About Us

Absolute Lotus magazine is brought you by the dedicated, approachable team Performance Publishing Ltd. We’ve assembled a team of experienced writers to bring you the very best Lotus insight in every issue…

Ian Stent

Ian Stent - welcome

Absolute Lotus editor Ian Stent has been a motoring journalist for 27 years. In that time, he has edited sector-leading specialist motoring titles, written books and driven more sports cars and written more words than he cares to remember. He’ll be steering the magazine from the front, ensuring a mix of entertainment and information to ensure every edition is a must-read for Lotus enthusiasts.



Editorial Consultant
Richard Heseltine

Richard Heseltine - columnRichard Heseltine will be instrumental in choosing the very best feature material for Absolute Lotus. Following stints on the staff of Classic and Sports Car and Motor Sport magazines, Richard  has been a sought-after freelance motoring journalist for many years. His encyclopaedic knowledge of all things Lotus is matched by his enthusiasm for the marque.



Adam Wilkins

Adam Wilkins - welcome.jpgAdam Wilkins has worked in automotive journalism and publishing since being lured away from A-Levels at the age of 17. He took over ownership of Performance Publishing in January 2016 and the launch of Absolute Lotus magazine is the realisation of long-held ambition.