Lotus Elan

Classic Team Lotus

PostPost by: Donels » Sat Feb 11, 2023 7:25 pm

CTL moved into a new purpose built building 2 years ago, over the road from the Lotus factory. They do tours of their collection and I visited today. If you’re into Lotus racing cars it’s well worth a visit. Here are some pics:-

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It was interesting to see the Lotus 88 twin chassis car, 3rd from last. Although banned and never raced it was Chapmans last car.

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PostPost by: richardcox_lotus » Sat Feb 11, 2023 9:06 pm

They were giving tours at the Elan picnic last year. Thoroughly recommend a visit
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PostPost by: englishmaninwales » Sat Feb 11, 2023 11:25 pm

I did a tour around their previous facility about 10 years ago, a truly terrific day out.
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