Browsing the "Lotus" Tag

April 9, 2016 - 0 Comments

Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner and four-time IndyCar Series champion Dario Franchitti grew up idolizing fellow countryman Jim Clark. Franchitti captured the 91st Indy 500 in 2007, becoming...

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October 21, 2015 - 0 Comments

Do you have a question for Indianapolis Motor Speedway Historian Donald Davidson? Ask via Twitter with the hashtag #AskDonald or on Facebook. For previous editions of “Ask...

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February 5, 2015 - 0 Comments

For more trips down Memory Lane, visit the #TBT archives here. Jim Clark’s win at the 1965 Indianapolis 500 checked all the boxes for history: dominance, speed...

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February 27, 2014 - 1 Comments

Working with a number of talented drivers through the years taught Clint Brawner a lesson: as he put it, “Race drivers will always jump to where the...

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May 3, 2011 - 5 Comments

Note: This begins a series of blogs about important figures in Indianapolis 500 history by veteran motorsports writer Bruce Martin. When Jim Clark drove the Lotus Powered...

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