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Lotus still investigating fuel pump issue

– Lotus F1 Team Technical Director Nick Chester has confirmed the Enstone-based team is still investigating the fuel pump problem that prevented Pastor Maldonado from starting the Monaco Grand Prix two weeks ago.He added, however, that he is confident it will not be a problem this weekend at Canada's Circuit Gilles Villeneuve."The fuel pump worked initially on the way to the grid [in Monte Carlo] but when they tried to fire the car up again the pump stopped. We are still investigating to be absolutely sure, but we are confident we know what the problem is. It is unrelated to the power unit," Chester explained.Lotus Deputy Team Principal Federico Gastaldi added: "I know...
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