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Tag: Autos Lotus
Lotus shares details on its first SUV, set for 2023 launch
31 October 2022
BERLIN: The first off-roader from Lotus is a far cry from the wedge-shaped sports car that James Bond once drove underwater in a 1970s spy thriller. The Eletre (presumably named...
Lotus Technology gets chief creative officer
28 October 2022
LONDON: Lotus has announced the appointment of Ben Payne as chief creative officer (CCO) for Lotus Technology. Payne has most recently been managing director and studio head at ...
Lotus launches new e-commerce site for parts, accessories an...
06 September 2022
LONDON: Lotus has unveiled a new online retail platform, offering thousands of parts, accessories and consumables for sale. The items available to buy stretches back to 1981 and...
Lotus Cars' new China plant ready to make 3 EV models
18 July 2022
WUHAN: British sports and racing car producer Lotus Cars has completed building its new factory in the Chinese city of Wuhan in central Hubei Province reported Xinhua. Covering ...
Lotus gets in on NFTs
20 June 2022
LONDON: Lotus wants a piece of the non-fungible tokens (NFTs) market. It plans to work on its first NFT Collection with industry expert NFT PRO, and with Ripple as the blockchai...
Lotus showrooms in UK, USA and Europe transformed with new v...
17 April 2022
LONDON: The ongoing transformation of the Lotus global retail network continues apace, with showrooms worldwide now upgrading to the brand’s new visual identity. The UK, North A...
Lotus Emira unveiled from RM1.13mil
08 April 2022
SHAH ALAM: Lotus Cars Malaysia has confirmed the on-the-road price of the all-new Emira V6 First Edition from RM1,131,800 or RM456,900 duty free. Deliveries are expected to begi...
Lotus Hyper-SUV Eletre unveiled
30 March 2022
LONDON: Lotus has premiered its all-new and electric Hyper-SUV called Eletre. Meaning ‘Coming to Life’ in some Eastern European languages, the naming convention follows the long...
Lotus Eletre world premiere on March 29
28 March 2022
LONDON:  The world premiere of the Lotus Eletre is set to take place tomorrow night. Eletre – it is pronounced ‘El-etra’ and means ‘Coming to Life’ in some Eastern European ...
Lotus restarts Hethel factory tours after massive upgrade
25 March 2022
LONDON: One of the world’s best-known performance car production facilities – Hethel, the home of Lotus since 1966 – is reopening to the public. Factory tours of the iconic Norf...
Lotus Emira First Edition boasts world’s most powerful four-...
17 March 2022
LONDON: Lotus has confirmed full details on the price and spec of the eagerly anticipated Emira First Edition. Fully loaded with a host of desirable technology, infotainment and...
Lotus offers glimpse of SUV to drum up support for possible ...
21 February 2022
LONDON: Lotus is touting its electrification push to help drive interest in a potential listing of its China-based business. Lotus Tech, which is developing electric cars for th...
Lotus forms division to focus on high performance and bespok...
10 February 2022
LONDON: Lotus has set up a new Advanced Performance division which will look after halo products and limited-edition vehicles. As well as creating "ultra-exclusive and unique ve...
Britishvolt to develop batteries for new Lotus electric spor...
29 January 2022
LONDON: Britishvolt said on Friday it will develop batteries for a fully-electric sports car in partnership with British carmaker Lotus, the first publicly-announced customer for t...
Lotus heads to electric future as production ends for Elise,...
26 December 2021
LONDON: Dec 22 was a historic day for Lotus. It marked the end of production of the Elise, Exige and Evora sports cars. The trio were photographed on site on that day with many ...
Lotus Emira V6 First Edition gets a shakedown
20 December 2021
LONDON: Lotus has released a new film of the Lotus Emira in action, showing the V6 First Edition being put through its paces by Gavan Kershaw on the iconic Hethel test track. Th...
Emira First Edition ushers in end of petrol era at Lotus
22 September 2021
LONDON: Lotus has confirmed more details of its Emira sports coupé which is set to be the final non-electrified model from the iconic British marque. First in the showroom is th...
Lotus reveals ‘blueprint’ for electric sports cars
21 September 2021
HETHEL (UK): Just weeks after Lotus confirmed it will be launching a new family of EV performance cars, it has given a world premiere to the innovative new lightweight chassis tech...
Lotus gets Nio funding in EV push
31 August 2021
WUHAN: Lotus Technology, which develops electric cars for the Lotus brand globally, has signed an investment pact with a unit of EV upstart Nio Inc, as the iconic British sports an...
Sextet of rare Lotus Esprit head for auction
17 August 2021
LONDON: Original online classic car auctioneer, The Market, has secured a collection of six rare, limited-edition Lotus Esprits – instantly recognisable through their cult status –...