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How Romain Grosjean learned that there is more to a race than Lap 1

An F3 Euroseries champion, when Romain Grosjean entered F1 with Renault in 2009, there was no doubting his speed or his potential, only his 'red mist' issues, particularly at the start of races. Devastated to lose the Renault seat at season end to former Addax (GP2) teammate Vitaly Petrov, Grosjean reveals that he seriously considered dropping motorsport in favour of the other love of his life, cookery, but finding himself thwarted from the outset, returned to racing, finally securing an F1 rise with Lotus. 'I was expecting to get a seat with the team (Renault) going into the 2010 season,' says Grosjean n a piece penned for The Players Tribune. 'I felt I had raced well. I felt I was on the...
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