Last fall at the Paris Motor Show 2010 Lotus company introduced the concept car of the compact city car City Car, which, according to the British edition Car, to go into production within three years. The novelty will receive name Ethos us and will be offered in Europe, Asia and North America, and the last two the car will change its name to Lotus to Proton. Compact Lotus Ethos with the landing formula 2+2 is a fully electric or hybrid. The estimated its cost in the United Kingdom should reach about 30,000 pounds. From zero to 50 km/h CD accelerates in 4.5 seconds, to disperse hundreds he takes 9.0 seconds and top speed is 170 km/h.