|1964 – Lotus Southwest (TX, U.S.A.)
1965 Jan 31 – Homer Rader (TX, USA) SCCA Regional Corpus Christi, Started. http://www.racingsportscars.com/type/archive/Lotus/30.html Retreived 2015-Aug-15
1965 Feb 14 – Homer Rader (TX, USA) Green Valley CM – Winner http://www.racingsportscars.com/type/archive/Lotus/30.html Retreived 2015-Aug-15
Leroy Melcher Jr. – ran in several Texas SCCA and CanAm races .
1966 – Bill Kirtley
Appeared in a major Hollywood movie.
mid-1970s – road registered
1996 – 2000 restoration
Present – Jay Embree (CA, USA) http://www.conceptcarz.com/vehicle/z13055/lotus-type-30.aspx
In the 1950s, decades before LeRoy Melcher became a well-known real estate tycoon and philanthropist, [ref]http://archive.thedailycougar.com/vol65/65/news/news4.html[/ref]