Lotus cars will become better due to new staff
To expand work and increase production the Lotus Company made decision to hire about 100 staff that will work at the office in eastern England.
They announced to employ 45 engineers, 40 production line staff and 18 graduates thereby to increase workforce to 1200.
According to the investment company DRB-Hicom of Malaysia last year Lotus was nearby of selling as a unprofitable auto manufacturer. Moreover, one of some potential buyers was the Volkswagen.
New staff and a 100 million pound of investment will allow Lotus to improve engineering, productivity, efficiency and quality.
The executive chairman of DRB-Hicom – Datuk Seri Mohd Khamil Jamil is going to increase sales of Lotus to 3000-4000 vehicles to the end of March 2015. The main markets of selling will be China, Japan and the United States.
The growth of selling will be carried out owing to renewed three models: Elise, Exige and Evora.
Today Lotus sells about 1,000 cars a year. Due to a new company management, Lotus sales went up by about 20 percent to 776 cars during the first half a year.
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