Romain Grosjean

Grosjean hints at Lotus stay for 2015

Romain Grosjean Romain Grosjean appears set to remain at Lotus in 2015, although the French driver has been leaving his future open while Fernando Alonso's move remains unclear. We reported that Lotus...
Gerard Lopez with Romain Grosjean

Grosjean expected to stay at Lotus beyond 2014

Gerard Lopez with Romain Grosjean Lotus team boss Gerard Lopez has all but confirmed that Romain Grosjean will remain with the Enstone based team beyond the 2014 season. Lopez told French media, "Romain...
Pastor Maldonado

Maldonado expects half second boost with Mercedes

Pastor Maldonado Pastor Maldonado has admitted he is looking forward to using Mercedes power after Lotus' switch from Renault power for the 2015 season onwards. The Venezuelan has said consistently this...
Ocon

F3 champion Ocon to test for Lotus

Esteban Ocon Lotus F1 Team Junior driver Esteban Ocon will test a two-year old Lotus F1 Team E20 as part of his ongoing development programme and as a reward for winning the FIA Formula 3 Championship in...
Lotus will be Mercedes powered in 2015

Abiteboul says Lotus not a big loss for Renault

Lotus will be Mercedes powered in 2015 Renault boss Cyril Abiteboul insists Formula 1 engine customer Lotus' impending switch to Mercedes for 2015 is no great loss for the French marque. Struggling...
Romain Grosjean

Grosjean says Mercedes deal good for Lotus

Romain Grosjean Romain Grosjean has denied that the recently announced Lotus engine deal with Mercedes makes it less likely he will stay with the Enstone team beyond the 2014 season, and the Frenchman has...
Artist's impression of Mercedes badged Lotus

Lotus to race with Mercedes power from 2015

Artist's impression of Mercedes badged Lotus Lotus F1 Team and Mercedes AMG High Performance Powertrains are pleased to announce a long-term supply agreement which will see Lotus F1 Team utilizing the...
Romain Grosjean

Lotus preview Russian Grand Prix

Romain Grosjean Lotus drivers and management preview the Russian Grand Prix, Round 16 of the 2014 Formula 1 World Championship, at Sochi Autdrom. Deputy Team Principal Federico Gastaldi looks ahead to...
Pastor Maldonado

Maldonado gets ten place engine grid drop

Pastor Maldonado Pastor Maldonado, whose maiden season at Lotus goes from bad to worse, when he became the second driver to be given a ten place grid penalty for the use of a sixth turbo power unit in...
Gerard Lopez with Kimi Raikkonen

Lopez and Briatore play down Alonso reports

Gerard Lopez with Kimi Raikkonen Lotus team owner Gerard Lopez, and the Fernando Alonso's former manager Flavio Briatore, have played down the latest explosive Formula 1 silly season reports. Germany's...
Romain Grosjean

Grosjean slams Renault after Singapore qualifying

Romain Grosjean Increasingly frustrated to be toiling at the wrong end of the field,  Romain Grosjean made his thoughts about Renault's below-par 2014 Formula 1 V6 turbo power unit more than clear as he...
Pastor Maldonado

Lotus: Very frustrating qualifying

Pastor Maldonado Lotus F1 Team endured a frustrating qualifying session at the Marina Bay Street Circuit with Pastor Maldonado qualifying in eighteenth and Romain Grosjean sixteenth for tomorrow’s...
Romain Grosjean

Lotus: We’re much happier with the E22 here

Romain Grosjean Romain Grosjean completed the first day of practice for the Singapore Grand Prix with a solid tally of 59 laps around the Marina Bay circuit with the twelfth fastest lap time in the second...
Pastor Maldonado upbeat about Singapore prospects

Maldonado: It should be better at Singapore for us

Pastor Maldonado upbeat about Singapore prospects Championship points still elude Pastor Maldonado this season, more often than and not through no fault of his own he has been dogged by bad luck, meaning...
Romain Grosjean

Lotus: Monza has been a difficult venue for us

Romain Grosjean Pastor Maldonado finished fourteenth and Romain Grosjean sixteenth after a fast-paced Italian Grand Prix under blue skies at Monza today. Pastor made a great start and drove an...