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Frustrating Friday for Lotus in Malaysia

March 28th, 2014 (F1Plus / Chris Cameron-Dow) - It's been a tough start to the season for Lotus. Both cars retired in Australia after barely participating in qualifying. And now, in Malaysia, only Romain Grosjean managed to even set a lap time on Friday. Later in FP2, Grosjean's car came to a halt on track. Lotus has a history of producing flippant, casual press releases that are often quite entertaining. Today's press release did not even attempt to make light of the troubles the team faces on track. In the press release after Friday practice, Trackside Operations Director Alan Permane summed up the team's situation: "We have lots of work to do tomorrow." Pastor Maldonado's FP1...
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