Lotus Just Joined Aston Martin And Jaguar On The Set Of Spectre

As you may have previously seen here and here the upcoming James Bond film Spectre is currently filming a major car chase through Rome featuring British sports car brands Aston Martin and Jaguar. You can now add Lotus to that list as well. » 3/04/15 7:06pm 3/04/15 7:06pm

​Not April Fool's: Lotus Rumored To Be Making An Evora-Based Crossover

Way back in 2006 Lotus decided to have some fun for April Fool's with the Load Lugga, an El Camino'd Elise with a tow hook and a tailgate. The joke was obvious. It was the complete antithesis of what Lotus stood for. We laughed then. We're not laughing now. » 12/19/14 11:00pm 12/19/14 11:00pm

Lotus CEO Promises 'Nothing Will Be Faster On Track' Than Upcoming Cars

Hang in there, Lotus fans. New CEO Jean-Marc Gales knows things have been tough for you lately, but he says some pretty badass things are in the pipeline. Things like a dramatically revised Lotus Evora for 2016 and what he claims will be the fastest track cars around. » 10/07/14 3:44pm 10/07/14 3:44pm

Rejoice, The Lotus Evora Will Return To America In 2016

Beleaguered British sports car manufacturer Lotus is down, but they want to make it clear they are not out yet. The company has issued a statement to hit the brakes on reports that the Lotus Evora, their last street legal car, will bow out of the U.S. forever next year. It's actually just taking a one year break. » 9/23/14 3:53pm 9/23/14 3:53pm

Why Buy A Base Porsche Cayman When You Can Get A Lotus For Less?

Recently we reported some sad news from Lotus; the Evora is going out of production and this may be the end for Lotus cars in America. Now is your chance to snag one of the most under-appreciated sports cars, before all the collectors decide Evoras are the next big thing. » 9/22/14 4:30pm 9/22/14 4:30pm

Even More Bad News For Lotus: The Evora Could Be Gone From The U.S.

Of course it's bad news from Lotus. That's the only kind of news we get from them these days. On the heels of the storied but troubled British company having to lay off a quarter of its workforce, we learn its last street legal model in the U.S. may be on the way out too. » 9/22/14 9:59am 9/22/14 9:59am

The 2011 Lotus Evora Is The Pick Of The Litter

At just over 3,000 pounds, the Lotus Evora weighs half a ton more than the spritely Elise. That makes it more of a Lotus Escalade than a Lotus Miata... or a Lotus Lotus. » 12/19/12 6:00pm 12/19/12 6:00pm

Lotus Will Continue To Ruin Company With Convertible Something

Lotus has produced some fine convertibles in the past — the original Seven, both front-and rear-drive Elans, the Elise — so you'd think a quirky announcement alluding to a new open-top model would be welcome. It might have been if it wasn't from Dany Bahar's Lotus. » 2/15/12 3:00pm 2/15/12 3:00pm

Lotus mourns death of fun with Matte Black final Exige

It's the end of an era — the last of the Lotus "comeback cars." Lotus will reveal the Exige Matte Black Final Edition – an exclusive bit for North America — at the Pebble Beach car-o-thon next week. » 8/15/11 2:30pm 8/15/11 2:30pm

Italian cops now cruise in a Lotus Evora

The Italian highway cops have their Lambo, but the hard-asses at Arma dei Carabinieri are getting two Lotus Evora S cruisers. The specially-equipped cars have voice recognition tech and a refrigerated compartment for blood-and-organs transport, or keeping their Limoncello cold. » 7/21/11 1:30pm 7/21/11 1:30pm

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… » 6/06/11 2:30pm 6/06/11 2:30pm

Lotus Evora S: 350 HP Worth Of Supercharged Go

The Lotus Evora S is a more properly sorted machine with a supercharged, 350-hp 3.5-liter V6, a tighter suspension and improved aerodynamics. According to the CEO of Lotus "It's an instinctual car, the experience is pure." » 8/26/10 5:15pm 8/26/10 5:15pm

Supercharged Lotus Evora S Looks Pretty Familiar

An undisguised Lotus Evora S was out on the Nürburgring testing its newly-supercharged 3.5-liter Toyota V6 engine and slightly more-aggressive spoiler before its Paris Motor Show debut. And no, that supercharger won't fit your Camry. [AutoExpress] » 8/18/10 2:00pm 8/18/10 2:00pm

Lotus Evora S, Auto And "Mystery Car" Coming To Paris

An email announcing the Lotus Evora S, Evora Auto and a "mystery car" will debut at the Paris Motor Show leaked and all the automedia wants to talk about is the CCing error. Who cares? We're getting an Evora S! » 8/16/10 5:15pm 8/16/10 5:15pm

Road&Track Crams Adult Human Into Lotus Evora Trunk

Road&Track photographer Chris Cantle, who is a 6-foot-tall human and non-contortionist, managed to fit himself into the trunk of a Lotus Evora without any bodily harm. It's clearly more accommodating than the back seat. [Road&Track] » 4/19/10 1:30pm 4/19/10 1:30pm

Lotus Evoras Spied Filming New Bond Flick?

These photos of a Lotus Evora on an unidentified film set in the French Alps show the same skis and gold-on-copper paint job as the Lotus Esprit Turbo from For Your Eyes Only. UPDATE! » 3/03/10 6:30pm 3/03/10 6:30pm

Lotus Evora 414E Hybrid Concept: Lots Of Trouble, Usually... Shocking?

Yeah, OK, so it's a horrible joke. And yeah, we kind of already used something like it for the first crash of the new Lotus F1 car. And yeah, the 414E is pretty cool. Just call us slaves to tradition. » 3/02/10 1:00pm 3/02/10 1:00pm

Lotus Evora Hybrid: Less Sacrilegious Than You'd Think

The Lotus Evora 414E is a preview of the first hybridized vehicle to come from Colin Chapman's legendary brand. The hasty might say he's spinning in his weight-reduced grave, but upon closer inspection this EREV doesn't completely suck. » 2/24/10 4:30pm 2/24/10 4:30pm

Lotus Evora Cup Simplified, Then Lightened

Compared to the road legal car its based on, the Lotus Evora Cup has lost 440 Lbs and gained 115 HP. Colin Chapman would be proud, especially of the amount of "speed" it'd buy him with its $195,000 price. » 1/14/10 3:30pm 1/14/10 3:30pm

Lotus Evora Priced At $73,500 For All Four Seats

The 2010 Lotus Evora four-seater's been priced at $73,500, making it four grand cheaper than a base 911. With 276 HP powering 3,046.8 Lbs, does that make it a nice pipe or a crack pipe? » 11/16/09 1:30pm 11/16/09 1:30pm