Lotus Evija Fittipaldi Edition Revealed


    By Alberto Frammartino, October 14, 2022

    Lotus is in a little bit of a wierd place proper now, in that for as soon as it has a vibrant future outlook. It’s got an thrilling vary of recent automobiles, presumably if not the most effective in its historical past. It has a secure monetary footing which means it may possibly “fail and bail” figuring out the home is not going to blow down. The steadiness is courtesy of Geely Motors, the Chinese language auto conglomerate that acquired Lotus in 2017. Since then Geely has been busy remodeling its toy, and the tip result’s the Eletre SUV, Lotus Emira and this… the all-electric, Bugatti-busting Lotus Evija ultracar. Manufacturing is restricted to no more than 130 examples, eight of which will probably be allotted to mark a special day in Lotus’s System One historical past.

    Lotus Evija Fittipaldi Edition - rear view

    The Restricted-edition Evija celebrates 50 years since race legend Emerson Fittipaldi and Workforce Lotus received F1 Drivers’ and Constructors’ Championship. The bespoke specification of the Lotus Evija Fittipaldi begins with its distinctive paint end, which incorporates its designation written on the bodywork in gold lettering to the facet of the rear window.

    Lotus Evija Fittipaldi Edition - static beauty

    Complementing it are black and gold ‘Sort 72’ wheels full with anodized heart lock surrounds – purple on the left facet of the automotive and inexperienced on the proper – in addition to black and gold brake calipers.

    Lotus Evija Fittipaldi Edition - interior

    The Lotus Evija Fittipaldi celebrates 50 years since Emerson Fittipaldi and Workforce Lotus received the F1 Drivers’ and Constructors’ Championships.

    The brand new model of the pure electrical hypercar commemorates 5 many years of the black and gold color scheme of Lotus Sort 72 race automotive.

    Lotus Evija Fittipaldi Edition - golden decals

    Emotive design particulars embrace rotary dial crafted from recycled authentic Sort 72 aluminium, plus Fittipaldi signature hand-stitched on dashboard.

    Lotus Evija Fittipaldi Edition - steering wheel

    Demand is so excessive that every one eight examples have been snapped up with first buyer deliveries early in 2023.

    Lotus Evija Fittipaldi Edition - track shot

    Lotus Evija Fittipaldi technical specification

    Powertrain: Pure electrical, 4WD

    Energy: 1500kw (4 x 375kw) / 2,039 PS

    Battery energy: 93 kW

    Torque: 1,704 Nm with torque vectoring

    0-100 km/h (0-62 mph): Underneath three seconds

    0-300 km/h (0-186 mph): Underneath 9 seconds

    Max pace: Electronically restricted to 350 km/h / 217 mph

    All-electric vary (WLTP Mixed): 250 miles (402 km) *

    Charging time (350kWh charger): 18 minutes

    Weight: 1,887 kg *

    Manufacturing run: Most of 130 automobiles

    General dimensions (L/W/H): 4,459 / 2,000 / 1,122 mm

    Begin of Manufacturing: 2022

    Lotus Evija Fittipaldi Edition - Hero


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