Renault to 'buy' struggling Lotus?

2015-09-04 08:37

Renault is poised to sign an option to buy a majority stake of the ailing Lotus F1 team.

Alonso turns up the heat

2013-05-12 17:00

Ferrari's Fernando Alonso turned up the heat in the championship by winning his home Spanish GP for the second time.

Lotus loses technical director

2013-05-09 12:08

Highly-rated technical director James Allison is leaving Lotus and will be replaced by Nick Chester, a former engineering director for the team.

Lotus fighting for the title

2013-04-30 09:14

Lotus' overall improvement in form has lifted it to the front of the field and put it in the running for a 2013 title.

Iceman fastest in Bahrain heat

2013-04-19 15:28

'Iceman' Kimi Raikkonen lapped fastest for Lotus in the Bahrain desert heat on Friday after Ferrari had set the early practice pace.

Lotus speed secret revealed

2013-04-19 09:04

Mercedes engineers claim they have uncovered the secret to Lotus' speed and to how its managed the highly-degrading Pirelli tyres so far.

Kubica crashes in island rally

2013-03-25 09:21

Former F1 driver Robert Kubica is probably very glad for the presence of guard rails posted along the Canary Island Rally route as it may have saved his life during an unfortunate crash. VIDEO

Honda eyes F1 return

2013-03-19 08:36

In a bid to revive one of Formula 1's most successful partnerships, Honda plans to return to the sport as an engine supplier to McLaren.

Alonso: Kimi was fantastic

2013-03-18 09:16

Fernando Alonso sounded upbeat about Ferrari's Formula 1 title chances despite being outpaced by Kimi Raikkonen's Lotus in the thrilling 2013 Australian season-opener.

No favourites for Oz GP

2013-03-14 10:11

F1 teams are looking forward to the 2013 Australian GP on March 17 however, there is no clearly dominant team yet.


Lotus future in doubt?

2014-01-16 08:33

Lotus Formula 1 team owner Gerard Lopez has rubbished claims that the UK-based team is about to collapse.

Alonso takes home Spanish GP

2013-05-12 15:50

A calm and cool Fernando Alonso took victory with an 11-second lead in the 2013 Spanish GP as he thrilled his home fans.

Grosjean going great for '13

2013-05-02 11:43

Romain Grosjean has put his troubled start to the 2012 season firmly behind him, according to a Lotus team engineer.

Reader's ride: 2009 Birkin S3

2013-04-29 12:30

"It’s incredibly involving to drive and puts a massive smile on your face," recalls Wheels24 reader QUINTIN SMIT regarding his recently-sold Birkin S3.

Hot Kimi: Can Lotus afford him?

2013-04-19 09:43

Kimi Raikkonen is moving closer to committing to Lotus for the 2014 F1 season, according to team boss Eric Boullier.

Ferrari: No sense in tyre panic

2013-03-27 08:38

Ferrari and Lotus would veto any move to have Pirelli change the compounds of its 2013 tyres, despite the tyre supplier "promising to change" its controversial product due to its high degradation.

2013 Malaysian GP: Practice 2

2013-03-22 10:05

Lotus' Kimi Raikkonen set the quickest time in a rain-hit second practice session at Sepang ahead of the Malaysian Grand Prix.

Alonso: Red Bull fastest in F1

2013-03-19 08:33

Despite Lotus' Kimi Raikkonen outpacing Fernando Alonso by 12.5 seconds, the Ferrari ace warned: "Red Bull is clearly the fastest car in the field."

Kimi: 'Told you our car is good'

2013-03-17 10:07

Lotus driver Kimi Raikkonen won the Formula 1 season-opening Australian Grand Prix, indicating his team has the capacity to challenge its bigger rivals for the 2013 championship.

Kimi: 'Hope we're fast enough'

2013-03-12 08:32

Kimi Raikkonen shrugged off Lotus's pre-season testing problems and hopes a faster, more consistent car will bring home the trophy this year.

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