Optional is Lotus’s Serial Precision Shift (SPS) paddle-operated automated manual, for a little F1 panache. An optional suspension setting as part of the Race Pack was developed for track use and allows activation of a launch control system.
“Stylish minimalism and functionality” are promised in the interior, which means don’t go looking for cupholders and handy binnacles. We’re talking about a car whose purpose is a) to impress the heck out of your neighbours and b) go really fast. A comfort-enhanced, plusher interior is optional.
Factory-fitted soft-top, reasonable fuel economy (est. 10.1L/100km combined), low emissions and blistering speed — too bad none of it crossing the pond. If you want one, you’ll have to ship it, or emigrate.