Lotus Emira Launch Confirmed For 2024 | V3Cars

Lotus Cars, the iconic British sports car manufacturer, recently made their India debut with the launch of the Eletre SUV. At the launch of the Eletre SUV, Lotus Cars confirmed their plan to launch the Emira sports car in India in 2024. Learn more about the Lotus Emira here.

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Lotus Emira – What Is It?

The Lotus Emira is Lotus Cars’ flagship sports car. The Lotus Emira 2-door sports car made its global debut in 2021. Manufactured at Lotus’ Hethel plant in England, the Emira is the iconic sports car manufacturer's last-ever vehicle featuring internal combustion engines. Lotus’ future offerings will be all-electric, like the Eletre that was launched in India recently.

Lotus Emira – Design and Features

The Lotus Emira takes design inspiration from the carmaker’s Evija hypercar. Up front, the Emira features vertical LED headlamps with a twin blade design. The bonnet features vents to channel the air over the car efficiently. Around the side, it features a scoop that feeds cool air to the engine, which is positioned just behind the cockpit. Lotus offer the Emira with 20-inch alloy wheels as standard while the optional Lotus Drivers Package offers a stiffer suspension and grippier Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 tyres

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On the inside, the Emira offers 2 bucket seats covered in Alcantara. The driver gets a 12.3-inch digital display while a 10-25-inch touchscreen takes care of infotainment features. The Emira offers Apple CarPlay and Android Auto as well. Other highlights include a fighter jet-inspired ignition switch cover and exposed gear linkages.       

Lotus Emira – Powertrain And Specs

The Lotus Emira is offered with 2 engine options in global markets. The first option – a 2.5-litre Toyota-sourced V6 supercharged petrol engine – puts out 406PS of power and 430Nm of torque. This engine is offered with the option of a 6-speed manual and automatic transmission. The second engine option – a Mecred-AMG-sourcd 2.0-litre 4-cylinder turbo petrol – puts out 365PS of power and 430Nm of torque and comes with a DCT-type automatic transmission.  

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Lotus Emira India Launch And Rivals

The Lotus Emira is expected to go on sale in India in early 2024. It is likely to get a starting price of around Rs. 2.0 crore. When launched, the Emira will rival the Porsche 718 Cayman, prices for which start currently start at Rs 1.47 crore (ex-showroom) before options.

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Nikil Jonathan

Nikil's a huge fan of classic cars, especially Italian beauties such as the Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint and the Iso Grifo. His love for cars and bikes originated when he first laid his eyes on a poster of the Ferrari F40 and the MV Agusta F4 when he was just a child. He also loves all things analogue, especially vintage cameras and turntables.


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