Lotus Cars sold to Benetton

Lotus Cars has been sold to Benetton and Italian industrial giant Bonomi, according to Reuters. This gives Bugatti, Lotus' current owner, much-needed cash---but it means they lose their main profit center, which Lotus was for them as their...

Lotus Cars has been sold to Benetton and Italian industrial giant Bonomi, according to Reuters.

This gives Bugatti, Lotus' current owner, much-needed cash---but it means they lose their main profit center, which Lotus was for them as their R&D Division.

This COULD mean the resurrection of Lotus as an F1 power.

-- Steven Parker KTLA/TV-5 LOS ANGELES, CA - THE CAR DUDE (c) KMPC 710/TALK radio LOS ANGELES, CA - THE CAR NUT (c) Also seen on Tribune Broadcasting TV stations across the the USA

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