Lotus Evija Is Here To Remind You Of Ayrton Senna's 1987 Detroit GP-winning F1 Car - gallery

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  • Lotus Evija Is Here To Remind You Of Ayrton Senna's 1987 Detroit GP-winning F1 Car - gallery
  • Lotus Evija Is Here To Remind You Of Ayrton Senna's 1987 Detroit GP-winning F1 Car - gallery
    First announced in July 2019, Evija is the first electric supercar to be produced by Lotus
  • Lotus Evija Is Here To Remind You Of Ayrton Senna's 1987 Detroit GP-winning F1 Car - gallery
    Lotus plans to build a total of 130 units and production is set to begin in mid-2021
  • Lotus Evija Is Here To Remind You Of Ayrton Senna's 1987 Detroit GP-winning F1 Car - gallery
    Now, the Evija is making an appearance at the Monterey Car Week
  • Lotus Evija Is Here To Remind You Of Ayrton Senna's 1987 Detroit GP-winning F1 Car - gallery
    It comes painted in a striking all-new livery, inspired by the iconic Lotus Type 99T from 1987
  • Lotus Evija Is Here To Remind You Of Ayrton Senna's 1987 Detroit GP-winning F1 Car - gallery
    As a reminder, Type 99T was driven by Formula 1 legend Ayrton Senna to victory at that year’s Detroit Grand Prix
  • Lotus Evija Is Here To Remind You Of Ayrton Senna's 1987 Detroit GP-winning F1 Car - gallery
    The new livery is a combination of yellow with blue accents, and we have to admit it is our favorite color so far
  • Lotus Evija Is Here To Remind You Of Ayrton Senna's 1987 Detroit GP-winning F1 Car - gallery
    As a reminder, Evija is powered by four independently controlled high-power density e-motors powered by a 2,000 kW lithium-ion battery
  • Lotus Evija Is Here To Remind You Of Ayrton Senna's 1987 Detroit GP-winning F1 Car - gallery
    This system delivers a total of 1,972 horsepower and 1,254 pound-feet of torque
  • Lotus Evija Is Here To Remind You Of Ayrton Senna's 1987 Detroit GP-winning F1 Car - gallery
    The Evija can accelerate from 0 to 62 mph in under three seconds before maxing out its speed at over 200 mph
  • Lotus Evija Is Here To Remind You Of Ayrton Senna's 1987 Detroit GP-winning F1 Car - gallery
    It also delivers an electric driving range target of 215 miles
  • Lotus Evija Is Here To Remind You Of Ayrton Senna's 1987 Detroit GP-winning F1 Car - gallery
    The car has been built around an ultra-lightweight carbon fibre monocoque that makes it the world’s lightest production EV hypercar, at 1,680kg
  • Lotus Evija Is Here To Remind You Of Ayrton Senna's 1987 Detroit GP-winning F1 Car - gallery
    Evija is priced at a little over $2 million
  • Lotus Evija Is Here To Remind You Of Ayrton Senna's 1987 Detroit GP-winning F1 Car - gallery
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