What's a test mule other than a masquerade ball on wheels, with only the guest of honor in attendance. In this case, it's the new, long (long) awaited Lotus Esprit replacement, dressed as a Lotus Esprit. Does that mean, by default, it's the Lotus Esprit replacement? Well no, but those who are in the know say it is. And that's good enough for us. It's Friday.
Spy photos: 2008 Lotus Esprit [Edmunds Straightline Blog]
More on the Lotus Esprit [internal]