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Lotus Exos Type 125 Is The F1 Car For Mere Mortals: Video

Track days are growing in popularity worldwide, and there’s no shortage of track-only cars to choose from. If your budget is modest, a used-but-serviceable SCCA racer may suit your needs. If you’ve got more money to spend, cars like the Caterham 7, Ariel Atom or KTM X-Bow will provide... read more

July 13, 2012 by
 
Lotus Evora 414E extended-range electric car prototype

Lotus Evora 414E Extended-Range Electric Car Starts Testing

Despite being one of the more performance-oriented brands in the industry, Lotus also happens to be a leader when it comes to fuel-saving hybrid technology. Having already... read more July 2, 2012 by


 
The current Lotus INDYCAR engine - Anne Proffit photo

INDYCAR Officially Allows Lotus Engine Modifications

INDYCAR made it official - Lotus has been allowed to modify certain homologated parts to improve the performance of the 2.2-liter V-6 twin-turbocharged engine it uses in the... read more June 28, 2012 by


 
Marco Andretti at Milwaukee - Courtesy INDYCAR/LAT USA

Marco Andretti Leads All-Important Iowa INDYCAR Practice

The IZOD IndyCar Series teams have completed their all-important second practice that will designate lineups for the three heat race scheduled later this evening. Those three... read more June 22, 2012 by


 
Simona de Silvestro at Long Beach - Anne Proffit photo

Lotus Expects Improvements With INDYCAR Permission To Upgrade

Lotus Racing is moving forward in its efforts to improve the 2.2-liter, twin-turbocharged IZOD indyCar Series engine it produces with the engineering assistance of Engine... read more June 22, 2012 by


 
Marco Andretti won last year's Iowa Corn 250 - Anne Proffit photo

Qualifying Heat Races For INDYCAR In Iowa; Engine Adjustments On Horizon?

The IZOD IndyCar Series returns to Iowa Speedway for this weekend's Iowa Corn 250, a night race and the third oval contest in a row, after Texas and Milwaukee. The defending... read more June 21, 2012 by


 
Dany Bahar

Lotus CEO Dany Bahar Fired

Following a suspension last month amid an investigation into misconduct--likely related to his use of company funds to extensively refurbish his several houses--Lotus CEO... read more June 7, 2012 by


 
Jay Penske - Anne Proffit photo

Dragon Racing Down To One Chevy-Powered Car For INDYCAR Season

There's been no resolution to owner Jay Penske's $4.6-million lawsuit against Lotus Cars that argues contractual obligations were never met, but the team used Chevrolet power... read more May 31, 2012 by


 
Lotus Originals' first retail location, in Monaco

Lotus Originals Bets On Monaco

If there’s an automaker with a more diverse business portfolio than Lotus, we’d be hard pressed to name it. Not only does Lotus build cars, but the firm also... read more May 30, 2012 by


 
Franchitti hugs the Borg Warner trophy again - Anne Proffit photo

Franchitti Bags Big Bucks For Third Indy 500 Win

After winning his third Indianapolis 500 Mile Race on Sunday, May 27, Dario Franchitti did what any proper victor would do - he joined his peers partying in downtown... read more May 29, 2012 by


 
Franchitti celebrates his third Indy 500 win - Photo courtesy IZOD IndyCar Series/LAT USA

Franchitti Earns Third Indy 500 Win

The 96th Indianapolis 500 turned out - as many expected - to be one of the most competitive races ever staged on the 2.5-mlle historic Indianapolis Motor Speedway oval. With... read more May 27, 2012 by


 
Scott Dixon's crew won the IZOD Pit Stop contest - Photo courtesy IZOD IndyCar Series/LAT

Indy 500 Carb Day Practice To Franchitti; Dixon Takes IZOD Pit Stop Challenge

It's a sweltering Carb Day at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, where the IZOD IndyCar Series competitors are preparing for Sunday's (which will be equally sweltering, we've been... read more May 25, 2012 by


 
Dany Bahar

Lotus CEO Dany Bahar Suspended For 'Conduct'

An official statement released today confirmed that earlier rumors of Lotus CEO Dany Bahar's suspension were in fact true--though the only reason given for the suspension was... read more May 25, 2012 by


 
EJ Viso - Anne Proffit photo

More Indy Penalties - Turbo Boost To Remain At Lower Level

Indianapolis Motor Speedway isn't open for on-track activities on May 22, but today is the day that qualified teams may change to their race engines, provided they are... read more May 22, 2012 by


 
Lotus' engineering development menu.

Lotus Helping Automakers Develop Lightweight Platforms

Lotus founder Colin Chapman was perhaps best known for his ability to “add lightness” to purpose-built race cars. Legend has it that Chapman would only stop... read more May 21, 2012 by


 
Driver coach Arie Luyendyk and Katherine Legge - Anne Proffit photo

Dixon Fastest In Thursday Indy Practice

Through Thursday, the emphasis at Indianapolis Motor Speedway has been on preparing 33 IZOD IndyCar Series race cars, teams and drivers for the 96th Indianapolis 500... read more May 18, 2012 by


 
 

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