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Engineering Centre & Contact

Engineering Centre & Contact


Group Lotus plc, wholly owned subsidiary of DRB-HICOM, is based in Norfolk, UK and has three operating divisions. 


Current Range 2012Lotus Cars builds world class, high performance sports cars including the award-winning Evora, the iconic Elise and the stunning Exige.

Factory tours of the Hethel manufacturing facility are available through the Lotus Driving Academy.


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Lotus Engineering provides comprehensive and versatile consultancy services to many of the world's OEMs and Tier 1 suppliers and is an internationally recognised automotive engineering consultancy. Global facilities include those in the US, Malaysia, China an office in Japan. Lotus is a global high-tech company, committed to driving forward technology for both Lotus Cars and its Engineering clients, spearheading research into such areas as hybrids, electric vehicles and renewable fuels.


Lotus Motorsport builds and develops vehicles for GT raacing with Evora GX, GTC, GT4 and GTS, in addition to racing vehicles such as Exige V6 Cup, Exige Cup R and Elise Cup cars. Lotus F1® Team also races in the iconic Black and Gold livery.

Lotus Motorsport operates the motorsports activities of Lotus.

The Lotus FIA-homologated test track, home of Lotus Motorsport and the Driving Academy, is situated close to the main headquarters at Hethel. It was revised and rebuilt in 2011.

Nigel Mansell officially opened the track with a roar from the 1981 Essex-Lotus 81B in which he started his glorious F1 career more than 30 years ago, leading a convoy of seven stunning racing cars from the Lotus stable, including the innovative 1980 Type 88 twin-chassis car; the Lotus Type 125 Exos driven by fellow F1 legend Jean Alesi; and a brace of Lotus GP cars piloted by F1 stars Vitaly Petrov and Bruno Senna.


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Engineering Centres

Lotus Engineering has centres around the world. Please click on a centre below to contact us.

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