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Boullier says Lotus won't be alone in missing the first test

Team boss Eric Boullier on Thursday played down Lotus' decision to sit out the opening test of the 2014 pre-season. The Enstone based team finished last season a competitive fourth, but also grappling publicly with financial matters. So the admission this week that Lotus will not be at Jerez, where most other teams will run their all-new V6-powered 2014 cars for the first time, raised renewed alarm bells about Lotus' financial health and competitiveness going forwards. But Frenchman Boullier said other teams will also be joining Lotus on the sidelines. "You will see, we will not be the only team not being in Jerez," he told the BBC. "I know this for a fact already." In...
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