Lotus Company has published official photos of the new supercar, get the name of Elite. This name will be used by the British brand for the third time in the history of its existence. This will reduce emissions of CO2 into the atmosphere to 215 grams per kilometer. New Lotus Elite has a stylish design, and large enough to compete with Aston Martin DB9. The length of the future trends of 4.6 meters, width – 1.9 meters, height – 1.3 meters. The salon has a landing formula 2+2 coupe and in addition, the company also plans to release Elite with a removable hard top. Under the hood, the supercar will register a 5.0-liter V8 engine capacity of 612 hp and develops a maximum torque of 720 Nm. According to preliminary calculations of Lotus experts, with the engine supercar weighing 1650 kilograms can reach a maximum speed of 315 km/h and the acceleration from zero to hundred will be from 3.5 to 3.7 seconds. For its new product the company is aiming at the sector of expensive supercars, only the release of Lotus Elite will start only in 2014. But to see it live will be in October this year at the Paris Motor Show in 2010. There are prices in the UK a new Lotus can be ordered for 115,000 pounds, including taxes.
by Cars NB