Lotus

PROFILE & HIGHLIGHTS

Profile

Founded1952
Founder
Chapman, Colin
HeadquartersEnstone, GBR
Current Principal
Lopez, Gérard
Current Drivers
Grosjean, Romain
Maldonado, Pastor

Historical Totals

GP Contested581
Poles107 (7.58 %)
Podiums196 (13.89 %)
Wins81 (5.74 %)
Points1958 (1994)
Best WC Rank1
Const. WC Titles7
Drivers' WC Titles6

Milestones

1st GP MCO  1958
1st Pole MCO  1960
1st Podium MCO  1960
1st Win MCO  1960
1st Point BEL  1958
1st Const. WC Title 1963
1st Drivers' WC Title 1963
Last GP ITA  2014
Last Pole SMR  1987
Last Podium USA  2013
Last Win AUS  2013
Last Point MCO  2014
Last Const. WC Title 1978
Last Drivers' WC Title 1978

Season Results

Season Overview - 1961

  • 1961
    • 2014
    • 2013
    • 2012
    • 2011
    • 2010
    • 1994
    • 1993
    • 1992
    • 1991
    • 1990
    • 1989
    • 1988
    • 1987
    • 1986
    • 1985
    • 1984
    • 1983
    • 1982
    • 1981
    • 1980
    • 1979
    • 1978
    • 1977
    • 1976
    • 1975
    • 1974
    • 1973
    • 1972
    • 1971
    • 1970
    • 1969
    • 1968
    • 1967
    • 1966
    • 1965
    • 1964
    • 1963
    • 1962
    • 1961
    • 1960
    • 1959
    • 1958
RaceMCONLDBELFRAGBRGERITAUSA Totals
Best Grid14845373-
Laps in Lead87----15-72174
Fastest Lap2
Best Finish1383101101-
Points8404080832

PERFORMANCE PROFILE

Year DriversPoles Wins 1-2 Fin. Points Best Rank LIL RIL FL Pod. Dbl. Tpl. GS
2014 Grosjean, R.; Maldonado, P. 0 0 0 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 Grosjean, R.; Kovalainen, H.; Räikkönen, K. 0 1 0 315 4 77 0 2 14 0 0 0
2012 d'Ambrosio, J.; Grosjean, R.; Räikkönen, K. 0 1 0 303 4 48 0 3 10 0 0 0
2011 Chandhok, K.; Kovalainen, H.; Trulli, J. 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2010 Kovalainen, H.; Trulli, J. 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 107 81 8 1958 (1994) - 5624 31 78 196 47 26 16
LIL: Laps in Lead RIL: Races in Lead FL: Fastest Lap Double: Win + Pole Triple: Win + Pole + Fastest Lap Grand Slam: Win + Pole + Fastest Lap + Race in Lead

Race Completion Performance

Year GP Entries Starts Poles Wins 2nd3rd4th5th6th7th8thDNQDNSDNFDSQIn the Points Points WC Rank
2014 13 26 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 10 0 2 8 8
2013 19 38 38 0 1 7 6 1 2 2 2 2 0 0 6 0 18 315 4
2012 20 40 40 0 1 4 5 1 4 5 5 1 0 0 7 0 20 303 4
2011 19 38 38 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 10
2010 19 38 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 12 0 0 10
Totals 581 1565 1411 107 81 53 62 61 69 61 56 60 6 154 603 11 303 1958 (1994) -
DNQ: Did Not Qualify DNS: Did not start DNF: Did not finish DSQ: Disqualified

COMPOSITION

YearTeamChassis Designer Aero. Tech. Dir. Engine Eng. Model Eng. Cfg. TyreOil
2014 Lotus F1 TeamE22 Tolliday, M. De Beer, D. Chester, N. Renault Energy F1-2014 1.6L V6 t Pirelli Total
2013 Lotus F1 TeamE21 Tolliday, M. De Beer, D. Chester, N. Renault RS27-2013 2.4L V8 Pirelli Total
2012 Lotus F1 TeamE20 Tolliday, M. De Beer, D. Allison, J. Renault RS27-2012 2.4L V8 Pirelli Total
2011 Team LotusT128 Butler, L. Hinson, M. Gascoyne, M. Renault RS27-2011 2.4L V8 Pirelli Total
2010 Lotus RacingT127 Gascoyne, M. Gascoyne, M. Cosworth CA2010 2.4L V8 Bridgestone BP

Drivers (140)

DriverYears GP Wins
Maldonado, Pastor '14 12 0
Grosjean, Romain '12-'14 51 0
Räikkönen, Kimi '12-'13 37 2
Kovalainen, Heikki '10-'11; '13 39 0
d'Ambrosio, Jérôme '12 1 0
Chandhok, Karun '11 1 0
Trulli, Jarno '10-'11 36 0
Salo, Mika '94 2 0
Adams, Philippe '94 2 0
Bernard, Éric '94 1 0
Lamy, Pedro '93-'94 8 0
Zanardi, Alessandro '93-'94 21 0
Herbert, Johnny '90-'94 54 0
Häkkinen, Mika '91-'92 30 0
Bailey, Julian '91 1 0
Bartels, Michael '91 0 0
Donnelly, Martin '90 12 0
Warwick, Derek '90 16 0
Piquet, Nelson '88-'89 31 0
Nakajima, Satoru '87-'89 43 0
Senna, Ayrton '85-'87 48 6
Dumfries, Johnny '86 15 0
de Angelis, Elio '80-'85 90 2
Mansell, Nigel '80-'84 59 0
Moreno, Roberto '82 0 0
Lees, Geoff '82 1 0
Andretti, Mario '68-'69; '76-'80 79 11
Reutemann, Carlos '79 15 0
Rebaque, Hector '78-'79 18 0
Jarier, Jean-Pierre '78 2 0
Peterson, Ronnie '73-'76; '78 59 9
Nilsson, Gunnar '76-'77 31 1
Evans, Bob '76 1 0
Crawford, Jim '75 2 0
Keizan, Eddie '75 1 0
Henton, Brian '75 2 0
Watson, John '75 1 0
Tunmer, Guy '75 1 0
Ickx, Jacky '74-'75 24 0
McNicol, John '74 0 0
Scheckter, Ian '74 1 0
Schenken, Tim '74 1 0
Driver, Paddy '63; '74 1 0
Fittipaldi, Emerson '70-'73 42 9
Charlton, Dave '65; '70-'73 6 0
Trimmer, Tony '72 0 0
Walker, David '71-'72 11 0
Wisell, Reine '70-'72 14 0
Muller, Herbert '71 0 0
Lovely, Pete '59; '69-'71 6 0
Soler-Roig, Alex '70 0 0
Rindt, Jochen '69-'70 19 6
Love, John '69-'70 2 0
Miles, John '69-'70 12 0
Hill, Graham '58-'59; '67-'70 60 4
Bonnier, Joakim '69 2 0
Attwood, Richard '65; '69 9 0
Siffert, Jo '62-'64; '68-'69 35 1
Oliver, Jackie '68 8 0
Brack, Bill '68 1 0
Solana, Moisés '64-'65; '67-'68 6 0
Clark, Jim '60-'68 72 25
Courage, Piers '67 1 0
Fisher, Mike '67 2 0
Baghetti, Giancarlo '67 1 0
Irwin, Chris '67 1 0
Wietzes, Eppie '67 1 0
Russo, Giacomo (Geki) '65-'66 2 0
Hawkins, Paul '65-'66 2 0
Arundell, Peter '63-'64; '66 11 0
Spence, Mike '63-'66 24 0
Rodríguez, Pedro '63; '65-'66 5 0
Puzey, Clive '65 0 0
Raubenheimer, Brian '65 0 0
Bondurant, Bob '65 1 0
Gubby, Brian '64-'65 0 0
Mitter, Gerhard '64-'65 2 0
Niemann, Brausch '63; '65 1 0
Hailwood, Mike '63-'65 11 0
Amon, Chris '63-'65 11 0
Lederle, Neville '62; '65 1 0
Pieterse, Ernest '62-'63; '65 2 0
Maggs, Tony '61; '65 3 0
Ireland, Innes '59-'65 36 1
Revson, Peter '64 4 0
Collomb, Bernard '63-'64 1 0
Taylor, Trevor '61-'64 20 0
Hansgen, Walt '60; '63-'64 1 0
Hill, Phil '63 1 0
Ward, Rodger '63 1 0
Monarch, Thomas '63 0 0
Pilette, André '63 0 0
Sharp, Hap '63 2 0
Seiffert, Günther '62-'63 0 0
Trintignant, Maurice '62-'63 7 0
Kuhnke, Kurt '62-'63 0 0
Campbell-Jones, John '62-'63 1 0
Brabham, Jack '62-'63 6 0
Gregory, Masten '61-'63 11 0
Starrabba, Gaetano '61; '63 1 0
Parnell, Tim '61; '63 2 0
Hall, Jim '60-'63 11 0
Gurney, Dan '62 0 0
Chamberlain, Jay '62 1 0
Penske, Roger '62 1 0
Shelly, Tony '62 1 0
Rodríguez, Ricardo '62 0 0
Schiller, Heinz '62 1 0
Schroeder, Rob '62 1 0
Tingle, Sam '62 0 0
Vaccarella, Nino '62 1 0
Hocking, Gary '62 0 0
Abate, Carlo '62 0 0
van der Vyver, Syd '62 0 0
Seidel, Wolfgang '61-'62 4 0
Prinoth, Ernesto '61-'62 0 0
Bianchi, Lucien '61-'62 4 0
Ashmore, Gerry '61-'62 3 0
Burgess, Ian '61 2 0
Gendebien, Olivier '61 1 0
Mairesse, Willy '61 2 0
Marsh, Tony '61 2 0
May, Michel '61 2 0
Ruby, Lloyd '61 1 0
Ryan, Peter '61 1 0
Bordeu, Juan Manuel '61 0 0
Miles, Ken '61 0 0
Taylor, Henry '61 3 0
Moss, Stirling '60-'61 12 4
Allison, Cliff '58; '61 9 0
Flockhart, Ron '60 1 0
Larreta, Alberto-Rodriguez '60 1 0
Taylor, Mike '60 0 0
Surtees, John '60 4 0
Piper, David '59-'60 2 0
Stacey, Alan '58-'60 7 0
Taylor, Dennis '59 0 0
Halford, Bruce '59 1 0
Bueb, Ivor '58 1 0
Hall, Keith '58 0 0

Chassis (58)

ChassisYears GP
E22 '14 13
E21 '13 19
E20 '12 20
T128 '11 19
T127 '10 19
107C '94 6
109 '94 12
107B '93 16
102D '92 4
107 '92 12
102B '91 16
102 '90 16
101 '89 15
100T '88 16
99T '87 16
98T '86 16
97T '85 16
95T '84 16
93T '83 7
94T '83 7
92 '83 8
91 '82 14
87B '82 1
87 '81 10
88 '81 0
81B '80-'81 6
81 '80 14
80 '79 3
79 '78-'79 26
78 '77-'78 31
77 '76 16
72F '75 3
72E '73-'75 39
72A '70-'71; '74-'75 1
76 '74 7
72D '71-'73 23
56B '71 3
69 '71 2
72C '70-'71 11
49C '70 9
72B '70 5
72 '70 1
49B '68-'70 22
49 '67-'70 18
63 '69 7
43 '66-'67 5
33 '64-'67 27
25 '62-'67 49
20 '65 0
22 '63; '65 1
24 '62-'65 23
21 '61-'63; '65 13
18/21 '61-'63; '65 9
18 '60-'63 18
16 '58-'60 16
12 '58-'59 7
12 (F2) '58 1
16 (F2) '58 1

Tyres (6)

Oils (12)

Manuf. Years GP
Total '11-'14 71
BP '68-'69; '90-'92; '10 71
Castrol '92-'94 40
Elf '83-'89 110
Valvoline '77-'78; '82 48
Essex '79-'81 43
Duckhams '74-'75 29
Shell '62; '68-'71; '74-'75 48
Sasol '73 1
Texaco '72-'73 27
Gulf '69 1
Esso '62; '64; '66-'67 39