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Daniel Craig Buys Lotus Evora 400

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The fastest and most powerful production model from Lotus was first unveiled earlier this year on Feb. 18, and in just over a month it has already drawn the eyes of some of the United Kingdom’s most impressive citizens, or so Lotus would like for us to believe this April Fools day.

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The Lotus Evora 400 has found a new owner in Daniel Craig, the actor responsible for our modern depiction of fiction’s most popular secret agent. A press release issued by Lotus today shared four photos of Craig examining his new car at the Lotus Headquarters, and with a stern eye turning to a powerful stance behind the wheel, he certainly seems to approve.

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With a 3.5-liter V6 engine under the hood, the Evora 400 is capable of producing 400 hp and 302 lb-ft while weighing in at 49 pounds lighter than the Evora’s previous generation. All of this combined means the Evora 400 can reach 60 mph from a standstill in 4.1 seconds while topping out at a speed of 186 mph – making this one of the most perfect cars for a track day.

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 Be sure to stay with us for more updates from the automotive world, and to find your own Lotus Evora for a day of fun around the track, check out our listings at the button below.

UPDATE: It has been confirmed in a post on Lotus Cars’ Facebook page today that this was, indeed, their own April Fools joke for the world.

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However, that should not keep you from perusing our listings below.

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(Source: Lotus)

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