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Lotus Elise Sprint adds lightness to lightness

Sprint-exclusive parts along with standard Elise updates save a total of 90 pounds.

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Lotus won't rule out SUV, but first we'll get a new Elise

Plus the skinny about electric power steering straight from the CEO.

Put away your pitchforks. No decision has been made yet and there's plenty of good Lotus news.

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Next Lotus Elise to draw from its roots

British sports car will be coming in 2020.

Lotus is also on course to be profitable, if you believe that.

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Hennessey claims the Venom GT just beat its own speed record

Details of the latest run will be announced on April 11.

Hennessey Performance Engineering is going to smash its own world record on Monday, teasing a run that goes past 270.49 miles per hour.

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Lotus Evora, Exige, and Elise add lightness to Geneva

Lotus shows its latest lightweight models in Geneva by displaying the Evora Sport 410, Exige Sport 350, and Elise Cup 250. This trio could put a smile on any driver's face.

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How the fastest Elise ever compares to 3 sportscars you know

The Lotus Elise Cup 250 is the fastest production version of the sports car every around the company's test track, and the specs indicate it might hassle a Porsche Cayman GT4 around a circuit.

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Lotus introduces Exclusive customization program

Hethel is getting into the personalization business with the launch of its new Lotus Exclusive program, available on new and existing models this year.

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Lotus updates Elise with new Sport, Sport 220 models

Though we may not get it here anymore, Lotus is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Elise with the introduction of the new Sport and Sport 220 models.

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Lotus Elise returning to US in 2020

Lotus intends to bring the Elise back to America, but only once the next-generation version is ready in 2020. The prospect of modifying the current model for sale again in the US is off the table.

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Lotus marks 20 years of the Elise

It's been 20 years since Lotus first introduced the Elise, so to celebrate the occasion, the British automaker is offering a special 20th Anniversary edition of the sports car that changed it all.

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Jay Leno checks out Ronin RS 211, a Lotus Elise transformed

You know a vehicle is going to be something special when you need a pair of goggles to drive it, and this highly customized Lotus lives up to that promise. The owner refers to his one-off as the Ronin RS 211, but underneath that barely there body are a few parts left from a 2005 Lotus Elise.

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Detroit Electric shows new fastback style for SP:01

There's been a proud history of basing electric sports cars off of the Lotus Elise. Its lightweight architecture has formed the basis for the original Tesla Roadster, the PG Elektrus, the Noah Joseph

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Lotus rolls out factory delivery program for Elise, Exige and Evora

"We are delighted to open our doors to customers so that they can collect their new car from us direct." – Jean-Marc Gales

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Lotus confirms new Elise S Cup

Head on over to the Lotus website, and though the Elise isn't offered in the United States anymore, buyers in other markets can choose between numerous models: there's the base Elise, the Elise Club Racer, the Elise S and the Elise S Club Racer, and that's before even getting into the even more extreme Exige that's also based on the Elise. Track-da

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Lotus spotted testing more extreme Elise on the Nordschleife

If we had a nickel for every version of the Elise that Lotus has rolled out over the years, we might actually have enough spare change to buy one ourselves. And we're not even talking about the entire separate models (like the Exige and Europa) that Lotus has based on the Elise's platform or

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Elise Time Attack could be most extreme Lotus yet

The Lotus Elise has given birth to some seriously fast and varied machinery. Aside from Lotus' own models like the Exige, 2-Eleven, 340R and Europa, electric vehicles like the Tesla Roadster, not to mention the never-rele

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