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  1. Saturday 14 November 2015

  2. Gastaldi: Renault's call on announcement time 11:16

    Gastaldi: Renault's call on announcement time

    Lotus Deputy Team Principal Federico Gastaldi says that Renault will decide when to announce any potential takeover of the squad, as the 2015 season nears its…

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  3. Sunday 18 October 2015

  4. Grosjean broke seat in Sochi accident 11:02

    Grosjean broke seat in Sochi accident

    Lotus driver Romain Grosjean has revealed that the impact of his crash during last weekend's Russian Grand Prix broke the seat of his E23 Hybrid. Grosjean…

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  5. Sunday 11 October 2015

  6. Grosjean apologises after spectacular crash 15:12

    Grosjean apologises after spectacular crash

    Romain Grosjean apologised to Lotus after he suffered a high-speed exit during the early stages of the Russian Grand Prix. Grosjean had been trailing…

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  7. Sunday 4 October 2015

  8. Lotus has 'tasty' options to replace Grosjean 13:20

    Lotus has 'tasty' options to replace Grosjean

    Lotus claims that it has "tasty" options to replace outgoing driver Romain Grosjean, who has chosen to join the new Haas F1 Team for the 2016…

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  9. Saturday 3 October 2015

  10. Lotus excited by potential Renault reunion 12:54

    Lotus excited by potential Renault reunion

    Lotus Deputy Team Principal Federico Gastaldi says that it is "positive" for the outfit that it is nearing a reunion with Renault, which would secure its future…

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  11. Monday 28 September 2015

  12. Lotus given until December in court case 15:18

    Lotus given until December in court case

    Lotus has been given until December in its High Court case with HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) over an unpaid tax bill. Lotus had been facing the threat of…

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  13. Sunday 20 September 2015

  14. Lotus confirms Maldonado to stay for 2016 19:54

    Lotus confirms Maldonado to stay for 2016

    Lotus has confirmed that Pastor Maldonado will continue to race for the team in 2016, marking his third successive season with the Enstone based…

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  15. Saturday 19 September 2015

  16. Q3 appearance surprises Grosjean 18:34

    Q3 appearance surprises Grosjean

    Lotus driver Romain Grosjean declared himself "happy" after he was able to progress through to Q3 during qualifying for the Singapore Grand Prix. Grosjean…

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  17. Friday 11 September 2015

  18. Lotus: Renault return would be 'fantastic' 18:08

    Lotus: Renault return would be 'fantastic'

    Lotus Deputy Team Principal Federico Gastaldi says Renault taking over the Enstone-based squad would be a "fantastic" development, as the manufacturer edges…

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  19. Tuesday 8 September 2015

  20. Italian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 09:03

    Italian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Lewis Hamilton claimed a dominant lights-to-flag win at the Italian Grand Prix, while Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg retired amid engine trouble. GPUpdate.net…

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  21. Sunday 23 August 2015

  22. Grosjean: One of my best ever races 16:09

    Grosjean: One of my best ever races

    Romain Grosjean labelled his effort during the Belgian Grand Prix as one of his best races as he and Lotus returned to the podium for the first time since…

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  23. Saturday 22 August 2015

  24. Grosjean to get five-place gearbox drop 08:29

    Grosjean to get five-place gearbox drop

    Romain Grosjean is set to drop five-place on the grid at the Belgian Grand Prix after Lotus changed the gearbox in his E23 Hybrid. Grosjean stopped on…

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  25. Saturday 15 August 2015

  26. Grosjean sure Spa will suit Lotus 10:58

    Grosjean sure Spa will suit Lotus

    Romain Grosjean is confident that the layout of Spa Francorchamps, venue for next weekend's Belgian Grand Prix, will play to the strengths of Lotus' E23…

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  27. Monday 10 August 2015

  28. Mid-season review: Lotus solid, unspectacular 08:32

    Mid-season review: Lotus solid, unspectacular

    Having analysed the top five teams last week, GPUpdate.net's mid-season reviews continues with Lotus, which has recovered from its awful 2014 season to find…

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  29. Saturday 6 June 2015

  30. Top five result the aim for Grosjean 21:54

    Top five result the aim for Grosjean

    Romain Grosjean says that a top five finish is the target for Lotus after he qualified in fifth place for the Canadian Grand Prix. Grosjean will line-up on…

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  31. Thursday 14 May 2015

  32. Palmer: Track time crucial to prove worth 14:09

    Palmer: Track time crucial to prove worth

    Jolyon Palmer says racking up as much track time as possible this season is crucial if he is to prove that he deserves a full-time seat in Formula 1 next…

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  33. Sunday 3 May 2015

  34. Maldonado targets points after 'complicated start' 09:34

    Maldonado targets points after 'complicated start'

    Lotus driver Pastor Maldonado says that he hopes to end his points drought at next weekend's Spanish Grand Prix after a 'complicated' start to the 2015…

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  35. Sunday 29 March 2015

  36. Brake issues hampers Maldonado at Sepang 12:09

    Brake issues hampers Maldonado at Sepang

    Lotus driver Pastor Maldonado was forced to retire from the Malaysian Grand Prix with a brake issue, as his and the squad's difficult start to the 2015 campaign…

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  37. Saturday 28 March 2015

  38. Grosjean dropped two places for pit infringement 11:59

    Grosjean dropped two places for pit infringement

    Lotus driver Romain Grosjean has been handed a two-place grid penalty for a pit lane infringement during Saturday's qualifying session for the Malaysian Grand…

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  39. Friday 27 March 2015

  40. Palmer to make practice debut in China 15:58

    Palmer to make practice debut in China

    Reigning GP2 champion Jolyon Palmer will make his Grand Prix weekend debut for Lotus at the next round in China when he takes part in the opening practice…

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  41. Thursday 26 February 2015

  42. Jordá joins Lotus as development driver 14:40

    Jordá joins Lotus as development driver

    Lotus has confirmed that former GP3 backmarker Carmen Jordá has joined the team as a development driver. Jordá spent three years in GP3 and achieved a best…

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  43. Wednesday 25 February 2015

  44. Maldonado targets regular points finishes 07:36

    Maldonado targets regular points finishes

    Pastor Maldonado is targeting points from the first round of the upcoming season, as he and Lotus look to bounce back from a troubled 2014 campaign. The…

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  45. Thursday 19 February 2015

  46. Maldonado: Reliability a 'huge step forwards' 18:22

    Maldonado: Reliability a 'huge step forwards'

    Pastor Maldonado says he is buoyed by the "huge step forwards" Lotus has made with the reliability of its E23 Hybrid, despite stopping out on track twice on the…

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  47. Wednesday 18 February 2015

  48. Palmer to make Lotus track debut this week 10:46

    Palmer to make Lotus track debut this week

    Lotus has announced that Jolyon Palmer will pilot the E23 Hybrid for the first time at the forthcoming test at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Palmer…

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  49. Monday 2 February 2015

  50. Maldonado encouraged by Lotus potential 18:08

    Maldonado encouraged by Lotus potential

    Pastor Maldonado says he is encouraged by the potential of Lotus' E23 Hybrid after putting the first miles on the car during pre-season testing at the Circuito…

    F1
  51. Monday 26 January 2015

  52. 14:17

    Photos: Lotus unveils E23 Hybrid

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  53. 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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  54. Palmer: Lotus reserve deal a 'no brainer' 13:25

    Palmer: Lotus reserve deal a 'no brainer'

    Reigning GP2 Champion Jolyon Palmer says joining Lotus as its reserve driver was a "no brainer", due to the amount of track time he is set to receive this…

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  55. Wednesday 14 January 2015

  56. Grosjean gets new engineer for 2015 12:50

    Grosjean gets new engineer for 2015

    Lotus driver Romain Grosjean will have a new Race Engineer after a minor reshuffling of personnel at the Enstone-based team. Grosjean has worked with Ayao…

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  57. Friday 9 January 2015

  58. 05:02

    Video of the Day: Lotus garage timelapse

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  59. Thursday 20 November 2014

  60. Ocon to make practice debut with Lotus 08:19

    Ocon to make practice debut with Lotus

    French duo Esteban Ocon and Charles Pic will run for Lotus during next week's post-season test in Abu Dhabi. Ocon, 18, will drive on Tuesday before reserve…

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  61. Sunday 16 November 2014

  62. Gastaldi: Lotus spurred on by 2014 'pain' 09:27

    Gastaldi: Lotus spurred on by 2014 'pain'

    Lotus Deputy Team Principal Federico Gastaldi says that the Enstone-based squad will head into Formula 1's winter break spurred on by the "pain" of its…

    F1
  63. Saturday 15 November 2014

  64. Grosjean aiming to exploit tyres in Abu Dhabi 11:46

    Grosjean aiming to exploit tyres in Abu Dhabi

    Lotus driver Romain Grosjean hopes that Pirelli's decision to bring the Soft and Super Soft tyres to next weekend's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix will work to his…

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  65. Tuesday 11 November 2014

  66. Ocon set for Race of Champions debut 14:38

    Ocon set for Race of Champions debut

    European Formula 3 Champion Esteban Ocon will make his Race of Champions debut at this year's event in Barbados. Ocon, 18, took nine wins en-route to this…

    F3
  67. Wednesday 5 November 2014

  68. Grosjean aiming to reclaim 'lost' points 14:44

    Grosjean aiming to reclaim 'lost' points

    Lotus driver Romain Grosjean says he is out to claim the points that he 'lost' in last weekend's United States Grand Prix, following a collision with Jean-Éric…

    F1
  69. 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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  70. Friday 24 October 2014

  71. F3 champion Ocon completes Lotus test 07:28

    F3 champion Ocon completes Lotus test

    Formula 3 champion Esteban Ocon has completed his maiden Formula 1 test with Lotus after receiving two days of running in the E20 in Valencia. Ocon, 18…

    F1
  72. Sunday 28 September 2014

  73. Lotus pair hopeful of more 2014 points 07:28

    Lotus pair hopeful of more 2014 points

    Lotus drivers Romain Grosjean and Pastor Maldonado say that they have not ruled out adding to the squad's points tally across the remaining five races of…

    F1
  74. Sunday 21 September 2014

  75. Grosjean hits out at Renault problems 07:02

    Grosjean hits out at Renault problems

    Romain Grosjean has hit out at continual Renault problems, which he says are having a negative impact on the morale of his Lotus team. Both Grosjean and…

    F1
  76. Friday 12 September 2014

  77. Grosjean sure of improved Lotus showing 15:39

    Grosjean sure of improved Lotus showing

    Romain Grosjean is sure that Lotus will fare better at next weekend's Singapore Grand Prix after the team endured a trying time in Italy a week ago. Neither…

    F1
  78. Sunday 31 August 2014

  79. Gastaldi adamant Lotus can revive fortunes 10:09

    Gastaldi adamant Lotus can revive fortunes

    Deputy Team Principal Federico Gastaldi is adamant that there is 'plenty to look forward to' at Lotus, despite the squad enduring a challenging 2014…

    F1
  80. Saturday 30 August 2014

  81. Maldonado anticipating tough Monza weekend 13:18

    Maldonado anticipating tough Monza weekend

    Pastor Maldonado is anticipating a tough time for Lotus as Formula 1 heads to the high-speed Monza for next weekend's Italian Grand Prix. Lotus has endured a…

    F1
  82. Friday 15 August 2014

  83. Maldonado confident of Lotus points challenge 14:06

    Maldonado confident of Lotus points challenge

    Pastor Maldonado is confident that Lotus can challenge for points again across the second half of the 2014 season, starting in Belgium next…

    F1
  84. Thursday 14 August 2014

  85. 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…

    F1
  86. Sunday 8 June 2014

  87. Grosjean optimistic over Lotus improvements 09:00

    Grosjean optimistic over Lotus improvements

    Romain Grosjean says Lotus' improvements give him reason to be optimistic ahead of Sunday's Canadian Grand Prix at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve. Grosjean…

    F1
  88. Wednesday 4 June 2014

  89. Interview with Lotus' Pastor Maldonado 07:00

    Interview with Lotus' Pastor Maldonado

    Lotus driver Pastor Maldonado reflects on Monaco and looks ahead to the Canadian Grand Prix at Montreal's Circuit Gilles Villeneuve... Pastor, Monaco was…

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  90. Maldonado: 'Tricky' weekend on cards 06:00

    Maldonado: 'Tricky' weekend on cards

    Pastor Maldonado believes the Canadian Grand Prix this weekend could be a difficult one for Lotus and he is not expecting to be near the top of the…

    F1
  91. Tuesday 3 June 2014

  92. Interview with Lotus' Romain Grosjean 12:49

    Interview with Lotus' Romain Grosjean

    Lotus pilot Romain Grosjean previews the 2014 Formula 1 Canadian Grand Prix at Montreal's Circuit Gilles Villeneuve... Romain, do you have good memories of…

    F1
  93. Grosjean more confident for Canada 12:22

    Grosjean more confident for Canada

    Romain Grosjean says he will go into the Canadian Grand Prix this weekend with more confidence as Lotus looks to recover further off the back of a difficult…

    F1
  94. Tuesday 13 May 2014

  95. Pic happy with performance on F1 return 18:24

    Pic happy with performance on F1 return

    Charles Pic said he was pleased to return to a Formula 1 cockpit for the first time since the end of 2013 as he tested the Lotus E22 at the Circuit de…

    F1
  96. Monday 5 May 2014

  97. Gastaldi: Lotus E22 is a great car waiting to come out 09:00

    Gastaldi: Lotus E22 is a great car waiting to come out

    Lotus Deputy Team Principal Federico Gastaldi maintains that the E22 can be a 'great car' once the team can exploit its potential. Lotus has yet to score a…

    F1
  98. Sunday 4 May 2014

  99. Lotus to pay homage to El Greco 10:18

    Lotus to pay homage to El Greco

    Lotus will pay homage to Spanish painter El Greco by running a commemorative livery during next weekend's Spanish Grand Prix. The E22 will feature a special…

    F1
  100. 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…

    F1
  101. Sunday 20 April 2014

  102. 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 racer a…

    F1
  103. Friday 18 April 2014

  104. 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…

    F1
  105. Tuesday 8 April 2014

  106. 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 Grand…

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  107. Sunday 6 April 2014

  108. 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 16th…

    F1
  109. Saturday 5 April 2014

  110. 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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  111. Saturday 29 March 2014

  112. 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 make…

    F1
  113. Friday 28 March 2014

  114. 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 the…

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