Caterham has been offered to the Japanese retail team, VT Holdings, marking the initially time the legendary brand name has passed from British handle in its in close proximity to 50-yr record.
The sale isn’t absolutely out of the blue, as VT Holdings has been Caterham’s Japanese importer because 2009, providing a lot more than a hundred and twenty Caterham cars every year across its community of 200 sellers. So the new house owners have a pretty excellent grasp on Caterham’s essential beliefs.
The firm’s Chief Government, Kazuho Takahashi, also shares numerous of Caterham’s interests, including a enthusiasm for racing. All through the earlier 20 yrs, he’s competed in the Japanese Grand Touring Car, Tremendous GT and Tremendous Taikyu championships, declaring a couple of wins and a handful of podiums for the duration of his vocation.
Takahashi has now retired from the swiftest Japanese racing series, as he lately