Unlike its predecessors (Elise / Exige), the all-new Lotus Evora uses a “Toyota-sourced, Lotus-tuned 3.5-liter V6 engine that produces 276 horsepower.” Video after the break. Click here for first picture in gallery.

The aluminum-intensive car weighs just under 3,000 pounds and is characterized by asymmetric wheel sizes, a short rear overhang and a long front overhang. Lotus claims 0-to-60-mph acceleration will take less than 5.0 seconds.

[via Edmunds]