Lotus articles on F1 Fanatic archive

Lotus split from Renault after dire season 4th December 2014, 11:50

Having won a race and racked up 315 points last year, Lotus scored just 10 this season. Persistent Renault engine problems led them to switch to Mercedes.

Ocon ‘left a margin’, Fong ‘pushed too hard’ 21st November 2014, 16:51

Esteban Ocon and Adderly Fong took different approaches to their first runs during today’s practice sessions.

Grosjean given 20-place grid penalty

Romain Grosjean will be relegated 20 places on the grid for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix and will have to carry out further penalties during the race if he is unable to serve the full penalty.

Grosjean remains in unchanged Lotus squad for 2015 19th November 2014, 11:59

Romain Grosjean will continue to race for Lotus in 2015, meaning the team will have an unchanged driver line-up next year.

Lotus believe Ecclestone sees need for change 4th November 2014, 16:41

Bernie Ecclestone understands the need for change in how Formula One’s revenues are distributed to help its most vulnerable teams, according to Lotus’s deputy team principal Fedrico Gastaldi.

Ocon “exceptional” in test debut – Lotus 23rd October 2014, 21:29

European Formula Three champion Esteban Ocon’s first test in a Formula One car was described as “exceptional” by Lotus.

European F3 champion Ocon to test for Lotus 14th October 2014, 11:48

Lotus’s junior driver Esteban Ocon, who won the European Formula Three championship last weekend, is to test for the team next month.

Maldonado set for ten-place grid penalty 3rd October 2014, 4:28

Pastor Maldonado is set to become the second driver this year to receive a penalty for using a sixth engine component.

Furious Grosjean slams Renault after qualifying 20th September 2014, 15:41

Romain Grosjean blasted his car’s Renault engine after a disappointing qualifying session in Singapore.

Pic to have first practice run for Lotus 5th September 2014, 8:51

Charles Pic will return to the wheel of an F1 car in a race weekend practice session for the first time since last season.

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