Lotus overtake is a close call

Lamborghini overtake
Picture the scene: You're racing your little heart out in the middle of a race, chasing down a Porsche Boxster, thinking you're completely on it.

Mind focussed on the job you're slowly catching up with your competitor, when suddenly you're made to look like you're stationary by one of the big boys in the class above.
But it's not the first Lamborghini overtake – around the outside on a swooping left hand bend – that will take your breath away. Oh no...

Keep watching and you'll see the second-placed Lotus Exige, from the same class as the Lambo, pull off an overtake where most drivers wouldn't think an overtake was possible.

We're just wondering if the extra paint he picked up on the way past slowed him down...

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