With race in the name, the new Lotus Exige Race 380 is one of the most exciting road cars out there with a lighter, faster and angrier attitude.
Appropriately named, the Lotus Exige Race 380 is un-apologetically built to win, with the sportscar spirit applied in every detail. It really is a competition car that does not fail to impress. This fearless Lotus model has recieved highly advanced developments, such as a weight loss to just 998 kg dry and a power to weight ratio of 375 hp/tonne (380 PS/ 100 kg). Proudly standing top of the class with race-bred engineering and competition-focused components as standard. To help the driver stay on pace, the Exige Race 380 incorporates a track data logger and GPS unit with the option to upgrade to a professional standard of software. For those who love to be daring, add some personalisation with the colour TFT instrument cluster that offers numerous user customisable screen configurations.
Setting an impressive benchmark in terms of handling and agility, the Lotus Exige Race 380 ensures to remain perfectly poised with the focused suspension configuration. This lightweight design handles like a true race car, making you feel unstoppable as you experience a performance that has to be exploited to the very extent. Introducing adjustable front and rear anti-roll bars paired with the Lotus Traction Control System, meaning the handling is finely tuned to the driver and more predictable to give you added confidence behind the wheel. The Michelin Pilot Sport Cup two tyres are available as standard, to incorporate high-grip and a smooth drive, complemented by the ultra-lightweight forged alloy wheels. Every detail is done with purpose to achieve the ultimate sportscar attitude.
The Lotus Exige Race 380 has numerous capabilities due to its recent upgrades and detailed engineering. This has enhanced the overall performance to be able to reach new standards. From drivetrain to driver information system, this car has employed a wide range of competition-orientated options which improves the ability and winning approach of what is a true racer. The thrills of the track can fully be experienced with a race-proven 3.5-litre supercharged V6 engine that boasts 375 hp at 6,700 rpm with 410 Nm (302 lbft) of torque at 5,000 rpm. More advanced performance features includes an Xtra 6-speed sequential transmission, oil cooler, and cassette type plate limited slip differential, operated by carbon paddles placed behind the steering wheel. Not one to be challenged, this super Exige sprints off the line to hit 0-60 mph in just 3.2 seconds.
The intelligent design of the Exige Race 380 generates even more downforce to produce an admirable 240 kg at 170 mph due to precise engineering and thoughtful aerodynamics. The positioning of vents in the front bodywork is just one of the subtle yet meaningful upgrades in order to reduce pressure around the wheels. A grill has also been mounted to the rear with the purpose of aiding air circulation through the engine bay. This Lotus Exige is lightweight, power driven and thoughtfully manufactured to result in the ultimate super car. The motorsport aesthetic has been crafted to win, as the straight-cut rear wing is both visually powerful and also meaningful to help modify the airflow to the car's advantage.
|TOP SPEED||0-60 MPH||POWER||WEIGHT|
|Max Power||375 hp at 6700 rpm (380 PS) (280 kW)|
|Max Torque||302 lbft at 5,000 rpm (410 Nm)|
|0-60 mph||3.2 seconds|
|0-100 km/h||3.3 seconds|
|Max Speed||170 mph (274 km/h) - gearing dependent|
|Power to weight ratio||375 hp/tonne (380 PS/1000 kg)|
|Aerodynamic downforce at max speed||240 kg|
|Dry Weight||999 kg|
If you wish to discover more about the new Lotus Exige Race 380, you can contact your nearest SNOWS LOTUS dealership directly or make an enquiry and a member of our team will get back to you as soon as possible