New Lotus models available from JCT600 in 2019 Lotus Cars was founded in 1948 by Colin Chapman, a man famous for his pursuit of simplified perfection. Here at JCT600, we’ve proudly represented the famous Lotus brand for more than three decades, and we’re just as passionate about the company’s cars as ever. Those cars are unique in character, being products of a determined philosophy that less is more. Colin Chapman famously said, "Simplify, then add lightness," and in the company’s quest to create the ultimate sports cars, they have made vehicles which have redefined the genre. Light, aerodynamic, fuel efficient is what you should expect; a thrilling drive on and off the track is what you’ll experience.