The new Lotus Emeya groundbreaking hyper-GT, slated to begin production in 2024, promises to merge traditional automotive excellence with futuristic intelligence. The Emeya, with its in-vehicle supercomputer powered by the NVIDIA DRIVE platform, represents a significant shift in automotive design philosophy. It boasts the astonishing ability to complete up to 25 trillion operations in just 50 milliseconds, rivaling the human brain’s image processing speed.
At the heart of this hyper-GT are dual NVIDIA DRIVE Orin systems-on-a-chip (SoCs), which process data from 34 advanced surround sensors up to 30 times per second. This setup provides 360-degree perception without blind spots, utilizing four deployable LiDARs, multiple radars, and high-resolution cameras. This sensor array enhances driver confidence by detecting obstacles, playing a crucial role in paving the way for autonomous driving. The Emeya features a suite of intelligent driving capabilities, such as an electronically controlled air suspension that adapts thousands of times per second for optimal ride quality. Its advanced aerodynamics, including an active front grille and rear spoiler, draw from Lotus’ rich racing legacy.
Inside, occupants are greeted with a 15.1” OLED touchscreen powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8155 processor and Epic Games’ Unreal Engine 3 software, delivering a responsive and visually stunning interface. The augmented reality head-up display provides real-time road and navigation data, enhancing safety and connectivity. Embracing the future, the Lotus Emeya is equipped for over-the-air (OTA) updates, ensuring continuous improvement and readiness for an autonomous future. With 5G connectivity, the Emeya is not just a hyper-GT for today but a vision of tomorrow’s intelligent and connected driving experience. View all Lotus Emeya examples currently for sale on duPont REGISTRY by clicking the link below.
Source: Lotus Cars