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Lotus preparing major upgrades for Spain

Lotus is set to bring a major upgrade package to its E22 at the upcoming Spanish Grand Prix. Among the upgrades are a new cooling package and new bodywork, according to the team's Technical Director Nick Chester. Describe the Chinese GP from a technical stand point? 'We made some good steps on engine mapping. The car was a lot more driveable due to a much better torque delivery, which helped the drivers make a big step. On top of that we completed a lot of running on the Friday, particularly with Romain, which meant vital set-up work could be undertaken and we also confirmed aerodynamic improvements on the car. These combined factors helped us to be more competitive, including P9 during the...
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