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This 450-hp electric Lotus Evora is powered by Tesla and Chevrolet

Published: May 9, 2017

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Filed under: Aftermarket , Green , Chevrolet , Lotus , Tesla , Coupe , Electric , Performance It’s putting down about 450 horsepower at the wheels. Continue reading This 450-hp electric Lotus Evora is powered by Tesla and Chevrolet This 450-hp electric Lotus Evora is powered by Tesla and Chevrolet originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 09 May 2017 10:50:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds


Lotus Evora 414E plug-in hybrid is a rolling showcase of technology

Published: July 4, 2012

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Filed under: EV/Plug-in , Hybrid , Lotus , UK “The Evora S has 400 Nm of torque which in such a lightweight car is already a healthy figure. But the Evora 414E has two and a half times that amount! The acceleration sensation is almost indescribable, the surge of torque is like an ocean wave!” So says Simon Corbett, Principal Vehicle Dynamics Test and Development Engineer at Lotus Engineering.


Geneva 2010: Lotus Evora 414E Hybrid Concept mixes old and new

Published: March 2, 2010

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Filed under: Hybrid , Lotus , Geneva Motor Show Lotus Evora 414E Hybrid Concept – Click above for high-res image gallery We got sneak peek of the first ever Lotus Hybrid a couple of days ago, and now we’ve seen the Evora 414E Hybrid in the metallic flesh. Just a slight refresher on the technology, the 414E makes 408 horsepower and a skull-popping 590 pound-feet of torque via electricity


Geneva Preview: Lotus formally introduces Evora 414E Hybrid

Published: February 25, 2010

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Filed under: EV/Plug-in , Hybrid , Lotus , Geneva Motor Show , Green Daily Lotus Evora 414E Hybrid teaser – Click above to enlarge Lotus has just formally introduced a new 400-plus horsepower sportscar concept. That news in and of itself would be enough to pique our interest, but the rest of the car’s spec sheet makes the Evora 414E Hybrid an astonishingly intriguing concept vehicle


Lotus now offering the Evora chassis to other automakers

Published: October 29, 2009

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Filed under: EV/Plug-in , Lotus Back in the 90s, shortly after Lotus introduced the original Elise, the company made it known that platform was designed to be easily adapted to different applications including different powertrains. Any companies that were interested in a platform for a niche products using its own powertrains were welcome to use the Elise underpinnings. Over the years, it spawned several race and concept cars as well as the Opel GT, Vauxhall VX220 and, of course, the Tesla Roadster.