Tony Fernandes articles on F1 Fanatic archive

Fernandes hits back over Caterham claims 23rd October 2014, 17:15

Tony Fernandes has responded to claims from Caterham buyers Engavest that he refused to release shares in the team after selling it.

Fernandes wants “common brand” between Lotus and Caterham 27th April 2011, 14:17

Fernandes says Lotus will “make F1 accessible through Caterham”.

Team Lotus revert to green and yellow livery for 2011 11th December 2010, 14:03

Lotus will not change to a black-and-gold livery in 2011, according to Tony Fernandes.

Fernandes enters Team Air Asia in GP2 21st September 2010, 14:58

Lotus team principal Tony Fernandes has started a new GP2 team. Team Air Asia has been accepted to compete in GP2 and GP2 Asia from 2011 to 2013. GP2 series boss Bruno Michel said: Team Air Asia [...] is a new team built on a strong relationship with a current Formula One team presided by […]

‘In case of victory, break glass’ 3rd April 2010, 15:15

The modern Lotus may not be the same as the outfit which raced to championships in the sixties and seventies, but they have kept a link with the original Lotus team. Team founder Colin Chapman used to greet Lotus’s race wins – of which they had 79 – by throwing his cap in the air. […]