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Report: Lotus could be putting themselves back on the map with sedan and crossover

Rumor floats in from Malaysian media, who heard that Lotus could be prepping a new luxury sedan and crossover. Lotus is a big deal in Malaysia as they’re partnered with Proton, one of the very few automakers from the region. And recently, the corporation recently appointed former CEO of Peugeot, Jean-Marc Gales, following former leader, […]

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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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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 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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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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Will Lotus’ upscale supercar strategy work? Lutz gives it a 60% chance

Former General Motors chief Bob Lutz has said he gives the new innovative Lotus plan “a 60 percent chance” of achieving its objective of launching five new models, moving prices more upscale and hunting down 6,000 to 7,000 new car buyers a year. Lotus CEO Dany Bahar recently invited Lutz to become a member of […]

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2010 LA: Lotus Esprit, Elite, Elan, Elise, Eterne make North American debut

We’re still emptying out our digital SLRs from the 2010 LA Auto Show and have come across some more interesting things you might want to take a look at. First up? Lotus and its eleventy (5 to be exact) concept cars. The Elite GT, Esprit, Elan, Elise, Eterne all made their North American debut in LA last week. Check out […]

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Lotus shows brand evolution through Metamorphosis art campaign (w/ video)

At an exclusive VIP event in Los Angeles during the 2010 LA Auto Show next week, Lotus will unveil a new art project called Metamorphosis – a selection of seven freaky “stunning” images alongside  a book created by French writer, Caroline Gaudriault. Lotus says that both projects aim to capture the essence of Lotus’ evolution, […]

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Lotus Dawn of a New Era Poster (Elan Eterne Esprit Elise Elite) Collectible Item
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