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New Lotus Elise Cup 250 is Fastest Four-Cylinder Lotus Ever

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The new Lotus Elise Cup 250 offers a blend of purity of purpose with performance at the apex of the recently revised Elise range. Supercharged, lightweight and distilled from Lotus’ extensive motorsport knowhow, the new model packs 243 hp into a chassis designed to deliver the benchmark in responsive handling and haptic feedback. The car’s enhanced aerodynamics come from a number of additions including a new lightweight rear wing, front splitter, bargeboards and rear diffuser contributing to 125 kg of downforce at 140 mph.

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Lotus Exige Cup 380 Fastest to Track, and Around it

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Without equal and without compromise, the new Exige Cup 380 coupe provides the perfect balance between fully type approved road car and genuine race car to deliver the ultimate track-and-back street-legal Lotus. Evolved from the hugely successful and capable Exige Sport 380, this latest Lotus is the purest manifestation yet of the company’s Cup concept for sports cars. Genuinely eligible for competition yet undeniably elegant, just 60 editions of this extreme Exige are planned for worldwide markets, assuring its status as one of Lotus’ most collectable road cars.

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Lotus Evora Sport 410 GP Edition Salutes US Launch

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Continuing the success of Lotus’ return to North America, the legendary British Sportscar maker has unveiled a unique Evora Sport 410 in one of the company’s most famous liveries. The new Lotus Evora Sport 410 for North America is the lightest and most focused iteration of the Evora, and joins the benchmark Evora 400 in the company’s line-up as a fully type approved model. It is also the fastest road-going Lotus ever sold in the US, clocking 0-60 mph in 3.9 secs and a top speed of 190 mph!

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New Lotus Elise Sprint Edition is Lighter and Faster

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Focusing on driver involvement, to provide an immersive experience, the new Lotus Elise Sprint reaffirms the company’s leading position in automotive engineering. A benchmark in purity and balance, the Elise is a favourite amongst drivers and enthusiasts, and to date nearly 33,000 examples have been hand built at Lotus’ famous Hethel factory. Distilled from the very essence of the company’s heritage, the Elise carries Lotus founder Colin Chapman’s vision of efficient engineering into the future and arrives as the company continues its return to form with its strongest ever line-up of vehicles.

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Lotus Evora Sport 410 Honours Iconic James Bond Lotus Esprit S1

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Lotus Exclusive has commissioned a one-off Lotus Evora Sport 410 as a tribute to one of its most famous ancestors, the Lotus Esprit S1. The Evora Sport 410 has wowed motoring press and customers with its combination of effortless pace and intuitive handling. The original Lotus Esprit S1 appeared in the James Bond film The Spy Who Loved Me, which celebrates its 40th anniversary this year, and Lotus’ in-house personalisation department has crafted a special, one-off Evora Sport 410 in commemoration.

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The Songs of a Lotus Evora 400

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The Lotus Evora 400 is the fastest road going car that Lotus has ever produced. Its 3.5-litre supercharged, 24 valve, water cooled, all aluminium engine V6 engine produces 400 hp and can propel this 3,138 pound car from 0-60 mph in just 4.1 seconds. Its aerodynamic package maintains zero lift and increases downforce at high speeds, which can reach 186 mph. And it sounds spectacular. Read more…

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Lotus 3-Eleven Sets Hockenheimring Lap Record

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The Lotus 3-Eleven, the quickest series production car to come from Lotus’ Hethel Headquarters, has set the fastest lap time ever recorded by the leading and highly-respected German car magazine, “sport auto”. Read more…