Landy Sport to join new Disco family

Land Rover has announced the first member of its new family of premium compact SUVs - the Discovery Sport.

Toyota's FCV marks fuel-cell future

Toyota's FCV Concept will soon become a reality for the automaker with a fuel-celled car.

'Problem child' kept by Lotus

2012-12-18 08:58

SKILLED, BUT ACCIDENT-PRONE: Lotus's 'problem child' Romain Grosjeann has secured a 2013 drive with the team.

 

LONDON, England - Lotus has ended an intense period of speculation by announcing Romain Grosjean will remain with the team in 2013.


Swiss-born Grosjean, fresh from his win at the 2012 Race of Champions in Bangkok,Thailand, said Dec 17 2012: "It's superb to have the support of everyone at Enstone (the UK factory)."

'HAS HIS TOY BACK'

Lotus and major sponsor Total had reportedly considered ousting 26-year-old Frenchman Grosjean after his often impressive yet tumultuous return to F1 in 2012.

Basler Zeitung, a Swiss newspaper, remarked: "The problem child gets his toy back."

At the same time former Sauber driver Kamui Kobayashi admitted he would not be on the F1 grid for 2013.
 


NEXT ON WHEELS24X
Read more on:    2013  |  lotus

Read Wheels24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining

Inside Wheels24

'Early mistakes' could cost Schumi

A German magazine claims that paramedics misdiagnosed the seriousness of Michael Schumacher's head injuries and that they may have affected his hopes of recovery.

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.