“After a break of some 15 years, the 2010 Formula 1 season is witnessing one of the greatest comebacks in its history: Lotus is back on the track. With 79 victories, Lotus is the fourth most successful team in the chronicles of Grand Prix racing, behind Ferrari, McLaupload ren and Williams. The earBOOK documents the motor racing story of the prestigious Norfolk marque, from its inception up to the season’s final race 2010. Author Hartmut Lehbrink and photographer Rainer W. Schlegelmilch witnessed the Team Lotus story in Formula at first hand, right from the very beginning. Many of the texts are based on conversations and interviews with the two Lotus supremos, Fernandes and Colin Chapman, and their drivers. Renowned motorsport photographer Rainer W. Schlegelmilch has captured the Lotus history in a series of spectacular and emotional images.
Two data disks packed with a Lotus Racing video documentary, the best of the Lotus Racing audio podcasts by the Lotus team members as well as more than 100 exclusive images complete the portrait.”