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Full Team Name: Caterham F1 Team
Base: Leafield, UK
Team Chief: Finbarr O'Connell
Technical Chief: John Iley
Drivers: Kamui Kobayashi
  Will Stevens
Chassis: CT05
Power Unit: Renault Sport Energy F1-2014
Tyres: Pirelli
First Season: 2010
World Championships: 0
Highest Race Finish: 11 (x2)
Pole Positions: 0
Fastest Laps: 0
Caterham-Renault CATERHAM
Marcus Ericsson (SWE) Caterham CT05.
Formula One World Championship, Rd8, Austrian Grand Prix, Qualifying, Spielberg, Austria, Saturday, 21 June 2014


Owner Tony Fernandes sells up mid-season to consortium of Swiss & Middle Eastern investors advised by former HRT & Midland boss Colin Kolles, but ongoing financial issues see team miss two of final three rounds, with driver Marcus Ericsson exiting as a result.

Giedo van der Garde (NDL) Caterham CT03 leads team mate Charles Pic (FRA) Caterham CT03.
Formula One World Championship, Rd7, Canadian Grand Prix, Race Day, Montreal, Canada, Sunday, 9 June 2013


Rather than making the hoped for step forward, find themselves behind perennial rivals Marussia in the early races. Updates bring them back on terms, but the longed-for target of a points finish still appears far off and slip to 11th in the final standings.

Caterham branding on the Team Lotus T128.
Formula One World Championship, Rd 9, British Grand Prix, Preparations, Silverstone, England, Thursday, 7 July 2011


Team name changes from Team Lotus to Caterham, the sportscar maker owned by team founder Tony Fernandes. KERS-assisted duo Kovalainen and Petrov seem to have closed the gap to the midfield by mid-season but then trail off. Edge out Marussia for 10th in points.

Heikki Kovalainen (FIN) Team Lotus T128.
Formula One World Championship, Rd 2, Malaysian Grand Prix, Qualifying Day, Sepang, Malaysia, Saturday, 9 April 2011


Switch from Cosworth to Renault power, with Red Bull gearbox and hydraulics, and reinforce position as best of 'new' teams, challenging midfield at some races. Give tester Chandhok one-off race outing in place of Trulli in Germany. Again 10th in final standings.

Mike Gascoyne (GBR) and Tony Fernandes (MAL) CEO AirAsia. Formula One World Championship, Rd 8, British Grand Prix, Race, Silverstone, England, Sunday 21 June 2009.


Lotus name returns to F1 for first time since '94 with all-new, UK-based squad backed by Malaysian consortium. Team quickly establish themselves as best of 2010 newcomers, taking all-important 10th slot in constructor standings.