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. Continue Reading...
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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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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… Continue Reading...
The recovery process for Lotus has begun as the automaker has started cutting costs and expanding sales. Continue Reading...
While the road car development seems to have temporarily stalled out at Lotus, the British automaker continues to develop new track-focused machines, the latest being the Elise S Cup R. Continue Reading...
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. Continue Reading...
Lotus has received nearly $17 million in the form of a government grant, money that will be used for research and development, helping create over 300 new jobs. Continue Reading...
The most exciting car in the Lotus lineup isn’t available in America. Or at least it’s not available if you plan to drive it on the street. Continue Reading...
Lotus has announced its latest addition to the automaker’s racing portfolio, the Lotus Elise S Cup R. Continue Reading...
Lotus has issued out a recall for its 2011 Evora sports car for faulty oil lines. Continue Reading...
With rumors of a future for Lotus swirling, the company will live on as its new owner DRB-Hicom has signed off on a three-year plan to fund the British sports car maker. Continue Reading...
As if a standard Lotus Esprit crossing the auction block isn’t rare enough, this one is a definite one-of-a-kind after starring in the James Bond 007 flick The Spy Who Loved Me. Continue Reading...
Lotus is getting into the world of two-wheel motorsports, announcing today that the brand will be producing a new motorcycle called the Lotus C-01. Continue Reading...
Lotus LMP2 drove during yesterday’s practice session at Le Mans despite a legal battle that threatened the team’s chances of having functional cars. Continue Reading...
Lotus LMP2 might not be racing in this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans. Continue Reading...
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. Continue Reading...
The Lotus Evora 414E Range Extender Hybrid has received the SAE’s Automotive Engineering International (AEI) Tech Award for its design and engineering innovation. Continue Reading...
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. Continue Reading...
Lotus is recalling 546 of its sports cars in North America because of a problem with an oil cooler line that could become detached. Continue Reading...
Lotus has become the first Formula One team to unveil its race car for the 2013 season, the E21. Continue Reading...
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. Continue Reading...
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. Continue Reading...
Lotus Racing just announced a series of first public debuts during the 2013 Autosport International Show in Birmingham, U.K. Continue Reading...
Lotus is releasing a new package for its Evora called the ‘Sports Racer,’ which brings the sports car new styling inside and out, and new tech features. Continue Reading...
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. Continue Reading...