Lotus Exige Copper Fire

Lotus Exige Copper Fire and Mars Gold

Copper Fire is unique to Lotus, but what is its association with James Bond? Did you know my car is not the only modern Lotus to use the famous colour, so how many other cars are there with Copper Fire?

Lotus Drivers Club, the UK's leading Lotus club

Lotus Drivers Club, the UK's leading Lotus club

When I bought my Lotus I wanted to join a club to meet like minded enthusiasts. Lotus Drivers Club had a great website featuring lots of enticing events to meet other owners, and the best Lotus magazine money can buy.

Lotus copper fire paint with mars gold

Lotus Exclusive copper fire paint

‘Copper Fire’, a fitting name for a dramatic colour. Like a flaming fire, it changes in different light, vivid and bright coppery orange in direct sunlight, rich moody red in the evening.

Colin Chapman classic quotes

Colin Chapman classic quotes

The legacy of Colin Chapman is enormous and cannot be underestimated in terms of motorsport and sports cars the world over. As you might expect Colin Chapman’s words were inspirational to many people.

Lotus 70 celebration event at Hethel

Lotus 70 celebration event at Hethel

The celebration of Lotus at 70 was a fantastic event and one everyone who attended will remember. Launched online it was sold out almost immediately and everyone on social media was buzzing about ticket availability.

Top 5 Lotus Exige Sport 410 optional extras

Top 5 Sport 410 optional extras

I have always had a second car, sports car, for weekend fun, and a sensible and economical daily drive. My second cars are always second-hand, partly to keep the costs sensible and partly the fact you have great choices of interesting cars.

Lotus Exige Sport 410

Lotus Exige Sport 410

The Lotus Exige Sport 410 replaced the 380 in August 2018 just as Chinese automotive giant Geely were completing their purchase of Lotus Cars. The difference was a significant step forward in terms of specification, particularly the engine and suspension.