HindustanTimes Wed,29 Jul 2015

Lotus F1 Team

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Lotus F1 Team
At the end of the 2010 season, a new era was announced for Enstone with the creation of Lotus Renault GP. The signing of a partnership with Group Lotus until 2017 brings Enstone the financial stability that any top Formula 1 team needs and provides a solid platform to go forward and achieve its objectives in the years ahead. Renault is no stranger to change. In fact, 2011 marks the 30th ...
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    team facts

    Team Base Enstone, UK, United Kingdom
    Team Country Great Britain
    Team Boss Eric Boullier
    Test Driver Jerome d'Ambrosio
    First Race 2012, Australian Grand Prix
    Last Race 2012, Brazilian Grand Prix
    Team Races 20
    Team Wins 1
    Team Poles 0
    Team Podiums 10
    Team Fastest Laps 3
    Points 303
    Constructor Champs 0
    Driver Champs 0

    engine facts

    Team Base Renault
    Team Country Renault V8 RS27-2012
    Team Boss E20
    Test Driver AP Racing/Brembo
    First Race Semi-automatic, 7 + reverse
    Last Race 18,000 RPM
    Team Races Semi-automatic, 7 + reverse
    Team Wins Pirelli

    F1 car vrooms on Rajpath
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    In the know
    Every racer's first step

    In this week's column, I thought I would look at the most basic form of motorsport  - Go-Karting. When I was 6 year's old, my parents gave me a small cadet kart as a birthday present. Karun Chandhok writes.

    In The Know
    One for the road...

    As I write on board the flight to Singapore for the Grand Prix, I thought it's a good time to go slightly off track with this week's column and talk about the travel in F1! Karun Chandhok writes. Going the distance
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    Never thought I'd race in an Indian GP, says Narain

    Narain Karthikeyan
    "Since the day I started racing, I dreamt of being in the Formula One," said Narain Karthikeyan. "But never in my wildest dream did I think of racing in an Indian GP." That's how the country's first F1 racer wants to sum up his excitement about the upcoming event next month. "It's going to be the most special thing in my life," he added.

    Formula One driver regimen

    It’s not all glamour for the Formula One drivers who endure demanding conditions while in the cockpit. They’re subjected to incredible wear-and-tear. HT reveals their fitness regimens.

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