Lotus Cosworth return to IndyCar

March 14, 2010 at 8:46 pm

In 2010 Lotus and Cosworth has teamed up with KV Racing to make a big comeback to IndyCar Series. The Lotus-Cosworth IndyCar will use the classic Racing Green and Yellow livery used on Lotus Racing cars in the 1950s and 1960s and this new livery will debut at the first USA round of the IndyCar Series.

The history of Lotus and Indy Series begins from 1960s with the Lotus Type 38 driven by Jim Clark which won the Indianapolis 500 race.

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Dany Bahar, CEO of Group Lotus plc said, “Racing has always defined Lotus and on many occasions in motorsports history Lotus’ numerous innovations have re-defined racing. It’s only fitting that as the Lotus Racing name re-enters Formula 1, we will also race and innovate again in IndyCar. The Lotus name will, once again compete in the top two open-wheel racing series for the passion and enthusiasm of car fans around the globe.”