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Where Did Lotus Cars Get Its Name?

Where Does the Lotus Car Brand Name Come From? 

It’s always interesting to wonder and learn where the interesting names for car manufacturers come from. One brand with perhaps one of the more interesting names is Lotus. Though it sounds similar, this name should not be confused with locust (a grasshopper-like bug). Even so, the name has an interesting origin story, so let’s take a look into where the Lotus car brand got its name. 

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The History Behind the Spirit of Ecstasy

What Is the Meaning Behind the Rolls-Royce Hood Ornament Symbol? 

One of the most famous icons in the automotive world is that which is found on the hood of each Rolls-Royce model. For Rolls-Royce drivers, enthusiasts and even just the general automotive world, the image of a woman, leaning forward, with wings stretched out behind her, as if she is about to lift off from the ground, is instantly recognizable and associated with Rolls-Royce. 

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Reports Suggest Bentley Could Be Working On a New Flagship Model for Its Bentayga Line

Is Bentley Building a 650-Horsepower Bentayga Speed? 

In the automotive industry, rumors are always flying around about the latest and greatest developments coming from the world’s finest automakers. The internet has only helped to spread these rumors, but as it turns out, these rumors are sometimes not rumors at all and turn out to be real projects at work behind the scenes. 

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The 2019 Aston Martin Vantage Is Available in 41 Different Paint Colors

2019 Aston Martin Vantage Paint Color Options 

The 2019 Aston Martin Vantage, also known as the New Vantage, is a stunning car. From grille to fender, its sophisticated profile and athletic stance perfectly blends sports car thrill with luxury appeal. Of course, it helps when a car like this comes in a wide range of paint color options, and in the case of the 2019 Aston Martin Vantage, there are 41 of them. 

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The Meaning Behind the DB Initials In the Aston Martin DB Line of Cars

Why Are Some Aston Martin Cars Called DB? 

Every car manufacturer has their own way of naming car models. In the case of Aston Martin, these are often exciting and thrilling names, like Vantage, Rapide or Vanquish. But then, there is the DB model line. Why has Aston Martin chosen to name some of their cars DB and where do those initials come from? 

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The Lamborghini Huracán Evo Has a 620-Horsepower V10 Engine

Lamborghini Huracán Evo Performance Capability Expectations 

Lamborghini recently unveiled the new Huracán Evo, which, as they describe, is “the next generation V10 sports car, based on the prowess and performance of the Huracán Performante and incorporating next-generation vehicle dynamic control and aerodynamics.” Well, that all sounds incredibly exciting, but if you want to learn all the details behind the statement, we’ll dive into them right here by exploring what you can expect from the car’s performance capabilities. 

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Using a Vehicle Transport Service Is the Best Option for Getting an Exotic Car Maintained or Repaired By Professionals

Where to Get an Exotic Car Serviced and Repaired? 

In addition to the fact that exotic and high-end luxury cars aren’t available to purchase just about anywhere, as is the case with cheaper economy cars, these types of vehicles also can’t be repaired or maintained by just any nearby mechanic. The world’s finest vehicles require the world’s finest care, and they need to be serviced and repaired by those who know them best, inside and out. 

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What Could the Future Hold for Lotus and Electric Mobility?

Is Lotus Building an Electric Hypercar? 

The British automaker Lotus designs and engineers some of the best sports cars in the world, but with much of the automotive world switching over to electric power, where does this leave a brand like Lotus? Will performance-minded manufacturers like Lotus make the switch to electric mobility, and if so, will they retain their high-performance capabilities? 

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Find Your New Bugatti Chiron In St. Louis With Shipping Across the U.S.

Bugatti Chiron For Sale In the United States 

When compared to other exotic cars or supercars, the Bugatti Chiron is a rather rare vehicle. Bugatti has plans to only make 500 globally, with the number actually available for sale to buyers out there being significantly smaller. Of course, if you’re looking for a Bugatti Chiron for sale in the United States, that number gets even smaller. But, you’ve come to the right place if you’re interested in adding a Chiron to your collection. 

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