As usual in the most important automotive events of the year, Lotus has in the Frankfurt Motor Show 2011 with a stand full jewelry. Starting with the Lotus Elise 2012, receiving a moderate update, focusing on the mechanical, although its production to close. The most emblematic of the British firm joined the Lotus Evora GTE, and a rally variant, still developing, the demands: the R GT.
Already known is the Lotus Evora GTE, a special variant of English sport designed to be marketed in the Asian market and production limited to 25 units. The resounding success achieved in China, all models were sold in just a few weeks, he has led the brand to rethink their large-scale production. Thus, the Lotus Evora GTE It will be sold worldwide, including the European continent. This variant comes alive with a propellant 3.5L V6 and 444 hp, which it is associated with the AMT sequential shift, and lowers its weight from the conventional model in 105 kilos. It also has distinctive elements as a spoiler larger alloy wheels new bill, baquets sports Recaro.
For his part, Lotus Elise S incorporates a new engine 1.8 no data are published. However, the manufacturer claims is a more efficient mechanical which reduces fuel consumption and CO2. A goodness that is further accentuated in the case of the SPS variant is associated with a new sequential gearbox.