The beauty of Loti against the sun

When you had that photo of an Esprit on your bedroom’s wall in the ‘80s and closed your eyes, this is probably how you imagined life with a mid-engined Lotus: a never-ending winding road in never-ending sunset. Back then, there was no Evora an Esprit could transform into, but Richard Morris’s latest video solves even… » 6/06/11 2:30pm 6/06/11 2:30pm

Jalopnik's Top Reveals From The 2008 Paris Motor Show: Morning, Day Two

With Ben all by himself at the Paris Motor Show » 10/03/08 1:01pm 10/03/08 1:01pm, we've been back here across the pond bringing you his on-the-ground coverage. Here's everything revealed so far on the second day of the show, compiled in order of popularity from most trafficked to least. Be sure to visit the full posts where you'll find more…

Live From Paris, It's The Diminutive Back Seat Of The Lotus Evora!

The Lotus Evora » 10/03/08 8:45am 10/03/08 8:45am has been loved and hated since its debut at the earlier this year, but it's now the and we haven't seen any kind of real shots of the so-called "back seat" of this supposed four-passenger car. Since we did the back-seat duties with the , we figured it only fair to visit the Evora and take a look at…

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