Lotus


The British marque is deeply rooted in racing and building performance cars. Lately, it has become known that Lotus has been losing money for many years, so the company may not be around too much longer.


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Titanium Could Help Lotus Build Even Lighter Cars

Titanium Could Help Lotus Build Even Lighter Cars

Titanium, it’s both light and strong… and pretty expensive. But the benefits may out-“weight” the tradeoffs for Lotus, as the premium sports-car builder is exploring the dusty silver-hued metal for use in its vehicles.

Our Top Cars for a Long Term Commitment or a One-Night Stand

Our Top Cars for a Long Term Commitment or a One-Night Stand

Love is in the air; either that or exhaust fumes mixed with a whiff of burnt transmission fluid. Yes, it’s Valentine’s Day and people around the world are hugging, kissing and handing out heart-shaped boxes of chocolate. But how boring is that? This holiday is a bigger cliché than every Disney princess movie combined and…

Giving Thanks to the Automakers in 2013

Giving Thanks to the Automakers in 2013

It’s that time of year again; time for extended families to cram together around an all-too-small table, eat themselves into a food coma, argue over football and be told by countless relatives how they should be living their lives. Yup, it is time to give thanks.

Lotus Exige S Roadster to Drop its Top this Summer

Despite being unveiled last year, the Lotus Exige S Roadster has been missing in action ever since. That will all change this summer, as the British automaker has confirmed it’ll be heading to dealerships – at least in Europe.

Lotus Refutes Bankruptcy Rumors

Lotus Refutes Bankruptcy Rumors

Group Lotus plc, which is made up of Lotus Cars, Lotus Motorsport and Lotus Engineering, will appear in Companies Court today, as an application has been filed to have the company liquidated to pay its debts.

Bob Lutz’s Lotus Evora S Now For Sale

Bob Lutz’s Lotus Evora S Now For Sale

Bob Lutz of former General Motors vice chairman fame enjoyed a short stint on the advisory board of Lotus, and one of the perks of signing on to the British automaker’s board was to get an Evora of his own to drive.

Lotus Looks to Boost Sales 5 Times by 2015

Lotus Looks to Boost Sales 5 Times by 2015

Lotus Group’s parent company DRB Hicom is predicting some lofty goals for the small sports car company, confident that by 2015 the brand will be selling between  4,000 and 5,000 units per year. 

Lotus Suing Dany Bahar Over Extravagant Spending

Lotus Suing Dany Bahar Over Extravagant Spending

In what is turning into a very bitter divorce between Lotus and ex-CEO Dany Bahar, the British automaker is firing back with a lawsuit of its own, claiming that Bahar spent company money on his extravagant personal lifestyle.