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Lotuses Elise, Exige and Evora are history
Lotuses Elise, Exige and Evora are history

About 26 years have passed since the release of the three models Elise, Exige and Evora. A total of 51,738 copies were produced. From 1996 to 2000, the first generation of Elise and Exige sports cars was built in a small Hethel assembly shop together with Lotus Esprit. The current assembly lines will replace for… More

What the new Lotus Emira V6 is capable of (video)
What the new Lotus Emira V6 is capable of (video)

The brand Lotus has released a video of the Emira in action, showing the highly anticipated V6 First Edition being tested on the Hethel test track. Havana Kershaw is driving the car. First, I need to say a few words about Havana Kershaw. He is Director of Development and Integration for Lotus Automobiles. He also… More

Crossover from Lotus will receive an “all-seeing eye”
Crossover from Lotus will receive an “all-seeing eye”

The British company Lotus will equip its Type 132 electric crossover with a roof lidar. According to what was shown in the new short video, it will open as soon as the car starts to move. Recently, the main pioneers in the field of installing lidars on vehicles are the Chinese. They quickly occupied a… More

Electric crossover Lotus will receive a grille with a secret
Electric crossover Lotus will receive a grille with a secret

At the end of the summer, we learned that Lotus intends to produce four electric vehicles by 2026. This is part of Vision80’s strategy to move to battery-powered vehicles. The day before, the brand shared a teaser revealing some of the details of the firstborn. The Type 132 will feature a hexagonal grille that sits… More

Lotus introduced a platform for electric sports cars
Lotus introduced a platform for electric sports cars

Emerging from the “shadow” brand Lotus has introduced a new modular platform on which you can build two- and four-seater electric sports cars, equipped with one or two engines. The first model based on this architecture will hit the market in 2026. The new “cart” supports three different layouts and two types of battery packs… More

Exclusive Emira V6 First Edition
Exclusive Emira V6 First Edition

The British automaker’s press office has released full specifications and performance figures for the Lotus Emira V6 in a First Edition exclusive. Lotus has unveiled a completely new car over the years – the Emira will replace the Elise, Exige and the larger Evora. Following its launch in early July, the Emira made headlines again… More

Coupe Lotus Emira prepared for racing
Coupe Lotus Emira prepared for racing

British engineering firm RML Group and Lotus have built a racing version of the Emira coupe, which they hope to see soon at prestigious world and national championships. The Emira GT4 differs from the road two-door in a carbon fiber body and improved aerodynamics, but it is driven by the same 3.5-liter Toyota V6 2GR-FE… More

Lotus is preparing four new electric vehicles
Lotus is preparing four new electric vehicles

The new plant in Wuhan will launch the Alpine-Lotus four-door coupe, family crossover and sports car after the Type 132 SUV. At Lotus Technology’s new headquarters in Wuhan, China, the manufacturer will begin building a family of all-new vehicles in 2022, starting with the Type 132 SUV. Note that the new Lotus division focuses exclusively… More