Lotus articles on F1 Fanatic archive

Raikkonen warns he may miss last two races as Lotus “haven’t paid a single Euro” 1st November 2013, 17:19

Kimi Raikkonen has warned Lotus the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix will be his last drive for them if they do not pay him his outstanding wages.

Raikkonen switches back to short wheelbase car

Lotus reverted to the short wheelbase chassis which they started the season with for Kimi Raikkonen in today’s practice sessions at his request.

“Pay driver scenario a big worry for F1″ – Massa 31st October 2013, 15:25

Felipe Massa is concerned more are more teams are requiring drivers to bring budgets to race for them.

Grosjean’s engine problem was same as in Singapore 29th October 2013, 14:56

Lotus have confirmed the engine problem Romain Grosjean experienced at the end of the Indian Grand Prix was related to the one which caused his retirement in Singapore.

Lotus apologises for Raikkonen radio messages 28th October 2013, 17:18

Lotus say a heated radio exchange involving Kimi Raikkonen during yesterday’s race was “not appropriate” and apologised for it.

Grosjean “wouldn’t have bet” on podium finish 27th October 2013, 12:29

Romain Grosjean said he didn’t believe he had any chance of finishing on the podium after starting 17th on the grid for today’s Indian Grand Prix.

Grosjean: We underestimated rivals’ speed 26th October 2013, 12:24

Romain Grosjean says he was knocked out in Q1 because the team underestimated how quickly their rivals’ lap times would improve.

Boullier expects to confirm Grosjean deal “soon” 25th October 2013, 16:36

Romain Grosjean is set to remain at Lotus for a third season as team principal Eric Boullier said he is close to confirming his deal for next year.

Car ??still not exactly as I want it? says Raikkonen 18th October 2013, 16:08

Kimi Raikkonen says that although Lotus have made improvements to the E21 over recent races, the car is still not yet fully to his liking.

No team orders at Lotus in Korea, says Boullier 8th October 2013, 9:22

Lotus said they allowed Kimi Raikkonen and Romain Grosjean to race for position during the Korean Grand Prix and did not impose team orders.