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  1. Tuesday 4 August 2015

  2. Grosjean: Uncertainty holding Lotus back 11:14

    Grosjean: Uncertainty holding Lotus back

    Lotus driver Romain Grosjean believes that the uncertainty over the team's future in Formula 1 has been holding back development of the E23 Hybrid. Lotus…

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  3. Monday 27 July 2015

  4. Maldonado says stewards were 'very strict' 11:22

    Maldonado says stewards were 'very strict'

    Pastor Maldonado believes that the Hungarian Grand Prix stewards were "very strict" as the Lotus driver picked up a number of penalties during Sunday's…

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  5. Sunday 26 July 2015

  6. Grosjean boosted by 'miracle' qualifying 09:22

    Grosjean boosted by 'miracle' qualifying

    Lotus driver Romain Grosjean is looking to return to the points after securing what he described as a "miracle" top 10 starting position for the Hungarian Grand…

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  7. Friday 24 July 2015

  8. Lotus/Pirelli contractual issues resolved 12:58

    Lotus/Pirelli contractual issues resolved

    Pirelli has confirmed that it held back Lotus' tyre allocation ahead of practice for the Hungarian Grand Prix due to contractual issues, but claim the situation…

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  9. Monday 20 July 2015

  10. Lotus aware of room for improvement 09:17

    Lotus aware of room for improvement

    Lotus Deputy Team Principal Federico Gastaldi says that the squad has made progress from where it was in 2014, but acknowledges that there remains room for…

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  11. Tuesday 14 July 2015

  12. Palmer sure he still has 2016 chance 09:51

    Palmer sure he still has 2016 chance

    GP2 champion and Lotus reserve driver Jolyon Palmer is adamant that he is still in contention for a 2016 race seat with the team, despite recent suggestions to…

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  13. Monday 6 July 2015

  14. Lotus winding-up petition postponed 20:15

    Lotus winding-up petition postponed

    A winding-up petition against Lotus has been adjourned for two weeks, in a bid to give the team enough time to reach an agreement with a number of…

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  15. British Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 15:38

    British Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Lewis Hamilton won his home race for a third time to extend his title advantage over Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg to 17 points. GPUpdate.net presents its…

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  16. Sunday 5 July 2015

  17. Grosjean gutted for Lotus after double DNF 17:27

    Grosjean gutted for Lotus after double DNF

    Romain Grosjean says he "feels for everyone" at Lotus after the squad recorded a double retirement at its home race at Silverstone. Grosjean collected…

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  18. Saturday 4 July 2015

  19. Lotus sets sights on battle for fourth 08:02

    Lotus sets sights on battle for fourth

    Lotus CEO Matthew Carter is optimistic that the team can overhaul Red Bull for fourth place in the Constructors' championship - the same target set by rivals…

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  20. Friday 26 June 2015

  21. Palmer ruled out of 2016 Lotus seat 12:06

    Palmer ruled out of 2016 Lotus seat

    Lotus Deputy Team Principal Federico Gastaldi says that Jolyon Palmer must wait until 2017 before a race seat opens up at the squad. GP2 Champion Palmer…

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  22. Thursday 25 June 2015

  23. Grosjean answers GPUpdate reader questions 09:24

    Grosjean answers GPUpdate reader questions

    GPUpdate.net recently gave readers the opportunity to pose questions to Lotus driver Romain Grosjean. We picked out a selection and, at last weekend's Austrian…

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  24. Tuesday 16 June 2015

  25. 03:46

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  26. Friday 12 June 2015

  27. GPUpdate lets readers ask Grosjean questions 12:03

    GPUpdate lets readers ask Grosjean questions

    Earlier this season, GPUpdate.net gave readers the chance to pose questions to Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo. Now we're letting you quiz Lotus driver Romain…

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  28. Thursday 11 June 2015

  29. Palmer gets next five practice sessions 12:50

    Palmer gets next five practice sessions

    Lotus reserve driver Jolyon Palmer has confirmed that he will be making Friday practice appearances with the team at the next five European events. Palmer…

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  30. Sunday 7 June 2015

  31. Grosjean apologises for Stevens clash 22:42

    Grosjean apologises for Stevens clash

    Romain Grosjean has apologised for his incident with Will Stevens during the Canadian Grand Prix, admitting that it was "my fault entirely". Grosjean cut…

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  32. Friday 5 June 2015

  33. Grosjean hopes Lotus can fight Williams 22:02

    Grosjean hopes Lotus can fight Williams

    Romain Grosjean hopes his Lotus team will be able to fight Williams at the Canadian Grand Prix, after a positive first day of practice. Lotus finished fifth…

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  34. Friday 29 May 2015

  35. Grosjean annoyed by brake test claims 14:34

    Grosjean annoyed by brake test claims

    Romain Grosjean says he was left annoyed by accusations that he brake tested Max Verstappen before their clash at the Monaco Grand Prix. Toro Rosso rookie…

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  36. Wednesday 27 May 2015

  37. Grosjean 'didn't brake test' Verstappen 14:39

    Grosjean 'didn't brake test' Verstappen

    Lotus says it has data to prove that Romain Grosjean did not brake test Toro Rosso rival Max Verstappen prior to their collision in the Monaco Grand…

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  38. Sunday 24 May 2015

  39. Verstappen given five-place grid penalty 16:47

    Verstappen given five-place grid penalty

    Max Verstappen has been given a five-place grid penalty for the Canadian Grand Prix following his clash with Romain Grosjean in Monaco. Toro Rosso rookie…

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  40. Sunday 17 May 2015

  41. Maldonado eager for change in fortune 15:02

    Maldonado eager for change in fortune

    Lotus driver Pastor Maldonado says he is eager for his luck to change at next weekend's Monaco Grand Prix after a problematic start to his 2015…

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  42. Saturday 16 May 2015

  43. Grosjean hoping to find right balance 15:31

    Grosjean hoping to find right balance

    Lotus driver Romain Grosjean says he is hoping to find the right balance as he bids to improve his sketchy record at the Monaco Grand Prix next…

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  44. Friday 15 May 2015

  45. Lotus CEO says team not for sale 10:12

    Lotus CEO says team not for sale

    Lotus CEO Matthew Carter has insisted that shareholders have no intention to sell the Formula 1 squad, as Renault continues to assess its future in the…

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  46. Wednesday 13 May 2015

  47. Palmer ends Barcelona test on top 17:01

    Palmer ends Barcelona test on top

    Jolyon Palmer ended the first in-season test of 2015 on top of the times after he posted a late lap on the Super Soft tyres in the Lotus E23 Hybrid at the…

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  48. Tuesday 5 May 2015

  49. Palmer gets Barcelona test outing 18:17

    Palmer gets Barcelona test outing

    Lotus Reserve Driver Jolyon Palmer will receive a day's worth of running in the squad's E23 Hybrid during next week's in-season test at the Circuit de…

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  50. Thursday 23 April 2015

  51. Lotus invites fans to Brands filming day 17:30

    Lotus invites fans to Brands filming day

    Lotus has invited fans to watch from the trackside at its Brands Hatch filming event on Monday. Race drivers Romain Grosjean and Pastor Maldonado and reserve…

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  52. Monday 20 April 2015

  53. 05:22

    Video of the Day: Grosjean in the kitchen

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  54. Sunday 12 April 2015

  55. Grosjean relieved to end points drought 13:51

    Grosjean relieved to end points drought

    Romain Grosjean expressed his relief at scoring his and Lotus' first points of the season after he finished in seventh place at the Chinese Grand…

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  56. Button penalised for Maldonado clash 10:47

    Button penalised for Maldonado clash

    Jenson Button has been given a five-second time penalty and two penalty points for his collision with Pastor Maldonado in China. The McLaren-Honda driver…

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  57. Friday 10 April 2015

  58. Palmer enjoys Lotus practice debut 10:10

    Palmer enjoys Lotus practice debut

    Lotus reserve Jolyon Palmer was pleased with his performance as he made his Formula 1 practice debut at the Chinese Grand Prix. Having sampled the E23 during…

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  59. Sunday 5 April 2015

  60. Jordá: Women against men is unfair 09:24

    Jordá: Women against men is unfair

    Most sporting events have categories for both genders: football, tennis, Olympic sports to name only a few. But not in racing. While several women involved in…

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  61. Saturday 4 April 2015

  62. Lotus: Calls for equalisation premature 11:04

    Lotus: Calls for equalisation premature

    Lotus Deputy Team Principal Federico Gastaldi believes that rivals' calls for equalisation were made "a little early", after Ferrari overcame Mercedes at the…

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  63. Thursday 2 April 2015

  64. 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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  65. Tuesday 24 March 2015

  66. Fong secures Lotus development role 08:49

    Fong secures Lotus development role

    Adderly Fong has joined the Lotus Formula 1 team as a development driver. The 25-year-old Hong Kong racer, who made his practice debut with Sauber in Abu…

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  67. Saturday 21 March 2015

  68. Grosjean eyes return to points at Sepang 09:20

    Grosjean eyes return to points at Sepang

    Romain Grosjean is confident that Lotus will enjoy a stronger performance at next weekend's Malaysian Grand Prix, after the outfit endured a troublesome start…

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  69. Friday 20 March 2015

  70. Lotus 'ready to deliver' after double DNF 13:40

    Lotus 'ready to deliver' after double DNF

    Lotus Deputy Team Principal Federico Gastaldi says the outfit is "ready to deliver" after the disappointment of its double retirement at the season-opening…

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  71. Sunday 15 March 2015

  72. Lotus 'miles ahead' compared to 2014 13:32

    Lotus 'miles ahead' compared to 2014

    Romain Grosjean says Lotus is 'miles ahead' of where it was in 2014 despite neither car making it beyond the first lap of the season-opening Australian Grand…

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  73. Saturday 7 March 2015

  74. Gastaldi: Lotus hoping to surprise in 2015 12:55

    Gastaldi: Lotus hoping to surprise in 2015

    Lotus Deputy Team Principal Federico Gastaldi says the squad is "ready to surprise" in 2015 and is hoping to finish in the points at every race, starting with…

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  75. Wednesday 4 March 2015

  76. 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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  77. Sunday 1 March 2015

  78. Lotus: Brake issue caused Maldonado crash 18:33

    Lotus: Brake issue caused Maldonado crash

    Lotus has confirmed that a brake problem caused Pastor Maldonado's crash on the final day of pre-season testing in Barcelona. The team was forced to end its…

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  79. Friday 27 February 2015

  80. Grosjean says lateral impacts a problem 10:16

    Grosjean says lateral impacts a problem

    Romain Grosjean says more needs to be done to improve the safety of drivers involved in lateral impacts, following Fernando Alonso's testing accident. Alonso…

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  81. Monday 23 February 2015

  82. 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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  83. Sunday 22 February 2015

  84. Grosjean makes progress with E23 set-up 18:13

    Grosjean makes progress with E23 set-up

    Lotus driver Romain Grosjean was encouraged by the progress he made with the set-up of the E23 Hybrid in Barcelona on Sunday. Grosjean was driving the car…

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  85. Grosjean fastest on dramatic final day of test 17:01

    Grosjean fastest on dramatic final day of test

    Romain Grosjean put Lotus on top for the third time this week on a heavily-interrupted final day of the second pre-season test at the Circuit de Catalunya…

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  86. Saturday 21 February 2015

  87. Maldonado puts Lotus back on top in Barcelona 17:03

    Maldonado puts Lotus back on top in Barcelona

    Pastor Maldonado put Lotus back at the top of the times on a cloudy and at one point damp third day at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, setting the best time…

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  88. Friday 20 February 2015

  89. Palmer enjoys first taste of Lotus E23 21:26

    Palmer enjoys first taste of Lotus E23

    Lotus third driver Jolyon Palmer was in high spirits after his first laps in the team's E23 at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya on Friday. The reigning GP2…

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  90. Thursday 19 February 2015

  91. 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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  92. Maldonado fastest as Barcelona test begins 17:01

    Maldonado fastest as Barcelona test begins

    Lotus driver Pastor Maldonado topped the timesheets on the opening day of the second pre-season test at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, courtesy of a late…

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  93. Thursday 12 February 2015

  94. 05:05

    Video of the Day: Grosjean on 2015 season

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  95. Saturday 7 February 2015

  96. 05:12

    Video of the Day: Pre-season at Lotus

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  97. Wednesday 4 February 2015

  98. Grosjean impressed by new Lotus E23 19:01

    Grosjean impressed by new Lotus E23

    Lotus driver Romain Grosjean was full of praise for the new Mercedes-powered E23 Hybrid after testing it for the first time at Jerez. The Frenchman endured a…

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  99. Monday 2 February 2015

  100. Lotus E23 breaks cover at Jerez test 09:46

    Lotus E23 breaks cover at Jerez test

    Lotus has publicly unveiled its Mercedes-powered E23 Hybrid on the second day of the opening pre-season test at Jerez. Lotus released computer images of its…

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  101. Sunday 1 February 2015

  102. Lotus E23 to make late debut at Jerez 11:38

    Lotus E23 to make late debut at Jerez

    Lotus will make a late start to this year's pre-season testing period, with the Mercedes-powered E23 yet to arrive at the Circuito de Jerez. While team…

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  103. Tuesday 27 January 2015

  104. Lotus hopeful of return to form in 2015 09:28

    Lotus hopeful of return to form in 2015

    Lotus CEO Matthew Carter says the squad is ready to move back up the Formula 1 grid, having endured one of its worst campaigns on record in 2014. Lotus…

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  105. Monday 26 January 2015

  106. 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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  107. Tuesday 20 January 2015

  108. Palmer named as Lotus reserve driver 14:15

    Palmer named as Lotus reserve driver

    Lotus has announced that GP2 champion Jolyon Palmer will act as the team's test and reserve driver for the 2015 Formula 1 season. Palmer took four wins and…

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  109. Friday 16 January 2015

  110. New Lotus passes FIA crash tests 11:22

    New Lotus passes FIA crash tests

    The Lotus E23 chassis has been homologated after passing the FIA's mandatory crash tests. The Enstone-based team joins McLaren-Honda, Sauber and Toro Rosso…

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  111. Wednesday 31 December 2014

  112. Grosjean: 2014 toughest season of my career 15:00

    Grosjean: 2014 toughest season of my career

    Romain Grosjean has admitted that 2014 was psychologically the most difficult year of his career as he endured a challenging campaign with Lotus. Grosjean…

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  113. 05:04

    Video of the Day: Lotus garage time-lapse

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  114. Thursday 18 December 2014

  115. Lotus approached Alonso over 2015 seat 09:23

    Lotus approached Alonso over 2015 seat

    Lotus owner Gérard Lopez has revealed that the team gave Fernando Alonso "a real option" to consider for the 2015 Formula 1 campaign, before the two-time World…

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