Gerard Lopez with Romain Grosjean

Grosjean open to offers from other F1 teams

Gerard Lopez with Romain Grosjean Romain Grosjean has not ruled out leaving Lotus at the end of the 2014 Formula 1 World Championship season, should a better offer come along. Earlier this week, while...
Pastor Maldonado

Maldonado denies Venezuelan funding to end

Pastor Maldonado Lotus driver Pastor Maldonado has denied that his Formula 1 sponsorship funding, from his homeland, is ending. Early this week, the new Venezuelan sports minister Antonio Alvarez...
Romain Grosjean was not long ago the bad boy of F1

Lotus rivals want to sign Grosjean claims Lopez

Romain Grosjean was not long ago the bad boy of F1 Rival teams are interested in signing Romain Grosjean, claims Lotus team owner Gerard Lopez, after the Frenchman turned around his reputation which was at...
A familiar ride for Pastor Maldonado  in 2014

Lotus: We’ll get the best out of Pastor

Familiar ride for Pastor Maldonado A couple of years ago Romain Grosjean was persona non grata in Formula 1 - famously branded the 'First Lap Nutcase' by Mark Webber - but since then the Frenchman has...
Nick Chester

Lotus get new fuel boost for Monaco

Nick Chester Lotus Technical Director Nick Chester has revealed that Total will have a new fuel on offer for the Monaco Grand Prix which he expects will boost the performance of the troublesome E22 on the...
Pastor Maldonado

Maldonado: The car has made a big step forward

Pastor Maldonado After setting the pace at the Barcelona post-race test a few days after the Spanish Grand Prix, Lotus driver Pastor Maldonado is primed for the Monaco Grand Prix weekend where he is...
saxo-lotus

Saxo Bank increases branding on Lotus at Monaco

Saxo Bank will be on the grid with Lotus F1 Team for the prestigious Monaco Grand Prix where the leading online trading and investment specialist will increase its branding of the team’s 2014 challenger,...
Gerard Lopez

Lotus hit back after Renault late payment claims

Gerard Lopez Lotus team boss Gerard Lopez has slammed Renault, after the Formula 1 engine suppliers revealed that some of their customers are behind in engine bill payments. Although Renault chief...
Formula One Testing, Day Two, Barcelona, Spain, Wednesday 14 May 2014.

Lotus: There is plenty of potential in the E22

Pastor Maldonado ended the second day of the test at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya fastest by almost a second after 102 trouble-free and extremely productive laps. Pastor set a time of 1 min 24.871...
Formula One Testing, Day One, Barcelona, Spain, Tuesday 13 May 2014.

Boullier: After Silverstone we may go more radical

McLaren may take a more radical approach to their Formula 1 car if they are still uncompetitive by July, racing director Eric Boullier said on the first day of testing in Bracelona. The team, who...
Gene Haas

Haas not interested in buying Lotus

A source close to Formula 1's newest team owner Gene Haas has denied reports linking the Californian with Lotus. Amid reports that Enstone based Lotus are struggling to pay their Renault engine bill in...
Lotus F1 factory at Enstone

Haas visit to Lotus may be prelude to Enstone buyout

Workers at the Lotus F1 factory in Enstone Paddock reports are in high gear surrounding the future of Lotus, the Enstone based outfit once Ayrton Senna's first team, Toleman, which subsequently became...