• Lotus has unveiled the All-New Lotus Eletre this week, an all-electric Hyper-SUV.

    The first of three new Lotus ‘lifestyle’ EVs in the next four years, the Eletre has a power output starting at 600hp and features design language inspired by the companies EV hypercar, the Lotus Evija. 

    With a 0-62mph time of less than 3 seconds, the Eletre also offers 4WD and a battery capacity over 100kWh, targeting a maximum range of 373 miles (WLTP). Using a 350kW charger, the Eletre can achieve a 248 miles range in just 20 minutes. 

    Technology includes the most advanced active aerodynamics package on any production SUV, and intelligent driving technologies such as the world’s first deployable Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) system in a production car. 

    Matt Windle, Managing Director, Lotus Cars, commented: “The Eletre is a bold and revolutionary new car, delivering on our commitment to move Lotus into completely new automotive segments as we widen our global appeal and accessibility. This is a momentous point in our history and a clear signal of our ongoing desire to transform our business. It is a true Lotus, and we’re confident it will delight performance car customers and offer a distinct alternative to the segment’s established players. The Eletre has the soul of a Lotus and the usability of an SUV. Alongside the Emira sports car, this is the perfect two-car garage from Lotus.”

    The Lotus Eletre is available to reserve now, with first deliveries due in 2023.