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WE BELIEVE THAT ATTENTION TO DETAIL IS KEY TO ALL ASPECTS OF OUR BUSINESS
Born out of the passion, stamina, precision, engineering genius and desire to succeed that international motorsport demands; the Jota Group deploys unrivalled technical resources and worldclass expertise across all divisions, for the benefit of our clients.
JOTA SPORT IS A HIGHLY SUCCESSFUL RACING TEAM, focused ON VICTORY
Jota Sport is the racing division of the Jota Group and a force to be reckoned with on the professional racing circuit. Past victories ensure first-class credentials in delivering success in sportscar racing, both in the UK and globally. Jota Sport specialises in the full spectrum of preparation, management and commercialisation of both private and corporate motorsports programmes.
JOTA SPORT CARS: PREPARED BY SKILLED, EXPERIENCED ENGINEERS; DRIVEN BY WINNERS
Jota Sport is the official factory team of Mazda Motors UK and Partner Team of Aston Martin Racing. We have competed in the European and American Le Mans Series, the British GT Championship, Porsche Supercup, Porsche Carrera Cup GB, Spa and Nurburgring 24H. Jota cars have raced six times at Le Mans and taken podiums across five seasons of the Le Mans Series as well as in several American Le Mans Series races, carrying the brands of over 100 valued corporate partners. No fewer than 4 Formula One drivers and 3 Le Mans winners have driven for Jota in recent years.
LE MANS: THE MOST FAMOUS MOTOR RACE IN THE WORLD. THE ULTIMATE CHALLENGE Le Mans. The pinnacle of Jota Sport’s racing year, Le Mans is ranked top of the list of the World’s 10 Greatest Sporting Events by National Geographic Magazine, beating both the Olympics and the World Cup. Jota’s Sam Hignett was the youngest team owner ever to get an entry at Le Mans in 2005 and since then the team has gone on to run cars in LMP1, LMP2 and GT for privateers and manufacturers.
THE JOTA EVENTS TEAM WILL GO ABOVE AND BEYOND TO PROVIDE THE ULTIMATE EXPERIENCE
Our full time, professional commercial staff manage every aspect of the unique racing experience. For you and your guest we can provide 5 star hospitality, exclusive behind-the-scenes access and a range of private and corporate events to maximise the value of an entrĂŠe to the high-profile, fast-paced, exciting world of international motorsport.
JOTA HISTORIC RESTORES, PREPARES, AND SUPPORTS THE greatest RACING CARS
Some of the best known automobiles on the International Historic Racing circuit are restored, prepared and maintained by Jota Historic. Sensitivity and faithfulness to the original are paramount, as our experienced engineers ensure that the motoring stars of the past are reborn to race again in top form.
Precision, TRADITION, EXPERIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND PASSION: The cornerstones of Jota Historic
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Every single member of our skilled, highly experienced, full-time team shares a deep passion for the sport of classic motor racing, bringing together traditional craftsmanship with cutting-edge modern technology. The result is a sympathetic and respectful restoration process achieving faithfulness to the beauty and class of the original motorcar, while optimising its racing performance.
Jota Historic is a respected presence at all the great classic motorsport events, including; Monaco Historique, Le Mans Classic and Goodwood Revival. Jotaâ€™s experience in modern day international motorsport, in addition to our access to a wealth of historic racing expertise, ensures first class support at all events.
THE CARS WE RUN TODAY ARE THE STARS OF YESTERDAY
SHARPEN YOUR DRIVING SKILLS, RAISE YOUR GAME WITH PEOPLE WHO KNOW HOW TO WIN
At Jota Historic we offer the complete package. Our engineers will get the very best from your car, while our driver training ensures that owner/drivers are at the top of their game too. While your car is being meticulously prepared and honed to perfection, our seasoned instructors will sharpen your race craft with a bespoke, tailored training programme that will enhance your on-track performance.
STATE-OF-THE ART FACILITIES, 21ST CENTURY Technology, PLUS HIGHLY-SKILLED HUMANS MAKE JOTA DESIGN
Jota Design is the research and development, engineering and technology division of the Jota Group; offering fast, efficient, technology-driven solutions on demand.
WE TURN EXPERIENCE FROM THE RACING WORLD INTO GROUND BREAKING SOLUTIONS
At Jota Design we specialise in the design, development and manufacture of road, race and rally projects. Our long experience in competition is channelled directly into every new project. Our in-house CAD/CAM suite and CNC machining capability mean we can deliver on time and within budget, every time. Jota Design reaches beyond the automotive world to apply learnt technologies in new materials and manufacturing to a wide variety of sectors.
Jota Design benefits from the capabilities provided by sister company the URT Group. Founded in 2001, URT is in the vanguard of composite materials design and manufacturing and has a presence in the motorsport, automotive, defence, aerospace, marine and leisure industries.
EXPERIENCE DRIVES INNOVATION AT THE CUTTING EDGE OF DESIGN & TECHNOLOGY
JOTA AVIATION: OPERATORS OF PRIVATE PASSENGER AND FREIGHT AIRCRAFT ACROSS EUROPE
Jota Aviation specialises in the charter and management of passenger and freight aircraft throughout Europe. Based at London Southend, Jota Aviation offers clients the benefits of a rapid response service from an expert team, both in the air and on the ground.
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Passenger Charter: FLY FIRST CLASS ALL THE WAY, hassle free, 24 HOURS A DAY
At Jota Aviation the safety and comfort of you and your passengers are our top priority. With a fleet of aircraft standing by around the clock and efficient air and ground crews ensuring hassle-free transfers, we guarantee a first-class experience from departure to destination. We hold an Air Operators Certificate (AOC) – the CAA Airline Approval – which means you can rest safe in the knowledge that all flights are operated at the highest standards and are legal. You will be putting your family, friends or colleagues on the safest possible aircraft; we’ll be doing the rest.
Whatever your precious cargo, when you need to get it safely from A to B in a hurry, we can handle it. Our unique fleet of freight aircraft, specifically developed to meet the requirements of the European cargo market and our rapid response team are at your service. We hold a dangerous goods licence and a pet licence... so whether itâ€™s a brace of firearms, a boa constrictor or an emergency medical flight, we can cope.
Freight Charter: WHATEVER YOUR CARGO, WHEREVER, WHENEVER
AIRCRAFT MANAGEMENT: HAND YOUR AIRCRAFT over to us, AND WE’LL handle EVERYTHING FROM THEN ON
Crew, maintenance and paperwork, all sorted. We maintain the aircraft we manage to the highest standards: EASA Part 145. We also offer clients all flight planning, insurance, legal and accountancy services. Our air and ground crews are highly skilled professionals who have all benefitted from rigorous training. Our 24/7 Operations Department will cope with any eventuality, giving you complete peace of mind. And whenever your aircraft is out of action in maintenance, our fleet is at your disposal.
OUR KEY PLAYERS MAKE FOR A WORLD-CLASS TEAM
The dynamic and dedicated team at Jota is headed up by individuals who share a real passion for motorsport, technology and aviation; in several cases with a lifelong experience of these worlds at their most extreme and testing. Passionate about excellence, demanding of the highest standards from themselves and their staff, and insistent on quality and attention to detail at every level; they make a formidable team. 032
Sam Hignett Partner, Jota Group A qualified materials engineer, former professional racing driver and veteran of Le Mans both as a driver, team owner and team manager. Sam focuses his attentions on running the Jota Sport racing team and overall development of the Jota group of companies.
Simon Dolan Partner, Jota Group Simon Dolan is a prominent British businessman and owner of a number of different companies across a wide range of sectors, including accountancy, employment services, publishing and aviation. Forever a lover of great motor cars, Simon’s racing career has seen him compete at Le Mans twice.
David Clark Partner, Jota Group David was formerly a director of McLaren from 1994 – 1998 and is a celebrated historic car dealer and racer, with a lifelong involvement in the historic car business and GP racing. David looks after Jota’s Client and Historic racing programmes.
Sam Hancock Partner, Jota Group Sam is an Official Factory Driver for Aston Martin Racing and heads up Jota’s driver development programme. On the track Sam has enjoyed considerable success in LMP1, LMP2 and GT2 categories to name but a few.
Andy Green Partner & Commercial Director, Jota Aviation Andy Green has over 20 years experience in aviation, an enviable network of valuable industry contacts and is a recognised post holder by the CAA. His commercial acumen has pushed Jota Aviation to the forefront of the go now charter market.
Steve Nichols Engineer Steve Nichols was the Head of Car Design at McLaren during the dominant Senna / Prost years and has since gone on to work for Ferrari, Sauber and Jordan. Steve is a consultant engineer for Jota Historicâ€™s on track activities.
Tim Holloway Designer / Engineer Tim Holloway held the position of Chief Designer at Zytek and prior to this Jordan. Tim is the Chief Engineer on Jota Sportâ€™s Zytek and Mazda programmes as well as a consultant designer and engineer for Jota Design.
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Published on Oct 29, 2012