Was going to wait to have this month's evo delivered but decided to skim through the autocar review, and... surprise surprise
"most importantly, the hardware and software is developed in a new engineering centre in Raunheim (...) And that German origin shows almost as soon as you begin turning a wheel. The Eletre doesn’t feel like an old Lotus at all."
"if you come expecting family DNA, by which I mean overtly communicative steering, tremendous agility and poise and yet a mysteriously pliant ride, you won’t find it."
"The Eletre feels like an EV first and a Lotus not at all."