Can you imagine it? The roar of the crowd, the smell of exhaust mixed with fresh air, the pulse-pounding adrenaline coursing in your veins as you cheer your favorite driver around the track.
This weekend marked the 2015 Lotus Elise Trophy & Lotus Cup in Snetterton, United Kingdom. Did you know that you can visit the Lotus Driving Academy and learn how to track drive? It’s true! What an amazing vacation that would be …
Can you say dream vacation?
Imagine a trip to Hethel, UK, where you can get a behind the scenes peek at how Lotus cars are made. These cars are hand built and known for their beauty and speed. Tours in 2016 are currently being booked. Besides the factory tour, Lotus Driving Academy also offers heritage tours: a chance to see some of the world’s most famous Formula 1 race cars.
The Lotus Driving Academy offers driving enthusiasts access to world-class instructors, giving them the opportunity to hone their driving skills, and maximize their driving enjoyment. Furthermore, it's a chance to experience the thrill of operating high performance vehicles without the ceiling of a speed limit.
This past Friday, October 16, Lotus announced that the new Evora 400 would be join the Elise and Exige at the famed Hethel test track in Norfolk. CEO of Group Lotus plc, Jean-Marc Gales, stated: "... Lotus prides itself on offering benchmark handling...
Unveiled this past June, at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, the all-new 3-Eleven, is advertised as being the quickest production Lotus road car, ever. In a recent press release, it was announced that the high-performance roadster successfully completed a two-week, 2,000 kilometer test session, in Germany, at the formidable Nürburgring Nordschleife circuit.
Areas of focus included aerodynamics, engine calibration, suspension geometry, and chassis tuning. Built to embody the perfect demonstration of...
While Top Gear has said goodbye to its bombastic host, Jeremy Clarkson's acerbic evaluations of top tier sports cars are still well worth watching.
Back in 2010, he test drove the Lotus Evora, and quite frankly, it blew him away.
Though he had a few criticisms about the interior, it's hard to hear them over his whooping and gleeful laughter. "This is handling by telepathy!" he cried, noting the pocket-sized sports car's precision steering.
Clarkson layered on the metaphors with typical English wit. "It's the only car I've ever driven-- ever-- which is a killer…
For the second year in a row, Lotus had a presence at Malaysian Night, the largest event celebrating Malaysian culture in the UK.
If you happened to be in Trafalgar Square last Friday between noon and 10pm, you would have been treated to a vibrant display of Malaysian music, food, and entertainment in a bustling crowd of around 53,000 attendees.
As part of Malaysia's DRB-HICOM Group, Lotus made an appearance with a…
When it comes to insane stunts, it would probably be one thing to jump a Lotus F1 car over a car hauler. Flip the scenario, however, and jump the car hauler over the car, and you're reaching the upper echelons of lunacy.
And that's just what the EMC and Lotus F1 team did. Watch the team set a Guinness World-Record in an effort to "redefine motorsports."
For this edition of Throwback Thursday, we're highlighting and old classic, the Lotus Esprit Turbo SE.
A replacement to the Europa, the Esprit was unveiled at the Paris Auto Show in 1975. First-generation models featured 2.0-liter engines that created 160 horsepower. By the fourth generation (exhibited in the video), SE models were capable of 280 horsepower on overboost, from a 2.2-liter turbocharged inline-four.
Enjoy this beautifully shot video of an Esprit SE navigating the streets of Warsaw, Poland.