Lotus preview the Canadian GP

Date published: June 3 2014

Romain Grosjean returns to the scene of his first second place in F1, but Pastor Maldonado doesn’t expect Lotus to record a similar result this time around.

Romain Grosjean: “I have very good memories (of Montreal) from 2012 when I went from seventh on the grid to my first second place in Formula One. It was a really great day and it was really a strong team result as we used a one-stop strategy to get on the podium after a disappointing qualifying session the day before. Last year wasn’t so good and we struggled with the wet weather and conditions but the place itself? Montreal is a wonderful city to visit. There are obviously a lot of French speakers so it’s like another home race for me, and the fans are so welcoming and knowledgeable. There are also some very good restaurants in Montr