Lotus recently hosted its first-ever UK test drives for the Lotus Elétre, their exceptional hyper-SUV, at the renowned Goodwood Motor Circuit. The event coincided with the Festival of Speed, where potential customers had the opportunity to explore the hyper-SUV’s unparalleled performance and immersive digital cockpit.
The response from drivers was overwhelmingly positive, with praises for the Elétre’s seamless acceleration, precise handling, and dynamic capabilities. This feedback echoes the sentiments expressed by global motoring media, who recently published their first reviews of this luxurious SUV.
One eager customer, Mr. M, who has an Elétre R on order, shared his excitement: “The luxury interior is simply astounding; every aspect of the cabin is incredible. The driving experience is remarkably light and responsive, with excellent visibility and a strong grip on the road. Instant acceleration, unrivaled luxury, pure enjoyment—I can’t wait for my Elétre R to arrive.”
Ms. T, after driving the Elétre, enthusiastically stated, “Driving this vehicle has truly sealed the deal for me. I attended one of the Elétre presentations last year, and now I am completely convinced. Well done, Lotus!”
Another impressed driver, Mr. A, enthusiastically shared, “I am blown away by this car! The sound system is mind-blowing, and the overall driving experience was excellent!”
Lastly, a couple, Mr. and Ms., expressed their sheer delight, “We absolutely loved the Elétre and are thrilled to have had the opportunity to drive it today. This car exceeded our expectations; it truly encompasses the Lotus spirit and provides an exhilarating driving experience.”
The Lotus Elétre represents a new era of pure electric performance SUVs, fusing 75 years of sports car design and engineering with the Lotus DNA. It appeals to a new generation of Lotus customers who value dynamic performance and striking design while also seeking a practical, versatile, and spacious vehicle that incorporates the latest digital technology to enhance safety and convenience.
This hyper-SUV remains true to Lotus’s core principles, incorporating the heart and soul of the latest Lotus sports car, the Emira, and drawing inspiration from the revolutionary aerodynamics of the all-electric Evija hypercar. The result is a remarkable hyper-SUV that dominates in ride and handling, steering, and aerodynamic performance—a testament to Lotus’s unrivaled expertise and legacy in automotive design and engineering.
Get ready to experience the epitome of electrifying performance and styling—the Lotus Elétre awaits.