Go to Ultimatecarpage.com

Go Back   Ultimatecarpage.com forums > General forums > Multimedia > Matt's Hi-Res Hide-Out


 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
  #1  
Old 07-16-2019, 02:49 PM
Duell's Avatar
Duell Duell is offline
Back to black
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Posts: 3,966
Delft
Send a message via ICQ to Duell
Lotus Evija 2020

LOTUS EVIJA: THE WORLD’S FIRST PURE ELECTRIC BRITISH HYPERCAR
  • Lotus Evija – the first all-electric British hypercar – makes its world debut in London
  • Target power output of 2,000 PS makes it the world’s most powerful series production road car
  • Target 0-62 mph (0-100km/h) in under three seconds, top speed over 200 mph (320 km/h)
  • Ultra-lightweight carbon fibre monocoque makes it the world’s lightest production EV hypercar, at 1,680kg
  • Pure electric driving range target of 250 miles (400 km)
  • Mid-mounted battery pack echoes celebrated Lotus mid-engined sports car layout
  • World-first main and dipped beam laser lighting technology
  • Comprehensive personalisation and experiential programmes for customers
  • Designed, engineered and hand-built at Lotus’ famous home in Hethel, UK
  • Cements the UK’s position as the world leader in high-performance, advanced technology automotive manufacturing
  • Lotus Evija production limited to just 130 cars – in tribute to its Lotus ‘Type’ number, 130 – beginning in 2020

(London, UK – 16 July 2019) – The world’s first fully electric British hypercar, the all-new Lotus Evija, has been revealed. With unparalleled performance and a target power output of 2,000 PS, it sets new standards in terms of advanced EV engineering. Quite simply, the Lotus Evija is the most powerful series production road car ever built.

Like all Lotus cars throughout the brand’s storied 71-year history, the Evija has been precision-engineered to deliver an outstanding driving experience both on the road and track. It is the most dynamically accomplished model ever built by the company, setting new standards for Lotus driving performance. Above all else, it is ‘For The Drivers’.

As a name, Evija (pronounced ‘E-vi-ya’) means ‘the first in existence’ or ‘the living one’. It is highly appropriate; Lotus has an unquestionable reputation for its pioneering approach in both automotive and motorsport.

The Evija marks the start of an exciting new chapter in the history of an iconic and much-loved British sports car brand. It is the first hypercar from Lotus, and the company’s first model with an electrified powertrain. As the first completely new car to be launched under the stewardship of Geely – the world’s fastest growing automotive group – its significance cannot be overstated.

Exclusivity and desirability go hand in hand in the world of hypercars, and the Evija is blessed with an abundance of both. Production is limited to not more than 130 examples, making it among the most exclusive cars ever launched. It’s a figure set in tribute to the car’s project code, Type 130. Lotus road and race cars throughout the brand’s seven decades of success have been assigned a Type number, and the Evija is no exception.

Hethel, close to the historic city of Norwich in the east of England, UK, has been the home of Lotus since 1966. The company has confirmed production of the Evija will begin there during 2020.
Attached Images
File Type: jpg Lotus Evija 2020 01.jpg (228.4 KB, 4 views)
File Type: jpg Lotus Evija 2020 02.jpg (299.8 KB, 3 views)
File Type: jpg Lotus Evija 2020 03.jpg (606.4 KB, 6 views)
File Type: jpg Lotus Evija 2020 04.jpg (224.2 KB, 10 views)
File Type: jpg Lotus Evija 2020 05.jpg (369.6 KB, 4 views)
File Type: jpg Lotus Evija 2020 06.jpg (249.5 KB, 8 views)
Reply With Quote
 

Tags
hypercar, lotus, united kingdom


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Gran Turismo 5 Sauc3 Gaming 1020 05-19-2014 03:16 PM
Lotus City Car Concept Ecnelis Matt's Hi-Res Hide-Out 19 10-06-2010 03:25 PM
2012 Lotus LMP2 and much more - Lotus Motorsport Legacy Continues Ecnelis Racing forums 7 09-29-2010 05:42 PM
Lotus 2-Eleven 2007-2011 90ft Matt's Hi-Res Hide-Out 12 03-03-2007 01:36 AM
Lotus Exige Sport 240R shockwaveracing Matt's Hi-Res Hide-Out 23 06-02-2005 04:11 PM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:02 PM.

 

© 1998 - 2019 Ultimatecarpage.com