Hang on to your spline everyone as the 2011 F1 season activity increases to its max. Testing of cars and tyres at their max. After departure of Bridgestone from the sport, Perilli has now got to do hell of work. Apart from testing by Perilli, Renault F1 team has already launched their 2011 season's challenger. There has been a whole new paint job because of the partnership of Renault and Lotus F1 team which will see Renault team renamed as Lotus-Renault GP team at the start of 2011 season on 13th March.
Lotus hopes to take a dominant role in F1 just like the 60s and 70s. To accomplish the task they have went on for a partnership with whom they used to win championships in 60s i,e; Renault. Lotus hopes to take the partnership with Renault to their road cars and introduce Hi-Tec technology of Renault in Hybrid and KERS systems and fuel efficient engines in their other sports cars.