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Visit Hethel and Watch Lotus Production- from the Comfort of Your Home or from the Factory Floor

Ever wondered how a Lotus is made? Check it out-

Purchasing a Lotus is purchasing the highest-quality handcrafted car. Lotus only uses one robot, which cuts composite components like carbon fiber parts. The brand only uses one computer-controlled jig, for bonding sills to bodywork accurately. Everything else is done by hand.

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It's Easier than You Think to Drive a Lotus

Here at World Imports USA, we know that our discerning customers have exceptional taste. That's why we're proud to be Jacksonville's premier destination for premium Lotus models.

Every Lotus model is built by hand and is one of only 2,000 models manufactured every year...

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Top Gear takes the Lotus Exige Sport 350 on a James Bond themed road trip!

Few things exude more iconic British style than Lotus cars and James Bond films. Though the two only crossed paths for for a few features, each left an indelible mark on the other. Now, BBC's Top Gear is retracing the steps of the international super spy and doing so in impeccable Lotus style.

 

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The New 3-Eleven: Fast is an Understatement

As one of the few road vehicles that can accelerated to 60 mph in under three seconds, The Lotus 3-Eleven is in pretty exclusive company. With standard lightweight carbon composite bodywork, the race version of the new Lotus flagship supercar weighs in at a scant 890 kilograms. It generates 460 horsepower, giving it an astonishing power to weight ratio of 517 horsepower per metric ton...

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Introducing the Lotus Exige Sport 350

Yesterday, Lotus debuted a new video highlighting what the company calls "the ultimate incarnation of the world famous Exige." Lighter and faster than ever before, the Exige Sport 350 is sure to turn heads with its distinctive exterior aesthetic, and world-class performance.

The Exige Sport 350 finds its motivation in a 3.5-liter supercharged V-6 engine, which produces more than 340 horsepower, and 295 pound-get of torque. In addition to the increase in power, engineers also reduced the curb weight by more than 50 kilograms, allowing the car to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in a swift...

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Lotus Adds Evora 400 to Driving Academy Fleet

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...


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Throwback Thursday: Lotus Evora Wows Top Gear's Clarkson

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…

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