Lotus Evora In Living Color On The Nürburgring

The Lotus Evora 2+2 may have already been revealed in all its heaviness, but we've only seen it in a generic silver paint. These new shots show the Lotus blooming in a vivid blue hue while testing on the Nürburgring. We're pretty sure this is just the standard 276 HP, 2967-lb model doing some final testing, but who… » 8/15/08 10:40am 8/15/08 10:40am

Matchbox Shrinks Lotus Evora To 1/64 Scale, Still Overweight

Matchbox has been working closely with Lotus for about nine months creating this 1/64 scale version of the new Lotus Evora. What you see here is obviously a prototype though, as the actual toy won't go on sale until later this year. We know the full-scale Lotus 2+2 isn't exactly following in Colin Chapman's philosophy… » 8/12/08 3:40pm 8/12/08 3:40pm

The Lotus Evora Weighs A Ton...And A Half

When the Lotus Evora debuted yesterday, we were surprised nobody made mention of the weight — it didn't show up during the live press conference, in any of the specs on the web, or in the initial press release. The real press release on the Evora has finally emerged and, drum roll, the figure is 1,350 kg, or 2,976… » 7/23/08 8:30am 7/23/08 8:30am

Lotus Evora Debuts At British Motor Show

Sure, we already knew what the new 2+2 from Lotus looked like — but we didn't know the name — until now. It's called the Lotus Evora. Yes, with the stroke of the "E" key, Lotus has added yet another E-word to the lexicon of Lotus history. The Evora is equipped with a 276 HP Toyota V6 making 252 lb-ft of torque and a… » 7/22/08 8:01am 7/22/08 8:01am