Bill Friend's Eleven #186 Silverstone 1974

Register Notices
Secretary's Notes
Proposed HLR visit to the Monterey Historic races
Obituary: Andrew Ferguson
Jabby Crombac's Eleven
Ruth Ellis
Lotus Mk VI The Empire Special WMU1
Retirements: Dave Jemmett, Ron Cleaver & Roger Tanner
HLR Display at Coys Silverstone
Club Elite Goodwood
HLR 8th Annual Dinner
Willie Griffith in a Lotus 12
Colin Chapman and his F1 Emeryson drive
Seven in Australia
Classic & Sports Car mag feature Seven
Rebuilding Lotus Mk VI XML6
Williams & Pritchard Body Plates
Wakefield Park Circuit Australia
The Ted Lewis Mk VI Special
Eleven Chassis #503
Fifteen Chassis # 604
Lotus 12 Restoration
From the Mark VI Registrar
Book Review "Lotus Sports Racers"
Lotus Eleven S2 cars with MG ZA/ZB Magnette Gearbox
Mosport Classic racing
Mark IX PDD76 discovered

Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel and Vic Thomas
Autosport
Tony Weale & Nigel Allen
Tony Weale & Nigel Allen
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Bill Friend
Denis Jenkinson
Chris Doubé
Mark Hughes
Tony Weale
Graham Capel
Paul Samuels
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Howard Robinson
Don Asser
Charles Helps
Bill Colson
Charles Hunter
Norm Mort
Graham Capel





24 pages
No. 8 Summer 1994             Cover: Bill Friend's Eleven #186 Silverstone 1974

Secretary's Notes
HLR Picnic at Silverstone 11th June
VSCC Silverstone 11th June in Pictures
Recollections of working at the Progress Chassis Co
A Lotuseer Looks Back - Part 2
Team Lotus - The Beginning
From the Mark VI Registrar
Lotus Seven Corner
The American Elevens
Lotus cars offered at Auctions
                  

 

Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Dave Kelsey
Tom Barnard
Graham Capel
Charles Helps
Chris Draper
Graham Capel
Graham Capel





28 pages
No. 7 Easter 1994             Cover: Bill Friend's Eleven #186 Silverstone 1974

Secretary's Notes
Forthcoming Events
Grand Prix of Gibraltar - Revue of record
From the Mark VI Registrar
Lotus Seven Corner
Lotus Seven Chassis No 871
Had Fifteen - did travel
Book Review - Colin Chapman Lotus Engineering by Hugh Haskell
Recollections of working at the Progress Chassis Co
Mark IX XPE6
Lotus Twelve at the Rock, USA
News from Down Under
Colin Chapman's Ford Zephyrs and Zodiacs
The Early Climax FWA engines
Lotus - The Beginning
A Lotuseer Looks Back - Part 1
Lotus Queerbox 1959
The latest Dunlop Racing Tyre
               

 

Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Charles Helps
Chris Draper
Tom Clapham
Bill Colson
Bill Colson
Dave Kelsey
Graham Capel
Bob Harrington
Marc Schagen
Graham Capel
Mike Marsden
Nigel Allen
Tom Barnard
Diagram
David Phipps




28 pages
No. 6 Winter 1993/94             Cover: Bill Friend's Eleven #186 Silverstone 1974

Secretary's Notes
Obituary - Innes Ireland
Book Reviews: Lotus Seven by Tony Weale
       Yearbook Lotus Club Holland by Olav Glasius
       Classic Sports & Bishop Original Illustrations
Forthcoming Events
Lotus Seven Corner
Lotus Mk VI
Lotus Seven with Eleven Rear Body
The Ruth Ellis Mystery
Chapman's Formula 1 Drives
Recollections of working at the Progress Chassis Co
Lotus Mk VIII SAR5 in Germany
Lotus Mk IX HUD139
More on Ruth Ellis
The 1955 Motor Show Mark IX
Sheep in Wolves Clothing - Part 2
HLR 7th Annual Dinner (Lunch)

Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Chris Draper
Dave Kelsey
Wolfgang Reichert
Wolfgang Reichert
Denis Jenkinson
Dave Kelsey
Wolfgang Reichert
Dave Kelsey
Dave Kelsey
Charles Abernathy
Brian Gibson
Graham Capel





24 pages

 

No. 5 Summer 1993             Cover: Bill Friend's Eleven #186 Silverstone 1974

Secretary's Notes
Obituary - Britt Pierce
Seven Information
My Lotus Mk VI
Lotus Seven Comments
Lotus and Ruth Ellis
Club Lotus Castle Combe
Brands Hatch Tribute to John Surtees
Lotus Twelve and Cliff Allison
Lotus Mk VI 187MML
Quiz Questions
Lotus-The Magazine of the Marque
Lotus Tuners - Willie Griffiths
Letter - Special Builders
Invitation from Club Elite to Goodwood
Sale Reports
Preview - HLR 7th Annual Dinner/Lunch
 

Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Chris Draper
John Ingham
Tony Weale
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
John Humphrey
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Sports Car & Lotus Owner
Denis Jenkinson
Nick Raven
Graham Capel
Graham Capel




28 pages
No. 4 Spring 1993             Cover: Bill Friend's Eleven #186 Silverstone 1974

Secretarial Jottings
Obituary - Paul Emery
Registration Plates
From the Seven Registrar
Six Mile Stable
Lotus Mk 2
Report from California
The Paul Matty pre 1975 Lotus Hillclimb Challenge
John Springett Racing
Forthcoming Events
Historic 1172 Formula Racing
Recollections of working at the Progress Chassis Co
From the Eleven Registrar
Watkins Glen - September 1992
Club Lotus Dance 1959
Edward Lewis's achievements in his Lotus Mk 9
The 1957/8 Lotus Register
What was the first Lotus in each series?
George Row's Eleven
Lotus Seven with Lotus Eleven Rear body
Lotus Quiz
Men and Cars - Colin Chapman (from Sporting Motorist 1961)

Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Chris Draper
Charles Helps
Graham Capel
John Springett
Graham Capel
John Springett
Graham Capel
David Morgan
Dave Kelsey
Vic Thomas
Graham Capel
Autosport
M A Bate
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Photo
Photo
Graham Capel
David Phipps




28 pages
No. 3 Winter 1992/93              Cover: Bill Friend's Eleven #186 Silverstone 1974

Secretarial Jottings
Subscriptions
HLR Vehicle Registration Plates
Profile - Edward Lewis
Bonneville Speed record attempt in Eleven #224
From the Eleven Registrar
The Historic Lotuseers Afternoon Tea
HLR 6th Annual Dinner
Lotus Twelve #353
Paul Matty Challenge
Paul Samuels in his Lotus Fifteen
Barry Bates in his Lotus Fifteen
The ex-Peter Ashdown Lotus Eleven #303
Lotus Business Cards
Letter from Colin Chapman to Ted Lewis
In Search of the 1956 Works Elevens - A reply
20 Gauge Elektron Bodywork
Mark VI #51
Classic Elan stolen
Death of Arthur Hay
The British Racing Drivers Club
Elite Lotus Magazine Review

Graham Capel
Mary Hobson
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Bill MacEachern
Vic Thomas
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Don Asser
Philip Rushforth
Photo
Photo
Bob Tabor
Nigel Allen
Edward Lewis
Dave Kelsey
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Derek Duncan




24 pages
No. 2 Summer 1992             Cover: Bill Friend's Eleven #186 Silverstone 1974

Secretarial Jottings
Historic Lotuseer - Adrien Schagen
VSCC Mike Hawthorne Memorial Trophy Race Meeting
Historic pre-1973 Sports Car Race at Brands Hatch
Paul Matty Sports Cars Hillclimb Challenge
Eleven #209 Discovered
A Bogus Lotus
Lotus Mark I
Classic Prescott in a Mark VI
Dinner Photo
Preview of 6th HLR Annual Dinner
From the Eleven Registrar
The Eleven 1-1/2 Again and Again
Eleven 1-1/2
Back Door Elevens
Seven S2 and 3 Tail Lights
Progress Chassis Co.
Cheshunt Elevens
Registration Plates
Bryan Hewitt and his Elite
Book Review: Design Stressing by Gilbert McIntosh
V W Derrington Advertisement from 1955/6

To be continued

Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Paul Matty
Bill Warner
Alan Read
Graham Capel
Charles Helps
Bill Colson
Graham Capel
Victor Thomas
Graham Capel
Robin Read
Robin Read
Nigel Halliday
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Photo
Bill Colson
anon





20 pages
No. 1 Easter 1992             Cover: Bill Friend's Eleven #186 Silverstone 1974

From the Editor
From the Founder
Secretary's Notes
HLR Registration Plates
Classic & Historic Vehicle Register
Mark IX Rack & Pinion Steering
Lotus Mk VIII 624BMG ex-Dutton
From the Eleven Registrar
Mark X drawings in Jabby's Book
Millers Collectors Cars Price Guide
Lotus Eleven #150
Historic Lotuseer - Bill Colson
Lotus Eleven Series 1-1/2
Philippe Pernac's Mark VI
Spin Off
John Teychenne and Bill Friend's Mk VI
Lotus Learnings - Peter Ross
Paul Matty Sportscars - pre 1973 Lotus Hillclimb Challenge
Forthcoming Events
In Search of the 1956 Works Elevens
Australian Input

That completes all the magazines.  Next step is the Newsletters

Graham Capel
Vic Thomas
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Bill Vincent
Graham Capel
Vic Thomas
Mike Anthony
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Philippe Pernac
David Morgan
Photo
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Adrien Schagen



Newsletters

There are three volumes of Newsletters, 55 in total: Vol 1 No 1 April 1975 to No 25 Sept    1982   25Vol 2 No 1 Jan   1983 to No 20 Dec     1988   20

Vol 3 No 1 Mar  1989 to No 10 Winter  1991   10





26 pages

 

Newsletter Volume 3 Number 10 Winter 1991

Secretary's Notes
Colin Chapman's Only Formula One race
Mike Brotherwood Mark VI Restorations
Historic 1172 Formula Racing
Historic Lotuseer No. 11 - John Marshall
From the Eleven Registrar
HLR 5th Annual Dinner
Colin Bennett - the Gab Man
Club Elite Goodwood
Lotus Fifteen #611
Lotus Eleven S2 Chassis number unknown
Mid Ohio Vintage Races
Woodley 750cc Special
Mille Miglia 1991 in an Eleven
Colin Chapman - Lightweight Cars are Safer
Gilbert McIntosh - The Stress Man
The Twin Cam Climax FW engine
Lotus Mk X Bristol PCD13 re-registered
Jim Clark Memorial Room at Duns
Outside Mike Brotherwood's Workshop
Progress Chassis Co. Lightweight Trailer

Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Mike Brotherwood
David Morgan
Graham Capel
Victor Thomas
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Graham Capel
Robert Matthews
Graham Capel
Alan Hopes
Malcolm Ricketts
Motor Racing - October 1959
Graham Capel
Andrew Ferguson
Graham Capel
Ian Scott Watson
Photo
Photo

Index to Vols 1-3 of HLR NewslettersHLR member Walter Okon has produced an index for the first three volumes of our Newsletters. To search for information on a particular subject use "Edit - Find (on This Page)".  If you have Internet Explorer 7 it is the magnifying glass at the top right hand corner.This rest of this page is not complete and is being worked on. Index for Newsletters Vol 1 (Incorporating Technical Index compiled by Mike Fletcher Issue Nos 1 -7)
Reference numbers show issue number followed by page number.
Some cross indexing is included but is not comprehensive

A

Air Intake Duct ..................................................................4 -16
Aluminium ........................................................................7 -3, 10 -16
Aluminium Body Panels ...................................................1 -4, 3 -8, 4 -15, 5 -6, 6.-13
Aluminium Repairs ...........................................................4 -4
''Anerley Ramp Revisited" -Eric Parsons ...........................21 -7

B
Birkett 6 Hour Relay Race Report .....................................10 -15
Blueprints Available ..........................................................3 -10
Body Clips .........................................................................3 -3, 7 -1
Body Hinge Grommets ......................................................5 -2. 6 -7
Body Panels -.....................................................................See Aluminium or Fibreglass Body Panels .
Brakes ...............................................................................4 -2, 4 -3. 4 -15, 4 -16, 5 -2. 6 -2, 6 -12
Brake Part Nos ..................................................................3 -9
Bushes ..............................................................................1 -4. 5 -6

C
Cables ...............................................................................6 -11
"Chassis Notes" -Details of Cars in South Africa ...............13 -7
Chassis Numbers -Mark I5 and 17 .....................................12 -14
                          ...Mark 19 ................................................12 -15
                            .Mark 23 ................................................14 -8
                            .Mark 11 ................................................23 -4
Chassis Repairers ...............................................................1 -4. 6 -11
Chassis Tubing ...................................................................3 -6
Classic Car Show Report 1980 ..........................................19 -2
Climax Engines ..................................................................1 -4, 3 -10, 4 -14, 7 -2
Climax Manuals .................................................................1 -2
Climax Manual update .......................................................1 -2
Climax Parts List ................................................................1 -4. 4 -16
Clutch .................................................................................1 -4
Crack Testing ......................................................................4 -15
Cosworth 105E -116E Based Engines ................................ 20 -5
Cutaway Drawing Eleven ...................................................1 -1, 17 -9, 20 -7
Cutaway Drawing Seventeen .............................................17 -9

D

De Dion ..............................................................................3 -8. 4 -2
De Dion -Assembly of for Eleven ........................................9 -5
Differential .........................................................................4 -6
Disc Brakes -Eleven Front ..................................................9 -6
Donington HLR Report 1977................................................9 -6
                                    1978 .............................................12 -4
                                    1979 .............................................15 -4
                                    1980 .............................................18 -2
                                    1981 .............................................22 -2
Door Catches ...................................................................11 -2
Driving a Historic Lotus on the Road ...............................10 -14
Dunlop Racing Tyres Available .........................................9 -4
Dunlop R6 Tyres -Revs/Mile .............................................16 -6
Dzus Fasteners ..................................................................1 -4, 4 -8. 5 -4

E
Eight - Tracing the Mk 8 Lotus .........................................11 -5 to 7, 12 -12 to 13
Eight -  918 EMK By Dave Kelsey .....................................13 -10
Eleven -Advertisement -Specifications etc.                      20 -2
            Cutaway                                                               17 -9
            Chassis Histories and Numbers ............................23 -4
            Door Catches .......................................................11 -2
            Drawings .............................................................20 -7
            Early History ........................................................10 -2
            Fitting 1275cc Type Gearbox ...............................15 -6
            Gearbox Mountings .............................................14 -4
            Generator with Tacho Drive -Secretary's Notes ...20 -10
            Ghia .....................................................................13 -20, 14 -5
            GT ..........................................................................7-13
            Engine List ...........................................................13 -8
            At Le Mans ...........................................................12 -7
            Rob Lyall's Historical Research ............................19 -4
            New Parts Available ..............................................9 -4
            Original Owners List ............................................13 -19, 23 -4
Eleven -Series One Front Suspension ..............................19 -3
            Series One Stub Axles -Origin .............................19 -1
            Speedometer Cable -Secretary. Notes .................20 -10
            Steering Column ..................................................16 -7
            Windscreen ..........................................................19 -1
Engine -See Climax
Engineering -General .........................................................6 -11
Engine Mountings ...............................................................4 -15
Exhaust ...............................................................................1 -4, 3 -3, 6 -2
"Expedition To Zolder" ......................................................14 -6 F
F1 Single Seaters -Histories ..............................................10 -6

Fibreglass Body Parts .........................................................4 -13, 7 -6
Fifteen -Reprint of Description ..........................................23 -15
Frame -See Chassis
Free Telephone Advice ......................................................1 -4
French Lotus Equipe .........................................................15 -5
Front Axle ...........................................................................3 -10, 4 -15, 6 -12, 7 -2, 7 -6, 19
Front Suspension ................................................................4 -15, 7 -6, 7 -7, 19- 3
Front Disc Brakes ................................................................9 -6
Fuel Tank ............................................................................4 -14
Fuel Tank Caps .................................................................10 -13 G
Goodwood Report 1977 .....................................................10 -11

                              1980 .....................................................16-5
GT Elevens...........................................................................7 -13 H
Header Tank .......................................................................4 -13
Headlamp Covers ...............................................................1 -4. 4 -16, 11 -3, 11 -8
Headlamp Covers Fasteners ...............................................4 -3
Holes - Cutting in Aluminium ............................................10 -16
HLR South Africa ..............................................................16 -4
Hubs ...................................................................................4 -2. 4 -15, 7 -7
K
Knock -On Wheels -Tightening Torques ...........................21 -4
L
Le Mans Regulation Hood ..................................................1 -4
Lotus 18 and 19 Five Speed Gearboxes .............................9 -2
Lotus 47 15 -9, 17 -7 Lotuseers Reprint -Chris Barber 21 -7 Lucas Part Nos 3 -10 MMachine Work 1 -4 maintenance (Costin) 1 -1 Manifolds 1 -4, 6 -2 Maserati Engined Eleven 9 -2 Nineteen -Article and Description 19 -80Oddie Fasteners for Headlamp Covers 4 -3 PPedals 5 -6 Perspex Roadlamp Covers 11 -3 Pop Rivets 10 -1 Production Figures 10 -11 RRadiator Mountings 3 -9, 4 -15, 5 -6 Radius Rod End Clamps for Marks 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 51 15 -3 Repair Manual 4 -2, 7 -2 Reprints Marks 6, 9, 12. 15 21 -10 to end Rev Counters 1 -2, 6 -11 SSeven -Series One Odds and Ends 11 - Supercharged S1 Climax 16 -9 7600 rpm Down the Mulsanne (Eleven at Le Mans) 12 -8Seventeen -Cutaway and Description 17 -10, 23 -15 Six -"Square Cut Motoring" 9 -8, 13 -5, 15 -1            Chris Smith Racing 14 -7            Photocopy Brochures Etc 17 - Sixteen -Research 21 -2 Side Valve Ford Tuning 9 -9 Side Valve Ford Tuning Equipment Supplier 9 -1 Single Seater (Fl) Histories 10 -6 Shafts 4 -2 Specification Sheets 1 -1 Speedo 6 -11 Sperex for Exhausts 10 -13 Spring/Shock Absorbers 1 -4, 3 -10, 4 -7, 5 -6 S U Carburettors 1 -4 Starter Cable 6 -11 Steering 3 -10, 3 -15, 4 -15 Services List 9 -10 TTen 6 -9, 12 -12 Thirty Chassis List 21 -15 Twelve -Reprint Autosport Description 17 -5 Twenty Three -Big Engined 16 -10 Drawings 23 -16 "Tracing The Mark 8 Lotus" 11 -,12 -11 Track Test Eleven 7 -11 Tyres -Dunlop Racing Available 9 -4 UUniversal Joints -Steering 4 -14, 5 -6, Transmission 4 -15 V7 -8 Vehicle Registrations -UK 11 -4
WWeber Settings 3 -10, 17 -7 Wheels -Knock on Tightening Torques Wobbly 3 -3, 4 -3, 5 -1, 5 -5, 7 -6, 15 -3 Wheel Bearings 4 -15 Windscreen 1 -4. 6 -11 Wiring Diagrams 3 -10

Index to newsletters from issue number 24 Volume 1 through to issue number 15 volume 2.

Although the newsletters covered (other than issue 15 Volume 2) were printed without page numbers I have simplify numbered every printed side other than the front covers, in the order that they were bound. I hope and trust that all the newsletters received by members were bound in the same order!The page numbers that are printed in Newsletter number 9 Volume 2 are not referred to in this index as these particular numbers apply only to the article about the Mark Nine written by Mike Marsden. Some cross indexing is included but is not comprehensive. A
Address List -HLR embers (1983) ,......;................. 2-04-13
Advertisement - First .of .the .Lotus Co. .............. 2-11-19
Ashley Engineering Co. .......................................2-04-01
Autosport Articles -Mark 8 ....................................2.08.01
..............................Eleven ...................................2.11.07, 2-11-09
..............................Type 12 .................................2-12-06
..............................Type 14 (Elite) .......................2-14-05
..............................Type 15 .................................2-15-12
Axle -Front -King Pins (Ford) ..............................2-04-04
...................Radius Arms ....................................2-01-12, 2-09-21
.................. Axle Pins - Supply of .......................2-04-01
Axle -Rear -Torque Tubes ..................................2-13-18, 2-14-17 B
Bonnets -Attachment of ..................................... 2-01-10 2-07-06 Brakes -Brake Balance Bar Bolt -Failure of........ 2-01-05
............(Mk 9 Postscript) .............Caliper Restoration ...............................2-04-01 .............Cylinders -Part Nos. ..............................2-01-04 Brands Hatch Lotus Day (1985) ......................... 2-11-12 Extract from Lotus World (1 985) ...................... 2-11-1 3 Photos (1956) ......................... ...........................2-07-12 Brighton Classic Car Show (1984) .................... 2-08-08 Bushes -(Mk 11 Suspension) ............................ 1-25-08 CCaliper Restoration ..........................................2-04-01 Car Register (HLR) ....,......................................2-01-09 Castle Combe May 1984) .................................2-07-08Chapman - The Man and His Cars ...................2-08-15 ...................Obituary .......................................2-01-01 ...................Remembered ...............................2-10-07Chassis -Authenticity of ...................................2-09-21 ..............Drawings of -Mark 6 ..........................2-08-07 ...................................Mark 8 ..........................2-08-07 ...................................Mark 9 ..........................2-08-07 ...................................Type 12 ........................2-12-05............ Lists/nos .......Mark 6 -Known Cars (1983) ..2-02-02 Mark 8 .............................................................2-08-03
Mark 9 .............................................................2-09-15
Mark 10 ...........................................................2-10-03
Mark 11 - (S1) Known Cars
............................... (1983) ...2-02-04
............................... (1985) ...2-11-11
..... Mark 11 - (S2) Known Cars (1983) ..............2-02-05
Type 15 .....................2-15-41
Production - Chassis Nos 87-108 ..........2-10-04
Progression from Mark 6-9 .................2-08-06
Climax Engines - Firepump Engine, .......1-25-06 2-08-13
...............(Conversion for Road Use)
FWA, FPF ............................2-13-12
GP Unit 1.5 litres .................2-07-10
Rebuilds of ........................2-01-04
Climax Engine Services ..............................2-14-14
Cooper Car Club .....................................2-01-08
Coventry Climax - Factory Visit (1956) ..............2-13-15
Cutaway Drawings - Mark 11 ..........................2-11-03
Type 12 ..........................2-12-06
Type 14 (Elite) ..................2-14-03
Type 15 ..........................2-15-10
Type 27 ..........................2-06-04
Type 33 ..........................2-08-20
Queerbox .........................2-10-10 2-15-11
Cylinder Heads - OHIV for Ford Flat Heads ...........2-07-08 2-12-14
D
Janes Dean 's Mark 10 Lotus.•....•..••.......••«.... .. 2-10-04
Disconnect Plugs (Mark 11 Suspension) .............. .. 1-25-08
Drawings (Technical) - Availability of ............. .. 2-04-07
Drivers for Formula Events 1958 .................... .. 2-12-10
E
Mark Eight - Autosport Article (1954) ............... 2-08-01
Chassis/Frame Drawing ................ .. 2-08-07
Compared to Mark 10 .................. .. 2-10-04
General Description .............•.... ... 2-08-02
Individual Cars/Reg Nos .............. 2-08-03
Kingpins ............................... 2-04-04
Radius Arms .......................... .. 2-01-12 2-09-21
Mark Eleven - Autosport Article (1956) ............... 2-11-07 2-11-09
Bonnets - attachment of ............. .. 2-01-10 2-07-06
Brakes ..............................................................2-01-04 2-04-01 *
Chassis Lists/Nos (S1)
Known Cars (1983) .. .. 2-02-04
Known Cars (1985) .. .. 2-11-11
Club - Road Test (1956) .............. .. 2-11-09
Cutaway Drawing (Le Mans S1) ......... .. 2-11-03
Drawings - Supply of ................. ., 2-01-04
Fibreglass Bodies .................... .. 2-05-01, 2-06-01, 2-10-01, 2-15-01
-Headlamp Covers ....................... .. 2-01-08
General Description (S1) ............. .. 2-11-04
Kingpins (S1) ........................ .. 2-04-04
Known Cars without Chassis Nos (1983). .. 2-02-07
Modified ............................. .. 2-15-01
Radius Arms (S1) ..................... .. 2-01-12 2-09-21
^Radius Ann - drawing of (S1 ) ......... .. 2-01-15
Spares - Supply of ................... .. 2-02-08
Suspension (Bushes etc S1) ........... .. 1-25-09
Windscreens/Windshields .............. .. 1-25-01, 1-25-03, 2-01-08, 2-02-01, 2-05-01
Series 2 -Chassis Nos - Known Cars (1983) ...... .. 2-02-05
GT Chassis No 344 Ex Capel ........... .. 2-07-11
Record Breaker ....................... .. 1-24-03 2-01-02
Restoration (Orsett Car) ............. .. 1-24-05
Suspension (Bushes etc) ................ 1-25-08
Elite -Autosport Article (1957) ............. . 2-14-05
Cutaway Drawing ...................... . 2-14-03
General Description (Production Model 1958). . 2-14-10
Members Cars ......................... . 2-14-04
» - (Secretary * s Notes)
Motor Sport Article (1958) ............ 2-14-08
On the Road and Track ................. 2-14-09
Specification (Production Model 1958).. 2-14-10
Sports Car and Lotus Owner
Article (1957) ............ 2-14-06
Engine - See Climax and Cylinder Head
F
Ferodo Gold Trophy Award (1956) ..................... 2-12-17
Fibreqlass Bodies ................................... 2-05-01, 2-06-01, 2-10-01 2-15-01
Type Fifteen - Autocar Article (1958) ............... 2-15-13
Autosport Article (1958) ............. 2-15-12
Buick Lotus - Demise of .............. 2-14-15
Chassis List ......................... 2-15-41
In Competition ....................... 2-15-18
Cutaway Drawing ...................... 2-15-10
Gearbox - Lotus/ZF Type - Drawing .... 2-15-11
General Description .................. 2-15-09
Handling notes ....................... 2-15-28
Individual Cars ...................... 2-15-40 2-15-43
Known Cars (1986) .................... 2-15-42
Motor Sport Article? (1958)........... 2-15-16
Prices (1960) ........................ 2-15-39
Series 2 ............................. 2-15-05 2-15-22
Series 3 ............................. 2-15-25
Specification (Series 2) ............. 2-15-05
Ford Sidevalve Owner's Club Article ................. 2-03-09
Ford Spares - Supply of ............................. 2-01-04
47 Register ................................ 2-01-11 2-04-09
Frames - See Chassis
G
Gearbox - Lotus/ ZF Type Drawing .................... 2-15-11
Queerbox - Cutaway Drawing ................ 2-10-10
Goodwood Reports - Oct 1982 ......................... 2-01-05
May 1983 ......................... 2-03-02
Oct 1983 ......................... 2-05-04
May 1984 ......................... 2-06-02 2-07-08
Oct 1984 ......................... 2-08-09
May 1985 ......................... 2-10-06
GT Cars - Mark 11 (EX Capel GT 1964) ................ 2-07-11
Type 30 ................................... 2-07-09
Headlamp Covers ..................................... 2-01-08
Hillclimb - See Prescott
HLR - South Africa .................................. 2-04-10
Owner's Address List (1983) ................... 2-04-13
10th Anniversary .............................. 2-08-05
New Members List (1986) ....................... 2-12-02
Changes of Addresses (1986) ................... 2-12-02
Hornsey - Commemorative Plaque ...................... 2-05-02
K

Kingpins (Ford) ..................................... 2-04-04
L
Lotus - Buick: Demise of ............................ 2-14-15
Drivers for Formula Events (1958) ........... 2-12-10
Early Cars .................................. 1-24-02
Founders Day (August 1983) ..................... 2-05-03
Mark/Type Nos (1-92) ........................ 1-24-07
Team Lotus - First Occasion of .............. 2-15-03
M
Magazine Articles Relating to Lotus ................. 2-04-08
Mirror (Lightweight Racing) - Supply of ............. 2-01-06
Models/Kits ......................................... 2-06-05 2-13-14
Monaco GP - (1983) .................................. 2-03-03
Monterey Historic Races - 1981 ...................... 1-24-04
.........................................1983 ...................... 1-25-04
Mounts (Suspension MK 11) ........................... 1-25-08
N
Mark Nine - American/Canadian Cars .................. 2-09-17
Autosport Road Test (1955) .............. 2-09-01
Autosport Photos ........................ 2-09-05
Body and Aerodynamics ................... 2-09-13
Brakes .................................. 2-09-12
Brake Balance Bar Bolt Failure of........ 2-10-05
Chassis/Frame ........................... 2-09-10
Chassis/Frame - Drawing of .............. 2-09-11
Engine and Transmission ................. 2-09-09
General Description ..................... 2-09-08
Individual Cars/Production .............. 2-09-15
Kingpins ................................ 2-04-04
Known/Surviving Cars (1985) ............. 2-09-18
Maintenance of - by Mike Costin ......... 2-09-03
Radius ACTS ............................. 2-01-12 2-09-21
Radius Am - Drawing of ................. 2-01-14
As a Road Car ........................... 2-09-04
Steering Arms (Mk 9 Postscript) ......... 2-10-05
Suspension and Steering ................. 2-09-11 2-10-05
Norvic Racing Engines ............................... 2-04-01
P
Prescott - May 1982 ................................. 1-25-03
................May 1983 ................................. 2-03-01 2-03-04
Photos ................................... ..................2-04-06
Production - See Chassis Lists.
Queerbox - Cutaway Drawing .......................... 2-10-10
R
Racing Lotus Register ............................... 2-05-09
Radius Arms (Mks 6, 8, 9, 10, 11) ....................... 2-01-12 2-09-21
Derek Randall - The Cars of ......................... 2-12-12
Record Breaker (Mk 11) .............................. 1-24-03 2-01-02
Replicas ............................................ 2-07-07 2-08-10
Road Tests - Mark 7 (Series 1) ...................... 2-07-03
Mark 9 ................................. 2-09-01
Mark 11 (S1 Club) ...................... 2-11-09
Mark 11 (S2 Le Mans 85) ................ 2-13-07
S
Mark Seven - Autocar Road Test (1957) ............... 2-07-03
Performance Data (Series 1) ............ 2-07-05
Super Seven - French Article ........... 2-06-08
Super Seven Magazine ................... 2-05-07
Sidevalve Engines - OHIV Cylinder Heads for Ford Flat Heads ......... 2-07-08 2-12-14
Silverstone - Lotus Parade (July 1983) .............. 2-03-06 2-04-11
Mark Six - Article from Australia ................... 2-03-10
Kingpins ................................. 2-04-04
Known Cars/Chassis and Reg Nos (1983) .... 2-02-02
Radius Arms .............................. 2-01-12 2-09-21
Radius Arm - Drawing of .................. '2-01-13
Reg No FW877 - The Edward Lewis Car ..... 2-10-09
Torque Tubes ............................. 2-13-18 2-14-17
Slides (HLR Set) - Availability of .................. 2-24-01
Rodney Smith - The Cars of .......................... 1-25-05
Speedometer Drive Take Off Adaptation (Climax) ...... 2-02-06
Springs - Supply of ................................. 2-01-04
Steering Wheels - Supply of ......................... 1-25-01
Suppliers - List of ....... ......................... 2-01-04
Suspension - Bushes, Mounts etc for Eleven ........... 1-25-08
Swiss Historic Scene ................................ 2-06-06
T
Tachometer Drive (MK11) ............................ 1 -25-07
Technical Drawings - Availability of ................ 2-04-07
Mark Ten - Comparison with MK 8 ..................... 2-10-04
James Dean's Car ......................... 2-10-04
General Description ...................... 2-10-02
Individual Cars/Reg Nos .................. 2-10-03
King Pins ................................ 2-04-04
Radius Arms .............................. 2-01-12 2-09-21
Terry Spring Fasteners - Supply of .................. 2-01-04
Type Thirty GT ...................................... 2-07-09
Torque Tubes - Description of .................. 2-13-18
........................Modification of ...................... 2-14-17
Trimming ............................................ 2-14-01*
Type Twelve - Autosport Article (1956) .............. 2-12-06
.......................Chassis List/Production ............... 2-12-04
.......................Chassis/Frame - Drawing and
........................................Measurements ........... 2-12-05
...................... Chassis/Frame Remarks ................. 2-13-02*
.......................Cutaway Drawing ....................... 2-12-06
.......................Described by Colin Chapman ............ 2-12-08
.......................General Description ................... 2-12-04
.......................Motor Sport Article (1958) ............. 2-12-11
Type 33 - Cutaway Drawing ................. 2-08-20
Type 27 - Cutaway Drawing ................. 2-06-04
...............French Article .................. 2-06-04
Type 23 - Specification and Notes - Availability of ....... 2-01-08
Tyres - Supply of ................................... 2-14-01 *
W
Windshields/Windscreens ............................. 1-25-01, 1-25-03, 2-01-08, 2-02-01, 2-05-01
* - ( Secretary's Notes)
____________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Index to Newsletters volume 2 number 16 through volume 3 number 10. Reference numbers are: Vol.- No.- Page article begins. Cover page counts as page one. Paging refers to pdf files of the Newsletters and may be different than printed copies but at least it will get you close.

A................................................................................................................................v-no-p 1 st Annual Dinner Nov.1987....................................................................................2-17-2
2 nd Annual Dinner Nov.1988 ..................................................................................2-20-8
3 rd Annual Dinner Nov.1988 ...................................................................................3-4-9
4 th Annual Dinner Nov.1990....................................................................................3-7-13
5 th Annual Dinner Nov.1991....................................................................................3-10-24
Albatross-Climax boat .............................................................................................2-19-7
American Connection by Vic Thomas .....................................................................2-17-11 B Bearcat-Climax boat engine ......................................................................................3-6-5
Andrew Bennett, Lotuseer ........................................................................................3-1-6
Colin Bennett ............................................................................................................3-10-9
Book Reviews- Ford-based Kit Cars ........................................................................2-19-10
British Cars at LeMans....................................................................3-7-5
Andy Bradshaw, Lotuseer .........................................................................................3-8-6
Mike Brotherwood, Lotuseer ....................................................................................3-4-8
Mike Brotherwood's Sixes & Nines .........................................................................3-10-5
Buckler gear box .......................................................................................................2-19-11 C California Visit by Mike Marsden ............................................................................3-3-6
Graham Capel, Lotuseer ........................................................................................3-3-10
Carburetors (S.U.) ...................................................................................................3-5-12
Car Registers ( Motorsport Dec.1990).......................................................................3-7-14
Colin Chapman ( Auto Sport Aug.1955), ( Victory Lane Oct.1988) ............................2-17-10, 3-1-16
Chapman bio ..........................................................................................................3-7-23, 3-9-19
The Chapman Influence..........................................................................................3-7-15
Chapman's only Formula One Race .......................................................................3-10-4
Chapman, Colin, articles by - The Lotus Story Part 1 ( Motor Racing Nov.1954)......3-1-14
........................................................................Part 2 ( “ “ .................Dec.1954)......3-2-11
....... ................................................................Part 3 ( “ “ .................Jan.1955) .....3-3-16
........................................................................Part 4 ( “ “ .................Feb.1955)......3-4-12
.........................................Lightweight Cars are Safer ( Motor Racing Oct.1958).....3-10-25
Chassis Development- Mk 6, 8, 9, 10 .......................................................................3-9-9
Clairmonte Special................................................................................................ 3-8-13, 15
Jim Clark Room @ Duns ........................................................................................3-10-23
Frank Costin............................................................................................................3-9-20
Mike Costin.............................................................................................................3-9-19
Coventry Climax-....................................................................................................2-18-1, 3
boat engines...........................................................................................................2-19-7, 3-6-5
castings ..................................................................................................................3-9-7
engines...................................................................................................................3-8-23
FPF ........................................................................................................................3-8-24
Oil ..........................................................................................................................3-3-7
Crossword puzzle ..................................................................................................3-4-6

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James Dean Lotus ( Victory Lane Nov.1988) .................................................2-20-14, 3-1-7

Keith Duckworth .......................................................................................................3-9-19 Dutton Mantis (former Mk VIII ?) ............................................................................3-6-8, 3-8-19 Duxford 1988 ............................................................................................................2-20- E Eleven- #208 (Graham Hill) ..........................................................................3-2-14, 3-10-7 #337 (619 CLG) ...........................................................................................3-5-15 #344 .............................................................................................................3-1-8, 9 WAC 849 .....................................................................................................2-17-19 XAR 11 at 1957 Le Mans (photo) ................................................................3-4-4 Andy Bradshaw's Eleven ............................................................................2-18-15 Chassis numbers ...........................................................................................3-4-20 Coke ad ........................................................................................................3-5-20 First Eleven (#150 or 153)...........................................................................2-16-11 Hardtop (photos) .........................................................................................2-18-14 LeMans & Sebring cars ...........................................................................3-7-19, 22 News ........................................................................................................3-9-14, 15 Parts availability............................................................................................3-9-16 Top links ......................................................................................................3-3-11 Wide chassis Elevens ...................................................................................3-4-19 1172-engined Lotuses ...............................................................................................3-5-19 F Fifteen- #606 at LeMans ...........................................................................................3-3-14 #611.............................................................................................................3-10-22 Update ........................................................................................................2-16-20 Ford Spares for Old Lotuses .....................................................................................2-20-4 Lotus Formula One Tech Report, 1961 ....................................................................2-16-4 Bill Friend, Lotuseer .................................................................................................3-2-5 G Gab Man- Colin Bennett ...........................................................................................3-10-9 Gearboxes ........................................................................................................ .........3-5-6 Gearboxes, Lotus: Change for the Better ..................................................................3-4-22 Goodwood Oct.1990 .................................................................................................3-7-11 H Walter Hassan ...........................................................................................................3-9-20 Graham Hill Eleven #208 .........................................................................................3-10-7 Historic Lotuseers-Andrew Bennett .........................................................................3-1-6 Andy Bradshaw .........................................................................3-7-6 Mike Brotherwood .....................................................................3-4-8 Graham Capel ............................................................................3-3-10 Bill Friend ..................................................................................3-2-5 Charles Helps .............................................................................3-9-6 Niilo Koivisto .............................................................................3-5-8 John Marshall .............................................................................3-10-6 John Oakley ...............................................................................3-1-6 Malcolm Ricketts .......................................................................3-7-8 Roger Seiling .............................................................................3-6-4 Malcolm Templeton ..................................................................2-18-16 HLR ID Plates ...........................................................................................................3-10-3 HLR Summer weekend .............................................................................................3-3-3 HLR Wine Party Jun.1987 ........................................................................................2-16-9 I Interviews- Bryan Naylor .........................................................................................2-19-13 Adrian Schlagen .....................................................................................3-1-12 Jay Sloane ..............................................................................................2-20-18 Doc Wyllie .............................................................................................3-8-9 K Ford-based Kit Cars ................................................................................................2-19-10 Niilo Koivisto, Lotuseer ............................................................................................3-5-8 L Le Mans- British Cars at Le Mans (book review) ......................................................3-7-5 HLR @ Le Mans 1989 ................................................................................3-2-6 HLR @ Le Mans 1991 ...............................................................................3-9-13 A Mechanic at 1957 LeMans ( Old Motor Oct.1981) …..............................2-20-9 Social Side ...................................................................................................3-8-21 Lotus 20 Simulator ..........................................................................................3-8-4, 3-9-22 Lotus history by Lotus ..............................................................................................3-3-15 Lotus Owners Group Aug.1988 LOG 8 ( Victory Lane Nov.1988) ..........................2-20-13 M John Marshall, Lotuseer ............................................................................................3-10-6 Gilbert McIntosh ......................................................................................................3-10-10 Mid-Ohio Vintage Races Jun.1991 ..........................................................................3-10-21 Mille Miglia 1991 .....................................................................................................3-10-15 Monterey Historics Aug.1988 ..................................................................................2-20-16 Montlhery Jun.1990 ...................................................................................3-6-12, 13; 3-7-9 Motor Racing articles- The Lotus Story part 1 (Colin Chapman, Nov.1954)...........3-1-14 “ “ “ “ 2 ( “ “ Dec.1954) ...........3-2-11 “ “ “ “ 3 ( “ “ Jan.1955) ............3-3-16 “ “ “ “ 4 ( “ “ Feb.1955) ...........3-4-12 Lightweight Cars are Safer (Colin Chapman, Oct.1958) ....3-10-25 Harry Mundy .............................................................................................................3-9-20 N Bryan Naylor .............................................................................................................2-19-13, 3-3-12 New Zealand by Graham Capel ................................................................................3-2-15 Mark Nine- #102 (RXM 7) .......................................................................................3-1-4 7 DPU.....................................................................................................3-8-11 XPE 6 ....................................................................................................3-9-5 American Mk 9s ....................................................................................3-4-15, 3-5-10 Climax twin-cam ? ................................................................................3-9-21 Bryan Hewitts Mk 9 ( Thoroughbred & Classic Cars , Jun.1987) .........2-16-18 George Nixon-obituary .............................................................................................3-7-2 O John Oakley, Lotuseer ..............................................................................................3-1-6 Obituaries- Bryan Naylor ..........................................................................................3-3-12 George Nixon .........................................................................................3-7-2 Fred Stuttard ...........................................................................................3-9-18 P Petrol: leaded/unleaded .............................................................................................3-5-4 Prescott Hill Climb, May.1988 .................................................................................2-19-5 Prescott 1990 .............................................................................................................3-6-11 Progress Chassis Co. by Frank Coltman ...................................................................3-5-17 R Registration- UK Classic Vehicles ...........................................................................3-9-17 UK “Lost” Numbers ...........................................................................3-5-4 UK Plates ............................................................................................3-8-20 Malcolm Ricketts, Lotuseer ......................................................................................3-7-8 S Sad Lotus Story .............................................................................................2-20-11, 3-1-7 Adrian Schagen ........................................................................................................3-1-12 Sebring 12 Hours 1956/57 ...............................................................................3-7-17, 3-8-8 Roger Sieling, Lotuseer ............................................................................................3-6-4 Seven- 4202 PJ photo (Bob Smart) ...........................................................................2-20-1 Operation ‘Jeunesse'.....................................................................................2-17-15 Ron Welsh .....................................................................................................3-9-24 Seventeen- #652 ........................................................................................................3-7-16 #661 (photo) ...........................................................................................2-17-1 Chassis numbers .....................................................................................2-17-7 Sports Car & Lotus Owner Feb.1959 ....................................................2-17-5 Shelsley Wash Aug.1990 ..........................................................................................3-7-10 Simulator- Lotus 20 .........................................................................................3-8-4, 3-9-22 Mark Six- #30 Walter Okon .....................................................................................3-9-11 #39 POP 444 (photo) ...............................................................................2-19-1 #49 TKR 543 ............................................................................................3-9-4 UPL 5 (Dick Landon) ..............................................................................2-20-5 Living with a Lotus Six by Bob Smart ....................................................2-18-9 Maintenance .............................................................................................3-1-5 Sixteen .......................................................................................................................2-16-3 Jay Sloane interview .................................................................................................2-20-18 Ford Spares for Old Lotuses .....................................................................................2-20-4 Sports-Racers: Cooper, Lotus 15, Elva, Lola ( The Motor Apr.1959) .......................3-1-18 Stress Man- Gilbert McIntosh ..................................................................................3-10-10 Fred Stuttard obituary ...............................................................................................3-9-18 S.U. Carburetors ........................................................................................................3-5-12 T Malcolm Templeton, Lotuseer .................................................................................2-18-16 Mark Ten- #90 (NOY 1) ........................................................................................3-3-7, 13 RN 66 .....................................................................................................3-10-10 Differential ..............................................................................................3-3-11 David Whiteside's American Roadgoing Mark 10 ................................2-18-13 Mark 3b- ONK 408 ..................................................................................................2-18-11 Various Lotus Top Links ..........................................................................................3-2-4 Twelve- #351 ............................................................................................................3-4-5 #359 .............................................................................................................3-6-15 W Ron Welsh Seven ......................................................................................................3-9-24 Who's Who- Colin Chapman, Frank Costin, Mike Costin, Keith Duckworth, Walter Hassen, Harry Mundy .........................................................3-9-19, 20 Woodley 750 Special ...............................................................................................3-10-11

Doc Wyllie ............................................................................................................3-6-9, 10

Doc Wyllie interview ................................................................................................3-8-9

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