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It's fast, light and rather loud. It's also the definition of a 'driver's car'
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LIST PRICE From $155,000
CARADVICE RATING 8.0
FUEL ECONOMY 10.1/100km
SEAT 4

Lotus Exige 360 Cup unveiled

Just 50 examples of the Lotus Exige 360 Cup will be produced, all featuring a host of upgrades, including a little extra power, styling modifications, some discarded kilograms and a revised chassis. Located behind the passenger cell is a supercharged 3.5-litre Toyota V6 that's been further modified and tuned by Lotus...

Lotus Exige S Club Racer: road racer sheds 15kg but can't better performance claims

The already lightweight Lotus Exige S has shed kilos and gained unique equipment with the arrival of the new Lotus Exige S Club Racer. Based on the already spritely Exige S coupe (pictured below), the Lotus Exige S Club Racer teams a 257.5kW/400Nm supercharged 3.5-litre V6 engine with a six-speed manual transmission...

Lotus Exige S auto arrives, range pricing increased for 2015

The 2015 Lotus Exige S range has been expanded in Australia with the launch of the previously reported, range-first automatic gearbox option. At the same time, the boutique British-based brand has made the previously optional ($5400) Race Equipment Pack a standard feature and upped the car’s starting price by $6000...

Lotus Exige S automatic here in 2015

An automatic version of the hardcore Lotus Exige S road racer will be offered for the first time ever, the Malaysian-owned British car maker has announced. Said to be completing its final stages of testing, the new six-speed automatic Lotus Exige S is set to go on sale globally from January...

Lotus Exige S Roadster: Brit's quickest convertible here in 2014

The Lotus Exige S Roadster has been released in the UK, becoming the British brand's fastest ever convertible. A drop-top version of the current Lotus Exige S, the Lotus Exige S Roadster joins the lightweight sports car’s line-up alongside the track focused Exige Cup and Exige Cup R. Powered by the same 257.5kW/400Nm supercharged 3...

Lotus Exige S: $119,990 supercar rival hits Oz

The Lotus Exige S has landed in Australia, offering supercar-rivaling performance from $119,990. Combining a weight of 1176kg with a 258kW/400Nm supercharged 3.5-litre V6 engine – sourced from the Lotus Evora and replacing the former 163kW/215Nm supercharged 1.8-litre four-cylinder unit – the Lotus Exige S claims 0-100km/h in 4...

Lotus Exige 'Nemesis' smashes electric car land speed record

A second-hand Lotus Exige originally bought on eBay has smashed the British record for an electric vehicle by reaching 243km/h at Elvington Airfield near York. The Lotus Exige called 'Nemesis' is owned by Dale Vince, the founder of utility company Ecotricity, but was driven by 21-year-old former kart racer Nick Ponting...

Lotus Exige V6 Cup: lightweight Brit goes hardcore

The Lotus Exige V6 Cup is set to take the British brand’s performance-orientated Lotus Exige one step further, with the release of two hardcore circuit-spec variations. Available in two specifications - a track day version and a full-on competition car - the Lotus Exige V6 Cup only requires simple mathematics to work out its biggest draw card: power to weight...

Lotus Exige S Roadster unveiled

The Lotus Exige S Roadster has been unveiled at the Geneva motor show, combining the grunt and agility of the V6-powered coupe with the thrill of open-air motoring. The new model marks the first time an Exige has been offered with a factory-fitted soft-top roof, which has been designed in typically lightweight fashion...

Driving Spa - In a Lotus Exige S

“It doesn’t get any better than this.” How many times have we heard those words? Sometimes used in the literal context; more often, with a hint of sarcasm. This time around, though, it sums up things oh-so succinctly and sweetly. We’re gathered at Radillon, the iconic high point of what is the rollercoaster ride out Eau Rouge...

2012 Lotus Exige S gets 3.5 V6, unveiled at Frankfurt Motor Show

Lotus has unveiled the 2012 Lotus Exige S at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show. The new model is larger and features a 3.5-litre V6 engine. It also gets smooth new panel contours and a new DPM Lotus driving management program. The new 2012 Lotus Exige S does look similar to the predecessor but upon closer inspection, there are a number of distinct clues that set it apart...