One-off Lotus Evora sports 410 inspired by Esprit S1 revealed

Lotus has revealed a one-off Evora sports 410 appeared as a tribute to the Lotus Esprit S1 in the James Bond film The spy who Loved Me.

The film is 40 years old this year, and in-house personalization Department Lotus Exclusive.this new Evora sports 410 to commemorate this with a unique colour scheme, and interior

It is the car that sold to a customer is the only example. Lotus has not given an indication on pricing, but it is expected that more than £82,000 to the standard Evora Sport costs 410.

The changes compared to the standard model contains a colour coded bumper with a white one-piece carbon-fibre tailgate. It also has a custom made font on the B-pillar, the Evora name shows in the original Esprit graphics.

Within the insert panels of the seats and door cards are trimmed in red and black tartan with red stitching on the dashboard and the center console.

Lotus CEO Jean-Marc Gales said: “So many of us remember the effects of the Lotus Esprit when it was on the big screen in The spy who Loved Me, and we wanted to honor that with a special Evora sports 410.

“It’s the perfect tribute to an influence of the Lotus kingdoms, but a world away in terms of his skills and performance.”

This special-edition model of the 416bhp-V6 engine from the Evora sports 410 receives, this gives the car a 0-60mph time of 4.0 sec and a top speed of over 190 mph.