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  1. Sunday 6 April 2014

  2. 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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  3. Saturday 5 April 2014

  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. Wednesday 2 April 2014

  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. Sunday 30 March 2014

  10. Grosjean pleased to complete race distance 12:26

    Grosjean pleased to complete race distance

    Romain Grosjean says he is pleased to have notched up Lotus's first race finish of 2014. Grosjean started the race from 15th and finished just outside of...

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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. 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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  15. Monday 24 March 2014

  16. 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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  17. Friday 21 March 2014

  18. 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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  19. Saturday 15 March 2014

  20. 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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  21. Friday 14 March 2014

  22. 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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  23. Wednesday 12 March 2014

  24. 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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  25. 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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  26. Thursday 6 March 2014

  27. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Grosjean at the Race of Stars

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  28. Tuesday 4 March 2014

  29. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Grosjean grilled by fans

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  30. Sunday 2 March 2014

  31. 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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  32. Friday 28 February 2014

  33. 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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  34. Thursday 27 February 2014

  35. 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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  36. Monday 24 February 2014

  37. 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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  38. Wednesday 19 February 2014

  39. 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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  40. Monday 17 February 2014

  41. 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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  42. Friday 7 February 2014

  43. 16:35

    Video: Lotus drivers back from holiday

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  44. Wednesday 18 December 2013

  45. 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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  46. Friday 29 November 2013

  47. 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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  48. Wednesday 20 November 2013

  49. 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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  50. 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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  51. Monday 18 November 2013

  52. Boullier hails 'perfect' Grosjean drive 09:18

    Boullier hails 'perfect' Grosjean drive

    Eric Boullier has described as "perfect" Romain Grosjean's drive to second position at the United States Grand Prix, a result that marks the Frenchman's...

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  53. Sunday 17 November 2013

  54. Grosjean: Second the maximum result 21:18

    Grosjean: Second the maximum result

    Romain Grosjean says second position represented the "best" possible outcome his Lotus team could have wished for in Sunday afternoon's United States Grand...

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  55. Saturday 16 November 2013

  56. Grosjean still has eyes on Red Bull 20:07

    Grosjean still has eyes on Red Bull

    Romain Grosjean is still hoping to provide Red Bull with a stern test during the United States Grand Prix, despite being comfortably outpaced in Saturday's...

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  57. Tuesday 5 November 2013

  58. Lotus: Grosjean no 'first-lap nutcase' now 13:21

    Lotus: Grosjean no 'first-lap nutcase' now

    Romain Grosjean showed once again just how far he has come by get another solid result in Abu Dhabi last weekend, proof he can no longer be considered a...

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  59. Sunday 3 November 2013

  60. Grosjean still has sights on podium 05:00

    Grosjean still has sights on podium

    Romain Grosjean says he is still targeting a podium finish during Sunday evening's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, despite setting only the seventh fastest time in...

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  61. Friday 1 November 2013

  62. Grosjean: Delay not the end of the world 16:41

    Grosjean: Delay not the end of the world

    Romain Grosjean says the technical issues he experienced during Friday evening's second practice session for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix "were not the end of...

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  63. Grosjean quickest in opening practice 10:32

    Grosjean quickest in opening practice

    Romain Grosjean set the standard during Friday's opening free practice session for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. The Lotus driver, who delivered a time of...

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  64. Tuesday 29 October 2013

  65. Grosjean looks to extend podium run 15:25

    Grosjean looks to extend podium run

    Romain Grosjean is looking to extend his podium run to four races at this weekend's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, an event Lotus team-mate Kimi Räikkönen won last s...

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  66. Lotus apologises for radio outburst 03:00

    Lotus apologises for radio outburst

    Lotus has apologised for the heated radio exchange between Trackside Operations Director Alan Permane and Kimi Räikkönen in the late stages of the Indian G...

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  67. Monday 28 October 2013

  68. Lotus to hold discussion with drivers 15:12

    Lotus to hold discussion with drivers

    Lotus will hold talks with Kimi Räikkönen and Romain Grosjean ahead of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, in an attempt to avoid a repeat of their near-collision d...

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  69. Sunday 27 October 2013

  70. Grosjean shocked to reach podium 12:05

    Grosjean shocked to reach podium

    Romain Grosjean says he was stunned to reach the podium at the Indian Grand Prix, having started 17th after a strategic error in the opening qualifying...

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  71. Saturday 26 October 2013

  72. Grosjean: Q1 plan a joint decision 11:41

    Grosjean: Q1 plan a joint decision

    Romain Grosjean has refused to pin the blame on Lotus for his shock exit from the opening qualifying phase at the Buddh International Circuit on Saturday...

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  73. Friday 25 October 2013

  74. Grosjean optimistic after opening day 12:32

    Grosjean optimistic after opening day

    Romain Grosjean was in a positive frame of mind after the first day of practice for the Indian Grand Prix, with the Lotus driver emerging as Red Bull's...

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  75. Sunday 20 October 2013

  76. Grosjean: My confidence is increasing 09:00

    Grosjean: My confidence is increasing

    Romain Grosjean says he is growing in confidence on a race-by-race basis, having recorded back-to-back podium finishes at the Japanese and Korean Grands...

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  77. Monday 14 October 2013

  78. Boullier: Hülkenberg is our choice 12:00

    Boullier: Hülkenberg is our choice

    Lotus team boss Eric Boullier has revealed that Nico Hülkenberg is his first choice to partner Romain Grosjean for the 2014 season, but admits the...

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  79. Sunday 13 October 2013

  80. Grosjean thought victory was his 10:13

    Grosjean thought victory was his

    Lotus driver Romain Grosjean has admitted that he thought Sunday afternoon's Japanese Grand Prix at Suzuka was going to yield his maiden Formula 1...

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  81. Saturday 12 October 2013

  82. Mistake costs Räikkönen grid places 11:30

    Mistake costs Räikkönen grid places

    Kimi Räikkönen was left to ponder what might have been after making a mistake during the final phase of qualifying for Sunday's Japanese Grand Prix at S...

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  83. Friday 11 October 2013

  84. Wind gust caused Räikkönen spin 17:35

    Wind gust caused Räikkönen spin

    Kimi Räikkönen says a gust of wind was to blame for his spin during Friday's second free practice session at Suzuka. The Lotus driver, who lost half an hour...

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  85. Wednesday 9 October 2013

  86. Interview with Lotus' Romain Grosjean 07:05

    Interview with Lotus' Romain Grosjean

    Lotus driver Romain Grosjean reflects on his third place finish in Korea - and looks ahead to this weekend’s race in Japan, and he is in a positive m...

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  87. 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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  88. Sunday 6 October 2013

  89. Grosjean upset to lose second place 09:59

    Grosjean upset to lose second place

    Romain Grosjean believes the appearance of the Safety Car during Sunday's Korean Grand Prix was pivotal in him losing second position, with Lotus team-mate...

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  90. Wednesday 25 September 2013

  91. Permane: Grosjean ready to lead Lotus 12:06

    Permane: Grosjean ready to lead Lotus

    Romain Grosjean is ready to step up and take on a leading role within the Lotus team, according to Trackside Operations Director Alan Permane. The...

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  92. Tuesday 24 September 2013

  93. Boullier: Lots more podiums to come 08:45

    Boullier: Lots more podiums to come

    Lotus F1 team principal Eric Boullier is confident the Enstone-based outfit will enjoy a strong end to the season and he has said he is ‘sure’ they will be b...

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  94. Monday 23 September 2013

  95. 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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  96. Saturday 21 September 2013

  97. Injured Räikkönen vows to start race 16:29

    Injured Räikkönen vows to start race

    Kimi Räikkönen has vowed to contest the Singapore Grand Prix, despite suffering a back issue that played a role in his exit from the second qualifying phase...

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  98. Friday 20 September 2013

  99. 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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  100. Sunday 15 September 2013

  101. Grosjean not thinking about next year 09:00

    Grosjean not thinking about next year

    Romain Grosjean is refusing to pay attention to the rumours that have engulfed his Lotus squad in recent days, following the news that team-mate Kimi...

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  102. Tuesday 10 September 2013

  103. 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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  104. Monday 9 September 2013

  105. 08:52

    Video of the Day: Di Resta crashes

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  106. Friday 6 September 2013

  107. Räikkönen: Little change with new car 17:45

    Räikkönen: Little change with new car

    Kimi Räikkönen says the longer-wheelbase car introduced by Lotus at Monza "doesn't feel much different" to the standard specification, admitting that a f...

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  108. Saturday 24 August 2013

  109. Lotus handed fine for unsafe pit release 16:43

    Lotus handed fine for unsafe pit release

    Lotus has been fined 5000 euros (4296 pounds) for releasing Romain Grosjean from the pits in an unsafe manner during the final qualifying phase at...

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  110. Thursday 22 August 2013

  111. Drivers eager for extra practice starts 15:50

    Drivers eager for extra practice starts

    Formula 1 drivers are hoping for extra practice starts ahead of Sunday’s Belgian Grand Prix, with questions being raised over the effect of new drainage c...

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  112. Saturday 17 August 2013

  113. Grosjean expecting good result in Belgium 21:18

    Grosjean expecting good result in Belgium

    Lotus driver Romain Grosjean has expressed his confidence of achieving a good result at the Belgian Grand Prix, the Frenchman stating that the high-speed...

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