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Lotus back in F1, BMW Sauber gets new ownership

by Jeremy Korzeniewski (RSS feed) on Sep 16th, 2009 at 3:59PM

Two major announcements came hot on the heels of one another on Tuesday that seem set to shake up the always turbulent Formula 1 series even further in 2010. First, Team Lotus will indeed be back on the starting grid next year to contest the constructors championship with a duo of drivers. Backing the effort is Malaysian automaker Proton, which owns Lotus, and the team will be headquartered at a purpose-built facility at Malaysia's Sepang International circuit. While it's not surprising that Lotus has rejoined F1 after weeks of rumormill gossip, many assumed the team would take the... Read More

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