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Gastaldi: Lotus heading to Monza in a 'difficult position'

+ Lotus deputy team principal Federico Gastaldi says the Enstone-based outfit heads to the next race on the F1 calendar at Monza in a difficult position. The Renault-powered Lotus E22 typically struggles on power tracks due to its poor straight line speed, which is a hugely important factor at the Italian circuit. 'Monza is a real test for the engineers and drivers because it is the ultimate compromise in speed and aero balance for the car,' he said. 'That is unique in F1 these days. We go there in a difficult position as we are not the fastest in a straight line. But we will push to the maximum, matching the passion and spirit we see off the track from the fans, with our usual...
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