F1 » Team Lotus announces new sporting director


Former Renault man Steve Nielsen to take up sporting director post at Team Lotus from December.

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ilovesushi

November 08, 2011 10:02 AM

And Gordon Murray, the very successful Brabham designer and later creator of the famous McLaren F1 road car, has agreed a consultancy deal with Group Lotus.
Shame Williams didn't grab him first. They need a star designer.

Jake - Unregistered

November 08, 2011 7:51 PM

@ilovesushi

Williams have Mike Coughlan the best man next to Adrian Newey in motor sport, but I think Fernandes securing Steve Nielsens services is a real coup. Why Boulier got rid of him at Renault is beyond me.

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