Production of the Lotus Evija has begun and it is even more strong than what we envisioned.
The last energy output from the 4-motor powertrain comes in at 2,011 hp (1,500 kW), producing it the most strong motor vehicle in generation. The setup is also stated to supply 1,700 Nm (1,256 lb-ft) of torque.
With these types of an output, Evija proprietors can count on to 100 km/h (62 mph) acceleration in beneath a few seconds and to 300 km/h (186 mph) acceleration in underneath 9 seconds. The best pace is a ruled 350 km/h (217 mph).
To mark the start off of output and celebrate 50 decades given that Emerson Fittipaldi piloted a Lotus Variety 72 to 5 victories in the 1972 System 1 period, winning himself the Drivers’ title and Lotus the Constructors’ title, Lotus has unveiled the exclusive-edition Evija Fittipaldi (just 8 units will be created).
“I’ve truly liked staying a part of this task and it is been a great encounter revealing the automobile to some of the new homeowners,” Fittipaldi explained in a statement. “Having the possibility to generate each the Evija Fittipaldi and my championship-winning Style 72 Formula 1 motor vehicle on the take a look at track at Hethel has been an incredible practical experience.”
Lotus said the 1st Evijas will be sent in 2023. The organization ideas to construct a whole 130 illustrations, which include the eight Evija Fittipaldis.