Octane Issue 215 – May 21
Coming up in Octane 215
As 20 years of Lotus Exige production come to an end, Octane looks back over the career of Hethel’s hardcore road racer – complete with input from Lotus engineer Gavan Kershaw, the man who made it an all-time great. All the cars, including Exige chassis no1 and the latest, most extreme Cup 430 – plus what’s in store for the future of Lotus.
- The one and only Jay Leno’s Rolls-Royce Phantom, an Art Deco limo powered by a flame-spitting Merlin 27-litre V12 aero engine.
- Driving the ultra-rare Porsche 911 2.5 S/T, one of only 21 factory-built racers.
- Bernina Gran Turismo: Octane takes part in the exclusive Alpine hillclimb that takes in stunning Swiss scenery and attracts the crème de la crème of European cars and their owners.