LOTUS EVORA 2018: STEERING

Make : LOTUS Model : EVORA Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2018-04-21 - 2018-10-02
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V781000
Date Owner's Notified: 0000-00-00 Date Received by ODI: 2018-11-06 Date Added to Database: 2018-11-08
Manufacturers Involved: Lotus Cars Limited
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 2018/01R
Component: STEERING
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 40
Summary:
      Lotus Cars Limited "Lotus" is recalling certain 2018 Lotus Evora vehicles. Due to an assembly error, in the event of a frontal collision, the steering column may not properly collapse to absorb some of the impact energy.
Consequence:
      If the steering column does not collapse as intended in a crash, it can increase the risk of injury.
Remedy:
      Lotus will notify owners, and dealers will correct the steering column assembly, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin December 4, 2018. Owners may contact Lotus customer service at 1-800-245-6887. Lotus' number for this recall is 2018/01R.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.