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Lotus frustrated but positive on Renault progress

Lotus' Romain Grosjean and Pastor Maldonado endured a frustrating first day of the 2014 season with the E22 at the Australian Grand Prix in Albert Park with both drivers completing limited time on track. Grosjean missed FP1 due to a gearbox fluid leak while Maldonado failed to run in FP2 due to a wiring loom issue. Romain Grosjean, E22-03: “If we take the positives we can say that we’ve completed a few practice starts, and we’ve proven that Renault have done a good job from the laps we completed. It’s certain that we have a lot of work ahead and we still need to learn the tyres, the brakes and find a good setup. We’re taking a few steps every time we go out in the car and for sure...
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