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The New 2011 Lotus Elise The New 2011 Lotus Elise

The Lotus Elise revolutionised the sportscar market 14 years ago when the small lightweight agile 2-seat mid engine sportscar was introduced. By ensuring that the Elise stuck rigidly to Lotus’ core values of performance through light weight, the Elise was able to produce supercar performance with city car economy. Making its debut at the 80th International Geneva Motorshow, the 2011 model year Lotus Elise introduces a number of changes and improvements to maintain its class leading position.

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Lotus Elise Club Racer To Make Debut (Australia) Lotus Elise Club Racer To Make Debut (Australia)

The new special edition Lotus Elise Club Racer is to make its Australian debut in February 2010, combining new and exclusive colour schemes, bespoke interior and lightweight components in a high performance, world-class, low-emission sports car. Based on the popular Elise S with a 100kW 1.8-litre four-cylinder, weighing just 860kgs, the special edition Club Racer takes retro design cues by featuring four of the classic colour schemes used by Lotus in the 1960s (Elite Yellow, Carbon Grey, Sky...

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The New Lotus Exige S - Model Year 2010 The New Lotus Exige S - Model Year 2010

The Lotus Exige is a renowned high performance coupe with a well-deserved reputation for uncompromised performance, both on the road and the track. Lotus has always pursued efficiency and fuel economy and for the 2010 model year Lotus Exige S, Lotus has reduced the emissions to only 199g/km CO2, combined with improved fuel economy, to an impressive 8.5 litres/100km (combined cycle) and a frugal 6.5 litres/100km on the highway cycle.

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2009 Lotus Evora, Specification and Pricing - (Australia) 2009 Lotus Evora, Specification and Pricing - (Australia)

The countdown to the exciting Lotus Evora has started with the first press drives of the 3.5-litre mid-engined 2+2 coupe drawing hugely positive comments and praise, and Lotus Cars Australia confirming the local pricing of the 2+2 and 2+0 Evora. The Evora will be the most significant Lotus car to be launched in the last decade and promises to be one of the most exciting new cars of its time, combining traditional Lotus ride and handling attributes with a large, practical platform...

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2009 Lotus Exige Cup 260, Available - (Australia) 2009 Lotus Exige Cup 260, Available - (Australia)

Carbon fibre and lightweight components combine to offer the most powerful and lightest road and race Lotus Exige ever in Australia. Lotus Cars Australia has announced that the motorsport focused version of the Exige S is now available in Australia. Featuring the most powerful four-cylinder engine ever fitted to a Lotus production car, along with extensive use of carbon fibre and weight saving, the Lotus Exige Cup 260 is the star performer in the road-going Lotus range. The Lotus Exige...

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2010 Lotus Evora Pricing and Specifications 2010 Lotus Evora Pricing and Specifications

First deliveries of the eagerly anticipated Lotus Evora will be made to customers in Europe in May 2009 following an extensive and rapid development program, enabling the whole project to be completed in an extraordinary 27 months, almost unprecedented in the motor industry. The Lotus Evora Launch Edition The first 450 cars will be built to a high level standard specification which includes the following equipment:

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2010 Lotus Exige S Facelift Revealed 2010 Lotus Exige S Facelift Revealed

The 79th International Geneva Motor Show sees the introduction of the exciting new 2010 Model Year Lotus Exige S with a newly designed front end, a new rear wing and impressive emissions of just 199 g/km CO2. The Lotus Exige is a renowned high performance coupe that has a well earned reputation of choice for drivers who demand uncompromised performance, both on the road and on the track.Lotus has always pursued efficiency and fuel economy and for the 2010 Model Year Lotus Exige S, Lotus has...

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2009 Lotus Europa SE, Power and Prestige - (Australia) 2009 Lotus Europa SE, Power and Prestige - (Australia)

The Lotus Europa SE races into 2009 with a host of upgrades that make it more appealing and accessible to a broader range of enthusiast. It also provides more power and performance, more equipment and as such offers more value than ever before. Designed to appeal to those who are more style conscious, the Europa SE also carries the largest capacity engine in the current Lotus range and the most torque. Peak power increases 12 percent, from 147kW at 5400rpm in the Europa S, to 165kW at...

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2009 Lotus Evora Preview - (Australia) 2009 Lotus Evora Preview - (Australia)

Lotus Cars Australia has shown the new face of sports cars today, with the first local unveiling of the stunning new Evora. The design of the Evora breaths athleticism and performance, from the signature Lotus nose to the crisp and flowing lines that focus attention to the muscular rear end, accentuating the mid-engined language and unmistakeably Lotus styling. The Evora’s interior is dynamic, highly functional and contemporary with front seating designed to comfortably accommodate...

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Review: 2008 Lotus Elise SC - Red Cars do go Faster Review: 2008 Lotus Elise SC - Red Cars do go Faster

After watching all the cars at the Rob Roy Hill Climb do a few runs and viewing a number of spills, we decided to take the Lotus Elise for a spin around the spectacular roads of King Lake, in the outer hills of Melbourne. Lotus kindly supplied us with the Elise Supercharged variant in the colour red, and it’s true… Red cars do go faster, much faster. I like to think of the racetrack like my mother, I only want to introduce her to serious girlfriends. The Elise coincidently is a female...

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New 2009 Lotus Exige Cup 260 - (Global) New 2009 Lotus Exige Cup 260 - (Global)

Extensive use of carbon fiber and lightweight components for the latest homologated-for-the-road Lotus Exige Cup 260.

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2009 Lotus Evora - (Australia) 2009 Lotus Evora - (Australia)

Lotus Cars Australia has opened its order book for the Lotus Evora following confirmation the V6 sports coupe is expected to land in Australia third quarter of 2009.

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Review: 2008 Lotus Exige – “Not a Daily Driver”, Says Who? Review: 2008 Lotus Exige – “Not a Daily Driver”, Says Who?

Every review that you’ve read detailing any model in the Lotus range probably says that a Lotus is outrageously impractical and could not be used as a daily driver, with the Exige being the worst offender. Multiple statements such as: “A daily driver? For who!?” pop up again and again. Well, for all of those out there, let me end this long quest in search of a Lotus daily driver, I am one!

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2009 Diamond Anniversary Lotus Europa Special Edition - (UK) 2009 Diamond Anniversary Lotus Europa Special Edition - (UK)

This year Lotus celebrates its 60th birthday and to properly mark the occasion, the British sportscar manufacturer has produced a real gem of a car – a fully customised, diamond-set Lotus Europa valued at £150,000 which will be launched at Lotus’ birthday celebrations in Hethel, Norfolk on Sunday 14th September 2008.

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CGI: 2010 Lotus Europa i6 Concept - (Global) CGI: 2010 Lotus Europa i6 Concept - (Global)

Designer Idries Noah has shown his vision for the next Lotus Europa. He mentions his work has been inspired by the classic Europa with the high rear section, "it had character" he says. To him, the latest version looks very similar to the Elise and Exige model which does not carry the heart and soul characteristics of the original Europa.

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2009 Lotus Clark Type 25 Elise SC - (Europe) 2009 Lotus Clark Type 25 Elise SC - (Europe)

Jim Clark is considered by many as the finest and most naturally gifted racing driver of all time. He won the F1 World Championship twice for Team Lotus in 1963 and in 1965. In total, he won 25 Grand Prix races and was the first Briton to win the Indianapolis 500. Clark won a third of all the F1 races he entered, as well as racing in other formulae such as F2, F3 and Touring Cars. Typically he would race in as many as three different categories per race meeting! How many of the current crop of...

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Lotus to Develop OMNIVORE Research Engine - (Global) Lotus to Develop OMNIVORE Research Engine - (Global)

Lotus Engineering, the world renowned automotive consultancy division of Lotus announces a collaboration with Queen’s University Belfast and Jaguar Cars Ltd to develop an engine which maximises fuel efficiency when running on renewable fuels. The OMNIVORE concept will employ novel engine architecture to achieve a high thermal efficiency when fuelled on any alcohols or gasoline.

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Lotus Evora in Detail - (Global) Lotus Evora in Detail - (Global)

With its stunning visual impact, exhilarating all-round dynamic performance, innovative chassis technology and high levels of luxury, packaging and convenience, the Evora heralds an exciting new era for Lotus.

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New Lotus Evora - (Global) New Lotus Evora - (Global)

With its stunning visual impact, exhilarating all-round dynamic performance, innovative chassis technology and high levels of luxury, packaging and convenience, the Evora heralds an exciting new era for Lotus.

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New Lotus Eagle - (Global) New Lotus Eagle - (Global)

Eagerly anticipated and making its official global debut at the British Motorshow in London on July 22nd, the first all-new car from Lotus since the iconic Elise in 1995 will enter the sportscar market as the only mid-engined 2+2 in production. The new car, which is known only by its project name ‘Eagle’, is a more holistic offering than the Elise and Exige models that have been so massively popular with track day enthusiasts. The car, the name for which will be announced at the British...

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Lotus Eco Elise - (UK) Lotus Eco Elise - (UK)

Sustainable materials, hemp, eco wool and sisal have been developed for body panels and trim and, combined with hi-tech water based paint solutions, showcase new affordable green technologies. The green credentials of the technology on show in the Eco Elise have been analysed throughout the lifecycle of the car.

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Lotus on the Race Pace - (Australia) Lotus on the Race Pace - (Australia)

Following the new and exciting evolution of the GT Championship, series organisers range of Lotus vehicles to race within the new three-tier structure. This is to allow new and existing Lotus vehicles to enter and be highly competitive in a national category. With previous GT Championship catering solely for GT3 specification cars, the recent announcement of three-class structure is met with much enthusiasm within Lotus Cars Australia.

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Lotus Lightweight Structures Limited - (Global) Lotus Lightweight Structures Limited - (Global)

New Lotus Manufacturing Company Offers Greater Flexibility, Lower Weight Solutions and Reduced Time to Market for World’s Motor Industry. Group Lotus plc, the world famous sportscar manufacturer and globally renowned automotive engineering consultancy, announces the creation of Lotus Lightweight Structures, following the acquisition of Holden Lightweight Structures Limited today, 15th May 2008. Lotus Lightweight Structures, which employs 120 skilled engineers, technicians and sales...

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2008 Lotus Elise SC - Blow Them Away! 2008 Lotus Elise SC - Blow Them Away!

Introducing the Supercharged Elise SC, the newest addition to the 2008 Lotus line-up.

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Lotus has it all wrapped up - (UK) Lotus has it all wrapped up - (UK)

'Union Jack' Lotus Exige 'S' hits the great British roads It’s not unusual for a Lotus Exige ‘S’ to turn heads, but one particular car is rousing more curiosity than most. Covered in a patriotic red, white and blue Union Jack design, one Exige ‘S’ is the recent star of the Discovery Channel’s popular series ‘How Do They Do It?’. With its voluptuous curves and cut-away details, the Exige is one of the most distinctive and unique cars on the road, so it was a perfect choice for the ‘How Do They...

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Lotus Unveils Project Eagle Module and 200kw Exige Lotus Unveils Project Eagle Module and 200kw Exige

Two reveals of a different kind for Lotus in Geneva.

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Lotus Exige S Powers Up For 2008 Lotus Exige S Powers Up For 2008

The Lotus Exige S is back for 2008, faster, more powerful and better equipped.

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Lotus Entry Level 2-Eleven - (Europe) Lotus Entry Level 2-Eleven - (Europe)

Choosing your track day performance car has just become a lot more exciting with the introduction of the entry level 2-Eleven and extensive range of Lotus Sport performance options. Choosing your track day performance car has just become a lot more exciting with the introduction of the entry level 2-Eleven and extensive range of Lotus Sport performance options.

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2008 Lotus Europa Range - (Europe) 2008 Lotus Europa Range - (Europe)

Group Lotus plc unveils a new updated and significantly enhanced range of Europa’s at the 78th annual Geneva International Motor Show. Group Lotus plc unveils a new updated and significantly enhanced range of Europa’s at the 78th annual Geneva International Motor Show. The new entry level Europa is priced at £27,950 MSRP / €37,500, with the range topping Europa SE available for a competitive £32,995 MSRP/ €41,500 (Euro prices are without taxes, delivery & other related costs).

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Latest Track Car From Lotus Offers - (Global) Latest Track Car From Lotus Offers - (Global)

Lotus Sport, the motor sport division of Lotus Cars Ltd, has unveiled the MY2008 Lotus Sport Exige Cup 260. Lotus Sport, the motor sport division of Lotus Cars Ltd, has unveiled the MY2008 Lotus Sport Exige Cup 260. A direct development of the 2007 Exige Cup Car, this year’s car has a revised engine management system to take the maximum power output to 257 hp (260 PS), up by nearly 5 hp (5 PS) over last year. Bespoke performance enhancements created to offer a car with even greater levels of...

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Lotus 2-Eleven Track Star To Debut At Sydney Show Lotus 2-Eleven Track Star To Debut At Sydney Show

The light, lithe and wickedly fast Lotus 2-Eleven will make its Australian debut and officially go on sale at the Australian International Motor Show in October.

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The Lotus 2-Eleven . . . Track Day Just Got Serious The Lotus 2-Eleven . . . Track Day Just Got Serious

Lotus Sport, the race car performance arm of Lotus Cars Ltd, unveiled the new Lotus 2-Eleven at the 77th annual Geneva International Motor Show in Switzerland during March 2007.

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Lotus Heritage And Engineering Philosophy Is Deeply Etched In Europa S Lotus Heritage And Engineering Philosophy Is Deeply Etched In Europa S

Stepping into a Lotus is not just about getting into the car, it is very much about entering an exclusive world of automotive experience and knowledge spanning over half a century.

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Safety Systems Offer Peace Of Mind For Europa S Drivers And Passengers Safety Systems Offer Peace Of Mind For Europa S Drivers And Passengers

The key aspect to enjoyable driving is safety and in the case of the Europa S it has been a primary concern for designers and engineers in its development.

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Highly Efficient Turbocharged Engine The Key To Lotus Europa S Highly Efficient Turbocharged Engine The Key To Lotus Europa S

The Lotus has given Europa S a flexible and torquey, four cylinder, twin cam, multi-valve turbocharged engine and achieved the difficult task of combining the three major demands of modern automotive design - performance, fuel efficiency and low emissions.

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Europa S Interior Fits Like A Fine Leather Glove Europa S Interior Fits Like A Fine Leather Glove

From the moment you slide behind the wheel and slip into the ProBax technology seat there is a realisation that Europa S is very much a driver's car.

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Quality Manufacturing And Engineering Underpins New Europa S Quality Manufacturing And Engineering Underpins New Europa S

In developing the new Europa S Lotus engineers focused on creating a scintillating driving experience while widening the appeal of the current Lotus range.

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Lotus Europa S Delivering Performance And Creature Comfort Lotus Europa S Delivering Performance And Creature Comfort

Lotus Cars Australia has announced the launch of the Lotus Europa S, a new more user friendly model which compliments the simplicity and hard core performance of its siblings, the Lotus Elise and Lotus Exige.

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The New Lotus Elise S The New Lotus Elise S

Lotus re-enters the Mainstream Sportscar Market with a Vengeance at the Brisbane Motorshow!

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The Lotus Europa in more detail The Lotus Europa in more detail

The Lotus Europa S went from concept to production in just 28 months.

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The New Lotus Europa S The New Lotus Europa S

The new Lotus Europa S will provide Queensland Lotus customers with a spectacular preview at this year's Brisbane Motor Show, highlighting its significantly enhanced...

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