Lotus is leader in developing hybrid and EV drivetrain technology.
so it would stand to reason they are involved in (likely) integrating a specific kern system into a drivetrain package. might be consultancy work for - well maybe for volvo...
"I really started paying attention to cars was when they came out with the Nissan Z, the first body. Then I seen the Cherokees, the old square ones, and I was like, “Wow, that’s cool.” Then I seen the Isuzu jeeps and I seen the Wranglers."
-Lotus Cars VP of Global Design