Lotus2019-11-09T09:32:57-06:00

First Lotus Evija prototypes complete high-speed testing as world tour arrives at Guangzhou Auto Show

First Lotus Evija prototypes complete high-speed testing as world tour arrives at Guangzhou Auto Show New film shows Lotus Evija engineering prototype in action during rigorous global development programme  World’s first all-electric British hypercar makes its China debut at Guangzhou Auto Show Comprehensive validation and initial build process well underway ahead of start of production in 2020 (Guangzhou, China – 22 November 2019) – Lotus confirms today that the [...]

Lotus Driving Academy adds Exige Sport 410 and announces new dates for 2020

Lotus Driving Academy adds Exige Sport 410 and announces new dates for 2020 Lotus Exige Sport 410 now available for Gold, Platinum and Exige Experience days  2020 dates to include three Carbon Edition courses and extra Lotus Licence days to meet higher demand from more experienced track drivers  The Lotus Driving Academy has revealed an expanded driver experience programme and new additions to the fleet for 2020. Enthusiasts can [...]

Evija world tour continues as Lotus hypercar premieres in the Middle East

Lotus Dubai retailer hosts VIP media and invited guests as all-electric Evija debuts in the United Arab Emirates Programme of events includes Lotus Abu Dhabi showroom presentation and private viewings Latest leg of world tour which has already included Monterey Car Week, USA, and Japan Lotus Day (Dubai, UAE – 19 September 2019) – The all-new Lotus Evija hypercar has made its debut in the Middle East as part [...]

Lotus at the Old-Timer Grand Prix – Nürburgring 2019

Lotus presents a collection of classic and current Lotus road and race cars New Evora GT4 Concept race car makes its continental debut Automobilclub von Deutschland (AvD) honours Lotus with a special award for its pioneering contribution to the automotive industry (Hethel, UK – 08 August 2019) For the Old Timers Grand Prix (OTGP) – Nürburgring 2019, Lotus will show the latest range of cars, Elise Sport 220, Exige [...]

The New Lotus Evora GT for 2020 Model Year

Fastest and most powerful road-going Lotus for USA and Canada – top speed 188 mph (303 km/h) 0-60 mph in 3.8 seconds and 422 PS Weight from only 3,104 lbs (1,408 kg), 71 lbs (32 kg) lighter than the Evora 400 Available to order now Relentless in its development of world-class sports cars, Lotus has unveiled the new 2020 Evora GT for North America, replacing the Evora Sport 410 [...]

Lotus Evija: the world’s first pure electric British hypercar

Lotus Evija – the first all-electric British hypercar – makes its world debut in London Target power output of 2,000 PS makes it the world’s most powerful series production road car Target 0-62 mph (0-100km/h) in under three seconds, top speed over 200 mph (320 km/h) Ultra-lightweight carbon fibre monocoque makes it the world’s lightest production EV hypercar, at 1,680kg Pure electric driving range target of 250 miles (400 [...]

LOTUS STUNS GOODWOOD WITH HYPERCAR SNEAK PEEK… AND REVEALS ITS NAME

Lotus confirms Type 130 hypercar is named EVIJA Fans attending the Lotus stand at Goodwood Festival of Speed will be offered a sneak peek at the car Dramatic ‘light show’ experience reveals new design details ahead of the world premiere later this month Classic and current Lotus cars on static and dynamic display, celebrating this year’s Festival theme ‘Record Breakers’ (Goodwood, West Sussex – 3 July 2019) – Lotus [...]

Lotus to reveal Type 130 all-electric hypercar in London on 16 July 2019

World’s first British all-electric hypercar – project code Type 130 – will be revealed in London, the birthplace of the brand, in July A maximum of just 130 examples will be available to own, with first customer deliveries to commence in 2020 Production of the Type 130 confirmed for Lotus HQ in Hethel, Norfolk (Hethel, Norfolk – 31 May 2019) Lotus confirms today that Type 130, the brand’s first [...]

The Lotus Exige Cup 430 Type 25 collector’s piece

Lotus’ most accomplished Exige ever as fitting tributeJust 25 examples to be hand built in NorfolkUnique heritage documentation to accompany each carBespoke exterior and interior livery407 hp per tonne and 220 kg of downforce0-60 mph in 3.2 secs, dry weight from 1,056 kgWithout equal and a class apart: the new Lotus Exige Cup 430 Type 25 is a collector’s piece like no other and a fitting tribute to one of [...]

Final evolution – the new Lotus 3-Eleven 430

Substantial power increase to 430hp 920 kg and 467 hp per tonne 0-60 mph in 3.1 seconds, top speed of 180 mph Lightweight full carbon bodywork - exposed on the flanks Higher performance brakes and enhanced aerodynamics Limited to 20 vehicles worldwide The new Lotus 3-Eleven 430 has retaken the title as Lotus’ quickest street-legal sports car - a fitting send off for the company’s legendary road racer. The [...]