Category Archives: Group Lotus

Maidstone Sports Cars Become Official Lotus Heritage Repairer

For years Maidstone Sports Cars have been popular with enthusiasts offering servicing and Honda engine conversions. Now, following the decision by Lipscomb Group not to renew their Lotus Dealership, they joined the Lotus family as a  Lotus Heritage Repairer. Maidstone … Continue reading

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Lotus Cars: Lotus: The speed of #LightisRight

Lotus showed the latest entries to their product range at the Geneva International Motor Show 2016 this week, with the new 3-Eleven, and lighter, more powerful Elise Cup 250, Evora Sport 410 and Exige Sport 350 Roadster models on display. … Continue reading

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Lotus Cars – Fast, Faster, Lotus 3-Eleven

Lotus today have released finalised specs of the Exige V6 based Lotus 3-Eleven, setting out power, performance, weight, downforce and pricing for both the road and race going versions of the car. The road going version sees a slight decrease … Continue reading

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Lotus Exige 360 Cup announced

Lotus announced today a new limited edition variant of Lotus Exige V6 Cup, the Lotus Exige 360 Cup. Limited to just 50 units, the Lotus Exige 360 Cup gets an eponymous 10 ps increase in power and new lightweight tailgate … Continue reading

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Lotus 3-Eleven launches at Goodwood Festival of Speed

After weeks of teasing Lotus pulled the covers off the new Lotus 3-Eleven this morning at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. The new model, built upon the Exige V6 platform, produces 450bhp from a revised version of the Evora 400’s … Continue reading

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Lotus announce Elise 20th Anniversary and Exige S Club Racer

  Lotus have announced a pair of new model derivatives this week, with the Elise 20th Anniversary special edition and the Exige S Club Racer. The Elise 20th Anniversary special edition celebrates 20 years since the Elise was first unveiled … Continue reading

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Lotus Cars – The all new Lotus Evora 400

Lotus this morning announced the Lotus Evora 400 ahead of its showing next month at the Geneva Motor Show. This heavily revised car brings a huge number of visual and mechanical changes, and replaces the Evora and Evora S as … Continue reading

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Lotus Cars – Lotus sales up 54% world-wide for the first nine months of the financial year

News from Lotus that sales have continue to improve world-wide, with new announcements planned for Geneva Motor Show in March. Source: Lotus sales up 54% world-wide for the first nine months of the financial year Discussion: SELOC Chat »Outlook looking … Continue reading

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Lotus Cars – New Chief Engineer, Vehicle Test and Development for Lotus

Lotus today announced that Dave Marler has been appointed Chief Engineer, Vehicle Test and Development for the companies cars. Marler will certainly have some large shoes to fill – replacing Matthew Becker who is leaving Lotus after 26 years at … Continue reading

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Lotus Cars – Lotus Cars Celebrates 1000th Exige S

Lotus announced last week that they had built their 1000th Exige V6, with this milestone car destined for the Lotus Test and Development team for sign off of the new automatic gearbox option. Source: Lotus Cars – Lotus Cars Celebrates … Continue reading

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