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Lotus packs punch in this season's F1 line-up

As the teams gather in Malaysia for this weekend's race, we have a much clearer idea of the Formula One pecking order. Once the chequered flag had finished waving in Albert Park there were a number of things the F1 fan had learnt.

Thursday, 21 March, 2013, 3:50am

Bold, creative ideas plot future course

This year is a landmark for Lotus Tours, as the trend-setting company marks its 55th anniversary with innovations bound to set a new standard in Hong Kong's travel industry.

27 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Pit Stop

It took a while, but at last the 2011 Formula One season is under way. The lights that go out on the grid on Sunday won't be in Bahrain, but in Melbourne. It's a shame that Bahrain had to be cancelled but as one reporter put it, there's no point having a F1 race when you can't even drive to the end of the road.

24 Mar 2011 - 12:00am

Punters can bank on favourite Cheng

Howard Cheng Yue-tin is enjoying a great run of form with 15 winners for the season, and the talented rider can claim the Jockey Challenge and accelerate to the head of the premiership if things go his way tonight at Happy Valley.

Cheng was last night posted $2.80 favourite, ahead of Keith Yeung Ming-lun ($4.60), Gerald Mosse ($6) and Olivier Doleuze ($12).

10 Nov 2010 - 12:00am


Mad Dogs redraw their aces

26 Apr 2008 - 12:00am


Lotus keeps up to speed

3 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Check out creative photos of the moon

To celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival, a group of photographers have come up with special works which are on display at the New Town Plaza in Sha Tin.

The 40 photographic works are from members of the Hong Kong Institute of Professional Photographers (HKIPP).

The exhibition, entitled moon ? image ? photo ? reunion, uses the full moon as a symbol of family union.

18 Sep 2007 - 12:00am


What drives it? A 218-brake-horsepowered, Toyota-supplied, supercharged 1.8-litre four-cylinder 2ZZ-GE VVTL-i engine, with multi- point sequential fuel injection, electronic ignition, electronic throttle control, six-speed manual gear box, and rack- and-pinion steering.

3 Feb 2007 - 12:00am

The Bangkok boys are back

About twice a year, the 'Bangkok boys' - Sri and Nicklas von Bueren, of Lotus Arts de Vivre - come to Hong Kong and showcase their exclusive jewellery and objects d'art. This time around, they're at the Kee Club displaying some new nature-influenced pieces. But truth be told, the two have been in town for over a week hanging out with friends and enjoying the nightlife too.

26 May 2006 - 12:00am

Sister Lotus' blossoming career trimmed by propaganda unit

In Sister Lotus, China's youth found a contemporary icon who was adored and ridiculed in equal measures. But her unlikely fame has clearly rattled cadres in Beijing, who have told journalists to 'make her disappear'' from the spotlight.

14 Aug 2005 - 12:00am