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EDITION 65 - September 2018

 

Presidents Report

Club Lotus News and Events

Jim Clark 1938 - 1968

The Wonderful World of David Dicker

2018 Icebreaker

Wednesday Wander Update

Miscellaneous

 

 

 

 

EDITION 64 - June 2018

 

Presidents Report

Club Lotus News and Events

2018 Hampton Downs Twilight

CLNZ Goes South - Part 2

Clive Chapman Interview

2018 Leadfoot

Miscellaneous

 

 

 

EDITION 63 - February 2018

 

Presidents Report

Club Lotus News and Events

US Formula Junior Adventure

Rotorua/Taupo Track Weekend

NZ Classic Driver Magazine Photoshoot

CLNZ Goes South - Part 1

Miscellaneous

 

 

EDITION 62 - December 2017

 

Presidents Report

Club Lotus News and Events

Bonneville Speed Week

Tauranga Trial

Miscellaneous

Archive Report

 

 

EDITION 61 - July 2016

 

 

 

 

EDITION 60 - April 2016

 

 

EDITION 59 - January 2016

The Official Magazine of Club Lotus NZ and The Classic Trial Register

 

CLNZ Presidents Report

CTR Directors Report

Interview - Morrie Chandler on the FIA

Chris Atkinson at Goodwood and Brands Hatch 1979

My Car Syd Davis - Porsche 944

Lotus News

Miscellaneous

 

 

EDITION 58 - October 2015

The Official Magazine of Club Lotus NZ and The Classic Trial Register

 

CLNZ Presidents Report

CTR Directors Report

Interview - Jim Palmer on Lotus

1963 Lotus the Dream Year

Indy 2015 - Part Two

Lotus 69 Historic Review

Lotus News

Miscellaneous

 

 

EDITION 57 - July 2015

The Official Magazine of Club Lotus NZ and The Classic Trial Register

 

CLNZ Presidents Report

CTR Directors Report

The Last Lotus Seven

McGregor Motorsport

Fraser Cars

Summer of 73

Indy 2015 - Part One

Lotus News

Miscellaneous

 

 

EDITION 56 - April 2015

The Official Magazine of Club Lotus NZ and The Classic Trial Register

 

CLNZ Presidents Report

CTR Directors Report

Interview - Andy Booth on running the Leadfoot Festival

NZ Classic Car Magazine features Classic Trials

Allan Walton - Touring by Lotus - Part Two

2105 NZ Festival of Motor Racing

Lotus News

Miscellaneous

 

 

EDITION 55 - January 2015

The Official Magazine of Club Lotus NZ and The Classic Trial Register

 

CLNZ Presidents Report

CTR Directors Report

Interview - Howden Ganley on the Eleven

Allan Walton - Touring by Lotus - Part One

Three Days at Hethel

Shanghai to London

Lotus News

Miscellaneous

 

 

EDITION 54 - October 2014

The Official Magazine of Club Lotus NZ and The Classic Trial Register

 

CLNZ Presidents Report

CTR Directors Report

Classic Trials

Paul Coupers Westfield Eleven

Peter Boels Flintstone 23

Lotus News

Miscellaneous

 

 

EDITION 53 - April 2011

 

 

EDITION 52 - September 2010

 

 

EDITION 51 - May 2010

 

 

EDITION 50 - December 2008

 

 

EDITION 49 - August 2008

 

 

EDITION 48 - June 2008

 

 

EDITION 47 - March 2008

 

 

EDITION 46 - September 2007

 

 

EDITION 45 - 2007 - Issue Not Loaded

 

Presidents Report

History of Lotus - Colin Chapman, Lotus Mk II, America

New Members.  Upcoming Events Calendar.  Editor Ramblings

Passed Club Events

- Breakfast Show & Shine, Ellerslie Concours, Waiuku Flying 50 & Concourso Euro

International News - Esprit?, Zap an electric Lotus, Ethanol powered Exige

Local News.  Eurotech Auto Repair Centre

Classic Talk - The Spy Who Loved Me and the Lotus Esprit

Something Old ... Something New - A car that got away and Colin's Microlight

Technical Talk - Exhausts, Summer Running , Yokohama Tyres

Classifieds

 

 

EDITION 44 - 2007

 

Local News

Presidents Report

Editorial and Readers Letters

Upcoming Club Events

Lotus Esprit - The name is official

New Exige S

Club Events - Wrights Water Gardens, British Festival at Takapuna
My Type 14 Elite

Herb Morgan Tyres

Classifieds

Grippy tyre for the Elise

Honda S800

 

 

EDITION 43 - June 2006

 

 

EDITION 42 - May 2006

 

 

EDITION 41 - March 2006

 

 

EDITION 40 - January 2006

 

 

EDITION 39 - October 2005

 

 

EDITION 38 - September 2005

 

 

EDITION 37 - June 2005

 

 

EDITION 36 - February 2005

 

 

EDITION 35 - November 2004

 

 

EDITION 34 - September 2004

 

 

EDITION 33 - June 2004

 

 

EDITION 32 - March 2004

 

 

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EDITION 3 - March 2001

 

 

EDITION 2 - March 2001

Mark Parsons reports on the World Rally Championship in Portugal

 

 

EDITION 1 - March 2001

 

 

     

Club Lotus NZ Edition 1991 - 2000

   

Edition - July 1992

 

Editorial

New Members

For Sale

Letter to the Editor

Personality Profile No. 1

Wigram '92

L Lotus at Last - TACCOC Endurance Report

Hot Gossip

Pukekohe Test Days

Personality Profile No. 2

Singapore Remembered

Kiddies Korner

Tech Nortes,  Nerks News

4 x 69 = 256?,  Coming Events

 

 

 

 

Edition Issue 5 - 1992

 

Editorial

Lotus versus Alfa

Speight's Thoughts

Whenuapai - Marshals Please

Tech Notes - S7 Sump Removal

Christmas Centrefold

Nerk's News

Events During the Final Quarter - a Summary

Coming Events

 

 

 

Edition Issue 4 - 1991

Editorial

Nerks News

Tech Notes

The Lotus 25, 49, 72, & 78

Breakfast Run

Speights Thoughts

Flat Out

Club Points

Caterham News

Noticeboard

Coming Events

 

 

 

Edition Issue 3 - 1991

 

Editorial

TACCOC Classic Endurance Race

Social Calendar

I Wasn't There But I Heard ...

Rogues Gallery

Tech Notes

Club Points System

Odds 'n' Ends

Magic Roundabout

Speight's Thoughts

Noticeboard

Coming Events

 

 

Edition Issue 1 - 1991

 

Editorial

Lotus South

Concours d'Elegance

Whenuapai Classic

Rogues Gallery

Discovered

Secret Lotus Seven

Club Lotus Garden Party

AGM - Details

AGM - Baypark

Parts Scheme

Noticeboard

Coming Events

 

 

 

     
Club Lotus NZ Newsletter 1979 - 1990    
Edition Issue 5 - 1990

 

Editorial

Lotus South

Drivers Instruction Day

Trans Alpine Rally

Christmas Dinner

Rogues Gallery

Sugar Loaf

Odds 'n' Ends

Food for Thought

Thermostats

Einfarht Der Nurburgring - Part 2

Notice Board

Coming Events

 

 

Edition Issue 4 - 1990

 

Editorial

Breakfast Run

Putting it Together - Caterham build Part II

Rogues Gallery

Gullivers Travels

Einfarht der Nurburgring - Part 1

Noticeboard

Coming Events

 

 

 

 

Edition Issue 3 - 1990

 

Editorial

Lotus South

Endurance Race

The Warm Glow

Speight's Thoughts

Rogues Gallery

Small Change

Race Results

Fanciers Guide

The Body

A Lotus Goes South

Video

Noticeboard

Coming Events

 

 

 

Edition Issue 2 - 1990

 

Editorial

Presidents Prattle

Club Lotus AGM

Club Lotus Accounts

Rogues Gallery

Lotus South

A Southern Barbeque

Classic Car Show

Build a Caterham

1990 Trans Alpinr Rally

Parts Scheme

Noticeboard

Coming Events

 

 
 

 

Edition Issue 1 - 1990

 

Editorial

Presidential Prattle

Lotus South

Elan DJ908 - The Story

Elan DJ908 - A Reporters View

Elan - An Owners View

Rogues Gallery

Trans Alpine Rally

Jaguar Drivers Club Race Day

Flag Marshalls Update

AGM Vote

Odds and Ends

Noticeboard

Coming Events

 

 

     
Edition Issue 4 & 5 - 1989

 

Editorial

Presidential Prattle

Speight's Thoughts

Lotus USA (West)

Breakfast Run

Jaguar Drivers Day

Rogues Gallery

Category 1 and 3

Someone Else

Kite Day

Overseas

Lotus 69 Rebuild

Marshalls Club

For Sale

Coming Events

 

 

 

Edition Issue 5 - 1988 

 

   
Edition Issue 4 - 1988

 

Editorial

Presidential Prattle

Jaguar Race Day

Isadora Duncan Scavenge Rally

Rogues Gallery

The Kite Day

Intermarque Trial

The Last Spaceframe Lotus

Odds and Edds

For Sale

Coming Events

 

 

 

Edition Issue 2 & 3 - 1988 - DRAFT  

 

Edition Issue 1 - 1988

 

Editorial

Singapore Correspondent

Bay Park

Waving the Flag

Centrepiece

Austin-Healey Hillclimb

The Relay Races

People

The 1988 AGM

Adverts

Coming Events

 

 

 

 

Edition Issue 5 - 1987

 

Editorial

A Day at the Races

Manfield Classic Race Meeting

People

Comments from Meremere

Speights Thoughts

Christmas in Lotus Land 1987

Paraphernalia

For Sale and Stolen

Coming Events

 

 

Edition - May / June 1987

 

   
Edition - March / April 1987

 

   
Edition - January / February 1986

 

Editorial

Presidential Suite

Newsletter

Replicas

Motorsport Promotions

AGM - Rotorua

Paraphernalia

1985 Concours and Prizegiving Awards

For Sale

Coming Events

 

 

Edition - October / November 1985

 

Editorial

Denis & Phil Ganley Acceptable Cars

Presidential Suite

TACCOC Race Day

Newsletter

Category One Championship

Alfa Romeo Gymkana

For Sale

Coming Events

 

 

Edition - August / September 1985

 

Editorial

Motor Sport Promotions - A new Circuit for Auckland and a F1 GP by 1988

Datsun Z Day

Black Velvet

New Members

"Meet You UNder the Bridge"

Club Points

Paraphernalia

Matched

Coming Events

 

 

 

Edition - July 1985

 

   
Edition - April 1985 - Issue Not Loaded

 

Editorial

Presidential Suite

Results - 1985 Le Mans Races at Pukekohe

All it takes is effort - Ellerslie Concours

Club Points

Coming Events

Rise and Fall of a Young Lotus - My experience of racing a Type 22

Mail Bag

1984 Prize Giving Awards

 

 

 

     
Newsletter - June 1983

 

Editorial

Treasurers Report

Marks of the Marque - Lotus 21, 22, 23

Elan - Buying Guide

Coming Meetings and Events

Buy, Sell or Swap

 

 

Edition - February 1983

Editorial

Coming Meetings and Events

Looking Back - CLNZ

Marks of the Marque - Lotus 18 (continued)

Glass Fibre - Courtesy Miles Wilkins

Lotus Blossom - Courtesy of Collectors Car

Telling Tales - Courtesy of Road and Track

Buy, Sell or Swap

 

 

 

Edition - November 1982

 

Editorial

Coming Meetings and Events

Marks of the Marque - Lotus 17 and 18

Super Seven Motorsport?

Electronic Ignition

Giant Test - Lotus v Porsche

Buy, Sell or Swap

 

 

 

Edition - October 1982

 

Editorial

Le Mans Pukekohe

Le Mans France

Formula One

Wiri Sprint

Coming Events

 
 

 

Edition - February 1982

 

Editorial

Horses for Concorses - The Amazing Stanley Dorf

The Other Wedding of the Year

Sports Car Club Gymkhana

AGM Time again

Harolds Fashion Tips

Formula One

Coming Events

 

 

 

Edition - November 1981

 

Editorial

Fibreglass Diseases

Pukekohe

Formula One

Auckland Labour Weekend Trial

Lotus at Goodwood

NZRDC Seminar

Back Fence

Coming Events

 

 

 

Edition - May 1981

 

Editorial

Your 1981 National Committee

Formula One

Pukekohe 1980 - 1981

AGM - New Plymouth

Balance Sheet

A new Lotus

For Sale

Coming Events

 

 

 

Newsletter Volume 6 No. 3  

 

 

Newsletter Volume March 1981    
Newsletter Volume February 1981    
Newsletter Volume 6 No. 1    
Newsletter Volume 5 No. 9 - December 1980

 

Editorial

Auckland Trial

Meremere Sprint

Technical Torque - Decarboning a Europa S2

Europa Parts List

Behind the Drivers Ears - Reprint of GKN Europa V8 Road Test

Elan + 2 - Generator to Alternator Conversion

 

 

Newsletter Volume 5 No. 8 - November 1980

 

Editorial

Labour Weekend

Lloyd on Lotus - Sway Bar

Elan Sliding Spline Conversion

High Speed Vibration

Technical Torque - Europa screen leaks

Electric Water Pump

145 MPH Spin

 

 

Newsletter Volume 5 No. 6 - September 1980

 

Editors Note

What Should it be Called - A Lotus by any other name would still smell of a soggy carpet

Converting a Europa to Rotary Power

Lotus Announces 2.2 Lineup

Twin Cam Mods

Coming Events

Make Your Own Gaskets

 

 

Newsletter Volume 5 No. 5 - August 1980

 

Editors Note

Europa TC - Extended Road Test

Midnite Trial

Twin Cam Mods Part 1

Lotus 47

 

 

Newsletter Volume 5 No. 4    
Newsletter Volume 5 No. 3 - June 1980

 

Editor's Note

Lotus in New Zealand - Lotus and Practical in the same sentence

Lots of Trouble Unless Sold

Turbocharging the Esprit

Stand up to be Recognised

Not Trial Weather

 

 

 

Newsletter Volume 5 No. 2 - May 1980

 

Editor's Note

Swine Feaver / Wrapes of Grath - Notifiable Disease

Minutes of AGM

Letter from an Okker

Ode to a Lotus - Local bards gem

How to Run a Car Club

Duty Tax Rates

S2 Europa Rear Wheel Bearing Replacement

 

 

 

Newsletter Volume 5 No. 1 - April 1980 - DRAFT  

 

Newsletter Volume 4 No. 11 - March 1980

 

Editor's Note

A Night at the Theatre

Auckland Letter

Motorsport Weekend Trial

Club Lotus NZ National Account - How your $7.50 was spent

Springs - No simple solution

Lotus Elite

 

 

 

Newsletter Volume 4 No. 9 - January 1980

 

Editor's Note

Lotus Seven Racing

Lotus Remarque Interviews Colin Chapman

Road test -m Lotus Europa TC

Parts Listing

 

 

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Newsletter Volume 3 No. 9    
Newsletter Volume 3 No. 8    
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Newsletter Volume 3 No. 6    
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