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Feb 9, 2015
Feb 9, 2015
Feb 9, 2015

New Lotus a whole new ball game for Grosjean

LONDON (Reuters) – Comparing this year’s Mercedes-powered Lotus Formula One car to the team’s troublesome 2014 one is child’s play for Romain Grosjean.

“I was playing with my son and he has got a rugby ball and a basketball,” the French driver told Reuters in a telephone interview on Monday when explaining the different characteristics.

Feb 9, 2015

Motor racing-New Lotus a whole new ball game for Grosjean

LONDON, Feb 9 (Reuters) – Comparing this year’s Mercedes-powered Lotus Formula One car to the team’s troublesome 2014 one is child’s play for Romain Grosjean.

“I was playing with my son and he has got a rugby ball and a basketball,” the French driver told Reuters in a telephone interview on Monday when explaining the different characteristics.

Feb 9, 2015
Feb 6, 2015
Feb 6, 2015

Marussia comeback hopes suffer a setback

LONDON (Reuters) – Marussia’s hopes of rising from the dead to race in next month’s Formula One season-opener in Australia have suffered a setback after rivals rejected a proposal to let them compete with last year’s car.

“It needed all the teams to agree and there were three or four of them that didn’t,” Formula One’s commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone told the Independent newspaper on Friday.

Feb 6, 2015

Motor racing-Marussia comeback hopes suffer a setback

LONDON, Feb 6 (Reuters) – Marussia’s hopes of rising from the dead to race in next month’s Formula One season-opener in Australia have suffered a setback after rivals rejected a proposal to let them compete with last year’s car.

“It needed all the teams to agree and there were three or four of them that didn’t,” Formula One’s commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone told the Independent newspaper on Friday.

Feb 5, 2015

Caterham F1 team assets to be auctioned off

LONDON (Reuters) – Hopes of rescuing the failed Caterham Formula One team looked to be over on Thursday after auctioneers said they would sell off the assets, including 2014 cars and pitlane equipment, next month.

Auctioneers Wyles Hardy & Co said in a statement that they had been instructed by administrators Smith & Williamson “to realise the assets of the Caterham F1 race team”.

Feb 5, 2015
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      "I am Reuters London-based motor racing correspondent, writing mostly about Formula One from around the world and covering my first race at Silverstone in 1991. I also report on other sports when not at grands prix."
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