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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. Saturday 19 April 2014

  4. Grosjean hoped for even higher grid slot 09:43

    Grosjean hoped for even higher grid slot

    Romain Grosjean says he had hoped for even more than his 10th place result in Saturday's qualifying session for the Chinese Grand Prix. The Lotus driver,...

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  5. Friday 18 April 2014

  6. 09:16

    Video: Maldonado crashes at Shanghai

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  7. Friday 11 April 2014

  8. Maldonado, Gutiérrez move on from collision 14:05

    Maldonado, Gutiérrez move on from collision

    Pastor Maldonado says he has smoothed things over with Esteban Gutiérrez after their clash in Bahrain. The Lotus driver, who had just departed the pit...

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  9. 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...

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  10. Sunday 6 April 2014

  11. Gutiérrez given all clear after Maldonado clash 20:24

    Gutiérrez given all clear after Maldonado clash

    Esteban Gutiérrez has been given the all clear by doctors after his Turn 1 collision with Pastor Maldonado during the Bahrain Grand Prix. The Sauber...

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  12. Maldonado gets five-place grid drop for China 18:27

    Maldonado gets five-place grid drop for China

    Pastor Maldonado has been given a five-place grid penalty for the Chinese Grand Prix after his clash with Esteban Gutiérrez in Bahrain. Fresh from...

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  13. Saturday 5 April 2014

  14. Stewards penalise Sutil for Grosjean clash 19:22

    Stewards penalise Sutil for Grosjean clash

    Adrian Sutil has been sent to the back of the Bahrain Grand Prix grid after his incident with Romain Grosjean in qualifying. Sauber driver Sutil tangled...

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  15. Thursday 3 April 2014

  16. Lotus presents Junior Team drivers for 2014 09:55

    Lotus presents Junior Team drivers for 2014

    The Lotus Formula 1 team has announced its nine-strong Junior Team line-up for 2014. The talent pool includes Britain's Gregor Ramsay, who is preparing to...

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  17. Interview with Lotus' deputy boss Gastaldi 06:30

    Interview with Lotus' deputy boss Gastaldi

    Lotus F1 Deputy Team Principal Federico Gastaldi reflects on Malaysia and looks ahead to this weekend's Bahrain Grand Prix... Federico, what’s the o...

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  18. Lotus: We're heading in right direction 06:00

    Lotus: We're heading in right direction

    Lotus F1 deputy boss Federico Gastaldi has said he is confident the squad is now back heading in the ‘right direction’ as the focus shifts to Bah...

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  19. Wednesday 2 April 2014

  20. Grosjean hoping for more performance 09:00

    Grosjean hoping for more performance

    Romain Grosjean has said the Lotus F1 team will go to Bahrain this week in a ‘positive frame of mind’. The Frenchman reached the chequered flag for the fi...

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  21. Interview with Lotus’ Romain Grosjean 08:30

    Interview with Lotus’ Romain Grosjean

    Lotus pilot Romain Grosjean previews this weekend’s Bahrain Grand Prix, the third round in the 2014 FIA Formula 1 World Championship. Romain, what are y...

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  22. Tuesday 1 April 2014

  23. Maldonado: We will make progress in Bahrain 15:59

    Maldonado: We will make progress in Bahrain

    Pastor Maldonado is confident Lotus will continue to improve this weekend in Bahrain and has said Malaysia was 'clearly' a step forwards. The Enstone...

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  24. Interview with Lotus’ Pastor Maldonado 15:37

    Interview with Lotus’ Pastor Maldonado

    Lotus driver Pastor Maldonado looks ahead to this weekend’s Bahrain Grand Prix, the third round in the 2014 FIA Formula 1 World Championship. Pastor, w...

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  25. Sunday 23 March 2014

  26. Q&A with new Lotus Deputy Team Principal 10:00

    Q&A with new Lotus Deputy Team Principal

    Newly-appointed Lotus Deputy Team Principal Federico Gastaldi looks back at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix and estimates where the E22 stands...

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  27. Saturday 22 March 2014

  28. Maldonado: Lotus will soon fight for podiums 10:00

    Maldonado: Lotus will soon fight for podiums

    Pastor Maldonado reckons Lotus will be in a position to fight for podium finishes in the near future. The Venezuelan and team-mate Romain Grosjean...

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  29. Friday 21 March 2014

  30. Grosjean: Lotus targeting big, consistent gains 14:20

    Grosjean: Lotus targeting big, consistent gains

    Lotus's Romain Grosjean says his team is "greedy" to make big gains with the E22 chassis, after a troubled Australian Grand Prix weekend ended in retirement...

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  31. Wednesday 19 March 2014

  32. Lotus: We need a big leap forward 08:30

    Lotus: We need a big leap forward

    Lotus will need to make a big leap forward in Malaysia later this month, Trackside Operations Director, Alan Permane has conceded. Lotus struggled in the...

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  33. Saturday 15 March 2014

  34. Maldonado cleared to race by stewards 09:29

    Maldonado cleared to race by stewards

    Pastor Maldonado has been cleared to race in Sunday's Australian Grand Prix, despite failing to meet the 107 per cent rule in qualifying. The Lotus...

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  35. Friday 14 March 2014

  36. Lotus appoints Deputy Team Principal 01:40

    Lotus appoints Deputy Team Principal

    The Lotus Formula 1 team has promoted Federico Gastaldi to the role of Deputy Team Principal. Gastaldi, hailing from Argentina, has long-standing ties...

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  37. Thursday 13 March 2014

  38. Interview with Lotus's Pastor Maldonado 07:00

    Interview with Lotus's Pastor Maldonado

    Pastor Maldonado will make his race debut with the Lotus F1 team at this weekend's Australian Grand Prix. Here, the Venezuelan reflects on the move to the...

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  39. Wednesday 12 March 2014

  40. Everything is possible, says Maldonado 12:00

    Everything is possible, says Maldonado

    Pastor Maldonado is feeling optimistic ahead of the start of the 2014 Formula 1 season and he believes the Lotus E22 has 'huge' potential. Maldonado will...

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  41. Interview with Lotus's Romain Grosjean 11:00

    Interview with Lotus's Romain Grosjean

    Lotus driver Romain Grosjean looks ahead to this weekend's Australian Grand Prix at Melbourne's Albert Park, the opening round in the 2014 Formula 1 World...

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  42. Tuesday 11 March 2014

  43. 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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  44. Thursday 6 March 2014

  45. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Grosjean at the Race of Stars

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  46. Tuesday 4 March 2014

  47. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Grosjean grilled by fans

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  48. Sunday 2 March 2014

  49. Lotus left with 'a lot of unknowns' after tests 17:00

    Lotus left with 'a lot of unknowns' after tests

    Lotus says it has been left with "a lot of unknowns" ahead of the 2014 Formula 1 season, after two troublesome tests in Bahrain. Having skipped the first...

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  50. Thursday 27 February 2014

  51. The car is not bad, explains Maldonado 15:33

    The car is not bad, explains Maldonado

    Pastor Maldonado remains confident about the potential of the Lotus E22 despite encountering more problems on the first day of the third test in...

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  52. Wednesday 26 February 2014

  53. Maldonado getting confident with Lotus E22 06:30

    Maldonado getting confident with Lotus E22

    Lotus is getting better day after day and the team is nearly where they want to be, that’s the verdict of Pastor Maldonado on the eve of the third and final...

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  54. Tuesday 25 February 2014

  55. 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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  56. Monday 24 February 2014

  57. 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...

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  58. Grosjean takes victory in Moscow ice race 10:37

    Grosjean takes victory in Moscow ice race

    Romain Grosjean won the Race of Stars ice event in the Russian capital of Moscow on Sunday. Co-organised by Lotus engine supplier Renault, it is one of...

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  59. Thursday 20 February 2014

  60. Pic back in Formula 1 as Lotus reserve 14:50

    Pic back in Formula 1 as Lotus reserve

    Charles Pic has secured a third driver role with Lotus for the 2014 Formula 1 campaign. The Frenchman, who parted ways with Caterham after just one...

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  61. Lotus officially confirms Renault partnership 06:39

    Lotus officially confirms Renault partnership

    Lotus has announced an extension to its engine deal with Renault for the 2014 season and beyond. Although the Enstone-based outfit had prepared its new...

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  62. Wednesday 19 February 2014

  63. Grosjean: Plenty of work before Australia 19:14

    Grosjean: Plenty of work before Australia

    Romain Grosjean says Lotus has plenty of work to do if it is to be in a comfortable position at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix. With the team...

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  64. Lotus publicly debuts new E22 in Bahrain 06:52

    Lotus publicly debuts new E22 in Bahrain

    Lotus publicly presented its latest Formula 1 challenger, entitled the E22, as the second pre-season gathering of the year got underway at the Bahrain...

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  65. Monday 17 February 2014

  66. Grosjean to get first go in new Lotus on Wednesday 18:15

    Grosjean to get first go in new Lotus on Wednesday

    Romain Grosjean will give the new Lotus E22 its first proper run this week when he is charged with taking it out on track on day one of testing in...

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  67. Wednesday 12 February 2014

  68. Lotus reveals photo of E22 in action 16:02

    Lotus reveals photo of E22 in action

    Lotus has published the first image of its latest Formula 1 challenger, entitled the E22, in action. The Enstone-based team was the only of the sport's...

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  69. Monday 10 February 2014

  70. Renault validates engine tweaks 18:19

    Renault validates engine tweaks

    Renault has confirmed it 'validated' a number of updates for its new V6 turbo-charged engine during Lotus' 'test' at Jerez in Spain last weekend. The...

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  71. Lotus completes new car 'test' without 'any major problems' 15:13

    Lotus completes new car 'test' without 'any major problems'

    Lotus successfully completed some 'promotional' running with the new E22 at Jerez last weekend, with the chassis and the new Renault V6-turbo-charged engine...

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  72. Lotus F1 line-up Quesnel to replace Boullier 13:41

    Lotus F1 line-up Quesnel to replace Boullier

    Former Citroen and Peugeot motorsport boss Olivier Quensel could become the new team principal at the Lotus F1 team. According to reports by RMC, Lotus...

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  73. Sunday 9 February 2014

  74. Caterham: Kovalainen hurt by Lotus stint 16:03

    Caterham: Kovalainen hurt by Lotus stint

    Heikki Kovalainen's trying two-race stint for Lotus at the end of last year hindered his chances of securing a race seat with Caterham for the upcoming F1...

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  75. Friday 7 February 2014

  76. 16:35

    Video: Lotus drivers back from holiday

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  77. New Lotus E22 gets first miles at Jerez 09:03

    New Lotus E22 gets first miles at Jerez

    Lotus is completing the first tentative mileage with its new E22 at the Circuito de Jerez on Friday. The Enstone-based outfit, which was the only team...

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  78. Thursday 6 February 2014

  79. Lotus to launch E22 at start of Bahrain tests 09:53

    Lotus to launch E22 at start of Bahrain tests

    Lotus will launch its new car at the start of the next pre-season test in Bahrain, GPUpdate.net can confirm. It had been suggested that the E22 chassis,...

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  80. Thursday 30 January 2014

  81. Whiting: New Lotus complies with the rules 13:03

    Whiting: New Lotus complies with the rules

    FIA Race Director Charlie Whiting has quashed suggestions that the Lotus E22 is illegal. Last week, the Enstone-based outfit published two digital...

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  82. Monday 27 January 2014

  83. Lotus sells minority stake to Russian firm 17:50

    Lotus sells minority stake to Russian firm

    Lotus owner Genii Capital has sold a stake in the outfit to Russia's Yota Devices, Autosport has reported. After a tie-up between the two parties was...

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  84. Friday 24 January 2014

  85. Lotus publishes rendered images of E22 12:11

    Lotus publishes rendered images of E22

    Lotus has published rendered preview images of its latest Formula 1 contender, entitled the E22. In contrast to rivals McLaren and Williams, the...

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  86. Boullier leaves Lotus, Lopez new team boss 09:56

    Boullier leaves Lotus, Lopez new team boss

    Eric Boullier has departed his role as Team Principal of the Lotus Formula 1 outfit with immediate effect. Team owner and co-chairman Gérard Lopez will step...

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  87. Monday 20 January 2014

  88. Lotus pens sponsorship deal with Saxo Bank 11:09

    Lotus pens sponsorship deal with Saxo Bank

    Lotus has teamed up with Saxo Bank, a Danish investment firm, ahead of the 2014 Formula 1 season. It is welcome news amid a period of uncertainty for the...

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  89. Thursday 16 January 2014

  90. E22 passes FIA homologation tests 16:37

    E22 passes FIA homologation tests

    Lotus has revealed that its E22 chassis has passed the FIA's mandatory homologation tests. The new machine will not make its on-track debut until the...

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  91. Wednesday 15 January 2014

  92. Lotus defends decision to miss first test 14:08

    Lotus defends decision to miss first test

    Lotus team owner Gérard Lopez has played down the outfit's decision to skip the first pre-season gathering of the year at the Circuito de Jerez, arguing...

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  93. Thursday 9 January 2014

  94. Boullier: More teams will miss first test 09:14

    Boullier: More teams will miss first test

    Lotus team boss Eric Boullier is certain that more outfits have taken the decision to skip the first of only three pre-season tests this year, given the...

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  95. Tuesday 7 January 2014

  96. Patrick Louis steps down as Lotus CEO 15:44

    Patrick Louis steps down as Lotus CEO

    Lotus will feature an altered management structure in 2014, with Patrick Louis resigning as CEO. Louis, who joined the Enstone-based outfit in 2010 after...

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  97. Monday 6 January 2014

  98. 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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  99. 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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  100. Saturday 7 December 2013

  101. Boullier: Lotus can fine-tune Maldonado 10:00

    Boullier: Lotus can fine-tune Maldonado

    Lotus team boss Eric Boullier is confident that Pastor Maldonado's driving style can be fine-tuned over the course of the 2014 Formula 1...

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  102. Friday 29 November 2013

  103. Boullier: Lotus can surprise next year 16:26

    Boullier: Lotus can surprise next year

    Eric Boullier believes that Lotus has the ability to "cause quite a few surprises" with its driver line-up of Romain Grosjean and Pastor Maldonado next...

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  104. Maldonado to drive for Lotus in 2014 16:05

    Maldonado to drive for Lotus in 2014

    Pastor Maldonado will drive for Lotus next season, the Enstone-based outfit announced on Friday afternoon. The Venezuelan, who has spent the past three...

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