Lotus Eletre will have even 905 hp.  We also know the performance and the price

Lotus Eletre will have even 905 hp. We also know the performance and the price


The Lotus Eletre is based on a brand new automotive platform called EPA (Electric Premium Architecture). In March, Lotus announced that the car will have an engine power of 600 HP. It was also reported that the sprint to 100 km/h would take less than 3 seconds.

Now the manufacturer has revealed more information. Lotus Electre will be offered in three versions: Eletre, Eletre S and Eletre R, with two powertrain variants. The Eletre and Eletre S will have a single engine, driving the rear axle. Its power is 603 HP (450 kW), maximum torque – 710 Nm, the range should be up to 600 km.

The flagship Eletre R, on the other hand, will be powered by two engines located near the axles, so it will have a 4×4 drive. System power is cosmic 905 HP (675 kW), torque – 985 Nm. The distance is up to 490 km.

Weak versions will accelerate to 100 km / h in 4.5 seconds. More power – in 2.95 seconds … Top speed is limited to 258 and 265 km / h (160 and 165 mph).

Regardless of the car, the Lotus Eletre battery will have a capacity of 112 kWh. When using a fast charger (but very fast) it will be possible to charge the battery at the level of 10-80 percent. in 20 minutes.

The body of the Eletre is 510 cm long, 223 cm wide (with mirrors) and 163 cm tall. The wheelbase is 302 cm and the ground clearance is 19 cm. The capacity of the cargo compartment is 686 or 611 liters (with four seats). With the rear bench folded down, the volume of the luggage compartment increases to 1,532 liters.

The interior of the Lotus Eletre will be completely digitized. The operating system is called Lotus Hyper OS, it uses the Unreal Engine known from computer games. The power of the computer is provided by two Qualcomm 8155 processors.

Lotus Eletre European prices will start from 96 thousand. euros (about PLN 480 thousand). Standard equipment includes, among others, the Drive Mode Selection System (five variants are available), adjustable air suspension, torque vectoring system, LED matrix lighting and 22-inch wheels.

Each copy will also have four-zone air conditioning, a premium audio system and a 15.1-inch OLED touch screen.

The standard Lotus Eletre will have five seats, but as an option, you can choose to fit two individual seats in the back.

Eletre S prices start at 121 thousand. euros (about PLN 605 thousand). Equipment includes a functional rear spoiler, ambience lighting, tinted windows and photochromatic mirrors.

However, the prices of the flagship version, Eletre R, start at 151 thousand. euros (PLN 755 thousand).

A number of optional packages will be available for each version (Lotus Dynamic Handling Package, Ceramic Brake Package, Executive Seat Package, Comfort Seat Package, Carbon Fiber Package, Enhanced Carbon Fiber Package, Inside Carbon Fiber).

To begin with, the Lotus Eletre will be available to order in the UK, Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium, France, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland and Italy. Other European markets are next in line. The electric Lotus won’t come to America, Japan and China until early 2024.

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