Classic Team Lotus

Team Lotus Type 79

Development of Type 78, with longer Venturi tunnels, reduced drag, fuel all inboard in one large cell, between driver and engine. More effective skirts. The only Works car to run three prime sponsor displays i.e. John Player (1978), Martini (1979) and Essex (1980 development car). 1978 to 1979.

 

Type No. I.D. Title Status
79 1 1 sold Works
  2 2 sold Works
  3 3 sold Works
  4 4 sold Works
  5 5 sold Works

News
Classic Team Lotus Garden Party 2024
Classic Team Lotus Garden Party 2024

We are delighted to be announcing the 2024 Classic Team Lotus Garden Party. This splendid Celebration of Hazel & Colin Chapman Heritage will take place over the weekend of 15 & 16 June.

Re-creating the First Journey
Re-creating the First Journey

In 1948 Hazel & Colin Chapman constructed their first car which became the Lotus Mark I. To celebrate 75 years of Lotus, on the 16th of December 2023, Hazel & Colin’s daughter Jane, and son Clive comp...

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