Lotus now has state-of-the-art simulator

Lotus Renault GP R31 nose detail badge logo Formula One Testing, Day 1, Barcelona, Spain,  Friday 18 February 2011.Nov.23 (GMM) Abu Dhabi GP winners Lotus are finally getting up-and-running with a state of the art Formula One simulator  for their drivers, the Dutch website formule1.nl reports.

Romain Grosjean said that he got his first taste of the new technology whilst preparing recently for Austin’s brand new Circuit of the Americas layout.

“I spent half a day in the simulator,” said the Frenchman.

“There are still some things to be improved, because we are only now starting to use it, but if it works properly it will be of great value,” added Grosjean.

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