Lotus

Lotus

(Relaxnews) – Lotus cars has unveiled its fastest and most expensive series production car to date: the 3-Eleven.

The British manufacturing leader in high performance sports cars made the showing at the 2015 Goodwill Festival of Speed in West Sussex, England.

The Lotus 3-Eleven features a brand new lightweight composite body, a revised V6 engine charged to 450 hp and an open cockpit design. The car comes in two versions—Road and Race—promising both high performance and precision.

“We always say that to make a sports car better, you make it faster and lighter,” said Jean-Marc Gales, Chief Executive Officer for Group Lotus plc, during the Goodwood Festival. “The new Lotus 3-Eleven carries that philosophy to a new level, and is perfectly in keeping with our brand values.”