Historic Lotus

The simple newsletter produced by the HLR in the mid-1970s has grown into Historic Lotus, an authoritative magazine that is read and enjoyed throughout the world. Topics range from historic, technical, restoration, current racing event coverage and a variety of other insights into these cars and what makes them special. Issues are mailed to members four times a year.

Sample pages from a recent issue are incuded here for your review. Click on an image for a readable copy. Back issues are available for purchase at £5 each. For more information on these go to the "For Sale" button at left, where binders are also available.

Historic Lotus # 90

Autumn 2017

80 pages

editor - Mike Seymour

Copies Available

Chairman's Report
Lotus 12 - Sixty Years Anniversary*
LeMans 1957 - Lotus Eleven Grand Slam!
Birth of the Lotus Seven
Lotus 7 - The First Model*
Lotus Sevens Racing
Climax DeDion Lotus Sevens
Lighter, Faster, Cheaper
Operation "Jeunesse"
Lotus 7 Special Bodies and Hardtops
The Independent Rear Suspension
The Series Three - The All Ford Seven
Lotus Seven - The Luxury Cars
Lotus 7X
A Seven for the Seventies - The Series IV
The Lotus 7 concept lives on
A Short History of the Lotus Elite
The Costin Nose
The Elite at LeMans
The Story of Team Elite
* sample pages for online review


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Contents and sample pages from prior years
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2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002
2001 2000 1999 1998 1997 1996 1995
1994 1993 1992 1991 vol. 3 vol.2 vol.1

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