Lotus2017
** BOOKINGS FOR THE LOTS 2017 – SSC TRACK DAY NOW AVAILABLE **

It’s time to make plans for the next biennial Lotus gathering right here in Victoria. Click on the image above to see the new Lotus 2017 website and review all the event details.You can also book directly from the site, so make sure to get in quick and avoid the rush for what will be a great weekend of all things Lotus.

To book your track day event, please see the Lotus 2017 website or head directly over to the SSC site to make your booking: SSC Lotus2017

Coming Events

Saturday October 2nd – MSCA Sprints

Winton

The Marque Sports Car Association consists of around ten car clubs who get together approximately monthly at organised track events.

LCV are one of the founding members and as our official club Motorsport SuperSprint series, it provides many of our members with the opportunity of testing their cars on the track. It is a well organised day with many chances to drive timed laps on the track.

More details can be found on the MSCA website: msca.net.au

 

Tuesday October 11th – Club Night – 7:00 for 7:30pm

BROOKLANDS CLASSIC CARS

Brooklands are located in Cheltenham. They are well known for their displays and auctions of Aston Martins and a variety of other makes of sporting cars.
An opportunity to wander around the cars and have a chat. We’ve also organised Pizza’s for the evening, so save some room for dinner at Brooklands.

Enquiries – David Buntin 0432 617 495

 

October 15th and 16th – Weekend Away

THE GREAT OCEAN ROAD

Every year we organise a weekend away in October (it used to be known as the Goldfields/Goldsmiths’ Rally or Tour).

On the weekend of 15/16 October this year we have organised a non-competitive weekend away to Victoria’s coast entitled “Sea and Trees”. We’ll be visiting a part of the State little visited by the Club and, weather permitting, you’ll have the chance to feel the sand between your toes as well as be rejuvenated by the fresh eucalyptus air of some of Victoria’s magnificent forests.

The price per person is $198 on a twin share basis or $248 for a single. This covers a simple Saturday lunch, 2 course buffet style dinner, accommodation and cooked & continental breakfast, the cost of admission to the activity on the Sunday morning and a 3 course lunch on the Sunday (drinks at own expense).

We’ll head off at 9am on the Saturday and the weekend concludes at the end of the Sunday lunch. If you would like further information, please call Euan Brown on 0418 142 079. To book, please complete the attached booking form and follow the instructions concerning notification of your entry and payment of the fee.

Bookings are coming in so, to assist in the organisation, PLEASE put pen to paper in the near future.

NOTE: Our bank account number has been changed. The new account is
BSB 633-000
Account 1582 – 79331 as shown on the attached form

 

Saturday October 29th – LOTD

Winton

The Lotus Only Track Days run by Simply Sports Cars have been a highlight of the Motorsport year for quite a while now.

If you haven’t managed to get along to one of these events, do your self a favor and enter, or just come along to spectate. With over 60 Lotus cars at the one track day, with a Drive group, Sprint groups and full fledged Race group, you have an great array of event to participate in as well as a great variety of cars and disciplines to watch and cheer for.

Supported by the offical Lotus Cars Australia distributor and run by the country’s leading track support team, this is not to be missed

More details and bookings can be found on the SSC website: SSC LOTD

 

November 27th – Annual Christmas Party

CHRISTMAS PARTY & CONCOURS

Annual Concours and Christmas Party. This year we will go back to to Mike and Wendy Wilson’s home in Eltham.
Please mark this date in your diary.

 

Saturday December 10th – MSCA Come and Try Day

Phillip Island

The Marque Sports Car Association has run their Come and Try Program for the last 18 months.

A CAMS backed event, these days present an excellent opportunity for newcomers to the track who want to see if Motorsport is for them.

The Come and Try Day structure provides Sprint Day experience, with both formal and on-track instruction and training. “We have experienced drivers who will act as trainers and mentors for the participants,” says Petrina Astbury, LCV member and one of the official trainers who provides classroom instruction to participants.

More details can be found on the MSCA website: msca.net.au
 

Lotus & Clubman Notes magazine – September 2016

Lotus & Clubman Notes magazine - September 2016In this edition of the magazine we feature:

  • Jazz, Jumpers and Jalopies
  • Members Profile: Petrina Astbury
  • Goodwood – You’ve got to do it!
  • Ascending Rob Roy
  • Noosa Winter Hillclimb

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