JUL 31st 2016
This rare Lotus Esprit GT1 was saved by fate
Lotus’s 1990s foray into GT racing had mixed success. One on hand, the Esprit GT1 was on the pace with the likes of the McLaren F1 GTR, gaining pole positions and leading races in the BPR Global GT Endurance Series. On the other hand, reliability issues blighted the campaign and meant that the car never delivered the results promised by its pace.