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Lotus to run 2014 F1 car at Jerez on Friday

Lotus will shake down the E22 during a filming day with Pastor Maldonado driving the new car at Jerez
Lotus will run its 2014 car – the E22 – for the first time at Jerez on Friday.

Having skipped the first test at the same circuit last week, Lotus will perform a shakedown of its new car during a filming day. The E22 was first revealed in January when the team released an image of the car online at the same time McLaren launched its MP4-29.




Only Pastor Maldonado is set to drive, with the team limited on a filming day to a maximum of 100km on Pirelli demonstration tyres.

However, with Renault having suffered problems at last week's test, how much running the team is able to carry out could be telling. Renault-powered cars – Red Bull, Toro Rosso and Caterham – only managed a total of 151 laps throughout the whole week of testing at Jerez.





Tagged as: Pastor Maldonado , Lotus

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Lotus reveals the first image of the E22 [pic credit: Lotus F1]
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27.07.2014- Race, Pastor Maldonado (VEN) Lotus F1 Team E22 leads Jean-Eric Vergne (FRA) Scuderia Toro Rosso STR9
27.07.2014- Race, Pastor Maldonado (VEN) Lotus F1 Team E22 spins
27.07.2014- Race, Max Chilton (GBR), Marussia F1 Team MR03 leads Pastor Maldonado (VEN) Lotus F1 Team E22 and Marcus Ericsson (SUE) Caterham F1 Team CT-04
27.07.2014- Race, Max Chilton (GBR), Marussia F1 Team MR03, Pastor Maldonado (VEN) Lotus F1 Team E22 and Marcus Ericsson (SUE) Caterham F1 Team CT-04
27.07.2014- Race, Max Chilton (GBR), Marussia F1 Team MR03 and Pastor Maldonado (VEN) Lotus F1 Team E22
27.07.2014- Race, Max Chilton (GBR), Marussia F1 Team MR03 leads Pastor Maldonado (VEN) Lotus F1 Team E22
27.07.2014- Race, Romain Grosjean (FRA) Lotus F1 Team E22 crashed
27.07.2014- Race, Jules Bianchi (FRA) Marussia F1 Team MR03 and Romain Grosjean (FRA) Lotus F1 Team E22
27.07.2014- Race, Kimi Raikkonen (FIN) Scuderia Ferrari F14-T leads Romain Grosjean (FRA) Lotus F1 Team E22
27.07.2014- Race, Pastor Maldonado (VEN) Lotus F1 Team E22
27.07.2014- Race, Max Chilton (GBR), Marussia F1 Team MR03, Marcus Ericsson (SUE) Caterham F1 Team CT-04 and Pastor Maldonado (VEN) Lotus F1 Team E22

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richard

February 07, 2014 10:41 AM

whitew. that's a bit harsh on maldo! comparing him to m4ie? maldo has a far better record than m4xie prior to f1, and in f1, maldo has WO a race, and been well up in others. yes, a bit reckless and moody, but miles ahead (literally) of m4xie.



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