Lotus News

 
2017 Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar

Future Volvos may benefit from Lotus suspension tuning

Lotus has a long history in engineering and building precise, sharp-handling cars. Now, as Lotus and parent company Proton, are in the process of being acquired by Chinese firm Geely, a bit of that spritely British engineering could find its way to Volvo. How might Swedish engineering and British... read more

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2017 Lotus Exige Cup 380

2017 Lotus Exige Cup 380 is all about the aero

We only get the Lotus Evora in the United States, at least as far as road cars are concerned. But overseas, buyers still have new versions of the lighter, more affordable... read more April 27, 2017 by


 
Lotus Evora Sport 410 GP Edition

Lotus Evora Sport 410 GP Edition marks US sales launch

As if Lotus' Evora Sport 410 wasn't already poised to be something special, the British sports car marque has debuted a special version with a unique color scheme inspired by... read more April 10, 2017 by


 
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Report: Geely, PSA Group compete for Lotus parent Proton

Malaysian conglomerate DRB-Hicom is looking to offload its majority stake in fellow Malaysian firm Proton and two of the potential bidders are reported to be China’s... read more February 21, 2017 by


 
2017 Lotus Evora 400, 2015 Geneva Motor Show

Lotus: What’s new for 2017

Lotus fans in the United States have had little to choose from ever since 2011 when the automaker’s Elise and Exige were pulled from sale due to being on the wrong side... read more February 3, 2017 by


 
2016 Lotus Elise Race 250

Lotus to renew sports car lineup before adding SUV

Lotus is committed to adding an SUV to its lineup but the vehicle will probably not arrive for another four or five years, at the earliest. Speaking with Autocar, Lotus CEO... read more January 24, 2017 by


 
2017 Lotus Exige Race 380

Lotus Exige Sport 380 spawns dedicated track model

The Lotus Exige is no longer offered here as a road car but you can still purchase versions designed for track. The latest in a long line of Exige-based track cars is the... read more January 12, 2017 by


 
2017 Lotus Exige Sport 380

Lotus launches Exige Sport 380

Lotus is in the best financial shape it’s been in perhaps in its entirety. CEO Jean-Marc Gales has revealed that the company has turned in its first operating profit in... read more November 24, 2016 by


 
2016 Lotus Exige Sport 350

Lotus could be up for grabs in sale of unprofitable parent Proton

Ownership of Lotus could soon change hands if the sale of its unprofitable parent company Proton goes ahead. A controlling stake in Proton was bought by DRB-Hicom in 2012 for... read more September 26, 2016 by


 
1956 Lotus Eleven at Laguna Seca, Credit: Historicmotorprints.com

Driving a vintage Lotus at the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

If the best thing you can do with a car is to drive it, then the best thing to do during Monterey Car Week is to drive a classic. I can think of no better place to drive a... read more September 8, 2016 by


 
2017 Lotus Evora 400 with Carbon Pack

Lotus Evora 400 lightweight options drop curb weight to 3,060 pounds

Since its earliest days, Lotus’ ethos has been “performance through lightweight,” the phrase coined by its founder Colin Chapman. Today that tradition lives... read more August 19, 2016 by


 
2016 Lotus Elise Race 250

Lotus Elise Race 250 is the fastest Elise yet

Lotus has unveiled what it claims is its fastest Elise yet. The car is called the Elise Race 250 and as the name suggests this one’s designed for track use only... read more July 29, 2016 by


 
Lotus Evora 400 Hethel Edition

New Lotus Evora special edition celebrates 50 years of Hethel factory

Lotus has had its share of ups and downs, but the British automaker does have a past worth remembering. To celebrate its past, a special edition of the company's Evora sports... read more May 12, 2016 by


 
2017 Lotus Evora Sport 410 (European spec)

U.S. to get entry-level, naturally-aspirated Evora

The Lotus Evora returns for the 2017 model year, now in Evora 400 and limited edition Evora 410 form. The cars, which go on sale in May, both feature a supercharged 3.5-liter... read more March 22, 2016 by


 
2017 Lotus Evora Sport 410 (European spec)

2017 Lotus Evora Sport 410 Ups The Power And Drops The Weight

The Lotus Evora 400 is just reaching showrooms here in the United States but a new, more potent version of the car has already been launched. Set to debut next week at the... read more February 25, 2016 by


 
2016 Lotus Elise Cup 250

2016 Lotus Elise Cup 250: Forbidden Fruit

Lotus doesn’t plan to sell an Elise in the United States until the arrival of a next-generation model sometime around the end of the decade. Sadly, that means we miss... read more February 19, 2016 by


 
 

 
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