Author(s): Chris Rees
Getting behind the wheel of a Caterham Seven is one of the most exhilarating experiences imaginable for a keen driver. Published to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the Lotus Seven, the second edition of this informative book includes details of the models produced in the five years since the first edition was published, and gives full model descriptions, specifications and driving impressions for every model of Lotus and Caterham Seven ever produced.
Chris Rees, currently Editor of Japanese Performance Car magazine, is a lifelong motoring enthusiast and has written over a dozen motoring books. He lives at Bracknell in Berkshire.
Various versions of the Lotus-built Seven, and more than 60 models produced under the Caterham identity. In 1973, Graham Nearn's company took over the manufacturing rights from Lotus and has carried on developing this 'back-to-basics' sports car up to the present day. Detailed coverage of each of the cars, from the original Lotus Seven S1 Ford through to the latest 50th anniversary Caterham models. A timeline of main developments - chassis, engine, transmission, suspension. Caterham kits and race cars. Guidance on purchase and restoration. Useful contacts - factory, clubs, agents, specialists, motorsport and tuning.