Its technical newspaper revealed the arrival of the first version of Lotus Emira V6

After the presentations, Lotus revealed the technical characteristics of its new Emera sports car. as you know, The Emera is the brand’s latest thermal sports car Norfolk, then, will produce only electric cars.

In a press release, Lotus announced the launch of l’Emira V6 First Edition It will start production next spring. It will be joined by the Emira i4 (four-cylinder) first edition from Fall 2022.

Emira’s V6 is signed to Toyota, it’s a 2GR-FE block with 3.5 liters of displacement. It produces 400 hp and can be combined with a manual transmission (420 Nm of torque) or an automatic transmission with paddle shifters (430 Nm of torque). It is capable of accelerating from From acceleration to 100 km / h in 4.2 seconds, one tenth less than the Emira manual transmission. In both cases, the maximum speed is limited to 290 km / h.

The first version of Lotus Emira V6 is invoiced In Germany From 95,995 euros. This over-equipped version has 20-inch alloy wheels and can be painted in different colors: Seneca Blue, Hethel Yellow, Magma Red, Shadow Gray, Nimbus Gray and Dark Green. Other colors will be available in 2022.

This first version can be enhanced with various packages, including the Driver’s Package that adds sporty suspension with Goodyear Eagle F1 Supersport or Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 tires. We can also mention the styling package, which includes sport pedals, tinted windows, black Alcantara headliner and painted calipers. Yellow, red, silver or black.

Of course, the Emira equipped with a V6 engine is the most powerful. Customers will later be able to opt for the Mercedes-AMG four-cylinder, and Lotus is also specifying that the “entry level” version will arrive in 2023, and will cost £59.995 in the UK.

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Lotus Emera V6 Art Sheet


3456 cm3/V6

Engine type

Toyota 2GR-FE


Edelbrock 1740


400 channels


420 Nm (manual) / 430 Nm (automatic)

maximum speed

6800 tons/min

Motion vector

Six-speed manual / six-speed automatic

carbon dioxide emissions 2 (WLTP built-in)

243 g/km*

0-100 km/h

4.3 seconds (manual) / 4.2 seconds (auto) *

maximum speed

290 km / h *

drag coefficient (Cd)

0,349 *

* Subject to approval

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