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  1. Friday 30 September 2016

  2. Renault: Valve problem led to Magnussen fire 12:12

    Renault: Valve problem led to Magnussen fire

    Renault Technical Director Nick Chester has confirmed that a problem with the valve on a fuel breather pipe triggered Kevin Magnussen's dramatic fire during the…

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  3. Renault hopes to run Magnussen in FP2 04:59

    Renault hopes to run Magnussen in FP2

    Renault is hopeful of fielding Kevin Magnussen during Friday afternoon's second practice session for the Malaysian Grand Prix, despite his car dramatically…

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  4. Saturday 7 May 2016

  5. Renault planning B-spec engine for test 11:52

    Renault planning B-spec engine for test

    Renault is planning the first major development since its Formula 1 comeback after confirming that a 'B-spec' power unit will be trialled during the post-race…

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  6. Monday 8 February 2016

  7. 11:02

    Video: Nick Chester on Renault chassis

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  8. Renault wants 'stable base' from RS16 08:56

    Renault wants 'stable base' from RS16

    Renault's Chassis Technical Director Nick Chester says the squad wants a "stable base" from its 2016 car, the RS16, and it should be seen as an evolution of the…

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  9. Wednesday 3 February 2016

  10. Renault realistic over 2016 prospects 15:06

    Renault realistic over 2016 prospects

    Renault has vowed to stay realistic over its chances for the upcoming season, with the French manufacturer aware that it will take time to return to the front…

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  11. Sunday 22 November 2015

  12. Chester: Lotus development hurt by finances 10:44

    Chester: Lotus development hurt by finances

    Lotus Technical Director Nick Chester says that development of the E23 Hybrid has been hindered by the squad's perilous financial situation across the course of…

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  13. Tuesday 10 November 2015

  14. Lotus: Two engine formula 'a can of worms' 15:14

    Lotus: Two engine formula 'a can of worms'

    Lotus Technical Director Nick Chester believes that Formula 1 would be opening "quite a can of worms" by adopting two different types of engines in the…

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  15. Saturday 29 August 2015

  16. Maldonado caused own DNF with 17G impact 07:46

    Maldonado caused own DNF with 17G impact

    Pastor Maldonado caused his own retirement from last weekend's Belgian Grand Prix at Spa-Francorchamps with a sizeable 17G impact over kerbs, Lotus has…

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  17. Friday 28 August 2015

  18. Grosjean sure he would have passed Vettel 16:08

    Grosjean sure he would have passed Vettel

    Lotus driver Romain Grosjean says he is "convinced" that he would have passed Sebastian Vettel for third at the Belgian Grand Prix, even if his Ferrari rival…

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  19. Thursday 2 April 2015

  20. Lotus encouraged by Ferrari's victory 15:34

    Lotus encouraged by Ferrari's victory

    Lotus has drawn encouragement from Ferrari's surprise victory at last weekend's Malaysian Grand Prix, which halted Mercedes' lengthy winning streak. Mercedes…

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  21. Wednesday 4 March 2015

  22. Lotus pleased with engine, chassis gains 10:14

    Lotus pleased with engine, chassis gains

    Lotus Technical Director Nick Chester reckons the team is in a much stronger position this year with its new Mercedes-powered E23 Hybrid. Lotus endured a…

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  23. Monday 23 February 2015

  24. Lotus says biggest positive was reliability 10:33

    Lotus says biggest positive was reliability

    Lotus Technical Director Nick Chester says the biggest positive of the second pre-season test at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya was the reliability of the…

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  25. Monday 26 January 2015

  26. Lotus releases first images of E23 Hybrid 14:10

    Lotus releases first images of E23 Hybrid

    Lotus has revealed the first images of its Mercedes-powered E23 Hybrid, which the team hopes will propel it back up the Formula 1 grid after a challenging 2014…

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  27. Tuesday 11 November 2014

  28. Lotus says 2015 chassis being laminated 15:34

    Lotus says 2015 chassis being laminated

    Lotus' first 2015 chassis is being laminated, Technical Director Nick Chester has confirmed. It comes after the team trialled a 2015 development nose at the…

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  29. Wednesday 5 November 2014

  30. Lotus says new nose performed as expected 11:08

    Lotus says new nose performed as expected

    Lotus Technical Director Nick Chester says the new nose trialled by the team during practice for last weekend's United States Grand Prix performed "as…

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  31. Saturday 27 September 2014

  32. Chester doubts F1 will enforce telemetry ban 07:14

    Chester doubts F1 will enforce telemetry ban

    Lotus Technical Director Nick Chester says he doubts Formula 1 will add a telemetry ban to its radio clampdown as the sport continues to explore ways of…

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  33. Thursday 14 August 2014

  34. Chester sure Lotus has learnt 2014 lessons 13:22

    Chester sure Lotus has learnt 2014 lessons

    Lotus Technical Director Nick Chester is sure that the squad has learnt its lessons as it seeks to recover from a troubled first half of 2014. Lotus fought…

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  35. Wednesday 23 July 2014

  36. Lotus already well into design of 2015 car 17:22

    Lotus already well into design of 2015 car

    Lotus Technical Director Nick Chester has confirmed the Enstone team is already "well into the design of next year's car" and that it looks "quite…

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  37. Friday 11 July 2014

  38. Lotus hopeful of 'good step' at Hockenheim 15:00

    Lotus hopeful of 'good step' at Hockenheim

    Lotus Technical Director Nick Chester is hopeful that the team will be able to make a sizeable step in the right direction at the upcoming German Grand Prix…

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  39. Thursday 5 June 2014

  40. Interview with Lotus' Nick Chester 07:00

    Interview with Lotus' Nick Chester

    Lotus F1 Team Technical Director Nick Chester looks ahead to this weekend's Canadian Grand Prix... Nick, will Canada suit the E22? It's probably going…

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  41. Lotus still investigating fuel pump issue 06:00

    Lotus still investigating fuel pump issue

    Lotus F1 Team Technical Director Nick Chester has confirmed the Enstone-based team is still investigating the fuel pump problem that prevented Pastor Maldonado…

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  42. Monday 19 May 2014

  43. Lotus to use new fuel mixture in Monaco 12:28

    Lotus to use new fuel mixture in Monaco

    Lotus has revealed that it will run with new fuel from supplier Total at this weekend's Monaco Grand Prix. As Formula 1 teams and their partners continue to…

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  44. Sunday 4 May 2014

  45. Big upgrade to further aid Lotus progress - Chester 09:00

    Big upgrade to further aid Lotus progress - Chester

    Lotus Technical Director Nick Chester is expecting the team to move forwards courtesy of 'big upgrades' to the E22 at next weekend's Spanish Grand…

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  46. Friday 11 April 2014

  47. Lotus: Our first step is to score points 13:52

    Lotus: Our first step is to score points

    Lotus says its primary goal at present is to record a maiden points haul with the E22 chassis. The Enstone-based team, alone in skipping the first pre-season…

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  48. Monday 24 March 2014

  49. Lotus doubts revival possible until Spain 07:00

    Lotus doubts revival possible until Spain

    Lotus Technical Director Nick Chester has warned that the Enstone-based outfit may not be in a position to be competitive until Formula 1 returns to Europe for…

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  50. Tuesday 11 March 2014

  51. Lotus expecting tough start to 2014 season 12:25

    Lotus expecting tough start to 2014 season

    Lotus has admitted that it is expecting to experience a "difficult" start to the 2014 Formula 1 campaign. The Enstone-based outfit finished bottom of the…

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  52. Tuesday 25 February 2014

  53. Lotus: A lot more pace to come from us 13:38

    Lotus: A lot more pace to come from us

    Lotus F1 technical director Nick Chester has said the Enstone-based outfit is making 'strong progress' and that there is a lot more pace to be found in the…

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  54. Monday 24 February 2014

  55. Lotus says nose will be difficult to copy 13:10

    Lotus says nose will be difficult to copy

    Lotus believes that it will be difficult for rival teams to copy its striking twin tusk nose solution, which performed to expectations during its first official…

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