Lotus has announced a new version of their Exige, the Lotus Exige Sport 350 and this version is even faster and lighter than previous models.
Lotus Exige Sport 350 is 51kg lighter than the Exige S it also comes with more power, packing a total of 345 horsepower.
The Exige Sport 350 has a 0 to 60 miles per hour time of just 3.7 seconds it comes with a top speed of 170 miles per hour, all this power comes from a 3.5 litre supercharged v6 engine that also has 295lbft of torque.
It features a manual gearbox which has had a number of modifications which are designed to provide quicker and more precise gear changes, it is also available with a 6 speed automatic gearbox.
The new Exige Sport 350 is the next model in the range to mark the reintroduction of the renowned ‘Sport’ naming designation. It joins the recently announced Lotus Elise Sport and Elise Sport 220 – delivering a lighter and even more performance-focused driving experience.
Concentrating on what Lotus does best, and with a focus on pure performance, the two-seater has been developed to deliver an unrivalled experience for the driver, being sharper and more direct than previous models. Drawing on the core elements that have made the Exige a firm favourite with driving enthusiasts, the Exige Sport 350 combines Lotus’ lightweight extruded aluminium chassis structure with muscular and aerodynamically efficient composite bodywork.
Lotus will launch their new Exige 350 Sport in Europe ion February of next year, you can find out more details over at Lotus at the link below.