Classic shots of Lotus competing at the Le Mans 24 Hours
29 October 2009

Group Lotus has ramped up its plans for a return to top-level racing by appointing a director of motorsport, Claudio Berro.

See the hi-res Lotus at Le Mans pictures by clicking here

Although he is currently evaluating several different forms of motorsport for Lotus to compete in, a return to Le Mans is possible.

In celebration of this fact, autocar.co.uk has gone through its photographic archives to find some of the best shots of Lotus cars at Le mans in the 1950s and '60s.

See the hi-res Lotus at Le Mans pictures by clicking here

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29 October 2009

Good to see Lotus getting serious about racing again,

MG got heavily in to racing, BTCC Le Mans, even looked at Indy-cars, I hope Lotus don't overeach themselves in the same way

29 October 2009

Interesting that the headline photo for this story shows three Ferrari 250 Testa Rossas, with a Lotus barely recognisable in the background...

29 October 2009

Picture 1 is a Lotus 11 , not a 7 .Also picture 10 is probably an 11 as well ( the Lotus 22 was a single seat F/Junior car.

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