|Other Lotus Cars
Super light, ultra nimble, but often
fragile, the Coventry-Climax-powered 2.5 liter Mk.19
was a top contender for an overall win in 1961-62. With the advent
of the Lotus Mk.23
in 1962, these smaller, even lighter Lotus cars were a new threat.
|Video! Nethercutt at Santa
Barbara on May 26-27, 1962. Movie
Nethercutt replaced this Lotus with an
exquisite piece of automotive art, the "Mirage".
||Bob Challman drove this Lotus Mk.IX
with MG power at riverside on March 3-4, 1962.
Challman also competed in a Porsche
RS in 1961.
|Ses Critchlow appeared at Santa Barbara
on Sept, 2-3, 1961, in this Lotus Mk.IX powered by an Aluminum B.O.P. V8
In 1962, Northern Californian
Crane had success with this engine in a cycle- fendered Lotus Mk.VI.
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