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Lotus Elan turns 50 years old

In the 1960s, some of the most beautiful sports cars were the Jaguar E-Type, AC Cobra and the Ferrari GTO. However, those were all big, expensive and powerful muscle sports cars – but somewhere hidden in all the hype was this lightweight, small sports car that went by the name of Lotus Elan. Launched in […]

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Report: Lotus CEO looking for partner to buy company from Proton

According to reports coming out of the UK, Lotus CEO Dany Bahar is looking for a partner who can buy Lotus from parent company Proton. Proton has controlled Lotus since 1996 and was recently sold to Malaysian Conglomerate DRB-Hicom. Reports suggest that Bahar is making the move because Proton’s new owner may not be open […]

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Report: Lotus using funds to develop its own V6, V8 engines

This isn’t the first time we’re hearing this and it probably won’t be the last. British sports car maker Lotus is producing its own V6 and V8 engines after recently deciding to delay the production of the Elan. According to CEO Dany Bahar, the Lotus Elan mid-engined 450-hp V6 model was ‘too close’ to the new […]

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Lotus CEO: Lotus may sell or may spinoff and be publicly traded

Lotus’ new CEO Dany Bahar may be seen as an amateur in the industry, but the man now has 20 months as the head of Lotus under his belt and is looking to make some big moves. Bahar, who quit his top marketing job at Ferrari in 2009 to become CEO of Lotus Cars, has […]

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Lotus Elan not coming out until 2016, more Evora variants due in the meantime

Lotus apparently doesn’t plan on selling its new reborn Elan for at least another five years. Well, damn. It debuted at the 2010 Paris Auto Show as a class two-seat mid-engined coupe that was originally scheduled to be launched in around 2013 and 2014. This decision was made to allow the current Evora “to have a […]

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Lotus misses out on UK funding to expand manufacturing facility

Remember those six supercar concepts that Lotus was flaunting around at auto shows last year? Well, it seems like production on those models may have to be delayed a little. Lotus has missed out on a £27.5 million ($39.6 million) loan from the government that it would have used to fund an expansion to its Hethel […]

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Doing it on your own: Lotus developing its own V6, V8 engines

Lotus’s popularity has been on the rise since the Elise and Exige began selling here in the US. But seeing as how supercar and sports car wars are on the rise, Lotus plans to expand. And as a part of their demonstration, Lotus is planning to produce its own engines ranging from six to eight […]

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Lotus wants to be the ‘British’ Porsche

Lotus CEO Dany Bahar has a lot of ambitious plans for the British automaker’s future. For one, he wants Lotus to change its whole philosophy and compete with the likes of Ferrari, Lamborghini and Aston Martin. Having faced criticism from analysts on trying to create a British Ferrari, Bahar now says he wants Lotus to […]

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Brand Spankin’ New Images: Louts Esprit, Elite, Elan, Elise visit the outdoors

Lotus has just dropped some new images of the Esprit, Elite, Elan and Elise concepts (click on each link to learn more about the concept). All of Lotus’ concepts made our list of the Top 10 Concept Cars of 2010. If all goes as planned for Lotus, we should see all of these vehicles on […]

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egmCarTech’s Top 10 Concept Cars of 2010

As we say goodbye to 2010, we’re looking back at the most important parts of the automotive industry during the year. We’ve already taken a look at the Top 10 Automotive Industry Moments of 2010 and now we’re going to take a look at the Top 10 Concept Cars of 2010. What allows a concept […]

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