Some media revealed that Lotus signed the trademark “EVIJA” recently, it is likely to be the official name of the new electric supercar Lotus TYPE 130. The Lotus TYPE 130 is a new pure electric supercar developed by Lotus and Williams Advanced Engineering, the max. power of motor might be more than 1,000 hp. It is reported that the new car will be launched in the UK on July 16, 2019.
Previously, Lotus has released a number of new car previews. The latest preview shows some of the design details at the rear end of the new car. From the picture we can see that the Lotus TYPE 130 sets the charging port in the middle of the rear end, the tail of the new car will adopt a concave design, LED taillights is round in shaped. The brand logo of the central “LOTUS” also adopts the luminous design. In addition, we can also see the new rear spoiler lifting mechanism and the carbon fiber rear diffuser from the preview. The previous images showed that it will pay more attention to aerodynamic performance, so the performance of Lotus TYPE 130 will be very exciting.
In terms of power, it is known that the new car will be a pure electric super sports car with maximum power of over 1,000 horsepower. At the same time, the chassis system of the new car is jointly developed by Lotus and Williams Advanced Engineering. Technologies from F1 will make the Lotus TYPE 130 have good performance and will become a powerful player in the field of ultra-1000 horsepower supercar in the future.