Lotus Evora GT430 has finally seen the light with 436 HP and a top speed of 306 km/h. Of this edition only built 60 units, each one of them for a price of 125.480 euros, making it one of the most expensive cars manufactured by the brand.
The engine that uses the GT430 is a updated version of the well-known V6 turbo 3.5-liter Lotus, which is able to deliver 440 Nm of maximum torque at 4,500 rpm. For this reason, this edition has wider tires to be able to transmit all this power to the ground. This is also contribute to its optimised aerodynamics, which according to Lotus is capable of producing 250 kg of downforce.
The Lotus Evora GT430 weighs 26 kg less than the Evora normal but has the extra weight of several components focused on the performance. The engineers of the English house have managed this with the extensive use of carbon fiber inside and outside the car. In addition, some parts of the bodywork have been designed specifically for the GT430 with the same goal. Your total weight dry is of 1,258 kg.
the performance of The Lotus Evora GT430
The GT430 is capable of accelerating from 0 to 100 km/h in 3.8 seconds. According to its makers, it is even faster than the Lotus 3-Eleven stores in the test circuit Hethel. Something that has been achieved not only by having more power and less weight than the normal version, but for improvements as the cooling system of the gearbox fluid in place of air or the exhaust system made of titanium. Under the hood have also changed the flywheel for other more lightweight and have modified the limited-slip differential to improve its functioning.
In the interior of the Lotus Evora GT430, it can be seen that the seat upholstery is made of leather and Alcantara. Are also available as option fully upholstered in a material or another free of charge. Those that can’t vary are the colors red and black and the finishes of carbon fiber, which are standard in this edition.
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