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Posted on Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Grosjean encouraged by first E23 outing

Romain Grosjean says he is encouraged by Lotus's E23 Hybrid after he sampled the car for the first time on the final day of the Jerez test. Grosjean posted the sixth quickest time and accrued 53 laps before the power unit shut down, forcing the Frenchman to abandon running for the rest of the day. But despite his truncated day the Frenchman was upbeat over Lotus' package. "My first impressions of the E23 Hybrid are good," he said. "Both the power unit and the chassis […]

Posted on Monday, February 2, 2015

Maldonado optimistic over Lotus potential

Pastor Maldonado says he is optimistic over Lotus' potential after he enjoyed his first day of running in the squad's new E23 Hybrid. Maldonado endured a difficult 2014 campaign as he scored just two points but after being unable to hit the circuit on Sunday, he gave the car its public debut on Monday morning at Jerez. Maldonado racked up 41 laps to set the sixth quickest time before a drive train issue truncated his running. "It was fantastic to get behind the wheel for […]