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Lotus F1® Team Lineup

ROMAIN GROSJEAN F1

ROMAIN GROSJEAN

Date of birth: 17 April 1986
Place of birth: Geneva, Switzerland
Nationality: French
Racing No: 8

Career:
20122014:  Formula One
 (Lotus F1 Team)
2008 – 2009:
  GP2 Series and ING Renault F1 Team
2006 – 2007:
  F3 Euroseries
2004 – 2005:
  Formula Renault 2.0
2000 – 2003:  Karting and Formula Renault

PASTOR MALDONADO

PASTOR MALDONADO

Date of birth: 9 March 1985
Place of birth: Maracay, Venezuela
Nationality: Venezuelan
Racing No: 13

Career:
2014: 
Formula One (Lotus F1 Team)
20112013 :
  Formula One
 (Williams)
2007 – 2010:
  GP2 Series
2006:  Formula Renault 3.5
2005:  Italian F3000
2003 – 2004:  Formula Renault

Jolyon Palmer

Jolyon Palmer

Date of birth: 20 January 1991
Place of birth: Horsham, UK
Nationality: British
Racing: 3rd Reserve Driver

Career:
2014 – GP2 Series:
Champion with 4 wins, 7 further podiums, series record of 256 points and 19 consecutive points finishes
2013 – GP2 Series: 7th overall with 2 wins, 1 further podium, 1 pole position, 12 top 10 finishes
2013 – GP2 Series: 11th overall with 1 win, 2 podiums, 12 top 10 finishes
2011 – GP2 Finals: 4th overall with 1 podium
2011 – GP2 Series: 28th, 2 top 10 finishes
2011 – GP2 Asia Series: 19th, top 10 finish
2010 – FIA Formula Two Championship: 2nd overall, 5 wins, 10 podiums, 5 poles
2009 – FIA Formula Two Championship: 21st overall

Lotus Ambassador

Martin Donnelly

MARTIN DONNELLY

Date of birth: 26 March 1964
Place of birth: Belfast, Northern Ireland
Nationality: British.  Currently resides in Norfolk, UK

Career:
2012 -2014: Lotus Driving Academy, Chief Instructor, Hethel, UK
2014: Formula One, Malaysian GP & Canadian GP, Driver representative on the FIA stewards panel
2013: Formula One, Canadian GP & Abu Dhabi GP, Driver representative on the FIA stewards panel
2012: Formula One, Canadian GP & Korean GP, Driver representative on the FIA stewards panel
2011: Formula One, Korean GP, Driver representative on the FIA stewards panel
2010: Ginetta G50 Cup, Oulton Park
2007: Lotus Elise Trophy Series
2004: Britsports 24hr Race, Silverstone (Mazda RX-8)
1990: Formula One (Team Lotus)
1989: Formula One (Arrows)