Lotus F1 Team have confirmed that Kimi Räikkönen will miss the final two rounds of 2013 in the USA and Brazil after electing to undergo back surgery.
Sam Hancock and Michael Claessens’ Track Club 3 team won the Lotus 6 Hour race at Brands Hatch on Saturday 9 November, having led the majority of the distance from pole position.
Following the success of the Exige V6 Cup and its hardcore sibling the Exige V6 Cup R, the Lotus Elise S is adorned with the Lotus Motorsport magic to present the track-only Elise S Cup R
Kimi is forced to retire in Lap 1, and Romain narrowly misses a podium finish. Its bad luck all round in the Middle East.
Demonstrating Lotus’ continued commitment to the exclusive Swiss market, highlights of the stunning Lotus range will proudly be on display between 31st October and 3rd November in hall 2, stand B05 of the Messe Zürich for Auto Zürich 2013
After a challenging Indian Grand Prix, our Finn heads to the scene of his first race victory for Lotus F1 Team fired up for a strong result, while Romain Grosjean heads to Abu Dhabi with four podiums in-a-row very much the target.
It was another strong result for the team in India – albeit with a little drama along the way – leaving Team Principal Eric Boullier buoyed by the positives heading to Abu Dhabi
Simon Deacon and Andy Napier claimed the SuperSport and Production championships respectively in an incident-packed final round of the 2013 Lotus Cup UK season at Snetterton yesterday (Sunday 27 October)
Lotus F1® Team driver Romain Grosjean delivers yet another ace-wielding drive to celebrate a P3 finish, whilst Kimi’s hopes of a top spot triumph are cut short due to tyre degradation in the final laps of an enthralling 2013 Indian GP
The successful Lotus on Track Elise Trophy has been granted outline approval by the MSA to achieve Championship status in 2014.
Ahead of the Indian GP, Kimi and Romain promise to keep pushing for the rest of the season
Torrential rain calls a halt to the race on day 3 at Mount Fuji
Heroic drives from both Lotus F1® Team drivers Romain Grosjean and team pal Kimi Räikkönen rattle competing teams amid a tough Japanese round of the Formula 1® World Championship challenge.
Kimi Räikkönen and Romain Grosjean are both relishing the challenge of Suzuka, one of their favourite circuits of the season
Jubilation as the Korean GP sees both Lotus F1 Team drivers Kimi Räikkönen and Romain Grosjean storm to a double podium finish for our black and gold racing stars.
Simon Deacon heads into the final round of the Lotus Cup UK SuperSport championship with a lead of just seven points over Jamie Stanley, however with 51 points on offer the top 15 drivers remain in mathematical contention for overall honours.
After a couple of difficult races, Singapore was a good return to form, seeing a top three qualifying position and a podium finish leaving the team feeling confident heading into the final six races of the season
Lotus is delighted to announce the opening of a new showroom in Dubai.
Lotus Praga LMP2 achieves its first podium of the season
Marking a new phase of development to the Lotus operation in Singapore, Lotus is pleased to welcome new partner Richburg Motors Singapore.
Thomas Dehaibe was crowned Lotus Cup Europe Champion at Zolder, becoming an FIA International Series title-holder at the Belgian circuit.