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Nick Chester Q&A: Lotus bringing 'big upgrade' to Europe

Lotus might be yet to secure a point in 2014, but they have been increasingly competitive over the first four Grands Prix and were unlucky not to score in China with Romain Grosjean.Technical director Nick Chester believes the team have now moved ahead of Toro Rosso and McLaren in the pecking order, and expects even further gains as they prepare a series of substantial upgrades, starting this weekend in Barcelona...Q: Describe the Chinese Grand Prix from a technical stand point?Nick Chester: 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...
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