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2016 Lotus Evora 400 Is Fastest Lotus Yet


The 2016 Lotus Evora 400 is the fastest street car Lotus has ever produced thanks to new weight-reducing measures, newly added horsepower and aerodynamic downforce and other performance-enhancing tweaks. The Evora 400 is two-thirds all-new with chassis improvements reducing its

2016 Lotus Evora 400 Is Fastest Lotus Yet

By Joe Bruzek  on February 23, 2015

The 2016 Lotus Evora 400 is the fastest street car Lotus has ever produced thanks to new weight-reducing measures, newly added horsepower and aerodynamic downforce and other performance-enhancing tweaks. The Evora 400 is two-thirds all-new with chassis improvements reducing its

Recall Alert: 2008-2011 Lotus Elise and Exige, 2011 Evora

By Matt Schmitz  on July 7, 2014

Vehicles Affected: About 860 Lotus sports cars, including model-year 2008-11 Lotus Elises and Exiges manufactured between November 2007 and July 2011, and 2011 Evoras manufactured between September 2010 and September 2011 The Problem: The oil cooler hose may detach from

Tesla Chief Wants To Sink 007's Lotus

By Matt Schmitz  on October 21, 2013

At first, his identity was as secret as British super-spy James Bond's next mission. But the name of the mystery bidder who purchased the Lotus submarine-car prop used by Roger Moore's 007 in "The Spy Who Loved Me" (1977) ultimately

Recall Alert: 2011 Lotus Evora

By Matt Schmitz  on July 29, 2013

Lotus is recalling 80 Evora supercharged sports cars due to a problem with the engine oil cooling system that could cause a loss of control, engine failure and fire, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The affected vehicles

The Top 10 Smallest Recalls of 2013

By Matt Schmitz  on July 28, 2013

We recently counted down the top 10 biggest recalls reported by KickingTires in the first half of 2013. This week, we're out to show it's not always size that counts. As we demonstrated last time out, among the many millions

Recall Alert: 2013 Lotus Evora

By Matt Schmitz  on June 3, 2013

Lotus is recalling 28 model-year 2013 Evora sports cars due to a missing label identifying the vehicles' temporary exemption from a federal safety requirement, as well as an incorrectly labeled date of manufacture, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety

Car Promises That Weren't Kept

By Kelsey Mays  on May 15, 2013

Ever wonder what happened to events in the auto industry that were supposed to occur but didn't? You might have seen a news story on a site like ours of a promise by an automaker that sounded legitimate with lots

Detroit Electric SP:01: First Look

By Aaron Bragman  on April 7, 2013

Competitors: Pre-owned Tesla Roadster, Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Electric Drive Looks like: A lightly restyled Lotus Exige (basically a Tesla Roadster or Hennessy Venom GT) Drivetrain: Mid-mounted 201-horsepower electric motor, 37-kwh lithium-ion battery pack; choice of four- or five-speed manual or

2013 Lotus Evora at Roebling Road Raceway: Photo Gallery

By Matt Schmitz  on March 8, 2013

Although the 2013 Lotus Evora somewhat resembles the sporty Exige and Elise — and maybe a racecar — make no mistake: It's the automaker's idea of a "daily driver." Cars.com reviewers had their day driving the Evora, the only model-year

Recall Alert: 2007-08 Lotus Elise and Exige

By Jennifer Geiger  on February 28, 2013

Lotus is recalling 451 model-year 2007-08 versions of the Exige and Elise sports cars due to problems with the oil cooler line, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. This is an expansion of an earlier recall. The affected