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Lotus Premieres Newest Model at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show

Back in January, we received news that Lotus would introduce a new model at the Geneva Motor Show, and our waiting has finally paid off.

Proud, beaming Lotus executives pulled the sheet from the new Lotus Evora 400 in front of a crowd of breathless spectators. And breathless they should be--this gorgeous new model, based on the classic 2+2 sports car Lotus Evora, is lighter, faster, and more powerful than ever before. It boasts…

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Big News for the Lotus Brand This Month

There are big things happening for the Lotus brand in early 2015. Very big.

Recently, we celebrated the news that sales for Lotus were up 54% worldwide for the first nine months of the financial year, including a rise of 29% for sales in the United States, and over 100% sales increases in China, Japan, France, and Germany. The company hopes to continue expanding in these and other markets.

And their secret weapon? In the…

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A Great Selection of Pre-Owned Lotus Coupes Await

In a recent blog post we discussed the great used inventory we have. We have a particularly good selection of used Lotus coupes to consider. We have a nice video to share of the rare BMW 327. Watch below.

If you live in the greater Ponte Vedra Beach, San Marco, or Palm Valley areas, visit World Imports USA for a test drive and find the car that was made for you. When the time comes…

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The Lotus Evora Wows Again

In a recent blog post we shared a video of Top Gear's The Stig driving a Lotus Evora. The amazing Stig and the amazing Lotus perform a dance of tires and engines which is an art indeed. We found another great video to share with our favorite coupe as the star. The video shows an up close look at the Evora, inside and out.

If that…

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Fun With Lotus, But Don't Try This One at Home!

We all know that the guys of BBC's Top Gear like to have fun with their test drives... a LOT of fun. But one of our favorite videos, from an episode way back in 2008, showcases the performance of the Lotus Exige. Lotus is famous for making fast and agile sports cars, but what happens when pure speed, a sleek design, and superior handling go head-to-head with one of the great predators of the…

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The 3 Million Mile Man

Irv Gordon, an average-looking gent from New York, achieved the unthinkable with his 1966 Volvo P1800--on September 17th of 2013, the odometer on his faithful old car clocked its three-millionth mile. It took the 74-year-old Long Island native more than 20 years to reach his first millionth mile, and another 15 years of travelling to reach his second millionth mile in 2002. He became the official titleholder in the Guinness Book of World Records for…

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World Imports USA Audi Selection Breaks from the Script

Predictability has its perks--like knowing you're due for an oil change, a tire rotation, or state inspection--but when it comes to driving excitement into your next used car, having a vehicle that "sticks to a script" can be quite boring. If you're considering an Audi as your next vehicle, you won't have to worry about choosing a boring vehicle.

Audi of America just released a video highlighting how the scripted life, when…

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IIHS Releases List of Safest Used Cars: Find Them at World Imports USA

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety is a well-known name in the world of safety accolades, and so when it releases a list of recommendations, it's best to listen up. Recently, the IIHS revealed a list of the best used cars for teens, but the list can apply to anyone in the market for a used vehicles. Those IIHS crash-safety tests are rather telling, so doesn't it make sense to invest in a?

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A Man and his Lotus: A Love Story


The picture above is of the 2014 Lotus but this story is of an older model. In the '50s a Lotus cost between the $2,000-3,000 and right in the middle of that is what Robert Kahmer and his friend Ben Fowke split for a 1955 Lotus Mark X. In 1958, for $2,700, Kahmer and Fowke had the Lotus shipped from England and had it racing the very next weekend.

Kahmer was head…

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New Lotus Concept


No one can deny that the bike shown above is beautiful.  However, you wouldn't know from first glance that it is actually Lotus's new motorcycle, the C-10. This may have something to do with the fact that the bike's actual builders are German racing company Kodewa. No matter though, this bike looks amazing and undoubtedly has the Lotus touch we would want in a motorcycle.

The Lotus C-10 was designed by Daniel…

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