• 2013 Lotus Esprit

    We’ve known for some time that Lotus was working on a new V-8 engine for its upcoming Esprit supercar, even word that the automaker was pulling funding from other projects to ensure that both the new engine and the supercars that it will eventually power are truly world class. Now the first specs for the future engine have been revealed, including news that its ‘modular’ design may spawn a smaller four-cylinder unit. The V-8 version of the engine will reportedly develop a peak output of 562 horsepower and displace 4.8-liters. As mentioned, it will first appear in the Esprit...

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