The mph Lotus ‘Type ‘ will be revealed in London this summer and hit the road within a year. I repeat. More powerful than anything we’ve seen from Aston Martin, Mercedes, Pininfarina .Lotus Cars is a British automotive company that manufactures sports cars and racing cars in its headquarters in Hethel, United Kingdom. Lotus cars include the Esprit, Elan, Europa, Elise, Exige and Evora sports cars and it had motor racing success with Team Lotus in Formula One.Lotus Cars are based at the former site of RAF Hethel, a World War II airfield in Norfolk..Lotus Cortina is the commonly used term for the Ford Cortina Lotus, a high performance sports saloon, which was produced in the United Kingdom from by Ford in collaboration with Lotus Cars.The original version, which was based on the Ford Cortina Mark , was promoted by Ford as the “Consul Cortina developed by Lotus”, with “Consul” later being dropped from the name..The Lotus Elise is available as a convertible and a coupe. Inventory prices for the Elise range from $, to $,. It gets EPA estimated MPG combined..