Tony Fernandes articles on F1 Fanatic archive

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. […]