The first in existence.
The first British all-electric hypercar.

Type 14


World's first GRP monocoque chassis. 0.29 co-efficient of drag in 1957.

Type 72


World's first use of side-mounted radiators in F1.

Type 82


World's first turbocharged mid-engined supercar.

Type 88


World's first carbon fibre monocoque F1 car.

Type 111


World's first bonded aluminium chassis.

The thrilling next chapter of one of the greatest automotive stories ever told. The Lotus Evija continues a rich, 70-year tradition of iconic, game-changing road and racing cars.

A bloodline steeped in daring innovation and radical thinking takes another revolutionary leap forward.

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