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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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Lotus Releases Video Documentation of the New 3-Eleven Being Tested on Nürburgring Circuit

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...

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