News Details

Maldonado: We do not have all the tools

Pastor Maldonado says Lotus feels like it is lacking “the tools to defend” when it gets in to strong positions in races this season. While Maldonado himself has yet to qualify in the top ten, team-mate Romain Grosjean has started from as high as fifth on the grid but only boasts a best finish of eighth place. Speaking during an exclusive interview with Crash.net, Maldonado said any potential the car has is being masked by constant issues which have to be managed. “We feel that we do not have all the tools to defend when we are fighting on the track,” Maldonado said. “But behind this we are working very hard – believe me – in the factory, simulator, engineers, all the new...
Full Story »
9mo ago from Crash.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Pastor Maldonado exclusive Q&A - Part one

You joined Lotus over the winter having only ever driven for Williams in...
9mo ago from Crash.net

Lotus: Obvious where we are lacking against our rivals

Pastor Maldonado Both Lotus F1 Team cars saw the chequered flag in the...
9mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Maldonado encouraged by Lotus fighting spirit

Pastor Maldonado says he is pleased to see Lotus fighting to turn its...
9mo ago from Crash.net

Lotus hampered by braking issues

Both Lotus F1 Team cars saw the chequered flag in the first Austrian Grand...
9mo ago from F1Technical.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Rossi: Strategy beats ‘boring’ races, rates Dovi...

“I put this battle [with Dovizioso] at the same level as with Jorge or...
8h ago from Crash.net

Lorenzo: “I lost half of my vision”

Double MotoGP World Champion Jorge Lorenzo explains why he faded towards...
16h ago from MotoGP.com

Bizarre Helmet Problem Hinders Lorenzo in Qatar

Jorge Lorenzo revealed that a problem with his crash helmet left him to...

Crutchlow wins satellite battle on tough night for...

Cal Crutchlow took top satellite honours by riding from twelfth to...
7h ago from Crash.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Montoya snatches St Pete win from Power

Juan Pablo Montoya claimed the first win of the 2015 Verizon IndyCar...
1d ago from Crash.net

A lot of debris raises a lot of questions following...

The new aero kits had an unintended consequence Sunday ... A lot of...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Winglet debris puts IndyCar race under caution one lap...

Debris was scattered all over the track, yet, no major incident actually...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

St. Pete: Team Penske’s seventh 1-2 finish in...

Juan Pablo Montoya led the final 27 laps of the Firestone Grand Prix of...
9h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Toyota ‘flat-out’ on Yaris WRC development

The German-based team conducted eight tests with the Yaris in 2014 but...
14h ago from WRC.com

Toyota’s return on wrc.com

We have the exclusive lowdown from Toyota Motorsport’s vice president...
1d ago from WRC.com

Loeb set for another World Rally Car outing

The nine-time World Champion will participate in the Epernay Vins de...
4d ago from WRC.com

RX: World Rallycross launches UK talent competition

The FIA World Rallycross championship has launched a nationwide talent...
5d ago from Crash.net

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Schneiderlin v Wanyama: Who Should Arsenal Sign?

With the season drawing quickly to a close, things are starting to heat...
4h ago from FreshArsenal.com

Jupp Heynckes slams Lukas Podolski advisers

Former Bayern Munich manager Jupp Heynckes has said that Lukas Podolski...
4h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

I Sit At Home Miserably When Arsenal Lose –...

It has been reported that Arsene Wenger has explained the way he feels...
5h ago from Nastytackle.com

Exclusive: Arsenal Ladies WSL season preview 2015

On Thursday evening, Arsenal Ladies kick off another FAWSL campaign with...
6h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

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.