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Nov 02

Grosjean sees ‘no reason’ for Lotus exit

“I think the team and I are happy together” – Grosjean

2012-10-14 - Lotus F1 Team - Korea - Romain Grosjean 052012-06-10_1608Romain Grosjean has revealed he is confident he will be staying at Lotus in 2013, even though the Enstone based team is yet to confirm the news. Lotus this week announced that Kimi Raikkonen is staying at the team beyond this month’s Interlagos finale, but that has only intensified speculation about Frenchman Grosjean’s future. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 29

Paul Ricard seeking more talks with Ecclestone

Paul Ricard will hold more talks with Bernie Ecclestone over France’s potential return to the F1 calendar in 2013.

Paul Ricard HTTT2012-06-07_0273After the circuit’s boss Stephane Clair last week indicated a “90 per cent” possibility that France will replace the delayed New York grand prix next year, F1’s chief executive Ecclestone indicated similarly in India on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 04

Lotus will not race double-DRS ‘device’ at Monza

Lotus’ double DRS-inspired “device” will remain on the back-burner for yet another grand prix.

2012-09-02 - Lotus F1 Team - Belgium - Kimi Raikkonen 012012-09-02 - Lotus F1 Team - Belgium - Kimi Raikkonen 04The Enstone based team wanted to qualify and race the device at Spa last weekend, but Lotus changed course due to Friday’s practice washout.

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May 16

Sutil facing multi-million euro injury claim – report

Neither the FIA nor Bernie Ecclestone are investigating the matter

2011-03-26 - Force India F1 Team - Australia - Adrian Sutil 052011-03-26 - Force India F1 Team - Australia - Adrian Sutil 01Adrian Sutil is facing a EUR 10 million damages claim by Genii chief executive Eric Lux, according to a media report. It emerged last week that, following news the Force India driver assaulted Lux with a broken champagne glass in a Shanghai nightclub recently, Sutil could be headed for court. Read the rest of this entry »

May 13

Sutil facing court after Eric Lux assault – report

One of the next pitstops made by Adrian Sutil could be in court, it is reported.

2011-04-16 - Force India F1 Team - China - Adrian Sutil 012011-04-09 - Force India F1 Team - Malaysia - Andy Stevenson - Adrian Sutil - Dominic HarlowThe German driver this week apologised after it emerged he injured Renault team owner Genii’s chief executive Eric Lux during a private nightclub party for Lewis Hamilton’s win in Shanghai. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 11

Renault not yet ruling out de la Rosa, Liuzzi

Unlikely Grosjean ‘ready’ to race Kubica’s car

GP2 Asia Series - Dams - Jules Bianchi - Romain Grosjean - Davide Valsecchi05 - Renault F1 TeamEric Boullier has for the first time named Pedro de la Rosa as a potential replacement for Renault’s injured regular Robert Kubica. Another 2010 Sauber driver Nick Heidfeld, however, is in pole position for the R31 seat and will test the black and gold car this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 29

Kovalainen unconscious after Race of Champions crash (+video)

Heikki Kovalainen was on Sunday knocked unconscious in a crash at the Race of Champions event in Germany.

“Hardcore shunt with throttle jammed and rear suspension damaged, got knocked out, now some medical checkups,” the Finnish driver wrote on Twitter after the crash in an Audi R8 in Dusseldorf. Read the rest of this entry »