Lotus Exige 350 Special Edition, full power with improvements


The Lotus Exige 350 Special Edition comes as a limited series in production, using the most powerful engine in the range and improving aesthetically and on the scale.

The Lotus 350 Special Edition is presented as a special and limited to 50 units of the model we know as edition Lotus Exige Sport 350 . This limitation of the units that will factory is a tribute to the 50 years that the manufacturer has been present in Hethel (UK).

Like the Lotus Exige, the Lotus 350 Special Edition mounts the petrol engine 3.5 – liter V6 with an output of 350 hp and mated to a manual gearbox six marches – This time, elements are used more light that allow you to lose weight in 26 kg. Thus, this special issue marks on the scale 1099 kg. We talked about pieces like the seats carbon fiber (6 kg less), alloy wheels (5kg less), the lithium-ion (10 kg less) and engine mounts and the cooling system (approximately 5 kg), made of lighter materials in the case of the Lotus Exige Sport 350. compared with the Lotus Exige S, this car weighs 77 kg less.

Thanks to this lower weight, the Lotus 350 Special Edition can accelerate from 0 to 100 kg in 3.9 seconds, reaching a top speed of 274 km / h.

The body is available in the colors ‘Essex Blue’ (blue), ‘Old Inglés White’ (white), ‘Dark Metallic Grey’ (gray) and ‘Motorsport Black’ (black) and clamps sports brake four pistons are painted red.

In the cockpit of the Lotus 350 Special Edition Mouse we find exclusive special edition, improved soundproofing system, control of cruise and infotainment system with Bluetooth and connectivity functions compatible with Apple devices.

The price of these units is limited 61,900 pounds in the UK, while in Germany the price amounts to 81,900 euros. What is not clear it is whether any or still be available if the 50 units already have owners and have disappeared from the catalogs of Lotus.