New electric hypercar, Lotus can get the name Evija

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New electric hypercar, Lotus can get the name Evija

Not long ago, the automaker has registered the name for a variety of products, including toys and vehicles.

Recall that is still in Lotus called their electric hypercar “Typ 130”, but we knew from the beginning that this title is not to be used for the production model. Note that the coming novelty will be the first totally new Lotus in more than a decade and it should mark the release of the brand in the highest grade.

Technical characteristics of the vehicle is still unnamed, although it is reported that the company Williams Advanced Engineering has been hired to help bring the model to life.

Those who have information about hypercare, saying he will use a carbon monocoque with electric motors, driving all four wheels. Battery should be located directly behind the passenger cabin, and the total output of the motors will exceed 1,000 HP In addition to the power plant Lotus spent a lot of time on the development of advanced active aerodynamics, and in may, the Executive Director of the Lotus Phil Popham called it “mind-blowing hypercar, engineered and manufactured in the UK.”

Lotus Typ 130 is not the only new vehicle currently under development by the engineers of the brand. Recently, we wrote about the beginning of work on the new SUV in the headquarters in the UK, while the successor to the Evora, expected to debut next year.