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Lopez admits to £114m Lotus debt

Lotus chairman Gerard Lopez has revealed that his team is £114m in debt, whilst admitting that talks with Quantum Motorsport are dead and buried.At a time when many are concerned over the team's future, a situation not helped by the news that it will not attend the opening pre-season test, Lopez has opened up in an interview with Germany's Auto Motor und Sport.'We have about £114 million pounds of debt, of which more than £80 million is with ourselves,' he said, referring to Genii Capital. 'But what are we (Genii) going to do, demand repayment of the debt? That makes no sense. 'We are doing this because it is fiscally interesting. We can put the money down to marketing...
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