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Another day, another special-edition Lotus Exige

Eventually, there will be more special-edition Exiges on the road than regular ones.

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The Lotus Exige Cup 430 is, according to Lotus, the "most extreme" Exige ever.     

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Its 3.5-liter V6 features a new supercharger and intercooler, pushing its output up to 430 horsepower and 325 pound-feet of torque.     

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It comes mated to a six-speed manual and rear-wheel drive.     

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Thanks to a low curb weight of 2,328 pounds, it'll hit 60 mph in a scant 3.2 seconds.    

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It packs 55 more horsepower than the Exige Cup 380 model that used to be the most extreme Exige ever.     

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Lightweight carbon fiber parts include the front splitter, front clamshell, roof, air intake pods, tailgate and wing.     

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Extensive use of aerodynamic add-ons produces about 485 pounds of downforce.     

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Four-piston AP Racing brake calipers help bring everything to a stop, and quickly.

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There's also a new set of Nitron three-way adjustable dampers and Eibach adjustable sway bars.     

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At a tax-included starting price of £99,800 ($130,840, directly converted), it's an expensive proposition.   

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