Lotus Evija configurator adds historic liveries

Last week we posted a piece on Lotus’ new configurator for the Evija electric hyper-car. We had great fun creating our perfect version of a car we could never afford. It was a lovely little distraction from doing real work. Today Lotus gave us reason to head back to the configurator! Historic F1 Liveries.

There are six main options:

They have names like Challenger and Innovator. These relate to real Lotus races cars or liveries that they raced in the past. Lotus have some of the most iconic race liveries to ever grace the race tracks of the world. To help the uninitiated, we’ve put a list together of the cars/liveries that each spec relates to:

LEGENDOriginal Team Lotus1958-1968
ICONGold Leaf Team Lotus1968-1971
INNOVATORTeam Lotus TYPE 56B1971
ZENITHJPS Team Lotus1972-1986
ADVERSARYEssex Team Lotus1979-1980
CHALLENGERCamel Team Lotus1987-1990

You really should head over to Lotuscars.com to check it out for yourself but here are all of the liveries in full glory:

Which is your favourite? Let us know in the comments! Want to know more about the EVIJA? We were at the launch last year. Click here to read all about it.