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    Official: Detroit Electric SP:01 electric Lotus project not dead yet

    Detroit Electric is still on board to produce the Lotus Exige-based SP:01 electric sports car, which has been delayed more than once already. According to the carmaker, the SP:01 prototype is currently undergoing testing at a facility in Europe, as we can see in the above photo provided by ...

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    Report: Lotus Exige to get V6 power, Esprit gets optional hybrid

    Autocar has the skinny on the next-generation Lotus Exige and Esprit. Dany Bahar, Group Lotus chief executive, dropped a few details on both models while speaking to the publication about the renewal of his contract with the sports car maker. Bahar has signed on with Lotus for another four ...

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    Video: Wind car is almost finished! No, for real this time.

    Nemesis "wind car" under construction – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Remember that "wind car" we were telling you about a while back? You know, the one that started out as a Lotus Exige before being stretched and having its gasoline-drinking powertrain replaced by twin electric ...

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    VIDEO: Ecotricity's electric Exige Wind Car exceeds expectations on the track

    Ecotricity Wind Car in action - Click above to watch the video after the break
    The saga that has been the building of a "wind car" for Ecotricity founder, Dale Vince, appears to have come to a climax. All of the newly invented bits of this stretched and re-engineered former Lotus Exige have been ...

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    Lotus Exige 270E Tri-Fuel to enter production?

    Lotus Exige 270E Tri-Fuel - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    Could the Lotus Exige 270E Tri-Fuel enter production? According to a post on Lotus Enthusiast, that's an entirely real possibility due to interest from Youngman Auto, which is the British automaker's Chinese partner. It seems ...

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    Lotus announces new, cleaner and more efficient Elise and Exige

    2010 Lotus Exige S - Click above for a high-res gallery
    Earlier this year at the Geneva Motor Show, Lotus released the newest version of the lightweight Exige S. At the time, the UK-based automaker highlighted the fact that the new model was both faster and more fuel efficient than its ...

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    Geneva 2009: Lotus touts efficiency of new 2010 Exige S

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the 2010 Lotus Exige S
    "The same technology that makes a lightweight car a high performer also makes it efficient – how many cars have performance figures of 0 - 100 km/h in 4.77 secs but produce only 199 g/km CO2?" That question was posed by Mike ...

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    Zerocarbonista releases last latest video on wind-powered sports car

    The wind-powered, Exige-based electric sports car is coming along. Dale Vince, the man with the plan, has just posted the sixth in what was supposed to be a series of six videos (there will be more, though) that describes the updates to the car and other news from the Norfolk, UK idea lab. Vince ...

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    Dale Vince's wind-powered car could be the Storm, the Zero or the Nemesis

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    When he's not taunting Tesla, Dale Vince is pretty focused on building his wind-powered car. The Zero Carbonista project (previous post) is moving along and the fourth (of six) video about the project is new ready for your viewing pleasure. The front ...

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    VIDEO: Zero Carbonista wind car update

    We have been following the efforts of Dale Vince, founder of Ecotricity, and his attempt to build an electric sports car which he can power from the wind. Like several other efforts, a Lotus (in this case, an Exige) is being used as the underlying platform. Also like others, his project is taking a ...

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    Electric Ecotricity Exige Tesla-beater coming along, needs name

    Dale Vince of Ecotricity has posted some musings and video on his Zerocarbonista blog about the progress his team have made with his wind-power Exige we we're telling you about a few months back and things seem to be coming along quite nicely. His team seems to be more than up for the challenge of ...

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    VIDEO: Wind-powered Lotus Exige in the works?

    Ecotricity founder Dale Vince is a guy with a dilemma we here at AutoblogGreen can empathize with. He's very environmentally aware yet he really likes fast cars. His solution? Build an electric sports car. Luckily, he's got wads of cash (and previous connections with Lotus) to make this sort of ...

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    Lotus Exige 270E Tri-Fuel to be shown at Eden Sexy Green Car Show

    Click the Exige for a high-res galleryThe World's Sexiest Greenest Car Show is back; bigger, better and sexier than ever... so says the home page of The Co-Operated Insurance Sexy Green Car Show. Like last year, the Sexy Green Car Show promises to show off some of the best green car concepts to a ...

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    Geneva '08: Lotus Exige 270E Tri-Fuel runs on gas, ethanol and methanol

    Click the Exige for a high-res gallery var digg_url = ''; Back in mid-2006, Lotus unveiled a flex-fuel E85-capable Exige 265E that was being used as a technology demonstrator. Lotus has used the 265E to learn about ...

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    Fifth Gear become "alcoholics" running "Crop Circles" in E85 Lotus Exige

    The Lotus Exige is already one of the coolest high-performance cars around. One could argue that, at least as far as supercars go, this one is pretty green. The whole idea behind the Lotus Exige, and the Elise, is that very high performance can be achieved with smaller engines if the weight is ...

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    Lotus Exige 265E comes into the sunlight

    Biofuels are pretty sexy (in the marketplace, at least). Sports cars also have a reputation of sexiness. Put the two together and what do you have? The Lotus Exige 265E. The "E" stands for ethanol.The lightweight Lotus Exige 265E is, according to Lotus, "the most powerful road version of the Lotus ...


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