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Lotus Exige S Automatic

Lotus has unveiled the Exige S Automatic, the faster and more environmentally friendly cousin to the vehicle’s manual variant. Power comes courtesy of a supercharged 3.5-liter V6 — good for 345 bhp and 295 lb-ft of torque — that’s mated a six-speed automatic transmission, operated through the forged aluminium paddle … READ MORE


Restored James Bond Lotus Esprit Submarine on eBay for $1 million

After the notorious DB5 from Goldfinger, the second most famous James Bond car has to be the Lotus Esprit S1 that moves from sports car to submarine with the flick of a switch. Now, thanks to a new eBay auction, you, the most die-hard of Bond fans, … READ MORE

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Lotus Exige LF1 Edition

In the history of Formula 1 racing, Lotus has been crowned as a champion 81 times. Paying homage to its rich F1 heritage, Lotus will be building 81 Exige LF1 Edition sports cars. The design team blended various elements from the past Lotus livery, including black and … READ MORE

Lotus Motorcyles C-01


Many of us have been waiting patiently on the official launch of the C-01 motorcycle from LOTUS MOTORCYCLES,  as we initially reported on the hyper bike designed by Daniel Simon back in June 2013. Produced in conjunction with Kodewa, the famed automotive designer flexed his creative muscles … READ MORE


James Bond 007 Lotus Esprit Submarine Car Headed to Auction

There are countless badass moments in the James Bond 007 series, ranging from a 14-karat gold-covered woman, a sky-diving fist fight to a train-hopping chase and even Bond defibrillating himself. One of the stand-out moments involving vehicles (again, there are many), has to be Roger Moore’s Lotus Esprit … READ MORE


LOTUS MOTORCYCLES C-01 Project – Announcement | By Daniel Simon

Best known for his vehicle concepts such as the Light Cycle for the film TRON: Legacy, the Hydra Tank in Captain America: The First Avenger, and more recently, the “Bubbleship” on Oblivion with Tom Cruise, automotive designer Daniel Simon will be helping high performance auto maker LOTUS … READ MORE

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Lotus Amen/Evora | By Paul Snowden

Setting up shop in the third largest city in Germany means its going to be tough for a brand to differentiate themselves from the competition. That is, unless you’re as bold as creative agency Full Contact, who facilitated a cross-industry collaboration between sneaker retailer AMEN Store, Nike Sportswear, and artist … READ MORE


Lotus Exige R-GT Rally Car

Considering work only started on the Lotus Exige R-GT Rally Car last July, the shakedown held last week in Turin, Italy showed real promise ahead of the 2012 FIA World Rally Championship for Lotus’ newest venture. Cued up for the tarmac events, the Exige R-GT pumped out … READ MORE


Lotus Evora S GP Edition

The gold and black color scheme of the latest Lotus Evora S GP Edition makes reference to the old John Player Special Lotus, which in turn was the inspiration for the current Lotus Renault Formula One Grand Prix team. This Evora S GP Edition is one of … READ MORE


Swizz Beatz Joins Lotus – Named VP of Creative Design & Global Marketing

Based on his high profile as a rapper and music producer, as well as his recent success revitalizing the Reebok brand, Swizz Beatz has been hired by British automaker Lotus to assume the title of VP of Creative Design and Global Marketing. A video on the Lotus … READ MORE

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Lotus Evora by Mansory

Among auto enthusiasts, Lotus stands out for a few reasons. The British maker, founded in 1948, has built a following based on cars aimed solidly at the performance driving enthusiast; when faced with the question of creature comforts weighed against on-track performance, the company has typically chosen … READ MORE