Lotus F1 Team statement regarding BIC

10.04.2012: Earlier today, the Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) issued a press release attributing quotes to our team showing support for the Bahrain GP.

Earlier today, the Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) issued a press release attributing quotes to our team showing support for the Bahrain GP.


These quotes were part of a full internal and confidential working document, that was also sent on a confidential basis to all F1 team managers last week.


 Lotus F1 Team is one of 12 contestants of the Formula 1 World Championship and we would never try to substitute ourselves for the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA), which is the only party entitled to determine if a Grand Prix should go ahead or not, and we endorse the FOTA statement that was issued earlier to this effect.





Aujourd’hui, le Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) a émis un communiqué de presse comportant des déclarations de notre équipe en faveur du Grand Prix de Bahreïn.


Les déclarations choisies étaient issues d’un document de travail complet, interne et confidentiel, qui a été envoyé à tous les teams managers de F1, également sur une base confidentielle, la semaine dernière.


Lotus F1 Team est l’un des 12 concurrents du Championnat du Monde de Formule 1 et n’envisagerait jamais de se substituer à la la seule entité habilitée à décider si un Grand Prix devait avoir lieu, la Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA).


Par ailleurs, nous soutenons la déclaration émise par la FOTA précédemment sur le sujet.



- Lotus F1 Team - 10.4.2012

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