Pastor+Maldonado+Australian+F1+Grand+Prix+Crash

Lotus: What a frustrating day!

The cruel hand of fate dealt a bitter blow for Lotus F1 Team at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix with both cars out of the race by the end of the first lap. Pastor Maldonado was pitched into a...
Romain Grosjean

Lotus: We achieved our qualifying target

Romain Grosjean and Pastor Maldonado will start tomorrow’s Australian Grand Prix from top ten grid positions after today’s qualifying for the first race of the season at Albert Park. Melbourne’s...
Romain+Grosjean

Lotus: The E23 looks to be a big step forward

Romain Grosjean and Pastor Maldonado commenced the start of the 2015 FIA Formula 1 World Championship firmly in the top ten after a strong start to the Australian Grand Prix at Albert Park. Pastor ended...
Romain Grosjean

Grosjean: It’s too early to talk about podiums

Romain Grosjean has played down talk of early podiums this year for what appears to be a resurgent Lotus team. After proving F1's fourth force in 2012 and 2013, the Enstone team's performance plummeted...
Romain Grosjean

Grosjean: I’m in a good place, ready and eager

Heading into his fourth full season with Lotus F1 Team, Romain Grosjean is confident that 2015 will be far better than his miserable 2014 season, starting with the opener in Australia for which the...
Pastor+Maldonado

Maldonado: Certainly we will be in the fight!

Pastor Maldonado joined Lotus at the start of 2014 thinking the team would propel him to the front end of the grid after their great season in 2013, but it all went pear shaped for the Venezuelan as the...
Carmen Jorda

Female F1 driver Jorda slams jealous rivals

Formula 1's new female signing Carmen Jorda has hit back at her critics who question her appointment by Lotus. Although she finished last year's GP3 season just 29th overall, 26-year-old Spaniard Jorda...
Romain Grosjean

Lotus: Potential for improvement in some areas

Romain Grosjean drove for his final day of pre-season testing today, completing 116 laps in the E23 Hybrid at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Romain ran a comprehensive programme including a race...
Pastor Maldonado

Lotus: There’s a lot of information to digest

Pastor Maldonado completed a tally of 140 laps – more than 650km or the distance of two Grands Prix – as he resumed test duties in the E23 Hybrid at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya today. Pastor...