We have lost five months of testing, mainly in continental Europe,” said Popham in a letter to customers. “We have missed hot weather testing in Spain. It’s not as simple as moving everything to the right as you have to book facilities and there’s a queue, with everyone in the same boat.” He admitted that a minimum of a 5 month delay is expected. In the meantime, the engineers over at Lotus focused on achieving more downforce and power from the Evija’s four electric motors. So it’s not all bad news, the Evija just got better.