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Listen to the Lotus Evora 400 make lovely noises

We'll have a chance to hear something similar with the US-bound Evora Sport 410.

Banned Lotus 88 F1 car explained by Colin Chapman's son

It used twin chassis to get around the rules.

The Formula One organizers banned the Lotus 88 in 1981 because its fascinating twin-chassis design broke the rules, and Colin Chapman's son explains why in this video.

This is how ground effects work in a nutshell

Listen to Clive Chapman of Classic Team Lotus explain how Bernoulli's Principle was applied on the Mario Andretti's victorious Lotus 79 to win the 1978 Formula One World Championship and change the field of automotive aerodynamics forever.

A Lotus Super Seven shows what simple beauty means

Petrolicious paints a pretty picture of this perfectly pure sportscar.

The 1963 Lotus Super Seven gets the spotlight from Petrolicious to show that simplicity can create pure driving enjoyment.

Lotus 3-Eleven may be the quickest track weapon you can buy

It may only have 460 horsepower on tap, but the Lotus 3-Eleven had more than enough to trounce million-dollar supercars around the Hockenheimring in the latest test from Sport Auto magazine.

A restored Lotus Esprit adds lightness on Petrolicious

This bicycle maker restored a Lotus Esprit with some modern touches to create an even better sports car.

Watch some vintage F1 cars blast up a Japanese mountain road

Two classic F1 cars and a fleet of performance machines challenge a Japanese mountain road in this amazing video.

Watch Evo pick its 2015 Car of the Year in this epic video

Evo's 2015 Car of the Year test unleashes 11 of the world's greatest performance cars on the picturesque roads of Scotland to find the absolute best.

Xcar tosses the Lotus Evora 400 around in the rain

Xcar checks out the Lotus Evora 400 to see if the sports car can take the fight to Porsche.

The exotic '80s: Ferrari, Lamborghini, Lotus and the Porsche 959

MotorWeek is looking back on some of the most famous supercars of the '80s in a video that shouldn't be missed. It features the Ferrari 328, Lamborghini Jalpa and Lotus Esprit Turbo, along with a look at the tech in the Porsche 959.

Lotus Evora 400 shows the new face of progress [w/video]

Lotus gives the Evora a thorough, 400-horsepower makeover in time for the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, proving that you don't need to start from scratch to get anywhere... and get there fast.

Tesla Model S Easter egg turns car into submarine

Elon Musk is sharing his ownership of the Lotus Esprit submarine from the James Bond film The Spy Who Loved Me with every Tesla Model S owner thanks to a nifty Easter egg in the car's software. He also pays homage to a classic piece of sci-fi literature.

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2015 Ram ProMaster City Tradesman First Drive [w/video]

Which Baby Box Is Best?

Ford and Nissan have been scrapping for market share in the very hot small commercial van segment, and now Ram wants in on the party. The 2015 Ram ProMaster City hopes to one-up its main competitors in key categories, making the best do-everything business vehicle in the process. Read on to find out how it fares.

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.

Watch Lotus F1 team careen through a mall in Renault Twizy EVs

The Lotus Formula One Team is sticking with drivers Romain Grosjean and Pastor Maldonado next year, but it's dropping Renault as an engine supplier in favor of Mercedes power. The 2014 F1 season is barely over, though, and that mean's there still a little time left to

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