Lotus F1

  • Team Lotus renews engine deal with Renault February 20, 2014

    Lotus and Renault have extended their Formula One partnership for 2014 and beyond, both sides announced in a statement on Thursday. The deal was seen as a formality, with Lotus testing in Bahrain this week with their new car ahead of the season starting in Australia on March 16. Lotus, the former...
  • Consortium takes 35 percent stake in Lotus F1 June 19, 2013

    London: The Lotus F1 team announced on Tuesday that a consortium of private investors, including an American hedge fund manager and an Abu Dhabi-based multinational business group, had acquired a 35 percent stake. The British-based team said in a statement that Infinity Racing Partners Limited had joined Luxembourg-based Genii Capital, who...
  • Second? I'd rather be fourth, says Raikkonen November 16, 2012

    Yeongam: Kimi Raikkonen would rather finish fourth in the Formula One world championship than end up second or third because then he can skip the official prize-giving gala in December. The Finn, 2007 world champion with Ferrari and now at Lotus, is third in the current standings after 15 of the...