News Details

Lotus hits back after Renault pay claims

Lotus team owner Gerard Lopez has hit out at Renault, after the F1 engine supplier revealed some of its customers are behind in payments. Although Renault chief Jean-Michel Jalinier's comments in Barcelona also triggered rumours about the future of Caterham, suspicion also fell on Lotus, who last year were famously late to pay Kimi Raikkonen. But driver Romain Grosjean was also not paid by struggling Lotus in 2013, although the Frenchman said last month he kept the problem quiet. "I never opened my mouth in front of the media because it was my own business, my personal thing," he said. Indeed, team owner Lopez has now hit back at Renault for suggesting some teams have failed to...
Full Story »
9mo ago from GrandPrix.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Renault waiting on payment from some customers

Renault Sport F1, which supplies power units to Red Bull, Toro Rosso,...
9mo ago from TheF1Times.com

Lotus exposed as late paying Renault powered team

Lotus has been exposed as the culprit team after supplier Renault...
9mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Lotus has not paid Renault

Lotus is understood to have fallen behind in its payments to engine...
9mo ago from Pitpass.com

Renault – Late payments from teams could...

Renault Sport has revealed that its recovery programme could be...
9mo ago from RichlandF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Hayden 'realistic' ahead of new season

Nicky Hayden knows that his Drive M7 Aspar Honda team have their work...
1h ago from SuperSport.com

Iannone leaves Sepang impressed with GP15

Andrea Iannone continues to make progress with the new Ducati GP15 and...

MotoGP: Intrigue, gossip and rumour

A little of what went on behind the scenes at Sepang
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Sepang Michelin test ends in fast crashes for front...

The first test of next season’s new MotoGP control Michelin tyres has...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Latvala to play catch up in Mexico

Jari-Matti Latvala says he has some catching up to do after failing to...
3h ago from Crash.net

Mikkelsen: I won't hide behind anyone in Mexico

Andreas Mikkelsen says he 'will not be hiding behind anyone in Mexico'...
2h ago from Crash.net

Tanak has altitude concerns ahead of Rally Mexico

Ott Tanak says the trickiest element of Rally Mexico is coping with the...
1d ago from Crash.net

M-Sport column: Back in WRC, back to form

In the latest exclusive M-Sport World Rally Team column on Crash.net for...
1d ago from Crash.net

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Is Gabriel the final piece of the puzzle for Arsene...

For quite a few seasons now, Arsenal have always gone into the season...
7h ago from SportsKeeda.com

Transfer rumours and paper review - Monday, March 2

Here's the top transfer-related stories in Monday's newspapers......
4h ago from TalkSport.com

Pressure? It's Always The Same – Arsene Wenger

It has been reported that Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger insists the pressure...
8h ago from Nastytackle.com

Arsenal set for another attempt at signing Southampton...

Arsenal are ready to reignite their efforts to sign Morgan Schneiderlin...

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.