LOTUS Evora Models/Series Timeline, Specifications & Photos

Generations: 6
First production year: 2008
Engines: Gasoline
Body style: Coupé (two-door)

2019 - Present

The British car-manufacturer Lotus has revealed a new supercar built for the public roads but with even greater abilities on the track: the Evora GT. Lotus was always connected to the high-performance and nimble cars. For a long time, it wasn't that important on the market anymore, until it revealed the Elise, the car that changed everything. Its basic principles of light vehicle and powerful engines worked very well, especially for those who were heading down the racetrack for weekend races. Based on the already known Lotus Evora, the GT version was introduced in 2019 as a 2020 m...

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gasoline engines:

  LOTUS Evora GT (North America) 3.5L V6 6AT (422 HP)

  LOTUS Evora GT (North America) 3.5L V6 6MT (422 HP)



The British company, Lotus, started back in the 50s and ever since, it has only produced racing and sports cars. All of their models’ names start with the letter “E” and the Evora nameplate has been around for over a decade. Compared to the older versions, the new Evora was faster, sharper and more appealing than ever, with its badass racer look. Could it be driven daily? Of course, if the fuel consumption was not a problem. The car was still a 2+2 and the British made everything possible to provide a comfortable ride, as comfortable as it could get for a vehicle that performed on the...

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  LOTUS Evora GT410 Sport 3.5L V6 6AT (416 HP)

  LOTUS Evora GT410 Sport 3.5L V6 6MT (416 HP)


2017 - 2018

After the successful Evora 400 and 410, the British sports car manufacturer Lotus introduced in 2017 their fastest version to date, the GT430. Lotus was known for building light and very light sports cars. Their engineers didn't hunt hundreds of horsepower, but they were keen to cut down the weight of their vehicles. For some models, even the interior carpets were offered as an option. The exterior look of the GT430 is as aggressive as it can be with a big air intake in the center of the front bumper and two air-scoops on the sides to cool the brakes. On the hood, two extracting ...

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  LOTUS Evora GT430 3.5 V6 6AT (436 HP)

  LOTUS Evora GT430 3.5 V6 6MT (436 HP)


2016 - 2018

Lotus probably had a "keep-it-light" banner in their cafeteria that made them take the newly introduced Evora 400 and turned it into the 410 model. In March 2016, the British carmaker unveiled a new version of the Evora model. Its engineers burned the midnight oil and consumed gallons of coffee to find new ways to reduce the car's weight. They shaved 70 kg (154.3 lbs) from the Evora 400. Lotus' design team had an even more challenging job making the car look different without adding more weight. They replaced the aerodynamic package with a carbon-fiber one. That inc...

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2015 - 2018

After a 7-year run, Lotus’ flagship finally got replaced in 2015. The new Evora 400 got to continue from where the older model left off while improving both the sportscar’s image and specs sheet. It’s not a whole new model though, but a very intricate facelift to the original Evora. The exterior isn’t drastically changed, but it does come with new bumpers, rims and paint schemes that make the Evora 400 look edgy and contemporary. The front end is more gaping and also houses LED daytime running lights, while the rear got more chiseled, two extra side vents and a redesigned wing. On the ...

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2008 - Present

The first all-new Lotus since the British carmaker released the Elise in 1995, the Ever was unveiled in 2008 at the British Auto Show as the world’s only mid-engine 4 seater. Designed for customers looking for exclusivity and rarity, the sports car was produced in a maximum of 2000 units a year. crafted at Lotus’ manufacturing facility in Hethel. The exterior design inspired agility and sophistication, with muscular rear haunches and low and wide forward proportions. While the design made it clear that it was a Lotus by maintaining some of the well-known styling cues, the Evora dist...

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