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Lotus set to ditch Renault for Mercedes power

Lotus and Renault long standing partnership set to end Mercedes want to continue supplying engines to four Formula 1 teams next season, with Lotus expected to take the place of McLaren who will be Honda powered from 2015 onward. Asked by Reuters about a likely Lotus deal, Mercedes motorsport head Toto Wolff offered a carefully-worded reply after qualifying at the British Grand Prix on Saturday. 'I think nothing has been communicated yet,' he said, smiling when the word ‘yet' was repeated back at him. 'Obviously we have had four teams this year and you build up a structure for four teams. We'd rather have four teams than three.' McLaren are in the last year of their Mercedes agreement...
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