Lotus Esprit

The Lotus Esprit was a sports car built by Lotus in the United Kingdom from 1976 to 2004. The silver Italdesign concept that eventually became the Esprit was unveiled at the Turin Motor Show in 1972, and was a development of a stretched Lotus Europa chassis. It was among the first of designer Giorgetto Giugiaro's polygonal "folded paper" designs. Originally, the name Kiwi was proposed, but in keeping with the 'E... ' naming format of Lotus tradition, the name became Esprit. ... from Wikipedia

Manufactured by Lotus Cars

Class & Body style

  • Sports car
  • Coupé

Designer

  • Giorgetto Giugiaro

Videos

2010 Lotus Elise vs. 2000 Lotus Esprit
2010 Lotus Elise vs. 2000 Lotus Esprit
2013 Lotus Esprit Paris Promo
2013 Lotus Esprit Paris Promo
Lamborghini Gallardo SE, Diablo 6.0 VT, Lotus Esprit & ZO6
Lamborghini Gallardo SE, Diablo 6.0 VT, Lotus Esprit & ZO6
Wheeler Dealers - Lotus Esprit 1/5
Wheeler Dealers - Lotus Esprit 1/5
Two Lotus Esprit V8s Start Up & Drive By Video
Two Lotus Esprit V8s Start Up & Drive By Video
best of the 90's - Lotus esprit s4 Turbo
best of the 90's - Lotus esprit s4 Turbo

Engine data

  • Slant Four
  • V8 engine

Tests and reviews from the web

2002 Lotus Esprit:  A review of the 2002 Lotus Esprit that covers pros and cons, available options, powertrains and overall driving performance. read more
2001 Lotus Esprit:  A review of the 2001 Lotus Esprit that covers pros and cons, available options, powertrains and overall driving performance. read more
1974 - 2002 Lotus Esprit - Top Speed:  Lotus Esprit history 1972 esprit concept car unveiled the november turin motorshow in italy saw the unveiling of the lotus esprit concept car on giorgio ... read more

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2009 Lotus Esprit – Lotus to Add Several New Models | egmCarTech
2004 Lotus Esprit - Pictures - 2004 Lotus Esprit picture - CarGurus

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