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Team Lotus Becomes Caterham and Virgin Turns into Marussia for 2012 F1 Season
Team Lotus Becomes Caterham and Virgin Turns into Marussia for 2012 F1 Season

7 Nov 2011, 14:13 UTC / The time to finally get things straight with the Lotus name running loose on race tracks. As you know, the 2011 season has seen Malaysian-owned Team Lotus fight Lotus Renault GP for the tack use of ...

 
Team Lotus Signs Deal with Ruroc Helmet Maker
Team Lotus Signs Deal with Ruroc Helmet Maker

10 May 2011, 14:44 UTC / Before finding out the official outcome of their naming dispute with Group Lotus, Team Lotus have no problem going ahead with their development plans in Formula 1. After confirming the purchase of C...

 
Caterham Launches Seven Team Lotus Special Edition
Caterham Launches Seven Team Lotus Special Edition

27 Apr 2011, 14:43 UTC / Now that Caterham is owned by Team Lotus, the British carmaker decided to introduce a limited run of Sevens to celebrate this. Dubbed Team Lotus Special Edition, the development is an upgrade packag...

 
Caterham AirAsia Team in the 2011 GP2 Series
Caterham AirAsia Team in the 2011 GP2 Series

27 Apr 2011, 14:42 UTC / Following Team Lotus' buyout of the British sportscar maker Caterham Cars earlier today, most of the Formula 1 fans out there had one question on their lips: Will this lead to a rebranding of T...

 
Team Lotus Yet to Decide on Name Change
Team Lotus Yet to Decide on Name Change

27 Apr 2011, 13:06 UTC / Earlier today, Team Lotus has confirmed that it has taken over British sportscar maker Caterham Cars, leading everyone to believe that the recent rumors regarding a potential rebranding of Tony Fern...

 
Team Lotus Confirms Purchase of Caterham Cars
Team Lotus Confirms Purchase of Caterham Cars

27 Apr 2011, 11:01 UTC / As expected, Team Lotus Enterprise has today confirmed the acquisition of British sportscar maker Caterham Cars. According to the official press release from Team Lotus, Tony Fernandes, Kamarudin Me...

 
Team Lotus to Change Name in F1
Team Lotus to Change Name in F1

27 Apr 2011, 06:31 UTC / Team Lotus is preparing a neat exit from its naming dispute with Lotus Group in Formula 1, as the Norfolk-based organization will reportedly undergo a name change, in addition to securing a new titl...

 
Team Lotus Aim for Point Finishes Starting Barcelona
Team Lotus Aim for Point Finishes Starting Barcelona

26 Apr 2011, 11:14 UTC / Team Lotus did not enjoy the best season start in Formula 1 this year – well, that may be an overstatement, considering that they're only an F1 team since the beginning of 2010 – bu...

 
Team Lotus to Buy Caterham
Team Lotus to Buy Caterham

22 Apr 2011, 08:19 UTC / Caterham will be sold to the Team Lotus concern owned by AirAsia entrepreneur Tony Fernandes. According to Autocar, the Kent-based sports car company, currently owned by former Lotus executive An...

 
Trulli, Kovalainen to Sit Out Friday Practice in China
Trulli, Kovalainen to Sit Out Friday Practice in China

13 Apr 2011, 10:58 UTC / We're not sure if this is a reference to how serious Team Lotus is planning to tackle the upcoming Chinese Grand Prix, but team principal Tony Fernandes confirmed earlier this week that both Ja...

 
Team Lotus and Team AirAsia Will Be Supplied by BRP
Team Lotus and Team AirAsia Will Be Supplied by BRP

12 Apr 2011, 13:39 UTC / During the 2011 FIA Formula One World Championship, the Lotus F1 Team will be officially supplied by BRP, as confirmed in a recent statement released by the Norfolk organization. The new partner wil...

 
Team Lotus Losing Sponsors Due to Naming Dispute - Fernandes
Team Lotus Losing Sponsors Due to Naming Dispute - Fernandes

6 Apr 2011, 13:38 UTC / While confident he can still win the naming dispute between his organization and Group Lotus in Formula 1, Team Lotus's Tony Fernandes insisted that the current state of events is quite harmful...

 
Valsecchi to Drive for Team Lotus in Malaysia Practice
Valsecchi to Drive for Team Lotus in Malaysia Practice

6 Apr 2011, 07:30 UTC / Davide Valsecchi will make his first official outing in Formula 1 this Friday, in the first practice session of the Malaysian Grand Prix. Although it doesn't come as a surprise to many people, ...

 
Team Lotus Deny Showboating Claims
Team Lotus Deny Showboating Claims

4 Apr 2011, 13:57 UTC / Judging by the performance showcased by their 2011-spec T128 racer through winter testing, Team Lotus was expected to finally battle against the already established teams of F1 in 2011. However, the...

 
Rossi Joins Team Lotus Young Drivers Scheme
Rossi Joins Team Lotus Young Drivers Scheme

3 Apr 2011, 16:44 UTC / Team Lotus have used their street demonstration event in Putrajava this weekend to make yet another F1-related announcement aimed at reaffirming its commitment to a long-time future in the Great Cir...

 
Team Lotus to Do Demo Event in Malaysia
Team Lotus to Do Demo Event in Malaysia

31 Mar 2011, 12:41 UTC / With Formula 1 heading to Malaysia for the second round of the 2011 season two weekends from now, Team Lotus decided to preview their home race with a demonstration event this Saturday, April 2. ...

 
Tony Fernandes Honoured with CBE by Queen Elizabeth II
Tony Fernandes Honoured with CBE by Queen Elizabeth II

31 Mar 2011, 12:18 UTC / Tony Fernandes has today received the Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, during a ceremony in London. The award was handed to the AirAsia boss fo...

 
Hispania Will Beat Team Lotus, Virgin by May - Carabante
Hispania Will Beat Team Lotus, Virgin by May - Carabante

31 Mar 2011, 07:38 UTC / Like last year, the Formula 1 season start caught Hispania Racing F1 Team by surprise, as the Spanish squad failed to develop a competitive car for the season opening round. The only thing that chan...

 
Trulli Blasts Pirelli Tire Strategy for Australia
Trulli Blasts Pirelli Tire Strategy for Australia

28 Mar 2011, 11:56 UTC / Jarno Trulli is known to be one of the most vocal critics of the new Pirelli tires in recent months, as the Italian reckoned a while back that it's not the high level of wear presented by the a...