Lotus Evora sports car risks becoming a crossover

February 10, 2015 at 00:49

Even small-scale producers of British sports cars, which have always been on your mind, and often ignored by the mainstream, can not stay away from fashion to “elevated” vehicles. Soon even sports coupes Lotus pretends to be conqueror of off-road.
However, a car that will join a family of Evora, hardly has the right to be called a crossover. According to the sources of edition Car, the preparation of a new version of engineers will increase ground clearance of sports coupe, and the designers will make it looks more brutal. The car, as well as all existing modifications Evora, will be rear-wheel drive – the development of all-wheel drive system in this situation would not have the chance to pay for itself.

Lotus Evora picture

Lotus Evora pics


Lotus plans to release a new crossover

February 8, 2015 at 22:47

Lotus Company hinted at a total extension of range back in 2010, presenting in Paris just six concepts. Subsequently, the project of the company was refused, but now it is rumored that the leadership of Lotus Company bears similar plans.
The current head of Lotus is considering expanding its lineup of brand due to the models previously unusual manufacturer of sports cars. According to the portal Motor Authority, referring to the Malaysian press, Jean-Marc Jale unveiled at a meeting with the heads of the parent company Proton plans to develop a crossover and sedan.

Lotus new crossover pics

Lotus new crossover image

Spies caught the new Lotus Evora

February 6, 2015 at 22:34

Lotus cars were not at the Geneva Motor Show for three years, but this time the heavily reworked version of the Evora can be a little shake up the established order of things. The car had being photographed by spies in full camouflage, this sports car will have a landing formula “two plus two”, and it is expected to receive a big boost of capacity, lower operating costs and a serious weight loss.
In addition, this prototype shows little redesigned exterior: both flanks largemouth bumper accommodate two new air intakes plus upgraded headlamps and slightly redesigned tail. Although photographers have failed to capture the beauty, with some confidence we can say that he, too, has undergone some changes.

Lotus Evora pics

Lotus Evora picture

Lotus F1 published images E23 Hybrid

February 4, 2015 at 19:46

The presentation of the car Lotus F1 2015 will take place in Jerez before the tests.
But the press service of the British team published the first computer-generated images of the new vehicle called E23 Hybrid.
Matthew Carter, executive director of Lotus F1: «The new E23 Hybrid opens a new era for Lotus F1. We have not only changed the supplier of the power plant by clicking on the Mercedes-Benz, but also did a lot of work this winter. Development department, aerodynamics and simulation have contributed to the development of the machine, which should allow us to take a big step forward, so we are optimistic forward to the season.

E23 Hybrid pics

E23 Hybrid picture

A new modification of the Elise S Cup

February 2, 2015 at 19:40

Lotus Company at the beginning of this year in “Nordschleife” at Nurnberg ring is leading the test of Civil modification of the racing sports car Elise S Cup R.
Issue road option is required for the homologation of the Cup coupe – it will take part in the championship Lotus Cup, the steps of which take place in the United States, Britain, Italy, Japan, Thailand and China.
Very soon the Lotus family will join Elise new modification called Elise S Cup.
From its racing counterpart the index R is characterized by the presence of the Salon “stove”, power windows, alarm with immobilizer and airbags and other elements Radom.

 Elise S Cup pics

Elise S Cup image