2015 Lotus Exige

From this British car maker you can only expect sports and racing vehicles. This model definitely isn’t an exception. This two-seat coupe was originally launched in 2000 and so far there are three generations of Exige. Current model was launched in 2012 and like previous two generations, it is based on company’s legendary roadster Elise, which is present from 1996. It is pretty much legal to say that this is a coupe version of fore mentioned roadster. The 2015 Lotus Exige comes with some modifications. Beside standard model, which will come with the pretty much the same characteristics as previous year model, both visual and mechanical, 2015 Exige will be available in Limited Edition called LF1, which pays a tribute to company’s achievements in Formula One.

2015 Lotus Exige

2015 Lotus Exige LF1 specs

Lotus engineers developed a special version of this car, which is a model that pays homage to F1 81 victories. The 2015 Lotus Exige LF1 is designed to bring back the spirit of the times of great racing achievements. There are plenty of details which remind on legendary drivers Mario Andretti and Ayrton Senna. Visua appearance of this Limited Edition model is just amazing. The Lotus Exige 2015 is painted in the colors of legendary F1 team. Beside black color and gold details, where are also some modern red details in order to make this model even more eye catching. Interior of new Lotus Exige LF1 is designed in the same manner. Black leather interior mixed with some gold details brings a perfect, full-of-contrast combination. Of course, inside the car you will also find plenty of unique LF1 logos – on the seats, floor mats, headrests etc.

2015 Lotus Exige side view

2015 Lotus Exige LF1 performances

Under the hood of 2015 Lotus Exige LF1 is a supercharged 3.5 liter V6. This engine has an output of 345 horses and 295 lb-ft of torque, which is enough to make this car sprint from 0 to 60 mph in only 3.8 seconds, mainly because of the car’s weight (2500 pounds). Top speed of 2015 Exige LF1 is around 170 mph.

2015 Lotus Exige rear view

2015 Lotus Exige price

While the base 2015 Lotus Exige LF1 is available for around 85.000 dollars, the LF1 is reserved only for collectors, because Lotus will made only 81 units and it won’t be available on the U.S. market.