Corvette ZR1 Powered Lotus Exige is One Extreme Project Car

Italian seat manufacturer, Composite Worx, has decided to build an extreme project car to show off its product line. The Lotus Exige-based Extrema is powered by a 6.2-liter V8 LS9 engine found in the Chevrolet Corvette ZR1.

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Lotus Esprit Ready for Production: Report

After rumors of the Esprit’s death were debunked, Lotus has charged ahead and according to inside sources, the brand’s newest sports car is all but ready to be built.

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Lotus Production Firmly in Britain: Owner Says

Lotus production will remain in Britain according to parent company DRB-HICOM’s Chief Operating Officer  Aslam Farikullah.

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Lotus Official Club Italia Coming in December

A new members only club for Lotus owners will be launched in December called ‘Lotus Official Club Italia’ and will feature a calendar of events and activities that celebrate the British automaker.

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Lotus Evora Recalled for Fire Risk: 80 Affected

Lotus is recalling 80 of its 2011 supercharged Evora sport cars because an oil hose could rupture, increasing the risk of a fire.

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Lotus Esprit Lives On, Cancellation Just a Rumor

Contrary to what we reported on AutoGuide earlier today, Lotus has informed us that the cancellation of Esprit production is simply a rumor. 

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Lotus Esprit Axed, Brand to Focus on Core Products

After corporate takeovers and a sacked CEO, Lotus is on the rocks and is reportedly canceling production of the Esprit.

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Future of Lotus is Filled With Doubt and Uncertainty

It’s been a tumultuous few months for British automaker Lotus. Ex-CEO Dany Bahar officially got the axe, and then swift changes were made by new owners DRB-Hicom.

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Lotus Sued by Former CEO Dany Bahar for $10.6 M

Far from its conclusion, the saga between Lotus and former CEO Dany Bahar will soldier on now that the ex exec is suing for 6.7 million pounds ($10.6 million).

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Lotus Selling Axed CEO Dany Bahar's Custom Esprit V8

Clearly,  Lotus wants to rid itself of anything that has to do with former-CEO Dany Bahar. The British automaker is now selling Bahar’s custom 2002 Esprit V8.

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Lotus Exige V6 Cup Race Car Heading to America

Last year at the Frankfurt Auto Show, Lotus showed off its Exige S model featuring a supercharged V6 powerplant with 345-hp and 295 lb-ft of torque. But it’s a new year, which means the British automaker has something else to show off.

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Bob Lutz, Lotus Advisory Board Axed

With Dany Bahar ousted as CEO of Lotus, the British automaker has already announced to scale back the ambitious plans of its former CEO, while looking at a more reasonable product development plan.

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Lotus Scales Back New Car Plans to Be Realistic

Following Lotus CEO Dany Bahar’s termination, the brand is abandoning the plan he championed to bring six new sports cars to market using the company’s engines and transmissions. 

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2013 Lotus Evora S Adds Six-Speed Automatic Transmission Option

For the 2013 model year, Lotus will be adding a six-speed automatic option to its Evora S model when it becomes available starting this October.

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Lotus Evora GX Set for Grand Am Debut

The Rolex Series’ GX class won’t kick off until 2013, but that won’t stop Lotus from entering its Evora GX in this year’s Grand-Am Rolex Series as a GT entry.

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