Tragic passenger train accident hits home for Lopez

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Statement from Lotus F1 team chairman Gerard Lopez on the disaster in Galicia

Gerard Lopez, Lotus Renault GP owner
Gerard Lopez, Lotus Renault GP owner

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Lotus F1 team chairman Gerard Lopez: “Following the tragic accident on Wednesday 24th July 2013 involving the passenger train in Galicia, I and all within Lotus F1 Team would like to extend our sincere condolences to the family and friends of those affected and involved in the terrible incident.

“As a Galician, I will provide all the help and support possible to those affected by this disaster, which has taken place in an area of the country I know and love so well. As an expression of support, I would like to reach out to those involved and show my unity to the region.

“Furthermore, as a mark of respect and display of moral support, Lotus F1 Team will drive with the Galician flag on the rear wing end plates of both E21 Formula 1 cars throughout the weekend of the Hungarian Grand Prix.”

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