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  1. Sunday 20 April 2014

  2. Gearbox problem prevents first Lotus points 11:27

    Gearbox problem prevents first Lotus points

    Romain Grosjean was left frustrated after a gearbox problem with his Lotus E22 forced him into retirement at the Chinese Grand Prix, costing the French...

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  3. Friday 18 April 2014

  4. Maldonado accepts blame for pit entry accident 11:45

    Maldonado accepts blame for pit entry accident

    Lotus driver Pastor Maldonado has accepted the blame for a mistake during the second practice session in China which resulted in him making contact with the...

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  5. Tuesday 8 April 2014

  6. Maldonado and Lotus suffer two PU failures 17:10

    Maldonado and Lotus suffer two PU failures

    Lotus driver Pastor Maldonado was philosophical after he experienced yet more reliability problems on Tuesday during the opening day of the post-Bahrain...

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  7. Sunday 6 April 2014

  8. Grosjean sure of faster Lotus race pace 08:00

    Grosjean sure of faster Lotus race pace

    Romain Grosjean is sure that Lotus will be more competitive during today's Bahrain Grand Prix than they were during qualifying, when the Frenchman set the...

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  9. Saturday 5 April 2014

  10. Grosjean: Pointless feeling sorry for ourselves 09:00

    Grosjean: Pointless feeling sorry for ourselves

    Lotus driver Romain Grosjean says that there is no point in the team feeling sorry for itself after a disappointing start to the 2014 campaign. Lotus has...

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  11. Saturday 29 March 2014

  12. Grosjean: Lotus had potential to make Q3 13:25

    Grosjean: Lotus had potential to make Q3

    Romain Grosjean says that he was surprised to make it through to Q2 during qualifying for the Malaysian Grand Prix but believes Lotus had the potential to...

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  13. Friday 28 March 2014

  14. Renault vows to address Lotus and Caterham issues 16:44

    Renault vows to address Lotus and Caterham issues

    Renault's head of track operations Rémi Taffin says that their current wave of improvements are working well but concedes that work needs to be done to aid...

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  15. Grosjean: We will get to where we want to be 10:21

    Grosjean: We will get to where we want to be

    Lotus driver Romain Grosjean has maintained that the team will get to where they want to be after suffering another difficult day during practice for the...

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  16. Monday 24 March 2014

  17. 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...

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  18. Saturday 15 March 2014

  19. Lotus: We have a lot of problems 08:14

    Lotus: We have a lot of problems

    Lotus driver Romain Grosjean has admitted that his team are facing problems but stressed that the E22 could still be 'a monster of a car'. Grosjean...

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  20. Friday 14 March 2014

  21. Grosjean takes heart from practice starts 09:18

    Grosjean takes heart from practice starts

    Lotus endured a miserable day during practice for the Australian Grand Prix but Romain Grosjean says that completing practice starts was a positive step in...

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  22. Wednesday 12 March 2014

  23. Grosjean targets finish and points in Australia 11:26

    Grosjean targets finish and points in Australia

    Lotus F1 driver Romain Grosjean is aiming to finish and 'maybe' score points in the Australian Grand Prix this weekend, even if the team is 'not yet in the...

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  24. Friday 28 February 2014

  25. Lotus running halted after E22 fire 16:03

    Lotus running halted after E22 fire

    Pastor Maldonado described his final day of pre-season running in the Lotus E22 as 'tough' after the car caught fire early in the afternoon session at...

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  26. Monday 6 January 2014

  27. Lotus to miss first pre-season test 17:57

    Lotus to miss first pre-season test

    LotusTechnical Director Nick Chester has confirmed the Enstone-based outfit is to delay the introduction of its new 2014 Formula 1 car and that it will not...

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  28. Interview with Lotus' Nick Chester 17:36

    Interview with Lotus' Nick Chester

    Lotus F1 team technical director, Nick Chester gives an insight into the development of the E22 as the countdown to the first race of F1 2014 in Australia...

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  29. Wednesday 18 December 2013

  30. Grosjean: I'm one of the best drivers in F1 14:41

    Grosjean: I'm one of the best drivers in F1

    Romain Grosjean has said he is proud of what he achieved in 2013 and he reckons he has now proven he is one of the top drivers in F1. “I think I have p...

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  31. Wednesday 4 December 2013

  32. Räikkönen the 'star driver' in 2013 12:32

    Räikkönen the 'star driver' in 2013

    Bernie Ecclestone has hailed Kimi Räikkönen as the 'star driver' of 2013 and has said the way he performed was ‘super’. Räikkönen missed the final two rac...

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  33. Tuesday 26 November 2013

  34. Kovalainen: I thought it would be easier 17:54

    Kovalainen: I thought it would be easier

    Heikki Kovalainen has said he was upset not to score points in the season-ending Brazilian Grand Prix - and that he thought it would be easier to come back...

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  35. Thursday 21 November 2013

  36. Interview with Lotus' Heikki Kovalainen 07:30

    Interview with Lotus' Heikki Kovalainen

    Heikki Kovalainen reflects on his debut run in the Lotus E21 at the Circuit of the Americas and looks ahead to this weekend’s season-ending Brazilian Grand P...

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  37. Wednesday 20 November 2013

  38. Grosjean: No reason Lotus won't be strong 12:31

    Grosjean: No reason Lotus won't be strong

    Romain Grosjean believes there is 'no reason' to think Lotus won't have a 'great car' again this weekend in Brazil and he has said the Enstone-based outfit...

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  39. Interview with Lotus' Romain Grosjean 11:47

    Interview with Lotus' Romain Grosjean

    Lotus driver Romain Grosjean looks ahead to the season finale in Interlagos, where he will be out to end the year on a high... Romain, tell us about...

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  40. Interview with Lotus' Eric Boullier 08:30

    Interview with Lotus' Eric Boullier

    Lotus team principal Eric Boullier looks ahead to this weekend’s Brazilian Grand Prix at Interlagos, the final round in the 2013 F1 World C...

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  41. Boullier: Brazil 'last chance saloon' 08:15

    Boullier: Brazil 'last chance saloon'

    Lotus team principal Eric Boullier has said the Enstone-based squad will be 'going all out to score as many points' as they can this weekend in the season...

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  42. Tuesday 19 November 2013

  43. Kovalainen hoping for better in Brazil 13:17

    Kovalainen hoping for better in Brazil

    Heikki Kovalainen is hoping to be on 'top of things' and do 'better' in the Brazil this weekend when he makes his second 'guest' appearance with the Lotus...

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  44. Wednesday 6 November 2013

  45. Boullier: Räikkönen completely on side 14:18

    Boullier: Räikkönen completely on side

    Lotus team principal Eric Boullier has said Kimi Räikkönen is now ‘completely on side’ and will race for the Enstone-based outfit in the USA and Brazil, the...

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  46. Wednesday 30 October 2013

  47. Interview with Lotus’ Kimi Räikkönen 11:17

    Interview with Lotus’ Kimi Räikkönen

    Lotus pilot Kimi Räikkönen looks head to this weekend’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, where he will be fired up for a strong result after a challenging race in Ind...

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  48. Wednesday 9 October 2013

  49. Grosjean: I want to beat Kimi next time! 07:00

    Grosjean: I want to beat Kimi next time!

    Romain Grosjean has said he is hoping for more podium battles with Lotus team-mate Kimi Räikkönen during the remainder of the season - although next time he...

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  50. Monday 23 September 2013

  51. Renault to investigate Singapore issues 09:35

    Renault to investigate Singapore issues

    Renault has said it will look in detail at the issues which sidelined Mark Webber and Romain Grosjean in the Singapore Grand Prix. Webber was on course...

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  52. Friday 20 September 2013

  53. Lotus drivers optimistic ahead of qualifying 19:20

    Lotus drivers optimistic ahead of qualifying

    Lotus drivers Kimi Räikkönen and Romain Grosjean ended Friday practice for the Singapore Grand Prix in a positive frame of mind, with both believing that t...

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  54. Tuesday 10 September 2013

  55. Lotus still with 'plenty of fight' 18:17

    Lotus still with 'plenty of fight'

    Lotus will bounce back in Singapore and will head into the final flyaway races with 'plenty of fight', team principal, Eric Boullier has insisted. The...

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  56. Stewart: Kimi would destabilise Ferrari 16:19

    Stewart: Kimi would destabilise Ferrari

    Three-time F1 world champion Sir Jackie Stewart has warned Ferrari that if they do opt to re-sign Kimi Räikkönen, it could have a 'destabilising effect' and...

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  57. Saturday 10 August 2013

  58. Boullier: F1 needs to bring costs down 11:43

    Boullier: F1 needs to bring costs down

    Lotus Team Principal Eric Boullier has accused the sport’s three richest teams of banding together to block measures to reduce budgets in Formula 1, with t...

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  59. Saturday 3 August 2013

  60. Boullier ranks Räikkönen's season as 10/10 11:54

    Boullier ranks Räikkönen's season as 10/10

    Lotus Team Principal Eric Boullier has expressed his opinion that lead driver Kimi Räikkönen is doing a sterling job for the Enstone-based outfit, and has r...

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  61. Wednesday 31 July 2013

  62. 13:23

    Video: Räikkönen speaks about his future

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  63. Saturday 27 July 2013

  64. Räikkönen laments new tyre struggles 18:41

    Räikkönen laments new tyre struggles

    Lotus driver Kimi Räikkönen has singled out Pirelli’s new tyre compounds as the reason for his below-par qualifying result at the Hungaroring on Saturday aft...

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  65. Sunday 21 July 2013

  66. Grosjean keen to maintain momentum 10:53

    Grosjean keen to maintain momentum

    Fresh from his first points scoring result in four races, Lotus driver Romain Grosjean is keen to maintain the momentum he gained at the German Grand Prix,...

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  67. Saturday 20 July 2013

  68. Räikkönen: We need a strong qualifying 10:59

    Räikkönen: We need a strong qualifying

    Kimi Räikkönen has stated that qualifying for the Hungarian Grand Prix will be the key factor as to whether his Lotus team can achieve ultimate success on r...

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  69. Friday 12 July 2013

  70. Boullier: We have 'Plan B' if Räikkönen leaves 07:00

    Boullier: We have 'Plan B' if Räikkönen leaves

    Lotus team principal Eric Boullier has revealed the Enstone-based outfit does have contingency plans in place should number one driver Kimi Räikkönen opt to...

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  71. Wednesday 10 July 2013

  72. Lotus confirms 'plenty' of new parts on way 10:56

    Lotus confirms 'plenty' of new parts on way

    Lotus trackside operations director Alan Permane has said the Enstone-based outfit will have ‘plenty’ of ‘interesting new parts’ to test at Silverstone next...

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  73. Thursday 4 July 2013

  74. Grosjean out to end pointless run 12:53

    Grosjean out to end pointless run

    Lotus F1 driver Romain Grosjean will be gunning for points at the German Grand Prix this weekend as he looks to put an end to his recent woes. The...

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  75. Räikkönen keen to get back on podium 11:31

    Räikkönen keen to get back on podium

    Lotus F1 driver Kimi Räikkönen has said a podium result this weekend at the Nürburgring would represent a ‘step in the right direction’. The Finn had to s...

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  76. Q&A with Kimi Räikkönen 10:16

    Q&A with Kimi Räikkönen

    Lotus F1 driver Kimi Räikkönen has yet to win in Germany and over the years the events there haven’t been particularly kind. However after a third place last...

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  77. Sunday 5 May 2013

  78. Grosjean: My season starts now 17:08

    Grosjean: My season starts now

    Lotus driver Romain Grosjean believes that he is now in a position to consistently challenge at the sharp-end of the grid as the Formula One fraternity...

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  79. Saturday 20 April 2013

  80. Lotus drivers looking for improvement 17:20

    Lotus drivers looking for improvement

    Lotus drivers Kimi Räikkönen and Romain Grosjean were in a despondent mood in the aftermath of a difficult qualifying session for the Bahrain Grand Prix, w...

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  81. Saturday 23 March 2013

  82. Räikkönen: We weren't quick enough 14:02

    Räikkönen: We weren't quick enough

    Lotus pairing Kimi Räikkönen and Romain Grosjean endured a difficult qualifying session at the Sepang International Circuit on Saturday afternoon, with both...

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  83. Wednesday 19 December 2012

  84. Total pledges full support to Grosjean for 2013 09:07

    Total pledges full support to Grosjean for 2013

    Romain Grosjean will head into his second full Formula 1 campaign with the financial backing of Total. The French oil and gas company has pledged its full...

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  85. Sunday 9 December 2012

  86. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Räikkönen's Christmas wishes

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  87. Friday 30 November 2012

  88. 12:39

    Video: Räikkönen argues with Sat Nav

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  89. Thursday 22 November 2012

  90. Coca-Cola forms partnership with Lotus 12:37

    Coca-Cola forms partnership with Lotus

    The Coca-Cola Company has announced a new sponsorship deal with the Lotus F1 Team through its energy drink Burn. The product is already prominent in a wide...

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  91. Monday 12 November 2012

  92. Lotus to use new Coandă exhaust in America 12:20

    Lotus to use new Coandă exhaust in America

    Lotus will be bringing a new version of its Coandă exhaust to the Circuit of the Americas, leaving Technical Director James Allison confident of achieving...

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  93. Saturday 10 November 2012

  94. Räikkönen: There is more to come from us 03:00

    Räikkönen: There is more to come from us

    Kimi Räikkönen has sent out a clear message to his rivals ahead of the returning United States Grand Prix, with the Finn claiming that 'there is more to c...

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  95. Friday 9 November 2012

  96. Grosjean: COTA will not be easy to learn 16:01

    Grosjean: COTA will not be easy to learn

    Romain Grosjean is expecting the Circuit of the Americas to pose a significant challenge to the field next weekend, with the Formula 1 fraternity travelling...

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  97. Lotus to promote 'Angry Birds Star Wars' 11:06

    Lotus to promote 'Angry Birds Star Wars'

    Lotus will promote the new Angry Birds Star Wars game at the United States Grand Prix next weekend, teaming up with Rovio and Lucasfilm in a deal which will...

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  98. Monday 22 October 2012

  99. 09:09

    F1 photos: Circuit of the Americas opening ceremony

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  100. Mario Andretti launches Circuit of the Americas 09:06

    Mario Andretti launches Circuit of the Americas

    Austin’s Circuit of the Americas was given a ‘First Lap Ceremony’ with Formula 1 cars on Sunday, with 1978 World Champion Mario Andretti in action. The brand...

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  101. Wednesday 15 August 2012

  102. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Ultra close finish to Austria 1982

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  103. Friday 3 August 2012

  104. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Monaco on-board with Hill, 1970

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  105. Saturday 21 July 2012

  106. Pérez docked five places for impeding Räikkönen 16:37

    Pérez docked five places for impeding Räikkönen

    Sergio Pérez has become another driver to receive a penalty at Hockenheim, falling back to 17th on the grid after delaying Kimi Räikkönen in the closing st...

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  107. Sunday 1 July 2012

  108. Räikkönen hopeful of victories 10:07

    Räikkönen hopeful of victories

    After scoring his third podium of the year in Valencia, Kimi Räikkönen has said he wants mores then just top three finishes and is disappointed not to have b...

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  109. Saturday 9 June 2012

  110. Stewards say Maldonado did not hinder Räikkönen 20:47

    Stewards say Maldonado did not hinder Räikkönen

    FIA race stewards in Montreal have taken no action over a potential moment in which Pastor Maldonado delayed Kimi Räikkönen during the Q1 phase of q...

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